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By Steve Cahalan, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 19--Sloopy's Alma Mater bar and restaurant at 163 Copeland Ave. closed Sunday afternoon for a major interior renovation project and will reopen in a few days -- probably Friday.
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.
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.
By Marc Wehrs, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 17--Packers fans can't quite let go of Brett Favre. That's what the comments and poll responses at www.lacrossetribune.com are saying.
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.
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.
By Dan Springer, La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul.
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.
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