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Opinion sways on Obamacare, Wisconsin could use federal money

31 August 2015
Opinion sways on Obamacare, Wisconsin could use federal money

 Medicaid money could help those in county jail, says La Crosse supervisor

DNR fish consumption advisory relased

31 August 2015
DNR fish consumption advisory relased

Among recommendations, eat less predator fish

School starts Tuesday, watch for school crossings

31 August 2015
School starts Tuesday, watch for school crossings

Crossings are same intersections as last year

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Incomplete police chase data raises suspicions

01 September 2015

It seems the public's mistrust of police is at an all-time high. Most of the time, that mistrust is misplaced. But sometimes people have reason to be suspicious of law...

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Monday, 15 April 2013 10:03

Big Time Dealer Brought Down

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A man police say is a substantial drug dealer in La Crosse and western

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Monday, 15 April 2013 05:34

Monroe County Head On Crash Sends One To Hospital

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A Norwalk man is recovering in a La Crosse Hospital today after being in a

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It's not illegal to run an escort service in La Crosse. It is, however,

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Monday, 15 April 2013 05:25

Man Drives Car Into Sparta Lake

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Members of the Sparta Police and Fire Department's were busy last

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Friday, 12 April 2013 12:49

Doyle Likes Company Wellness Programs

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Company wellness programs would provide a tax credit to small businesses

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Friday, 12 April 2013 12:28

Did You Vote For "Nobody"?

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Tim Kabat was a big winner in last week's election in La Crosse, but several no-name candidates also picked up votes.

Literally, no-name candidates such as 'nobody,' 'no good,' 'anybody else,' 'me,' and 'a good old boy.' Those were among the dozens of entries written in on La Crosse County ballots April 2nd. Not too many write-in votes were cast for the mayor's race in La Crosse, in which Kabat defeated Doug Farmer. Greater numbers of write-ins were cast in contests for the county board or circuit judge, where many incumbents ran unopposed. Just for judge, there were votes for Matt Harter, John Medinger, Don Weber, Roy G. Biv, WIZM's Mike Hayes, and 'Ima Crook.'

 

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Friday, 12 April 2013 11:11

Drought Update

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) A cool, rainy spring is easing dry conditions in parts of the nation's farm belt that saw the worst of last year's drought. But optimism is being tempered, as that weather pattern has kept anxious farmers in most of Iowa, Nebraska, Illinois, and Wisconsin from planting.

The latest drought monitor released Thursday shows snowmelt and rain replenished ground moisture in parts of eastern Iowa, northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin. Central Iowa counties are improved but still short of moisture.

Rain has helped drought-parched areas of Texas, Oklahoma and Nebraska, but many counties remain woefully dry. There is enough topsoil moisture in much of the farm belt to allow plants to emerge, but no deep moisture to rely on if the rain stops again.

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Friday, 12 April 2013 11:10

Wolf Hunt Petitions

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) A group of humane societies has appealed a Dane County judge's ruling that wolf hunters can use dogs. The humane societies filed a lawsuit last year alleging the state Department of Natural Resources failed to impose any real restrictions on wolf hunters using dogs when the agency set up the framework for the wolf season. The societies argued the lack of regulations would create deadly wolf-dog brawls in the woods.

Judge Peter Anderson issued a double-sided decision this past January that hunters can't train dogs on wolves in Wisconsin but they can use them to track down wolves during the season.

The societies filed their notice of appeal on Friday.

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Friday, 12 April 2013 11:08

Pack Heat And Eat

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BROWNSDALE, Minn. (AP) The owner of a restaurant in small southern Minnesota city is offering a discount to customers `packing heat.' Steve Nagel owns Langtry Cafe in the Mower County community of Brownsdale. Nagel says every Thursday is ``conceal and carry day.'' Customers carrying their guns to the restaurant will get 15 percent off your meal. And if you carry a gun openly, it's a 25 percent discount.

Nagel's restaurant has hosted conceal-and-carry permit classes in the past. 2 classes next month are already sold out.

Nagel says most of his customers have a permit to carry, so he doesn't mind giving them a discounted meal for demonstrating their Second Amendment rights.

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