Late For Work Permission Slip
Frustrated with all the road construction in La Crosse? Is your boss angry because the congestion is making you late for work? Then print off this handy permission slip and hand it your boss, compliments of WIZM!
The process of annexing to either Onalaska or Holmen may soon become much easier...and less contentious. The two communities are working on a cooperative land use plan, which would establish County Highway OT as the dividing line between those local governments. Onalaska land use director Brea Grace says the agreement could fan 'the flame of cooperation' with Holmen. The boundary proposal will be explained at a public hearing this Wednesday night at 6, at the Omni Center.
Trying to do a wheelie on a motorcycle did not turn out well for a rider in Genoa this weekend. Forty-six-year-old Michael Townsend of Hillsboro lost control of his cycle while attempting the wheelie on Main Street in Genoa. Sheriff's officers say Townsend was thrown from the bike, and hit a parked vehicle. He was taken to Gundersen in La Crosse with life-threatening injuries after the Saturday afternoon accident. Alcohol may have been a factor.
Trails are being built and tours being given at the La Crosse County Landfill. Looking at the future of the 350 acre site near Highway 16 between Onalaska and West Salem. We asked Randy Nederlo of the county solid waste department what the life expectancy of the landfill is right now. The county hosted folks from around the country last week who were observing the day to day operations of the landfill.....taking notes on improvements being made there....and what the future holds for the site.
A December 31st deadline has been set by the La Crosse School Board to finalize a deal to take the Roosevelt School building off of their hands on onto the city tax rolls. And Randy Nelson, Superintendent of Schools, says that's a hard deadline. The City of La Crosse recently approved a small loan to potential building developer, Gorman and Company to help move the sale process ahead.
Seems as though state budget writers could blow past a June 30th deadline to complete the new state budget. And according to area lawmaker, democrat Steve Doyle, there's only a few pieces of the puzzle left to hammer home. Road Construction and funding for the Milwaukee Bucks new arena. Missing the deadline would not cause an immediate crisis because funding would continue at current levels.