World news – Sun Prairie’s Jimmy the Groundhog predicts early spring


SUN PRAIRIE (WKOW) – Wisconsinites can expect early spring after Jimmy, the groundhog in Sun Prairie, missed his shadow Tuesday morning.

The 73rd annual Groundhog Day event in Sun Prairie was virtual this year due to the pandemic, but that didn’t stop Jimmy from sharing his forecast for 2021.

Companies across Sun Prairie are running Groundhog Day specials including Buck ‘n Honey’s, Beans n Cream, Brett and Brush , Forever Yours Jewelry, Faded Roots Boutique, Groundswell Wisconsin, Prairie Flowers and Gifts, and Wisconsin Apparel.