Latest La Crosse County, Wisconsin Stories
By Terry Rindfleisch, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 22--Liz Arihood feels like she belongs on stage.
By Autumn Grooms, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 22--The La Crosse School Board will look at combining Franklin and Roosevelt elementary schools into one boundary and treating them as one school during the 2009-10 school year.
By Terry Rindfleisch, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 22--Tony Zobeck is trying to make his mark as a singer-songwriter. The 24-year-old La Crosse native is coming into his own and has a following at coffeehouses in the Twin Cities and at the Fine Line Music Cafe.
By Steve Cahalan, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 22--The American Queen steamboat will make the first of this year's 14 scheduled visits to La Crosse from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, during a trip from St. Louis to St. Paul.
By Dan Springer, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 22--The La Crosse Interstate Fair ended Sunday after another strong year, organizers said, with a large number of exhibitors and good attendance despite several storms during its five-day run.
By Dan Springer, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 20--Organizers of a statewide child abuse training center in La Crosse are still looking for the funds needed to start the program.
By Joe Orso, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 20--One of the challenges of reporting on the environment is that nature doesn't speak like we do. You can't quote a leaf. You can't ask a bluebird to relate the experience of flight.
By Chris Hubbuch, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 18--Storms this week have left La Crosse nearly 10 1/2 inches ahead of normal precipitation. The city received 7 inches of rain in June -- including almost 3 inches in a single day. On Wednesday, 2 1/2 inches fell in a couple of hours.
By KJ Lang, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 17--ONALASKA, Wis. -- Students need to be responsible, reliable, honest and have initiative in the classroom -- the same skills they need when they enter the work force.
By Autumn Grooms, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 17--Children will be able to explore a county fair designed just for them Saturday at a fundraising event for Family Resources. Parent educator Fran Swift said events at the annual Children's Summer Festival will follow the theme and engage kids.