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.
Tour stopped in French Island on Thursday, before heading to Missouri.
Police want public's help in finding Justin McElwain, who was driving car.
While waiting for his La Crosse court date,
51-year-old heads to another county for same charges.
City council must approve board's choice for $35-million remodel.
Roommate found the man lying face down, unresponsive, in basement.
In 1972, U-W-La Crosse was thinking of building a new football stadium on the far south side of town, at the Holy Cross seminary. The Wisconsin Building Commission would have to study the proposal for the college to buy Memorial Field, and then have the new stadium built near Highway 14. U-W-L eventually did put up a new stadium more than 30 years later...at the same location as the old one.
A new choral group at Viterbo College was getting attention. It was called the Hallelujah Singers, and most of the chorus members were black. Leading the singers was the first African-American hired as a full-time instructor at Viterbo...Sister Thea Bowman. After her years at Viterbo, Sister Thea gained a national reputation as a leader among black Catholics in the U.S.
Bill Haley and His Comets, best known for the 50's hit 'Rock Around the Clock,' were still performing in the early 70's, and played at La Crosse's Sawyer Auditorium. The Mayo Auditorium in Rochester hosted a country show starring Conway Twitty and Loretta Lynn...45 years ago, 1972, Yesterday in La Crosse.
Homes evacuated. Police put up three-block perimeter behind store.
Callers to 9-1-1 said the man was suicidal, and threatening cops.
Joshua Kletzke of La Crosse had been sought for more than a week.
Police dept. has taken over operations of the ramps.