City council will vote on change next week
Sometimes, when things are working well, you have to wonder why people want to change the way things work. Such is the case with lawmakers in Madison, who want to...
The La Crosse community will say goodbye on Friday to a businessman and his son who were murdered at the family store last weekend.
Services are planned for 11 o'clock at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church for Paul Petras and his teenage son, A.J. Paul owned May's Photo on Main Street, where the shooting took place on Saturday. Police have made no arrests yet, and Captain Robert Lawrence suggests that there's very little information which can be released right now without possibly hindering the investigation.
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
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.