Chefs teaming up for ‘Burger Bash’ fundraiser

Four area chefs from Steelville, Cuba, and St. James will be squaring off in a friendly competition on Father’s Day to benefit an area non-profit. The Father’s Day Burger Bash will be hosted by Peaceful Bend Winery from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, with all burger sale proceeds going to the Community Child Care Center in Steelville.

County citizen complains about trash

Crawford County resident Tim Lincoln approached the county commission last week to ask who is responsible for trash dumped on private property located on county roads. Following a discussion with those present at the weekly commission meeting, including the sheriff, the group agreed to work together to address the problem.

Late Night Cathedral Cave Tours offered at Onondaga Cave State Park June 22

Join representatives from the Onondaga Friends Association for a unique, guided, late night Cathedral Cave Tour from 9:30 p.m. to approximately midnight June 22.

Photography tours of Onondaga and Cathedral caves offered at Onondaga Cave State Park June 23

Are you an avid and artistic photographer looking for a new and unique subject? Then look no further than Onondaga Cave State Park. Join a member of the Onondaga Friends Association with a passion for photography as she leads tours through two great caves for hours of photographic possibilities Sunday, June 23.

High water and rising temperatures equal great bass fishing

    The sweet scent of honeysuckle wafts through the open windows at my house as the sun peaks over the eastern horizon. I sip my first cup of morning coffee as I reminisce about the fabulous bass fishing trip I enjoyed with my 14-year-old granddaughter, Jaydin Cooper the day before. Thanks to high water and rising temperatures, we enjoyed an outstanding day of bass fishing together.