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Kraemer's 5-ton military truck worth its weight

Mazomanie native checks out business, helps out Cross Plains police, rescues 20 flooded residents


November 15, 2018

Citizens of the village of Cross Plains will remember Aug. 20 as the day of the deluge. The rain started earlier that afternoon, and by 11 p.m. the village police and fire departments had received dozens of phone calls requesting rescues from rising flood waters from car rooftops and homes. The historic amount of rain flooded streets and waterways throughout Cross Plains and Black Earth.

Peter Kraemer of Mazomanie had driven his 5-ton military truck to Cross Plains to check in on his place of business, PT Firearms, located in Glaciers Edge Square shopping center. When Cross Plains Police D...

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