Latest La Crosse County, Wisconsin Stories

2008-07-17 03:00:21

By Hubbuch, Chris Even after a late start and the wettest June on record, area crops are behind but beginning to rebound. "We'll have knee high by the fourth of July," said Bill Heider, who farms in the town of Hamilton in La Crosse County.

2008-07-16 03:00:44

By Autumn Grooms, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 16--There's social English and then there's content English. And when you're a Hmong refugee with no knowledge of the language, learning either can be a nightmare.

2008-07-16 03:00:29

By Magney, Reid It's been nearly a year since the start of private mediation on whether the city of La Crosse should start its own ambulance service, but the issue remains unsettled.

2008-07-16 03:00:29

By Dan Springer, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul.

2008-07-15 03:00:37

By Rindfleisch, Terry ONALASKA, Wis. - Cornerstone Healthcare, which established the first free-standing urgent medical care center in the La Crosse area only three months ago, has closed. The urgent-care clinic, located in the Kwik Trip building at 1800 E. Main St.

2008-07-15 03:00:00

By Samantha Marcus, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 15--Three big-ticket items drew crowds to La Crosse's Common Council meeting Thursday as 16 aldermen ruled on a condemnation, Bliss Road repair and rental registration policy. But the show opener, in contrast, drew little fanfare.

2008-07-15 03:00:18

By Chris Hubbuch, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 15--PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, Wis. --The city's Common Council is set to vote tonight for the second time this month on whether to undo its 2003 decision to allow the state to install roundabouts on Marquette Road.

2008-07-13 03:00:22

By Autumn Grooms, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 13--With buildings in need of repair and a potential budget shortfall looming, the La Crosse School Board faces hard decisions in the coming months. nWhether to again ask voters to approve borrowing for building maintenance or new construction.

2008-07-13 03:00:15

By KJ Lang, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 13--If recycling rules are too complex and confusing, people just won't do it.

2008-07-13 03:00:15

By KJ Lang, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 13--The sound of tin cans clanking and glass shattering is constant as a front-end loader pushes bottles and other recyclables onto a conveyor belt that moves upward to employees working on a sorting line.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").