Ceremony Marks 1 Year Since Deadly Sun Prairie, Wis. ExplosionMore than 400 people attended a remembrance ceremony Wednesday evening to mark the day when Cory Barr died and six buildings were destroyed.
Mourners Gather For Wis. Firefighter Killed In BlastCory Barr was killed Tuesday night after responding to a gas leak which led to a massive explosion in downtown Sun Prairie.
Explosion Rocks Wis. Town After Gas Main Struck; 1 Firefighter KilledAn explosion rocked a Wisconsin community after a contractor struck a natural gas main in a downtown area filled with bars and other businesses, killing one firefighter and injuring several other people, authorities said.
Mayor Who Suffered Groundhog Bite Loses PrimaryIt's been a rough month for the mayor of Sun Prairie. A frisky groundhog bit the ear of Sun Prairie Mayor Jonathan Freund at a Groundhog Day ceremony earlier this month. Video of Jimmy the groundhog chomping on the mayor's ear got tens of thousands of clicks on You Tube.
'Jimmy The Groundhog' Bites Wis. Mayor's EarThe mayor of a southern Wisconsin town received more than just a forecast from Jimmy the Groundhog Monday morning. Sun Prairie Mayor Jonathan Freund was presenting Jimmy during the Groundhogs Day ceremony when Jimmy took the chance to bit the mayor's ear.
Wis. Woman Held In Puppy-Napping At DMV Office A Sun Prairie woman is being held for allegedly stealing a 6-month-old puppy from a car parked at a Division of Motor Vehicles office.