By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Seasons traditions
The telethon this year was hosted by Patrick Ralph and Betsy Ralph-Tollefson, with appearances by, among others, Pioneer Pete. - photo by Photo by Andy McNeill

Traditions of the Christmas season include, of course, stringing lights on houses. In the Platteville area, another holiday tradition is the UW–Platteville Badger Camp Telethon. If you have a display you think The Journal should feature in the Christmas season, email a photo or its address to