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2008-07-22 03:00:42

By Terry Rindfleisch, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 22--Gundersen Lutheran soon will be using the newest and most advanced robotic surgical assistant technology to provide the least invasive surgery for prostate and gynecological cancers. Dr.

2008-07-22 03:00:36

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.

2008-07-22 03:00:29

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.

2008-07-22 03:00:25

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.

2008-07-22 03:00:25

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.

2008-07-22 03:00:25

By Autumn Grooms, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 22--Trane Co. proposed a partnership Monday with the La Crosse School District toward updating heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems in La Crosse schools -- but it will hinge on voters approving a referendum in November.

2008-07-21 03:00:32

By Samantha Marcus, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 21--LA FARGE, Wis. -- Organic Valley, the nation's largest organic dairy cooperative and pioneer in the organic industry, is celebrating its 20th anniversary.

2008-07-20 03:00:28

By Terry Rindfleisch, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 20--LANESBORO, Minn.

2008-07-20 03:00:24

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.

2008-07-20 03:00:24

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.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]