Heavy ice will delay first towboats;

March 18, 2013 at 4:03 am in Hudson Star-Observer

The first spring shipping boats will appear later than normal on the Mississippi River in western Wisconsin. Meanwhile, a thousand people connected with Wisconsin tourism are gathered in Madison to rally around the state’s second largest industry. Read on for stories about a fatal duplex fire in West Allis, goats killed in a barn fire near Janesville and the state’s latest snowmobile fatality. Continue Reading