Science Day Across The State
The second annual Wisconsin Science Festival begins today.
Carp Defenses Talked About On French Island
Testing possible new Asian carp defenses in La Crosse and the Midwest was on
Julie Bartels Named Mrs. Oktoberfest
Another Oktoberfest secret is out...
Guests at the Mrs. Oktoberfest reception last night got to toast the new 'Mrs.'...retired nurse Julie Bartels. She worked with Franciscan and Mayo for more than 30 years. While her selection was kept secret from the public until this week, Julie learned the news last May, after being invited to a luncheon under phony pretenses.
The last member of the 2012 royal family, the Festmaster, will be introduced at the Festmaster's Ball tomorrow night.
New Police Chief Sworn In, Eager To Meet Staff
La Crosse's new police chief says it takes everybody to make successes...
Ron Tischer is eager to meet with police employees to establish goals for the department. However, Tischer doesn't want details of those plans getting out in public before the department members agree on them. He also wants to get to work on community problems like alcohol, drugs, and violent crime. Tischer was sworn in this morning at City Hall. The ceremony was attended by city and county leaders, courthouse officials, and retired Chief Ed Kondracki.
Vandals Strike Sparta
Sparta Police have dealt with a rash of vandalisms the past few