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Monday, May 11, 2009

This Week in Wisconsin

There's still time, so don't panic, just drag out your best little black dress, Jimmy Choo heels and get your hair done now! Wisconsin Fashion Week kicks off in Madison next Tuesday, and one lucky attendee will win a $2,000 shopping spree! And there's an after-party at Frida's Friday at 10pm. For more information
contact Kristi Moe at 608-
320-3322, kristi@

Interested in strengthening Wisconsin's rural communities? Make plans now to attend Wisconsin Rural Summit 6 on June 5 at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Stevens Point. This year's theme: "Rallying Communities: Re-frame, Re-build, Innovate!" For more info: Rick Rolfsmeyer, Executive Director, 608-967-2322 or .

Hate to bring you down, but here in the Stateline area, we're still waiting for drier weather to put corn in. Then along comes this pour-a-bucket-on-little-Mary-Sunshine's-head bit of news: "Nice today, but storms coming mid-week."

Good news! You can plan your Dells getaway beginning now: "Lake Delton in the Wisconsin Dells has been refilled after it emptied into the Wisconsin River during heavy rains last summer."