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No drones yet for La Crosse police dept

Wednesday, 26 July 2017
No drones yet for La Crosse police dept

Madison and 18 other public safety agencies use tech. in Wisconsin. 

Ethics complaint against Campbell chairman under investigation

Wednesday, 26 July 2017
Ethics complaint against Campbell chairman under investigation

Focus of complaint is secret while under investigation. 

SOUP reboot raises nearly $2,000 for kids out of foster care

Wednesday, 26 July 2017
SOUP reboot raises nearly $2,000 for kids out of foster care

Crowdfunding group back with new ideas.

City government position could move from elected to appointed position

Tuesday, 25 July 2017
City government position could move from elected to appointed position

Lehrke has been the city's clerk for 24 years, after winning her seventh election.

Tuesday - March 4, 2014 4:13 pm

Monroe County Meth Lab Bust

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A meth lab has been closed down in Monroe County. The Monroe County Dispatch Center took a report of a gas leak just before 5 this morning at 8047 Iband Ave in the Township of Sparta. Sheriff's Deputies were able to determine that a meth lab was the issue.

Items collected during a search warrant related in the manufacturing of meth. An adult man is in custody though his name is being withheld pending the Monroe County District Attorney's Office review for charges.

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Council Committee to Consider Dumping Fees Tonight

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There's no guarantee that the La Crosse city council will agree to mayor Tim

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Tuesday - March 4, 2014 10:51 am

La Crosse Assistant Chief at Helm of GREAT Again

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Familiar leadership role for La Crosse's assistant police chief.  Rob

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Tuesday - March 4, 2014 9:44 am

Chamber Of Commerce Annual Awards

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The La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce held its 146th Annual Recognition Dinner last night.

 

La Crosse Loggers Baseball were awarded the Chamber’s Regional Progress Award. This spring will mark the debut of the latest enhancements to Copeland Park’s baseball facility. This latest investment of over $650,000 brings artificial turf and a video board to a facility that has seen millions of dollars in improvements over the past 10 years. Copeland Park is now one of the top amateur baseball facilities in the Midwest. Collaboratively used by the La Crosse Loggers, UW-L Eagles and the occasional high school game, this is a prime example of the Public-Private partnerships that make our region so great.

 

Dyanne Brudos of US Bank National Association was awarded the Chamber’s Leadership Award. Dyanne has played many vital roles in the Chamber, being a leader, a mentor, a facilitator, as well as being a confidante and sounding-board for other individuals. Dyanne gives so much of herself, but also makes everyone around her that much better.

 

Brady Lowe of Globe University - La Crosse was awarded the Chamber’s Volunteer of the Year Award. Brady has been a volunteer for the Chamber’s Ambassador Committee since April 2011. The goal of the Ambassadors is to promote and enhance the positive value of the Chamber. Brady has been actively involved with the Ambassadors by attending the monthly committee meetings, attending ribbon cutting and groundbreaking ceremonies, attending the monthly Business After Hours program and assisting with registration, and participating in other Chamber events. Brady has also been actively involved with the Chamber’s Youth Leadership Program by being a presenter and sharing his expertise with the approximately 25 juniors from area high schools that are enrolled in the program. Brady is also a member of the Chamber’s Young Professionals of the Coulee Region Program and has been a presenter for the annual Career Expo, which is a joint effort of the Chamber, Western Technical College, and area high schools.

 

Dick Lommen of McDonald’s Restaurants Courtesy Corporation grabbed the Chair’s Community Service Award. Dick has taken one of the most meticulously managed brands in the world…McDonalds and made it into his own. Dick could have been very successful just following the McDonalds formula as it’s designed, but that wasn’t good enough for him. He has this need to take what is great and make it better. Restaurants aren’t just clean…they sparkle. The landscape and décor look like upscale restaurants. The employees aren’t just trained to do their jobs well today, they are also trained in how to be successful in life. All of this while being driven by a core principal of Giving Back to the community both through volunteerism and financial support. So deep is that commitment to giving back, that Dick was the Chamber’s biggest ally in our recent pursuit of the Associated Bank building.

 

David Booth of WXOW-19 was presented with the Past Chair Award for 2013 by this year’s Chair of the Chamber’s Board of Directors, Bruce Friell of Gundersen Health System.

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A building project that's been on the drawing board for years in La Crosse has now been scrapped...

Chamber of Commerce chair Dave Booth says his group doesn't need to build new offices along La Crosse Street any more...because it just bought a vacant office building on the same block. The building had been used by Associated Bank as a support center, but fell victim to recent downsizing by the company.  The Chamber will now try to sell its Main Street offices, and the vacant land where the new offices would have been built.

 

 

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Likely Feels Cheated In Tomah Mayor Race

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For former Tomah Mayoral Candidate, Jeremy Likely, a primary loss last month

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First development request for La Crosse's new economic development commission

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According to Wisconsin law, a person cannot hold or run for a public office

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Monday - March 3, 2014 5:47 am

Next Stop....Prison

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A convicted drug-dealer who started using marijuana around the age of 10 will

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What A Winter

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Americans definitely have had a winter to tell the grand-kids about, years

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Higher income limits for voucher school students a bad idea

21 July 2017

The state of Wisconsin doesn't have an unlimited amount of money to spend. We see that with the billion dollar hole in the state's transportation budget our lawmakers can't fire...

How far along was the interstate...52 years ago?

Wednesday, 26 July 2017

In the summer of 1965, Wisconsin lawmakers were working on ways to fund highway projects through bonds, instead of having to impose user fees. Interstate 90 was still a few...

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