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Crash causes State Highway 35 to close for several hours Tuesday

Crash causes State Highway 35 to close for several hours Tuesday

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office says State Hwy 35 was closed for several hours Tuesday afternoon following a head-on crash. The Sheriff’s Office says at approximately 3:32 p.m.a two vehicle crash occurred on State Hwy 35 in the township of Freeman between cottonwood Pkwy and Old State Hwy 35. Investigators say Bealis R Giddings, 62, […]

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Jackson County authorities search for missing woman

Jackson County authorities search for missing woman

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding a missing and endangered 49-year-old woman. The Sheriff’s Office said because of medical reasons it is important to find Roberta K. Rave as soon as possible. Her family is asking for assistance in locating her. Authorities said Rave drives a 2008 tan Dodge […]

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Florida man accidentally shot in the leg in town of Sterling

Florida man accidentally shot in the leg in town of Sterling

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Vernon County Sheriff John  Spears reports an accidental shooting that occurred in the town of Sterling on Skrede Road at approximately 5:25 p.m on Sunday. According to the Sheriff’s Office Antonio A. Cruz,  71, of Viroqua was unloading his gun outside of his residence when the firearm accidentally discharged and the bullet went through the […]

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(Update – More Bucks Added) Photo Gallery of some big bucks registered at Nelson Agri-Center in Viroqua

(Update – More Bucks Added) Photo Gallery of some big bucks registered at Nelson Agri-Center in Viroqua

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every year Nelson Agri-Center in Viroqua opens its big buck contest to hunters and here are some of the bucks that came in so far over the weekend. Some of the bucks were not in the big buck contest but were registered at Nelsons. Thank you to the staff at Nelsons that sent us these. […]

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Deer Hunting Resource Page

Deer Hunting Resource Page

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

This page contains all the information you need for a safe enjoyable hunt this year including rules changes, where and how to register your deer and maps to guide you to a public hunting spot. Video message – Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Secretary Cathy Stepp reminds hunters about the four rules of hunting safety […]

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Dairyland Power Cooperative names new CEO

Dairyland Power Cooperative names new CEO

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

La Crosse, Wis. —Dairyland Power Cooperative’s Board of Directors has named Barbara “Barb” Nick as the organization’s next President and CEO. She will succeed William “Bill” Berg who is retiring at the end of the year. Bill has been at the helm at Dairyland since 1990 and with the cooperative since 1974. “Barb brings more […]

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Update-Cause of explosion and fire at La Crosse fuel company undetermined

Update-Cause of explosion and fire at La Crosse fuel company undetermined

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The cause of an explosion and fire at a La Crosse fuel plant is under investigation. Fire officials say one person who was injured in the blast at Midwest Fuels Wednesday is out of the hospital. The company says eight people were working at the time of the explosion and fire. Three of seven tanks […]

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Canadian Pacific Holiday Train coming back to our area again

Canadian Pacific Holiday Train coming back to our area again

| November 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train program is returning to the rails for a 16th year to raise money, food, and awareness for food banks and hunger issues across Canada and the United States. Since its launch in 1999, the Holiday Train program has raised close to C$9.5 million and 3.3 million pounds of food […]

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Capsized boat discovered on the Mississippi from hunters who had already been rescued

Capsized boat discovered on the Mississippi from hunters who had already been rescued

| November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Vernon County Sheriff’s personnel responded to a report of a capsized boat on the Mississippi River and discovered it belonged to a couple or La Crosse hunters who had capsized the boat the night before but had already been rescued by another hunter. On Thursday at approximately 11:35 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office was called by […]

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Campbell Town Board finally reaches decision on embattled police chief

Campbell Town Board finally reaches decision on embattled police chief

| November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

TOWN OF CAMPBELL, Wis. (AP) – The police chief of a small town near La Crosse accused of harassing a local tea party activist is leaving his job. The Town of Campbell and Tim Kelemen have reached an agreement which pays the chief for about 330 hours. The 37-year-old chief was earlier charged with a […]

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