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Senior center to sell brats Friday

The will host a bratwurst sale Friday.

In addition to brats, there will be hot dogs, chips, soda and water for sale at the Colonial Club Senior Activity Center from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Drive-through service is available at the front doors, according to the Sun Prairie Star. 

The Colonial Club is at 301 Blankenheim Lane... Read More

Sun Prairie mom upstarts group for parents with children with autism

Sun Prairie resident Brenda Wilcox has started an autism support group in the city that begins next month.

Meetings are held the third Thursday of the month from 7-9 p.m. at the Northeast YMCA, 1470 Don Simon Drive, the Sun Prairie Star reported. Each meeting will have a theme or a guest speaker and there is no cost to attend... Read More

McFarland State Bank wins 2014 Corn Fest Parade contest

The 2014 Sweet Corn Festival Parade was held on Thursday, Aug. 14... Read More

Bank to host lunchtime summer grill out

A Sun Prairie bank said it will host an open house on Aug. 22 from noon-2 p.m.

AnchorBank invited residents for a summer grill out to meet the branch's new staff.

"Everyone is welcome to stop by for lunch," Branch Manager Lisa Reinsad said in the news release. 

The open house takes place at the Sun Prairie AnchorBank branch, 1516 W. Main St.

Police to take part in OWI enforcement program

The Sun Prairie Police Department said it will join hundreds of other law enforcement agencies throughout the state in cracking down on drunken driving during the annual "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign from Friday to Sept. 1.

In a news release, the Sun Prairie Police Department said it will urge citizens to be cautious and careful while operating a vehicle during the focused enforcement program on drunken driving. Officers are asking citizens to make good judgment calls before getting into a car and use a designated driver or another way home if impaired.

For more information on the campaign, contact Sgt. Ryan Cox at 608-825-0965.

Orange Leaf to host community radio fundraiser August 18

Sun Prairie residents interested in bringing non-profit, non-commercial community radio to the city have a tasty opportunity to help do just that... Read More

Sun Prairie Library to host community event about bees

Sun Prairie Library to host community event about bees

On Wednesday, August 27 at 6:30 p.m., the Sun Prairie Library will be hosting a community event for people to learn all about bees.

Find out everything there is to know about honeybees, their wax, honey, and their role as pollinators. Learn about the historical development of honeybees, their lifecycle, and ways to work with them.

There will be an opportunity to taste honey and pollen, sniff beeswax candles, handle a real hive, smoker, and other beekeeping equipment.

This event will be presented by Jeanne Hansen from the Dane County Beekeeping Association.