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Sun Prairie Police host Drug Take Back Day on October 23

The City of Sun Prairie, in cooperation with the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), will … Read more


Council appoints Peter Krystowiak as new city assessor

The City of Sun Prairie announced Peter Krystowiak has been appointed as the new City Assessor. Read more


Chamber's Spooktacular scheduled for Thursday, October 28

The Sun Prairie Chamber of Commerce recently announced the Halloween Spooktacular will take place on Thursday, Oct. 28 from 1-4:30 p.m. Read more


Prairie Music & Arts planning October 22 open house

Prairie Music & Arts is celebrating the arts during an open house on Friday, Oct. 22 at 798 Lois Drive in Sun Prairie. Read more


Sun Prairie student charged after allegedly threatening school administrator

A 17-year-old teen was charged with disorderly conduct after allegedly threatening a school dean on Snapchat. Read more



Cardinals advance, need to tune up

Sun Prairie boys soccer got the win, but struggled to finish possessions against La Follette.  Read more

Prairie Lanes Scores

Honors Scores: Week of Oct. 11- Oct. 17. Read more


Cardinals prep for postseason with quality conference run

Both the boys and girls cross country teams took 4th at conference as the postseason is set to begin.  Read more


Undefeated streak grows for Sun Prairie

The Sun Prairie boys soccer team brings a 14-game undefeated streak into the playoffs after yet another successful week of play. Read more


Schulz shines, Cardinals conference champs

Schulz saves the day as Verona gives Sun Prairie all it can handle. Cardinals finish the regular season undefeated, win Big Eight conference.  Read more



Sun Prairie student completes Patrick Marsh walkway project

A Sun Prairie Girl Scout’s Gold Project to install a new walkway at Patrick Marsh has been completed.  Read more


More about Patrick Marsh Wildlife Area

Patrick Marsh is a 340-acre wildlife area on the east side of Sun Prairie owned by the Wisconsin DNR and Groundswell Conservancy. Featuring… Read more


Review: Ron and Clint Howard reveal Hollywood success story

“The Boys,” by Ron Howard and Clint Howard (William Morrow) Read more


Historic downtown walking tour

Start your morning at Sun Prairie Farmers Market in Cannery Square and spend an hour on a guided tour learning about Sun Prairie’s Historic… Read more


Spice up autumn with Easy Pumpkin Chili

Every year, the week before Halloween, we host a little pumpkin carving party. Since I'm an enthusiast of inexpensive, nearly effortless en… Read more



National divorce: A poisonously stupid idea

Divorce usually isn’t a good idea, and that’s especially true of a nearly 250-year-old continental nation. Read more


Getting kicks in Washington DC

“The (plug in random NFL team) play Radio City Rockettes offense. One, two, three, kick.” That’s an old football joke. If you don’t underst… Read more


Bill that would limit liability for gun makers and dealers is gaining attention in Madison

A bill that would limit liability for gun makers and dealers in civil court cases could make it harder to punish those who sell firearms la… Read more


Global water crisis affects us all

Here in the United States, we have grown accustomed to thinking we will always have access to plentiful, clean water. We just assume we can… Read more


From The Star's Mailbag: Thanks for Sunshine Place support

Sunshine Place would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the Sun Prairie community for supporting phase two of our #ActofKindnessSP cam… Read more


Weather Today



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A few morning showers. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 40s.

Cloud Coverage:66%
Wind:SSE at 9 mph
Chance of Rain:55%
UV Index:3 Moderate
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