Latest La Crosse County, Wisconsin Stories
By Geri Parlin, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jun. 23--Dennis Kern's life has been one big improvisation.
By Joe Orso, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jun. 23--When disasters such as two floods in the past year strike a region, finding out which relief organization is going to do what, where, when and for whom can get confusing.
By Samantha Marcus, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jun. 23--Weather conditions conspired to create some ideal breeding grounds for mosquitoes in the Coulee Region, experts warn.
By Autumn Grooms, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jun. 21--ONALASKA, Wis. -- Kassie Praska got the attention of her classmates Thursday with a loud shriek.
By Marcus, Samantha Construction slated to start this summer on a new La Crosse Municipal Airport hangar has been postponed indefinitely, airport officials said. The sluggish economy has cut demand and swelled costs of construction and materials.
By Chris Hubbuch, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jun. 19--Fort McCoy got long-sought approval Tuesday when the Sparta City Council voted to approve plans to build an on-base hotel and recreation center.
By Autumn Grooms, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jun. 16--Two upcoming events will help keep children in La Crosse and Vernon counties fed during the 2008-09 school year. The first will be a lawn social and fundraiser June 26 at the David and Debra Abt Farm, S3588 S. Natwick, Viroqua, Wis.
By Autumn Grooms, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Apr. 13--Sally Sullivan's day as a substitute teacher at North Woods International School started well before the school bell rang. She welcomed kids to class, delegated responsibilities and waited for the unexpected.
By Bob Lamb, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Sep. 19--was planning to go muskie fishing on Lake Neshonoc until I talked with Jordan Weeks last week. Now I've decided to allow the fish to grow a couple of years before wetting a line in the beautiful lake in West Salem, Wis.
By Steve Cahalan, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jun. 4--They say their first Shadows in Appleton, Wis., has been successful. So Mai Lee and her husband, Lue Lee, plan to open Shadows 2 pool hall and restaurant on Friday at 107-109 S. Third St. in downtown La Crosse.
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.