Water goes over Ambro Road near the intersection of County K Sunday. The Mississippi River was at 15.9 feet at 7:45 a.m. on Monday, March 18. It is predicted to reach 17.3 feet by March 21. Minor flood stage at McGregor is 16 feet. (Photo by Ted Pennekamp)
Monday, March 18, 2019
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  River flow continually monitored By Ted Pennekamp   The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, continues to lower water elevations within its six Mississippi River headwaters reservoirs in anticipation of spring snow melt. All elevations are given using National Geodetic... + continue reading

Rod and Manette Hall are the new owners of Prairie Motor Sports in Prairie du Chien. They will be selling and servicing mainly Kawasaki and CFMoto UTVs, ATVs, jet skis and motorcycles. (Photo by Correne Martin)
Monday, March 18, 2019
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By Correne Martin New owners took over Prairie Motor Sports on Jan. 1, and this week, they will officially celebrate with an open house March 15-23.  Rod and Manette Hall, who also own Rod’s Ride On Powersports in La Crosse, purchased the business on La Pointe Street in Prairie du... + continue reading
Monday, March 18, 2019
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By Correne Martin and Audrey Posten The combination of snowmelt and rainfall is causing flooding along the Mississippi and Kickapoo Rivers. The typical high water communities in southwest Wisconsin and northeast Iowa are on alert and proactively preparing for a projected 17.7-foot crest of the... + continue reading

Prairie du Chien city employees Mike Anthony, Todd Clanton and Rich Stovey worked carefully to install an authentic birch bark canoe at the Tourist Information Center March 11. (Photo by Correne Martin)
Thursday, March 14, 2019
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Editor's note: This article includes additional information than what was published in our Wednesday, March 13, issue.   By Correne Martin A traditional Ojibwe birch bark ceremonial canoe, donated to the Wisconsin Canoe Heritage Museum in Spooner by Rochelle Lamm in 2017, is being... + continue reading

Tara Henry’s parents pinned her new sergeant badge on after she was promoted to the position.
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
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By Correne Martin A new sergeant has taken her position at the Prairie du Chien Police Department, while some other shuffling has happened within the department, including two key resignations.  Tara Henry, who has worked for the department for over 10 years, was officially promoted to... + continue reading

The former St. Mary’s Academy and Wyalusing Academy main building has been converted into Lawler School Lofts, a 40-unit apartment complex.
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
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  Commonwealth Development says they will make  payments when due and consistent with legal obligations By Ted Pennekamp   Numerous Prairie du Chien and area contractors who worked on the nearly completed $8.7 million Lawler School Lofts project are quite angry because they say... + continue reading

Clayton Ridge students, from left, Beau Cline and Vincent Schmelzer have recently completed the process to become Eagle Scouts. (Photo submitted)
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
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By Caroline Rosacker Two dedicated young men, seniors at Clayton Ridge High School, have reached the highest achievement attainable in the Boy Scouts of America program.  Beau Cline, son of Darcy and Shane Cline, and Vincent "Vinny" Schmelzer, son of Erin and Mike Schmelzer, have... + continue reading

From left, Dave Brown and Forest Brown are ready to take this brand new Mustang convertible for a spin. Forest and his brother, David, are now owners of the Brown's Family of Dealerships. (Press photo by Caroline Rosacker)
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
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By Caroline Rosacker "Your hometown dealer no matter where your hometown may be." That's the motto of Brown's Family of Dealerships.   The car dealership has locations in Guttenberg, Elkader, Dyersville and West Branch. Business partners and brothers, Forest and David Brown... + continue reading

Water goes over Ambro Road near the intersection of County K Sunday. The Mississippi River was at 15.9 feet at 7:45 a.m. on Monday, March 18. It is predicted to reach 17.3 feet by March 21. Minor flood stage at McGregor is 16 feet. (Photo by Ted Pennekamp)

Rod and Manette Hall are the new owners of Prairie Motor Sports in Prairie du Chien. They will be selling and servicing mainly Kawasaki and CFMoto UTVs, ATVs, jet skis and motorcycles. (Photo by Correne Martin)

Prairie du Chien city employees Mike Anthony, Todd Clanton and Rich Stovey worked carefully to install an authentic birch bark canoe at the Tourist Information Center March 11. (Photo by Correne Martin)

Tara Henry’s parents pinned her new sergeant badge on after she was promoted to the position.

The former St. Mary’s Academy and Wyalusing Academy main building has been converted into Lawler School Lofts, a 40-unit apartment complex.

Clayton Ridge students, from left, Beau Cline and Vincent Schmelzer have recently completed the process to become Eagle Scouts. (Photo submitted)

From left, Dave Brown and Forest Brown are ready to take this brand new Mustang convertible for a spin. Forest and his brother, David, are now owners of the Brown's Family of Dealerships. (Press photo by Caroline Rosacker)

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