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Do you have a plan? The state of Wisconsin is reminding people of the importance of having an emergency preparedness plan in the event of a disaster. Governor Walker has...
One victim of the October 28th fatal house fire in Adams County has been identified as 79 year old Ronald Peak of the Town of Easton. Ronald’s wife, 77 year old Joann Peak survived the fire and remains hospitalized in Madison.
Investigators are still waiting for positive I.D. of the second fatality by DNA comparison.
The investigation revealed the fire started in a camper parked next to the house then spread to the mobile home. The yet unidentified man was found in the camper, and Ronald Peak was found in the mobile home. There is nothing to suggest that the fire was anything other than accidental at this time, but the investigation is ongoing.
The next move in deciding the future of La Crosse's three libraries is in the mayor's hands...
Library director Kelly Krieg Sigman says Mayor Tim Kabat has not yet appointed a task force to look at ways to keep the South Branch library open beyond next year. The library board voted this month to use reserve funds and other money to avoid closing the south-side branch. At that meeting, Kabat said a task force would look into future library needs. Meanwhile, Krieg Sigman says some reduction of library hours is still being considered to save money during 2013.
A truck driver is reported dead after a rollover crash on I-90 near Nodine yesterday...
Investigators say the driver may have had a medical emergency. The semi reportedly crashed through a fence and ended up on a county road. Passersby broke a window to get to the driver, to give him CPR, but he died by the time a medical helicopter got to the scene.