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NFL relinquishing tax-exempt status

NFL relinquishing tax-exempt status

WASHINGTON (AP) – The National Football League is giving up its tax-exempt status. In a letter to team owners, Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league office and its management council will file tax returns as taxable entities for the 2015 fiscal year. Goodell says the NFL has been tax-exempt since 1942, though all 32 teams […]

Packers announce new restaurant for Lambeau

Packers announce new restaurant for Lambeau

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – There’s a new restaurant at Lambeau Field. The Green Bay Packers and the team’s food and beverage service partner unveiled the atrium restaurant Tuesday called 1919 Kitchen & Tap. 1919 is a nod to the year the team was organized. The Packers say the restaurant should be open by the […]

Packers’ Thanksgiving game will displace traditional meal

Packers’ Thanksgiving game will displace traditional meal

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – The Green Bay Packers’ Thanksgiving matchup with the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field will displace a long-held tradition in the stadium’s atrium. For more than a decade, Christian Outreach Ecumenical Ministry has hosted a free Thanksgiving dinner for hundreds of people at Lambeau. The Packers game against their longtime rival […]

Packers to honor Favre on Thanksgiving night

Packers to honor Favre on Thanksgiving night

By: Bill Scott-Wisconsin Radio Network The Green Bay Packers will not only host the Chicago Bears on Thanksgiving night at Lambeau Field, but they’ll witness longtime Packers great Brett Favre’s number-4 unveiled on the facade inside Lambeau Field as his number is retired. “I think it’s great,” coach Mike McCarthy said in a team release, “and […]

Brewers’ Jonathan Lucroy out 4-6 weeks with toe injury

Brewers’ Jonathan Lucroy out 4-6 weeks with toe injury

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Milwaukee Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said All-Star catcher Jonathan Lucroy could miss four to six weeks with a fractured big left toe. Lucroy got hurt after during Monday’s 6-1 loss to Cincinnati when a foul tip caromed off his foot. He was placed on the 15-day disabled list immediately after the game. […]

Local News

Rescue team responds to La Crosse bluff

LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) – A specially-trained team has rescued a person who fell from a bluff in La Crosse. The Fire Department’s Technical Rescue Team was called to George’s Point on the bluff about 8 p.m. Sunday. The team used ropes to rescue the individual and bring that person back to the trail head. […]

La Crosse police investigate woman’s death

La Crosse police investigate woman’s death

LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) – La Crosse police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in a downtown alley. Authorities say the body was discovered about 7 a.m. Monday near Community Credit Union. The area has been cordoned off as investigators work the scene.

State Budget Committee votes not to shift management of Kickapoo Valley Reserve to the DNR

State Budget Committee votes not to shift management of Kickapoo Valley Reserve to the DNR

MADISON, Wis. – The current administrative structure of the Kickapoo Valley Reserve (KVR) and Kickapoo Reserve Management Board (KRMB) would remain unchanged under a bipartisan plan supported by Senator Jennifer Shilling and approved by the Joint Finance Committee (JFC) today. On a unanimous 16-0 vote, the JFC rejected Governor Walker’s proposal to shift administrative oversight […]

Authorities ask for help in locating Southeast Minnesota fugitive

Authorities ask for help in locating Southeast Minnesota fugitive

The Houston County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a fugitive they believe to be dangerous. Dillion Heiller is wanted in Houston County on felony possession of an assault weapon. Law Enforcement Agents say they had contact with Heiller on the phone Tuesday and he told police “to come find him […]

Two men from Genoa injured in two vehicle crash

Two men from Genoa injured in two vehicle crash

Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports a two-vehicle collision occurred Monday afternoon at approximately 3:30, in the town of Genoa. According to the Sheriff’s Office, Kyle T. Strand, 28, of rural Genoa was driving west on Witcraft Ridge Road and collided head-on with a vehicle driven by Donald E. Oliver,  58, also of rural […]

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Obituaries

John W. Marshall

John W. Marshall, age 97 of Viola passed away on Monday, April 20th Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 2nd at 11 a.m. at the Viola United Methodist Church. Friends may call at the church on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.

Skyler J. Jarrett

Skyler J. Jarrett, age 20 of Viroqua passed away on Thursday, April 9th Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 14th at 1:00 p.m. at Our Saviors Luther Church in Westby. Family and friends may call at the Vossetieg-Larson Funeral Home in Viroqua from 3 to 5 p.m.

Tracy A. Dregne

Tracy Alan Dregne, age 52 of Westby and formerly of Viroqua passed away on Sunday, April 5th Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 11th at the Thorson Funeral Home in Viroqua. Friends may call at the funeral home from noon until the time of service at 2.

Merrill V. Pugh

Merrill V. Pugh, age 80 of Soldiers Grove passed away on Tuesday, April 7th Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 11th at 11:00 a.m. at the Soldiers Grove Church of Christ. Friends may call at the Sime Funeral Home in Readstown on Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. and on Saturday at the […]

Margaret A. Gillingham

Margaret Ann Gillingham, age 83 of Richland Center passed away on Tuesday, April 7th Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 11th at the Pratt Memorial Chapel. Friends may call at the Chapel on Saturday morning from 9:30 until the service time at 11.

State

Lawmaker aims to increase state minimum wage to $15 an hour

Lawmaker aims to increase state minimum wage to $15 an hour

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – A Wisconsin lawmaker says she wants to double the state’s minimum wage, calling the matter a civil rights issue. At a Tuesday press conference at the Capitol, Rep. Melissa Sargent, a Madison Democrat, introduced a bill that would increase the minimum wage to $15 an hour. The current minimum wage is […]

Packers announce new restaurant for Lambeau

Packers announce new restaurant for Lambeau

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – There’s a new restaurant at Lambeau Field. The Green Bay Packers and the team’s food and beverage service partner unveiled the atrium restaurant Tuesday called 1919 Kitchen & Tap. 1919 is a nod to the year the team was organized. The Packers say the restaurant should be open by the […]

State supreme court may be without chief justice

State supreme court may be without chief justice

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Wisconsin Supreme Court justices disagree about whether there will be a chief justice on the court shortly after 9 a.m. on Wednesday. That’s when the state elections board is scheduled to certify results of the April 7 election. Voters approved a constitutional amendment giving justices the power to select who is […]

Lawmakers to hold hearing on food stamp, drug screen bills

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Republicans have quietly introduced three bills that would require food stamp users to buy healthy food and applicants for state job training programs and unemployment benefits in certain fields to undergo drug screening. Rep. Robert Brooks’ bill would require food stamp users to use at least two-thirds of their monthly allotment […]

Walker: National right-to-work law a ‘legitimate’ goal

Walker: National right-to-work law a ‘legitimate’ goal

Wisconsin Radio Network Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker says he has the “courage…and capacity” to take on powerful interests, including unions, at the federal level. Walker, a Republican who is likely to enter the presidential race soon, signed a “right-to-work” law in Wisconsin this year and he sees a need for a similar federal law. “As […]


Agriculture

Number of Iowa chickens to be killed due to bird flu lower

Number of Iowa chickens to be killed due to bird flu lower

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – The number of chickens at a northwest Iowa farm that will need to be killed because of the bird flu virus has been reduced to 3.8 million. Sunrise Farms announced Tuesday that it houses 3.8 million laying hens, all of which will need to be killed after a routine test […]

Wisconsin agriculture officials ban poultry movement in three counties

Wisconsin agriculture officials ban poultry movement in three counties

Wisconsin Radio Network State officials have ordered a ban on moving poultry in three Wisconsin counties. State Veterinarian Dr. Paul McGraw ordered the ban Friday on moving poultry to shows, exhibitions, and swap meets in Jefferson, Juneau, and Barron counties – all counties where the H5N2 avian influenza virus was recently found. Additionally, anyone owning […]

Wisconsin is latest state to report avian influenza

Wisconsin is latest state to report avian influenza

By Bob Hague – WRN –A highly pathogenic avian influenza has been found in Wisconsin. The H5N2 avian influenza has been confirmed in a commercial flock of 200,000 chickens in Jefferson County, according to the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS). The flock is located within the Mississippi […]

Wisconsin DWD economist sees need for agriculture workers

Wisconsin DWD economist sees need for agriculture workers

By: Bob Hague-Wisconsin Radio Network An aging workforce will mean hard to fill positions in Wisconsin’s crucial agricultural industry. Department of Workforce Development chief economist Dennis Winters said challenges in the ag sector mirror those in the rest of the state’s economy. “From a workforce standpoint, and with the quantity problem, it’s going to be […]

Wisconsin dairy farm denies allegations of polluting wells

Wisconsin dairy farm denies allegations of polluting wells

LINCOLN, Wis. (AP) – Owners of a 4,000-cow dairy farm in northeast Wisconsin say the operation isn’t polluting drinking wells amid allegations from environmental groups. Press-Gazette Media reports owners of Kinnard Farms said in a statement Wednesday that they’re surprised by the allegations. They said the Kewaunee County farm follows strict regulations and strives to […]

National News

NFL relinquishing tax-exempt status

NFL relinquishing tax-exempt status

WASHINGTON (AP) – The National Football League is giving up its tax-exempt status. In a letter to team owners, Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league office and its management council will file tax returns as taxable entities for the 2015 fiscal year. Goodell says the NFL has been tax-exempt since 1942, though all 32 teams […]

Prosecutors call first witness

Prosecutors call first witness

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) – Prosecutors have called their first witness in the trial of Colorado movie theater gunman James Holmes. Katie Medley testified that she thought her husband was dead after he was shot in the head, but noticed he was breathing. She says she had to decide whether to leave the theater or stay […]

Festival-like atmosphere outside Supreme Court

Festival-like atmosphere outside Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) – Same-sex marriage advocates and protesters alike filled the sidewalks outside the Supreme Court on Tuesday. It was a festival-like atmosphere, complete with warm sunshine and lots of selfies. While the high court isn’t expected to rule until June, many people said they wanted to witness history in the making. Shelly Bailes, a […]

Kennedy has tough questions for both sides

Kennedy has tough questions for both sides

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court justice who could decide the issue of same-sex marriage has had tough questions for both sides today as the justices heard historic arguments over the rights of gay and lesbian couples to marry. Justice Anthony Kennedy seemed to share the concern of the court’s conservative justices when he said […]

Obama: Looters are thieves, not protesters

Obama: Looters are thieves, not protesters

WASHINGTON (AP) – As President Barack Obama sees it, the looters who were on the streets of Baltimore yesterday weren’t protesting — they were stealing. And Obama says there’s no excuse for the violence that raged following the funeral for Freddie Gray — a black man who died after he was injured in police custody. […]