The search for the Oktoberfest medallion in La Crosse seems to be getting shorter every year...
Last year, the hunt ended after only five days...and this year, a 20-year-old searcher from Chaseburg discovered the prize after just four clues. Emily Manske says hints about wood and the city's lumber industry led her to Houska Park on Thursday morning. It was her first time doing the medallion hunt. The medal was hidden under leaves at the footbridge in Houska. Manske wins two tickets to the Festmaster's Ball and 500 dollars in cash.
La Crosse's soon-to-be police chief is getting ready to take over his
There's sagging rooflines throughout La Crosse. Rotting porches.
No charges filed yet in Monroe County against a Tomah man suspected of driving drunk for the 10th time...
Fifty-three-year-old Paul Premo was spotted on Highway 16 at Sparta yesterday, going about 15 miles above the speed limit. A state trooper smelled alcohol, and had Premo tested. After a blood draw at a hospital, Premo was sent to the Monroe County jail. Court records show he's been arrested for OWI five times in the last nine years, and he has a long list of charges in the Wisconsin Rapids area.