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Prairie du Chien author Anne M. Jenks has written two children’s books and is working on a third.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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  Prairie du Chien author writes  children’s books with a message By Ted Pennekamp   A Prairie du Chien woman has recently published two children’s books and is working on a third. The colorfully illustrated “Bitsy Bear” and “The Icky, Sticky, Tea... + continue reading

How many artists can say that Bob Dylan is a fan? Well Carolyn Wonderland can. This Texas gal is a musical force equipped with the soulful vocals of Janis Joplin, the guitar slinging skills of Stevie Ray along with a huge dose of soulful individuality. She pens many of her own tunes and her music has been used in television series such as Time Of Your Life and Homicide. Besides being a master guitar player, Carolyn also plays piano, accordian, trumpet, mandolin and lap steel. (Photo copyright: R.R. Rodriguez)
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Carolyn Wonderland has never forgotten where she came from. On her new album, “Peace Meal,” she brings the hard-won lessons of her own blessed life together with stories from some of the world’s best-known and most beloved songwriters (Bob Dylan, Janis Joplin, Robert Hunter,... + continue reading

There are currently seven women over the age of 90 living at the Rivercrest Villages apartments in Prairie du Chien. These sweet ladies include (front row, from left) Alice Shulka, 90; Grace Graap, soon to be 98; (back row) Dorothy Konichek, soon to be 91; Mae Motsinger, 92; and Mattie Hutson, soon to be 92. Not pictured are Evelyn Hillman, 91; and Gladys Ertel, soon to be 91. (Photo by Correne Martin)
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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By Correne Martin   When asked to recall their lives before electricity, telephones and running water became conventional, a group of ladies at Rivercrest Villages in Prairie du Chien gushed with amusement and plenty of memories. Yes, there are days they can vividly remember hand washing... + continue reading

Steve Hansel has over a decade of experience in the sea food industry. (Press photo by Molly Moser)
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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By Molly Moser An evening walk around Guttenberg in mid-July brings all kinds of mouth-watering scents from backyard grills. Thanks to Steve Hansel of Deep Blue Seafood, located on Kestrel Avenue, premium wild caught shrimp, lobster tail, cod loins, and more are available to locals for grilling in... + continue reading

After months of preparation by organizers and months of training by cyclists, RAGBRAI kicked off on Friday night as hundreds of riders and support crew enjoyed Guttenberg and camped alongside the Mississippi River. (Press photo by Molly Moser)
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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By Molly Moser Bike-hauling vehicles with plates from Virginia, Maryland, Georgia, Colorado, New Jersey, Texas, New England, North Carolina, Vermont, Arkansas, Idaho, Alabama, and even Ontario filled RAGBRAI’s main parking lot in Guttenberg on Friday. Some joined the ride for the first time... + continue reading
Local author
Prairie du Chien author Anne M. Jenks has written two children’s books and is working on a third.

How many artists can say that Bob Dylan is a fan? Well Carolyn Wonderland can. This Texas gal is a musical force equipped with the soulful vocals of Janis Joplin, the guitar slinging skills of Stevie Ray along with a huge dose of soulful individuality. She pens many of her own tunes and her music has been used in television series such as Time Of Your Life and Homicide. Besides being a master guitar player, Carolyn also plays piano, accordian, trumpet, mandolin and lap steel. (Photo copyright: R.R. Rodriguez)

There are currently seven women over the age of 90 living at the Rivercrest Villages apartments in Prairie du Chien. These sweet ladies include (front row, from left) Alice Shulka, 90; Grace Graap, soon to be 98; (back row) Dorothy Konichek, soon to be 91; Mae Motsinger, 92; and Mattie Hutson, soon to be 92. Not pictured are Evelyn Hillman, 91; and Gladys Ertel, soon to be 91. (Photo by Correne Martin)

Steve Hansel has over a decade of experience in the sea food industry. (Press photo by Molly Moser)

After months of preparation by organizers and months of training by cyclists, RAGBRAI kicked off on Friday night as hundreds of riders and support crew enjoyed Guttenberg and camped alongside the Mississippi River. (Press photo by Molly Moser)

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