Area News and Events

WI Gov. Evers Orders “Safer At Home”

Effective:  8:00 AM Wednesday 3-25-2020

Until:          8:00 AM Friday 4-24-2020

  • Stay at home or place of residence
  • Non-essential business and operations must cease
  • All public and private gatherings of any number of people… are prohibited
  • All forms of travel are prohibited, except for Essential Travel…
  • This Order is enforceable by any local enforcement official…..

Read – Emergency Order #12 Safer At Home 3-24-2020

WI Governor Tony Evers:

We have been working hard to ensure the health and safety of the people of our state as we have responded to COVID-19 in Wisconsin. We’ve taken some important steps, but folks, time is of the essence. So today I’m announcing we’ll be issuing a #SaferAtHome order tomorrow.”  [3-24-2020]

 Read – Governor Evers 3-23-20 Announcement


Vernon County Public Health Emergency

“As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic Vernon County Board of Supervisor’s Chairman Dennis Brault has declared a Public Health Emergency although there are no confirmed cases in Vernon County as of March 13th.”

Read – Chairman Brault’s Emergency Press Release

Read – Public Health Emergency Declaration

Vernon County, WI

Effective 3-13-2020


De Soto Area News –

Upcoming De Soto Area Events




VFW Steak Fry

When: Saturday, March 21, 4PM – 8PM

Where: De Soto Community Center

57 Crawford Street  De Soto  WI  (map)



see the contact form below to have your event posted here….


Driftless Area Events – Calendar

De Soto Area Schools – District Event Calendar

De Soto Community Center Calendar –

More Info on Area Towns and Villages –

La Crosse, WI

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Praire du Chien, WI

Viroqua, WI