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How to pay for better roads remains elusive for Wisconsin legislators. The state in recent years has resorted to borrowing money to pay to build or fix roads. A lot...
Remember the Julia Belle Swain?
The steamboat was a fixture on La Crosse's riverfront until about five years ago, when the economy forced its owners to end regular cruises. But now, some investors are working on a way to bring the boat back to Riverside Park. City park director Steve Carlyon says the Julia Belle could be docked on the levee soon, in preparation for future river travels. A request to put the boat on display at Riverside Park goes before the La Crosse park board tomorrow night.
New proposals for traffic controls on 33rd street in La Crosse are on the
More than expected from the first meeting of the Weigent Hogan neighborhood
Bring it back for another vote, and allow some changes to be made...
That's what Congressman Tim Walz is calling on House leadership to do with a new farm bill passed yesterday. The bill was narrowly approved along party lines, and Minnesota Democrat Walz isn't happy with how the measure was handled.
Walz is upset that at the same time Congress is looking for ways to save money, the farm bill includes subsidies to promote farming on poor quality land.