SOURCE: The Baraboo National Bank

April 11, 2007 09:19 ET

The Baraboo Bancorporation -- First Quarter 2007 Earnings Summary

BARABOO, WI -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 11, 2007 -- The Baraboo Bancorporation, Inc. (OTCBB: BAOB) announced earnings per share of $.405 for the 3 months ending March 31, 2007. This represents a 7.14% increase over the $.378 earnings per share in 2006. First quarter Net Income for 2007 was $2,001,000 compared to first quarter 2006 income of $1,944,000.

Merlin E. Zitzner, Chairman of the Board and CEO of The Baraboo Bancorporation, Inc., stated, "The earnings per share for the first three months of the year increased by 7.14% over the same period last year because of an increase in net interest income and non-interest income. The Baraboo Bancorporation, Inc. continues to increase earnings and shareholder value by offering the customer excellent service at a reasonable price."

Total assets were $740,695,000 as of March 31, 2007 compared to $691,029,000 on March 31, 2006.

The Baraboo Bancorporation, Inc. is a Wisconsin multi-bank holding company, offering complete banking and related financial services to both individual and business customers. The company owns and operates three independent community banks with a total of 15 locations in Baraboo, Portage, Reedsburg, Green Lake, Lake Delton, Rock Springs, Viroqua, Wonewoc, Elcho and Rhinelander, Wisconsin.

Howe Barnes Investments, Inc. (1-800-800-4693) makes a market in BAOB stock.

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