BELOIT — The focus is on old-fashioned fun and there’s plenty to take in at Heritage Day on Sunday, Sept. 8, at Beckman Mill County Park. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 11600 S. County Highway H.
What: Stateline Area Salute to Vietnam Era Veterans. Featuring a welcome home ceremony hosted by nine area municipalities, the Wisconsin Veterans Museum “Wisconsin Remembers” display wall, music and more.
The Tuesday hike report by Jake Gerlach: This week seven regular hikers showed up for our hike around Lake La Grange. Several other regulars missed because of the monthly meeting of the Ice Age Trail Alliance. The temperature was about 80 and there was high humidity. There is definitely a hint of fall in the flowers and plants. The big bluestem grass is now higher than my head. I noticed some rough blazing star flowers in bloom, the first of the many species of goldenrod are starting to bloom and the sumac is starting to turn red.