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Pilot Your Own Houseboat Down the Mississippi

Be the captain of your own ship — literally — and enjoy a houseboat vacation on the Mississippi River. This first-ever Prairie Riders club houseboat trip, planned as a long-weekend cruise on August 22-25, 2014, gives you the chance to explore the Mississippi River at your own pace. On a houseboat, you can you’ll enjoy sandy Mississippi River beaches, historic river towns, unparalleled scenery and excellent fishing. Continue reading

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Plan to Attend the Totally Awesome ’80s Party and Fundraiser

Like, I’m so sure! Make plans to attend our ’80s Party and Fundraiser and have a Totally Rad time.

Planned for Saturday, May 3, at The Lodge at Stein Farms, the Prairie Riders ’80s Party and Fundraiser is the best chance you will have this year to wear acid-washed jeans, flourescent clothing, poofy-shouldered prom dresses or classic parachute pants and feel right at home in the crowd. Get your tickets at the door on May 3 or in advance at the next Prairie Riders meeting — April 16 at 7:30 p.m. in the Wisconsin Room at the Brat Stop.

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Governor Signs AB 407, Bill that Supports Snowmobile Trail Maintenance

On March 19, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signed Assembly Bill 407 into law. Also called Act 142, AB 407 establishes a requirement that all snowmobiles on the state’s trail system have a Wisconsin registration sticker. Previously, only non-residents were required to purchase a trail sticker to ride on Wisconsin state snowmobile trails. Revenue from the trail pass purchase will be used to help clear, groom and maintain snowmobile trails around the state. Continue reading