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Wed
19
Oct

Lions plastics collection project


Lions Club members: Wanda Everson (Seneca), Carol Crusan, Pete Prew (Prairie du Chien, Rodney Boardmen (Seneca), and Ken Leinweber (Prairie du Chien) worked to collect enough plastic items to receive a bench. (Contributed photo).

The Prairie du Chien and Seneca Lions Clubs have joined together to work for an environmental project. The Lions have been collecting very specific kinds of plastic for several months. For turning in 500 lbs., they will be receiving a park bench from NexTrex.The company uses the plastic in the manufacturing of deck boards and is selective in the types of plastic they are able to use in the process. 

Tue
18
Oct

Chamber highlights manufacturing jobs


The Prairie du Chien Chamber of Commerce and Chamber Manufacturing members are hosting the ‘Heavy Metal’ bus tour’ for 7th and 8th graders. (Contributed graphic)

By Melissa R. Collum 

 

Tue
18
Oct

Why is it important to vote?

By Melissa R. Collum

 

Tue
18
Oct

Student loan relief applications open

On Monday Oct. 17, President Biden announced the application for his student loan relief program is officially live.

Tue
18
Oct

Full strength PdC-RR-S wins first match of season


PdC-RR-S controlled the ball at the Driftless United end for much of the match.

Prairie’s Jackson Smelzer (7) tries to get the ball away from the Driftless United player Friday evening.

Aiden Toberman pushes towards the goal against Driftless United.

Trystan Nesvold and Lance Koresh (18) defend. (Photos by Ted Pennekamp)

By Ted Pennekamp

 

Tue
18
Oct

Seneca girls beat Kickapoo


Lucy Manning of Seneca (5) blocks the ball. (Photos by Ted Pennekamp)

Seneca’s Jorja Clark (#14) and Lucy Manning (#5) go up for the block attempt.

Kendra Chambers smashes the ball back to Kickapoo Thursday night.

Seneca's Kylie Chambers (#4) and Kendra Chambers (#2) go for a block against Kickapoo.

Kylie Chambers (right) battles at the net for Seneca.

Seneca swept visiting Kickapoo three games to none in a Ridge and Valley Conference volleyball match on Oct. 13. 

The Royals improved to 19-2 on the season and 14-0 in the conference.

Tue
18
Oct

Sylvia R. Cooper

Sylvia R. Cooper, 57, of Mt. Hope, passed away on Friday, Oct. 14, 2022, at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City, with her loving husband by her side. She was born on Sept. 5, 1965, in West Germany the daughter of Christa Asmus. Sylvia moved to Kentucky with her family at the age of seven. Her family relocated to Georgia and later Alabama where she met the love of her life, Jackie Cooper. They were united in marriage on July 12, 1991, in Prairie du Chien. Sylvia worked various jobs and had a strong work ethic. She enjoyed spending time on the river fishing, was an excellent cook, and had the sweetest disposition.

Tue
18
Oct

Connie Mary Corlett

Connie Mary Corlett, 84, of McGregor, IA, passed from her earthly life on Oct. 13, 2022. 

Tue
18
Oct

Verna Mae Antonia Panka

Verna Mae Antonia Panka, 81, of Prairie du Chien passed away Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2022, at Prairie Maison in Prairie du Chien following an extended battle with Lewy body dementia. 

Tue
18
Oct

Joan ‘JoAnne’ N. Schaal

Joan “JoAnne” N.  Schaal, 87, was promoted to glory on Oct. 11, 2022. Joanne was born on April 13, 1935, in Bloomington, the daughter of Chester L. and Lucille M. (Orr) Nicholls. She married the love of her life, Ronald L. Schaal, Sr. on May 9, 1952 and started their family. In their nearly 69 years of marriage, they gave all their loving energy to raising Ron Jr., Milton, and Cindy. Ron Sr. preceded her to Heaven on April 9, 2021. She was a loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Mom (aka “The Card Lady”) loved writing cards and letters to family and friends.

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