New regulations kicking in for e-cigs, hookahs, little cigars
La Crescent, Hokah also have markets
Is anyone minding the store? And does anybody in Madison even care? Those are legitimate questions, as the boondoggle that is the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation continues to be the...
A 61 year old Monroe County man is dead after falling from the roof of a pole shed last night. The Monroe County Sheriff’s Department says the accident occurred in the Township of Glendale.
Rescue personnel say the man was dead when they arrived on scene.
The matter still under investigation by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department. The man's name is being withheld pending notification of family.
The gates go on April 21st...
That's the day when La Crosse will switch on the ticket gates in the downtown parking ramps. The first day will be free, but drivers will be charged beginning on the 22nd. Parking board chair Audrey Kader says the free Monday is designed to let weekend customers remove their cars without having to pay the new charge. The parking board set the activation day on Wednesday after repeated delays, and several months after the ticketing equipment was installed in the ramps.
When Governor Scott Walker put $35 million towards the state's tech colleges and high school's last week, he said it s all about training more people and giving them the skills needed to fill jobs today and the ones that will be coming up in the next couple of years. Western Technical College President, Lee Raasch agrees. A portion of the money will also be used to help employers identify the skill sets disabled residents in the state bring to the workplace. Raasch says the money's could be used by the state's tech colleges as soon as this fall. Other one year programs that will reap the benefits....networking, medical assistant, information technology and license practical nursing. Both on the La Crosse and Juneau County campuses.