Election Count Down
Walker thinks teachers should be paid based on performance Not many liked Wisconsin ...
Report shows 78 percent of tax credits went to those earning over $1 million ...
After watching dad fight disease, son takes it upon self to help friend do same ...
Lowest number of candidates in 16 years Thousands of Wisconsin voters won't have ...
Democratic presidential nominee blames Republican leaders for "paralyzed" congress ...

Democratic delegate, running - literally - from St. Paul to Philly, was in La Crosse Tuesday

29 June 2016
Democratic delegate, running - literally - from St. Paul to Philly, was in La Crosse Tuesday

Bino for Bernie is looking to raise awareness for a political revolution

Changing the concussion culture

28 June 2016
Changing the concussion culture

There's no such thing as a bell-ringer

Businesses aiming to end Wisconsin's personal property tax

28 June 2016

Legislators agree, but worry about the $250 million in losses

Drug abuse not just a young person's problem

24 June 2016

We tend to think of drug abuse as a young person's issue. But a new report finds that is not always the case. In fact, the report from the U.S....

PEOPLE POLL
Should Teachers Be Paid On Their Merit?
Should Teachers Be Paid On Their Merit?
You must select at least one item to vote!
News

News

Friday, 01 February 2013 12:53

Salvation Army Surpasses Their Goal

Written by

The  La Crosse Salvation Army raised about $678

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Friday, 01 February 2013 12:43

Van Driver In Sir Speedy Crash Pleads Guilty

Written by

A guilty plea today from the driver who left a big hole in the wall at Sir Speedy on Rose Street last December...

Seventeen-year-old Clifton Traywick now admits to crashing a van stolen from a local construction firm into the printing shop. Traywick and a passenger who allegedly stole the vehicle were trying to avoid police the night of December 14th. The van was going about 80 miles an hour before the crash. Traywick said he ran from the scene after the accident, because he didn't have a valid license.

 

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52

If republican lawmakers in Madison have their way, the secretary of

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Friday, 01 February 2013 11:01

Mascot Issue Marches On

Written by

 

(AP) Parents of students in a southeastern Wisconsin school district have asked the state Supreme Court to decide whether the state schools superintendent can legally order schools to drop American Indian mascots.

James R. Schoolcraft and Craig Vertz sued after the state Department of Public Instruction ordered the Mukwonago Area School District to drop its Indians nickname and logo. A circuit court judge blocked the DPI's order but the 2nd District Court of Appeals upheld it last month, ruling Schoolcraft and Vertz had no legal standing to sue.

The men's attorney, Samuel Hall, asked the Supreme Court on Friday to take the case. He argues state statutes that allow DPI to order schools to drop tribal nicknames are unconstitutional.

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Friday, 01 February 2013 10:58

Dont Talk Trash About The DOC

Written by

 

(AP) Wisconsin Corrections Secretary Ed Wall is warning employees of his department they could lose their job if they spread what he calls ``false or malicious information'' about the agency. An email provided to The Associated Press by a Corrections employee and confirmed as authentic by the department shows Wall sent the message on Monday.

Wall writes he is disturbed about rumors floating around the 10,000-employee agency that it may be opening a new prison or privatizing operations. He says those rumors are baseless and says ``people who are involved in spreading that rumor should stop immediately.''

He says doing so is a workplace violation that will be ``strictly enforced.''

Wall adds, ``Improper use of email causes problems and has cost people their jobs. Please don't be one of them.''

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Friday, 01 February 2013 10:57

Walker Still Has Cash

Written by

(AP) Gov. Scott Walker raised nearly $474,000 in the six months after he won his recall election in 2012.

Walker reported Thursday that he raised that much between July 1 and the end of the year. While significant, it pales in comparison to the $29.5 million he raised in the first half of the year as the June recall election loomed. Walker entered this year with nearly $794,000 cash on hand.

Even though the recall is behind him, Walker faces his regularly scheduled re-election campaign in less than two years. He will enter that race with a significant cash advantage over whichever Democratic candidate emerges.

Walker made his summary page available late Thursday. His full report showing individual contributions was not immediately available on the state elections board website.

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Friday, 01 February 2013 10:54

Monumental Mayo Move

Written by

Mayo Clinic and the State of Minnesota have announced a bold initiative to

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Friday, 01 February 2013 10:54

Students Spending The Cash

Written by

International student numbers at UW-L places the campus third among UW

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52
Friday, 01 February 2013 10:50

4 Teens Injured After Driving Into Cranberry Marsh

Written by

Four teenagers are injured after plunging their car into a cranberry marsh. The Monroe County Sheriff's Department says the crash happened just before 5 p.m. last night. Deputies say the teens were driving on a private cranberry marsh looking for a fishing hole, and did not realize the trail had turned, when they hit a deep ditch.

One passenger, 17 year old Victor Pennington of Tomah, has been transferred to a La Crosse hospital with critical injuries. Naomi Hatfield of Tomah, Brandon Gebhardt of Warrens, and Ashley Tanner of Oakdale, all 17, are hospitalized at Tomah Memorial Hospital for their injuries.

None of the passengers were wearing seatbelts.

Comment

Last modified on Monday, 25 May 2015 08:52

TWITTER FEED

1410 WIZM
Wisconsin tax credit primarily benefits millionaires. Wisconsin Budget Project report shows that the rate of... https://t.co/F0peja9Cfw
1410 WIZM
Tuesday, don't wear it out...there's more to come and Mark has the details. Fracing rules have changed, for the... https://t.co/dPBbCb0XCs
1410 WIZM
Got him on tape in the getaway car. Found $1,000 in cash, another $380 in counterfeit bills at his home. Pleads... https://t.co/egYlhJXQO9
1410 WIZM
Monday!! The beginning of a great week, Mark has the details. Candidates running unopposed, what happened to... https://t.co/n7CsjUdfZf
1410 WIZM
Friiiiday!! We made it. Mike for Mark has the details of a nice weekend ahead. It's Update Friday, we'll check in... https://t.co/dZ5MeHlChw

MITCH REYNOLDS PODCASTS

  • 06-22-2016
    Reaction to democratic sit-in in congress
  • 06-21-2016
    Prohibiting gun sales for those on a terror watch list.
  • 06-17-2016
    Drug testing for the rich and sharia teaching in schools
  • 06-15-2016
    What if a police officer gets arrested for drunk driving?
  • 06-14-2016
    Orlando fallout and Donald Trump