SUN PRAIRIE: ONE YEAR LATER
A WKOW TV 27 News special presentation looking back on the stories of heroism and resilience that began with the deadly explosion July 10, 2018 in Sun Prairie and continues
A group of Sun Prairie residents has filed a civil suit to recover losses they say they incurred during the gas main explosion a year ago that killed a firefighter and leveled a large portion of downtown.
RECOVERY AND REBUILDING
In the days, weeks and months that would follow, Esser found himself with a responsibility much larger than being mayor.
Hundreds of gas line breaks take place annually, but few snowball into a full-blown emergency.
State officials continue to explore methods to improve excavation safety after a deadly 2018 explosion in Sun Prairie, all while maintaining Wisconsin’s underground infrastructure is one of the safest in the nation.
“I’m going to try to put my best foot forward raising these girls to the best of my ability and that’s the best way I can thank people and honor what they’ve done for us.”
To commemorate the anniversary of the explosion in Sun Prairie that leveled a large part of downtown and killed Fire Captain Cory Barr, the City of Sun Prairie and Sun Prairie Fire & Rescue Company will host a remembrance.
State legislators honored a Sun Prairie firefighter killed in a devastating explosion nearly one year ago on Thursday.
A judge Monday denied a motion to dismiss a wrongful death lawsuit brought by Abby Barr, the widow Sun Prairie firefighter Cory Barr, who died last July in the gas main explosion.
SUN PRAIRIE (WKOW) — Wisconsin’s two U.S. Senators are introducing legislation to rename the Sun Prairie Post Office in honor of the fire captain killed
Mayor Paul Essar said the fire department is partnering with the city to plan a memorial for Captain Cory Barr.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued citations on Thursday to two contractors connected to the deadly explosion in Sun Prairie.