Baldwin Tours Gunderson Expansion
Gunderson Lutheran Health Care got a pat on the back this morning after U.S.
Walker Stops In La Crosse
Governor Scott Walker made La Crosse a stop on a statewide tour Thursday and
More Troops Coming Home
(AP) About 130 members of the Wisconsin Army National Guard are coming home. They've been in the U.S. since early last week, but they've been de-mobilizing at a camp in Mississippi. They'll be welcomed back to Wisconsin on Friday afternoon during a celebration in Oshkosh. Most of the troops are part of the Oshkosh-based 1157th Transportation Company.
Shilling Likes What Walker Talks
Two local democratic lawmakers greeted Republican Governor Scott Walker
Jackson Co. Woman Denies Heading Drug Ring, But Prison Term Stands
She claims she wasn't a gang leader or the head of a drug ring, and shouldn't be serving a 15-year prison term.
But a Wisconsin appeals court disagrees with Socorro Kerner of Jackson County, and is upholding her sentence on cocaine and marijuana charges. Kerner and about a dozen other people were busted on drug charges four years ago, in connection with a Jackson County operation that made at least a million dollars. She argues that prosecutors got a long prison term by portraying her as a 'hardened gang member.' The appeals court writes that the sentencing judge imposed the prison time to protect the community from a drug dealer.