Election Count Down
Release is not public WASHINGTON -- While Donald Trump won't publicly release his ...
UW-L poly scientist discusses debate RALEIGH, N.C. -- Donald Trump blamed the ...
Drugs estimated over $24,000 on streets  A drug bust in La Crosse over the weekend ...
State will be mandating chemical levels in near future So far, an examination of the ...
Current operator has numerous complaints and owes thousands, according to city This ...

Saudi Arabia threatens retaliation if sued over 9/11 attacks

28 September 2016
Saudi Arabia threatens retaliation if sued over 9/11 attacks

Kingdom will retaliate, cutting off contacts, pulling billions from U.S. economy

La Crosse Center waiting on Gov. Walker to approved $12 million in state funding

28 September 2016
La Crosse Center waiting on Gov. Walker to approved $12 million in state funding

Over 30 architects hoping to do the $50-million renovation

"Rusty patched" bumble bee headed for endangered species list

28 September 2016
"Rusty patched" bumble bee headed for endangered species list

It's disappeared from 90 percent of its historic range

Bill Clinton says he and Hillary lost a "treasured friend" in Shimon Peres

28 September 2016
Bill Clinton says he and Hillary lost a "treasured friend" in Shimon Peres

Palestinian militant group Hamas said, "the Palestinian people are very happy at the passing of this...

Justice delayed is justice denied

28 September 2016

Justice delayed is justice denied. That is why it is important to fill vacancies on our courts. It has now been an unprecedented 6 months since President Obama nominated Merrick...

PEOPLE POLL
Can WI Fix Roads Without Raising The Gas Tax?
Can WI Fix Roads Without Raising The Gas Tax?
You must select at least one item to vote!
News

News

A two-county police chase this weekend lands a Sparta man in jail...

Dillon Parks was arrested after crashing his motorcycle near Bangor on Saturday. Sparta Police saw Parks speeding through that city, and then they lost him. Monroe County sheriff's officers spotted Parks outside of Sparta, but stopped following him after he was clocked at 100 miles an hour. The third time cops saw Parks, his cycle had crashed. He has a previous speeding conviction on his record.

 

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Monday, 22 April 2013 11:41

Tornado Sirens To Cellphones

Written by

MADISON, Wis. (AP) Tornado sirens around the state could one day be replaced by cellphone warnings, a technology that's cheaper and potentially more reliable. Cellphone alerts are already being used, but in conjunction with tornado sirens.

Emergency officials in a number of counties say there's value to having multiple warning systems. However, sirens can be costly to maintain and repair, and they're not always audible to people indoors.
Wisconsin Emergency Management spokesman Tod Pritchard says when a tornado warning is issued in a certain county, a free alert is issued to all the cellphones within range of the cell towers in that county.

The alerts don't work on older cellphones. Residents can contact their wireless providers to see if their phones work with the new system.

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Monday, 22 April 2013 11:39

Mayo Bill Continues It's Course

Written by

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A reworked proposal for a publicly aided Mayo Clinic expansion plan relies on a heavier local match and requires a bigger private ante before the state of Minnesota chips in.

 

Revisions aired today in the Senate Taxes Committee would withhold state dollars until $250 million is spent on upgrading the clinic and associated development around Rochester. That's $50 million higher than the trigger in a companion House bill.

But in exchange, the Senate proposal would allow for a higher total state contribution, approaching $400 million in aid and tax breaks. A range of local taxes would generate at least $128 million.

Mayo says none of the public money would go toward its buildings. The goal is to have the state assist with roads, sewers and other public infrastructure.

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Monday, 22 April 2013 11:37

Police Travel To Honor Their Fallen

Written by

MADISON, Wis. (AP) Two University of Wisconsin-Madison police officers are traveling to Boston to join thousands of others Wednesday in honoring the MIT officer who was killed in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings.

UW-Madison Police Department spokesman Marc Lovicott says Detective Peter Grimyser and Officer Juan Avila are leaving Monday at noon. They will drive 18 hours to the Boston area to attend the memorial service for 26-year-old Officer Sean Collier. Officials have said Collier was shot Thursday night on the MIT campus in Cambridge by the Boston Marathon bombers.

A spokeswoman for the Middlesex District Attorney's office in Massachusetts says 19-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is expected to face charges in his death.

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin last week voted to support the Mental Health

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Monday, 22 April 2013 10:18

Police Point Out Dealer's Second Chances

Written by

Several drug dealers nabbed by La Crosse police this week-end.  

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Monday, 22 April 2013 10:14

One Vote Down Several To Go

Written by

Two more votes could come this week for a tobacco free UW-L campus. UW-L

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Monday, 22 April 2013 10:11

Free Lunch Today Helps Special Olympics

Written by

Who says there’s no such thing as a free lunch? That's not true today as

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Monday, 22 April 2013 09:32

Where Did The Money Come From? Gow Explains

Written by

An over $650 million surplus was found in checking accounts held by the UW

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52

TWITTER FEED

1410 WIZM
La Crosse Center waiting on Gov. Walker to approved $12 million in state funding. Over 30 firms hoping to do the... https://t.co/ZnP1T3VBgg
1410 WIZM
Comes about a month after Minnesota governor Mark Dayton issued an executive order limiting certain pesticides... https://t.co/9ws6Qp409g
1410 WIZM
Bill Clinton says he and Hillary lost a "treasured friend" in Shimon Peres. Palestinian militant group Hamas... https://t.co/WA4rNzC6cx
1410 WIZM
Bill Clinton says he and Hillary lost a "treasured friend" in Shimon Peres. https://t.co/2BNYPsRwlV https://t.co/tZKwe37jsq
1410 WIZM
Trump turns over tax returns ... for lawsuit and loans but not for public. https://t.co/qPpRqzszCy

MITCH REYNOLDS PODCASTS

  • 2016-09-28
    La Crosse fire chief makes the case for a new fire station. Breaking down the big debate.
  • 2016-09-20
    Sprout for Kids donation and identifying criminal suspects by ethnicity.
  • 2016-09-19
    Wisconsin's first lady says home is gloomy after Packers loss and callers evaluate their terror levels.
  • 2016-09-16
    Free-for-all including solving poverty and body double in orange
  • 2016-09-15
    Goats and burros and pigs, oh my! Also Rick's dad talks about Sugar the cow