Same game, different name
Nearly a year after new owners bought Bud's Lanes, the bowling alley has changed its name to St. Croix Lanes.
General Manager and owner Randy Bronstad, who moved to River Falls after he and partner Carter Smith bought Bud's, said the name St. Croix Lanes makes sense to them.
The business sits on St. Croix Street, in St. Croix County, in the St. Croix River Valley.
Besides, he smiles, it sounds kind of "fancy."