A native of Prairie du Chien, Brad graduated from U-W-La Crosse and has worked in radio news for more than 30 years, mostly in the La Crosse area. Brad writes the website "Triviazoids," which finds odd connections between events that happen on a certain date, and he writes and performs with the local comedy group Heart of La Crosse. He's been featured on several national TV programs because of his memory skills.
Two people had to be extracted from the vehicle.
Officials had asked state for $12 million for $40 million project.
The Gov. is in favor of legalizing CBD oil,
though there's no way to get it in the state.
Position would replace jail's part-time therapist, who's retiring.
On February 9th, 1964, the Fab Four made their famous first live appearance on 'The Ed Sullivan Show,' sandwiched on Sunday night TV between 'My Favorite Martian' and 'The Judy Garland Show.' The Beatles were featured three weeks in a row on Sullivan...and they weren't very well known before their arrival. The La Crosse Tribune ran a front-page picture of the band that weekend, but Ringo was the only one identified correctly.
La Crosse was hosting other big-name performers that week. Monday night, movie musical star Jane Powell headlined a show at the Sawyer Auditorium, and the next night, a country show featured Jim Reeves and Stringbean. Reeves would die in a plane crash later that year.
Three months after the shooting of President Kennedy in Dallas, designs were being proposed for a large marble monument at the crime scene in that city's Dealey Plaza. It was never built. The La Crosse City Council was getting ready to buy new fluorescent street lights for downtown, at a cost of around $120,000.
Kids enhancing flavor with new, potentially dangerous technique.
About the same number was found during a count last July.
Gov. Walkers' education cuts in past
make him look like a hero now, says Billings.
Senate minority leader, La Crosse's Jennifer
Shilling, still alarmed at size of deficit.
Many attending the "Shoulder to Shoulder" rally sang "We Shall Overcome" and held picket signs and American flags.