The Dredge William A. Thompson has been moored near the backwaters of the Mississippi near the Prairie du Chien marina since 2012. It was moved April 5, during high water, to its final resting spot behind Blair Dillman’s home on County K. The vessel is pictured here near the Winneshiek Bar. (Photo by Dan Moris)
Monday, April 22, 2019
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By Correne Martin On April 5, the William A. Thompson dredge boat was moved from north of Prairie du Chien to its final resting spot at Blair Dillman’s home along County Highway K. He said the majority of it will be scrapped out this coming winter. Though, the top will be donated to the... + continue reading

This view from Vineyard Road shows a large “pond” near the Crossing Rivers Health back parking lot. It is yet to be determined whether or not the 2016 reconstruction of a portion of Vineyard Road is causing the pond. (Photo by Ted Pennekamp)
Monday, April 22, 2019
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  By Ted Pennekamp   An update was given as to the status of the lawsuit filed by Crossing Rivers Health Hospital of Prairie du Chien against Crawford County and the town of Bridgeport during the county board meeting Tuesday morning, April 16. County Attorney Mark Peterson said the... + continue reading

This is one of two pumps on County K north of Prairie du Chien that are pumping water away from a trailer court and into Gremore Lake. The pumps have been pumping for more than two weeks. They pump 30,000 gallons per minute. (Photos by Ted Pennekamp)
Monday, April 22, 2019
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  By Ted Pennekamp   The Mississippi River is now predicted to bounce back up and have a second crest. According to the National Weather Service, the river was at 18.22 feet at 12:45 p.m. on April 19 at the McGregor guage. It dipped down to about 18 feet on April 20 and is predicted to... + continue reading

Todd Krachey is pictured as a 1983 Wauzeka graduate and more recently as an assistant coach for the Wauzeka-Steuben baseball team. His number 44 will be retired April 27.
Thursday, April 18, 2019
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By Correne Martin A prominent member of the Wauzeka community will have his athletic number retired, posthumously, at a Saturday, April 27, Wauzeka-Steuben Hornet baseball game against Boscobel.  Todd Krachey wore the number 44 while playing sports in high school. He played baseball,... + continue reading

Pete’s Hamburger Stand is observing 110 years in business in 2019. Pictured are the third-generation owners (from left) Colleen and Paul Gokey and Mary and Bill Huser. (Photo by Correne Martin)
Thursday, April 18, 2019
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By Correne Martin Pete’s Hamburger Stand was an adventure of humble beginnings. Still in Prairie du Chien, 110 years later, the same flavorful burger—with or without onions, on a fluffy, home-baked bun—is sold from a modest food stand in the heart of the community. Pete Gokey... + continue reading

Mike and Brenda Landwehr stand next to a backlit display panel advertising Airstream travel trailers. Fusion Products, a division of SignX Corporation, is responsible for its sleek design. (Photo submitted)
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
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By Caroline Rosacker The journey from successful business operatives to prosperous business owners has consisted of long hours, creative thinking, determination and financial acuity.   President Mike Landwehr and his wife, Vice-President Brenda Moser Landwehr, of Guttenberg own Fusion... + continue reading

Umbrella Arts is a non-profit organization that complements, supports and expands on the arts in our community. From left, Gail Larson and Cheryl Meyer tend an information booth during last year’s Farmer's Market. (Press photo by Shelia Tomkins)
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
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By Caroline Rosacker Umbrella Arts (UA) members are gearing up for another busy season of advocating art along the banks of the Mississippi River in Guttenberg.  Juanita Loven, spokesperson for the non-profit group, shared their upcoming Flower Fundraiser with The Press. "On the first... + continue reading

Samson Elledge watches as the Torchmate plasma cutter forms one of the street banners the class is creating for the city of Monona. (Photos by Audrey Posten)
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
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Monona street banner project connects students with community By Audrey Posten, North Iowa Times Samson Elledge watches intently as the plasma cutter skims over the blackened sheet of metal. Sparks fly as it traverses the space, carving out stars in its wake, followed by a soldier’s... + continue reading

The Dredge William A. Thompson has been moored near the backwaters of the Mississippi near the Prairie du Chien marina since 2012. It was moved April 5, during high water, to its final resting spot behind Blair Dillman’s home on County K. The vessel is pictured here near the Winneshiek Bar. (Photo by Dan Moris)

This view from Vineyard Road shows a large “pond” near the Crossing Rivers Health back parking lot. It is yet to be determined whether or not the 2016 reconstruction of a portion of Vineyard Road is causing the pond. (Photo by Ted Pennekamp)

This is one of two pumps on County K north of Prairie du Chien that are pumping water away from a trailer court and into Gremore Lake. The pumps have been pumping for more than two weeks. They pump 30,000 gallons per minute. (Photos by Ted Pennekamp)

Todd Krachey is pictured as a 1983 Wauzeka graduate and more recently as an assistant coach for the Wauzeka-Steuben baseball team. His number 44 will be retired April 27.

Pete’s Hamburger Stand is observing 110 years in business in 2019. Pictured are the third-generation owners (from left) Colleen and Paul Gokey and Mary and Bill Huser. (Photo by Correne Martin)

Mike and Brenda Landwehr stand next to a backlit display panel advertising Airstream travel trailers. Fusion Products, a division of SignX Corporation, is responsible for its sleek design. (Photo submitted)

Umbrella Arts is a non-profit organization that complements, supports and expands on the arts in our community. From left, Gail Larson and Cheryl Meyer tend an information booth during last year’s Farmer's Market. (Press photo by Shelia Tomkins)

Samson Elledge watches as the Torchmate plasma cutter forms one of the street banners the class is creating for the city of Monona. (Photos by Audrey Posten)

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