Latest La Crosse County, Wisconsin Stories
By Chris Hubbuch, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 12--This summer is shaping up to be one of the stormiest in recent memory but nothing out of the ordinary. "Certainly it's been one of the most active in recent years," said Seth Binau, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in La Crosse.
By Chris Hubbuch, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 11--La Crosse sidewalks had an extra crunch Thursday after the summer's first big mayfly hatch the night before. The National Weather Service in La Crosse captured the hatch on radar about 9:45 p.m.
By Samantha Marcus, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 11--The La Crosse Common Council on Thursday voted to seize a billboard on Copeland Avenue after negotiations between a private developer and sign company proved futile.
By Geri Parlin, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 10--What's got strong men hurling cabers and stones, the welcome scent of soda bread, and as much Celtic music as your ears can handle? Irishfest, of course. Organiz-ers gathered Wednesday to talk about this year's festival, which will be Aug.
By Autumn Grooms, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 10--The disco received applause, and the macarena got a few hips moving.
By KJ Lang, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 9--From July 4 fireworks to trap shooting, Bill Rockwood is excited to show Matthieu Goral of Epinal, France, some parts of American culture he'd never see at home. Bill, an engineer at Trane Co., is hosting the 16-year-old Goral in his Onalaska, Wis.
By Anne Jungen, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 9--TOWN OF GREENFIELD, Wis. -- As Leslie Parrish sees it, the fire-ravaged mobile home at W4300 Hwy. M Lot 67 should be gone by now.
By Terry Rindfleisch, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 8--Sexually transmitted diseases continue to be a public health concern in La Crosse County.
By Terry Rindfleisch, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 7--A new Healthy Living Web site will be launched today as part of a community initiative to promote healthy lifestyles.
By Reid Magney, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 3--La Crosse County officials have abandoned plans for a women's jail facility on Cameron Avenue and now have focused on a North Side site. Two city-owned duplexes at the corner of Kane and St.
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