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Savoring September: 5 Things Everyone Should Do This Month 

By Molly Banks | September 1, 2023

September: The Transition Month  As the heat of summer gives way to the subtle chill of impending autumn, September emerges as a month of transitions and opportunities. It’s a time when we can savor the best of both worlds, relishing the final moments of warmth…

Steppin Out in Pink 2023 with Kirsten Bucher

By Ken Cooper | August 24, 2023

On this episode of Around River City I had the pleasure to sit down with this years Steppin Out advocate, Kirsten Bucher.  Kirsten’s story is amazing.

Lots of people crowd on the sand of Pettibone beach along the Mississippi River.

Beat the Heat: 6 Activities for Cooling Off Around River City During the Summer 

By Molly Banks | August 3, 2023

As the summer temperatures rise, finding an escape from the heat becomes the number one priority. Luckily, La Crosse offers a range of activities to keep you cool while allowing you to savor the remainder of the summer season. From sun-soaked beaches to refreshingly cool…

Wide view of American Marine with multiple lines of docked boats showing off in water storing along with pontoon rentals. All boats are submerged in deep blue water making for a beautiful day on the water for boating.

Explore the Mississippi River: Boat Rental Services and Activities in La Crosse

By Molly Banks | July 13, 2023

Summertime in La Crosse calls for boat days on the river with your favorite people. Whether you’re looking for a mellow pontoon ride, a fishing boat, or a scenic kayak, these rental services have all the essentials. Grab a cooler and some sunscreen because this…

All Roads Lead to Paulin’s Provisions

By Ken Cooper | May 22, 2023

Ben and Chris thought “Hey….why don’t we put restaurant quality food in jars?”.  So was born Paulin’s Provisions.

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