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Alternate-side parking in March could remain

04 May 2016
Alternate-side parking in March could remain

Police says it needs money from law, council members call it money grab

Discussions continue over overcrowding in La Crosse schools

04 May 2016
Discussions continue over overcrowding in La Crosse schools

Board voted against purchase of building for administration

La Crosse police finally equipped with body cams ... kind of

04 May 2016
La Crosse police finally equipped with body cams ... kind of

Dept. only has four cameras, which cost $1,500 each

Racist jokes don't belong at White House

03 May 2016

There is something uncomfortable about watching the annual White House Correspondent's Dinner. And it's not just the room was filled with narcissists pretending to love one another. It was uncomfortable...

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Minnesota may be helping Wisconsin attract more jobs, according to Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker.

Not that the Gopher State is trying to help its neighbor...but Walker says, Minnesota policies should make Wisconsin more appealing to businesses, because that state's governor plans to raise taxes.

 

Speaking to reporters in La Crosse yesterday, the governor said again that his upcoming budget bill will include tax cuts to stimulate job growth.  Walker brought new Economic Development director Reed Hall with him to La Crosse, to meet Mayor Matt Harter and business leaders.

 

 

 

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Planting dozens of ash trees in the town of Onalaska years ago may have been a 'mistake,' according to one of the men who helped make it happen.

John Haese is now helping the town treat those trees with chemicals, to keep the trees from being killed by the emerald ash borer. Haese says town leaders should have planted a wider variety of trees in the past...and he's urging them to do that now.  The ash borer has not been detected yet in the town of Onalaska. Haese is planning to use the chemical treatment on the ash trees for the second straight year.  He says the ash borer was not a threat in the U.S. until it was brought here from other countries about 10 years ago.

 

 

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Thursday, 31 January 2013 11:50

Snow Disposal Emergency Tonight Could Lead to Towing

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La Crosse's first ever snow disposal emergency tonight can largely be blamed

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Thursday, 31 January 2013 11:42

Big Fire Rages On

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(AP) More than 80 fire departments are battling an eight-alarm fire at a factory in southeastern Wisconsin. The fire at the Echo Lake Foods processing plant in Burlington has been raging since 6 p.m. Wednesday. Burlington Mayor Bob Miller says the plant was evacuated and there are no injuries either to employees or firefighters.

At news conference early Thursday, Miller said police have evacuated 10 homes in the area and one apartment building. The mayor says the 70,000 square-foot plant has had a number of additions over the years, making the fire difficult to fight.

Hazardous materials handlers are keeping tabs on the plant's ammonia and liquid oxygen tanks. Miller says the area where the hazardous materials are stored has been secured. Echo Lakes Foods produces eggs and egg products, as well as other breakfast products.

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Thursday, 31 January 2013 11:41

What Happened At Stillwater

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(AP) State corrections officials are investigating an incident that left four workers injured at the Stillwater prison.

Minnesota Department of Corrections spokesman John Schadl says one contract employee and a prison guard were taken to a local hospital Wednesday after an altercation and later released. Schadl says two additional employees suffered minor injuries and did not require hospital treatment.

Schadl declined to provide details about the incident at the men's prison. It's not clear what role inmates might have played in the altercation.

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One of two escaped prisoners from Black River Falls is moving through the

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Thursday, 31 January 2013 10:26

Orchestra Plays On

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(AP) Musicians of the Minnesota Orchestra may be locked out, but that's not stopping them from celebrating the orchestra's Grammy nomination.

 

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak and Minnesota Orchestra benefactor Judy Dayton will host a community celebration of the orchestra's Grammy nomination Friday night at the Minneapolis Convention Center Auditorium.

Music director Osmo Vanska will conduct musicians of the Minnesota Orchestra in a performance of Jean Sibelius' Symphonies Nos. 2 and 5. The orchestra's performance of those symphonies is nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Orchestral Performance.

Management locked out the musicians on Oct. 1 after the two sides failed to reach agreement on a new contract. The Minnesota Orchestra has canceled concerts through mid-February.

The Grammys will be presented Feb. 10 in Los Angeles.

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Thursday, 31 January 2013 10:16

Winona County Has New Drug Court

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Winona County showed off their new drug court Wednesday. Rebecca Church, the

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Thursday, 31 January 2013 10:15

Two States To Pay For Bridge

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Construction is underway on a project to build a new Interstate 90

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