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Man accused of decapitating mother with sword to stay in institution

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 12:18pm
A Sun Prairie man accused of decapitating his mother with a large sword will remain in an institution.

Universal gas pump keys increase vulnerability to skimming

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 12:09pm
When police arrested two men suspected of placing a skimming device on a gas pump in Brookfield, one of the men dropped a set of keys that would open the pump.  That is one of the vulnerabilities criminals have found that make gas pumps an easy target.

What's for Dinner - Pasta with Pumpkin Sauce

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 12:08pm
Pasta with Pumpkin Sauce is What's for Dinner September 16th.

Minneapolis officers tracking race, gender during stops

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 11:12am
Minneapolis police have started tracking the race, gender and other demographics of people pulled over for traffic offenses.

State health officials want $425m more for Medicaid

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 10:56am
Wisconsin health officials are asking Gov. Scott Walker to increase Medicaid spending by $452 million in the upcoming state budget.

New plan takes effect for Wisconsin whooping crane migration

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 10:54am
A plan to save the endangered whooping crane species takes a turn this week when the birds will no longer rely on humans to guide them during fall migration, ending an effort that began 15 years ago with ultralight aircraft.

Body found in burning pickup in Kenosha County

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 10:42am
Kenosha County sheriff's deputies say a body has been found in a burning pickup truck in Wheatland.

Ho Chunk Nation hosts La Crosse drug forum

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 10:22pm
The Ho Chunk Nation hosts a drug forum to discuss the spread of drugs into smaller communities.

School year off to good start for new bus company

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 9:54pm
School has been in session for about two weeks now, and the La Crosse School District's new bus company says everything is running smoothly.

La Crosse Farm2School remains strong

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 7:08pm
Despite some other local media reports, the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture will not be suspending its Farm2School program. Department officials said Thursday the program is currently without a coordinator but it will still be funded.

Changes to GREAT program funding

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 6:18pm
A program connecting police officers with students in the classroom, called GREAT, has been going strong in La Crosse schools for decades, but changes this year for the local program have implications on a national scale.

Construction on new Tomah Chamber and Visitor's Center can begin

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 5:59pm
Construction on a new home for the Tomah visitor's center can begin.

Volunteers bake hundreds of apple pies in La Crescent

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 5:46pm
With Apple Fest here, the smell of fresh Apple Pies is wafting through parts of our area.

Applefest 2016 kicks off in La Crescent

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 5:45pm
Applefest returns to La Crescent this weekend!

Olympic medalist visits State Road Elementary

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 4:19pm
A history-making Olympian visited La Crosse Thursday morning to teach kids the value of pushing yourself.

Walker released transportation spending plan

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 12:26pm
Gov. Scott Walker says he would veto any increase in the gas tax or vehicle registration fee if it winds up in the upcoming state budget unless there was tax relief elsewhere in the spending plan.

What's for Dinner - Turkey Spaghetti

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 10:59am
Turkey Spaghetti is What's for Dinner September 15th.

Teen found in empty manure tank dies

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 9:36am
Authorities say a teenager from rural Owen is dead after a farm accident in west-central Wisconsin.

Walker says nothing illegal about campaign donations

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 9:29am
Gov. Scott Walker says there was nothing illegal about campaign donations from corporate leaders given to a conservative group that helped him and Republican legislators fend off recall challenges.

Attorneys for 'Making a Murderer' convict press for release

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 9:25am
Attorneys for the man convicted of helping his uncle kill a woman in a case profiled in the popular Netflix series "Making a Murderer" are asking for his release while his appeal is pending.

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