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Friday - February 26, 2010 12:45 pm

NEW JAIL, NO BASEMENT

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IT WILL BE CHEAPER TO REPLACE SOME BAD SOIL THAN TO BUILD A BASEMENT IN ITS PLACE. THAT'S ONE REASON WHY HOUSTON COUNTY HAS DECIDED NOT TO ADD A BASEMENT…

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Thursday - February 25, 2010 9:41 pm

CHANGES FOR RIVERWATCH?

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MORE WATCHERS, MORE TERRITORY, LONGER HOURS? ARE THERE WAYS THAT THE RIVERWATCH PROGRAM IN DOWNTOWN LA CROSSE COULD BE IMPROVED? THE QUESTIONS ARE COMING UP, AS A RESULT OF THE…

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Some were quick to celebrate new legislation regulating the payday lending industry in Wisconsin. From Consumer Credit Counseling Services, Ken King wasn't one of them. He says, for one thing, …

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Thursday - February 25, 2010 6:22 pm

Change in Command in Order for Naval Cadets

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Once a navy man, always a navy man. La Crosse city council member Tom Sweeney just can't get away from his past. On Sunday, Sweeney officially takes command of the…

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Thursday - February 25, 2010 6:15 pm

Organics Show Strength at Conference

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There was a time when organic foods were a tiny little portion of the market.   It's the stuff you had to hunt for. Not anymore. Faye Jones is the executive…

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Thursday - February 25, 2010 1:15 pm

GYPSY MOTH FIGHT

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THE PLANES WILL BE FLYING TO KEEP TREES FROM DYING... THE WISCONSIN AG DEPARTMENT IS PREPARING TO SPRAY CHEMICALS IN 20 COUNTIES THIS YEAR, TO CONTROL THE SPREAD OF THE…

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Thursday - February 25, 2010 1:10 pm

WAIT ON MURDER EVIDENCE

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THE TRAIL IN A 25-YEAR-OLD MURDER MYSTERY IN LA CROSSE HAS COOLED OFF A BIT, AND A LOCAL INVESTIGATOR ISN'T HAPPY. LA CROSSE SHERIFF'S CAPTAIN KURT PAPENFUSS SAID LAST MONTH…

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Wednesday - February 24, 2010 10:39 pm

TIME TO TAKE THE CENSUS

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THE MORE PEOPLE WHO ANSWER THE CENSUS, THE MORE MONEY YOU GET. TIM ACKLIN OF LA CROSSE'S CITY PLANNING DEPARTMENT SEES THAT AS A GOOD INCENTIVE FOR FOLKS TO COMPLETE …

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Wednesday - February 24, 2010 6:38 pm

Ice Recovery Teams Deserve Credit

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Upon further review......, a big attaboy to the ice rescue team of the fire department in La Crosse. And really everybody else involved in the Craig Meyers recovery last week…

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