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
At a remembrance ceremony Wednesday night, Sun Prairie mayor Paul Esser and fire chief Chris Garrison each took to the podium to share their thoughts on how the community has responded to last year’s explosion
In the crowd of hundreds gathered around the Sun Prairie Fire Department Wednesday evening, were the staff and residents of the Sun Prairie Health Care Center.
RECOVERY AND REBUILDING
When a former Sun Prairie resident heard about the explosion that leveled nearly an entire city block, she knew she wanted to do something.
Less than a week after the explosion, many people are moving on to what’s next, but Captain Cory Barr’s wife is still dealing with her loss.
Agencies in Sun Prairie have set up what’s called a "multiple agency resource center" or MARC for the ongoing needs of people impacted by Tuesday’s explosion.
Neighborhoods outside the security zone in downtown Sun Prairie have reopened to residents following Tuesday’s gas-main explosion that killed one and destroyed multiple buildings.
A GoFundMe page has been set up for one of the firefighters injured in the gas main explosion July 10 in Sun Prairie.
The Sun Prairie Police Department and City Hall have been reopened today.
The Sun Prairie Police Department is looking for any civilians who may have been hurt in the explosion Tuesday.
TDS Telecom says today in a news release it did not hire, or was working with, a contractor who Tuesday ruptured a natural gas line in Sun Prairie.
Police in Sun Prairie say a small fire rekindled late Wednesday night at the site of the Glass Nickel Pizza in Sun Prairie, one of several buildings destroyed by Tuesday’s explosion.
The owner of Barr House was killed in the explosion in Sun Prairie Tuesday. He was a volunteer firefighter, a father, and well-known in the community.