Changes Coming To What Your Kids Eat In School
Kids, say goodbye to white bread, tater tots, limp bowls of iceberg lettuce and other school lunch staples of yesteryear. New federal lunch guidelines went into effect this school year, requiring school districts to design lunch menus with a greater emphasis on fruits and vegetables, fiber rich whole grains and smaller portions. La Crosse School Nutrionist, Joni Ralph, says more fruits and veggies are coming too.
Unveiled in January by first lady Michelle Obama and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the new National School Lunch standards represent the first federally mandated changes to school lunches in more than 15 years.
SMOKE SHOP 1 FRI AM
The crack down on Wisconsin's roll your own smoke shops is back and this time......the president said so. How?
President Barack Obama recently signed a federal transportation bill that classifies the operations as manufacturers, which requires owners either to obtain necessary permits and meet packaging requirements or remove the machines from their stores. Store owner, Wayne Johnson, said he has seen stores close already in the state....he's just waiting to see how long his 4 area stores can stay open with out the roll your own smokes.
Name Released In Hit Person
La Crosse Police have released the name of the pedestrian struck by a car early Wedneday morning.
Vet Mentor Program Striving
It's been 18 months now since a veterans court and mentor program started in La Crosse County.
Rent Expected Next Year for UWL Display
It's certainly been neighborly of the city of La Crosse to allow UWL's symbol