Whoop & Hollar fills two days with an expanded schedule

Whoop & Hollar fills two days with an expanded scheduleA little bit of rain didn't get in the way of making the 7th Annual Whoop & Hollar Folk Festival this past weekend one of the best yet. The forecast for the two-day festival was miserable — 80 and 90 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms on both days, but the worst didn’t come to…

Whoop & Hollar introduces RV camping in 2019

Whoop & Hollar introduces RV camping in 2019An expanded Whoop & Hollar Folk Festival for 2019 has led to interesting improvements, including RV camping in a unique forest setting on an adjoining property. “This year’s festival is a weekend-long event and we want the experience to be fun and accessible for all,” says artistic director, Josh Wright. Organizers are excited to have…

Museum “friends” group calls meeting

Museum “friends” group calls meetingMickey Dumont The Portage Citizen — With the recent announcement the Fort la Reine Museum’s executive director/curator contract has not been renewed and a new opening day has not been scheduled, a group — members and supporters of the museum — is forming to try and learn what direction the museum’s board is going. The…