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Wisconsin's construction unemployment decrease fourth best in nation

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State has seen a two-percent drop, but a need for more trade workers

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Mississippi isn't expected to drop below 10 feet until Saturday

Happy, and safe, Oktoberfest!

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Happy Oktoberfest! The 56th annual Oktoberfest celebration gets underway today. The theme for this year's fest is Family, Friends, Fun. And if past history is any guide, you'll find all...

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Friday, 17 May 2013 11:22

Loggers Lease Up To City Council Vote

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The La Crosse Loggers now await a city council vote next month on a long term

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Friday, 17 May 2013 09:41

Motorcycle Fundraiser Tomorrow Fulfills Dream

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Thursday, 16 May 2013 17:18

Dick Trickle Deat At 71

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WIZM'S Dan Deicher (track announcer at the La Crosse Speedway) and Dick Trickle at the La Crosse Speedway in 2012.

 

Retired stock-car driver Dick Trickle, known for his colorful name and short-track prowess, died on Thursday from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was 71.

According to the Lincoln County, N.C., sheriff's department, the incident occurred at 12:02 p.m. ET at Forest Lawn Cemetery off Highway 150 in Boger City.
The Lincoln County Communications Center received a call, apparently from Trickle, that "there would be a dead body and it would be his." Center workers tried to place a return call to the number but did not get an answer. Emergency units found Trickle's body lying near his pickup truck when they arrived. Lt. Tim Johnson, who heads the Lincoln County detective department, said that at the family's request, no additional information would be released at this time.

Trickle has been billed as the winningest short-track driver in the history of stock-car racing, recording about 1,000 victories in feature races, including 67 in 1972. He was the rookie of the year in NASCAR's premier series in 1989 with six top-five finishes and nine top 10s. Much of Trickle's short-track success came in Wisconsin, where he was nicknamed the "White Knight'' because of his SuperAmerica paint scheme. He even has a La Crosse Speedway Oktoberfest Race Weekend race named after him, The Trickle 99. Motorsports Management's Chuck Deery told us Trickle will be missed by the speedway, his former racing parnters and competitors and his fans.

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Thursday, 16 May 2013 12:02

Woman Busted For OWI With Child In Car

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A 31 year old Neillsville woman has been charged with her second OWI, this

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Thursday, 16 May 2013 11:45

Monroe County Appoves Department Merger

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The Monroe County Emergency Management Department has merged with the

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Only 190 thousand jobs to go for governor Walker.  New numbers from the

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Thursday, 16 May 2013 10:13

Gay Marriage a Long Way Off in Wisconsin

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Repealing Wisconsin's constitutional amendment banning gay marriage will make

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Thursday, 16 May 2013 10:12

Union Head Welcomes Residency Changes

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Living arrangements could change significantly for many La Crosse city

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