Winona To Hold Arson Hearing Tonight
Both the police chief and fire chief will be on hand to discuss the ongoing problem.
The meeting will be held tonight at the Winona Veterans Center on East Sarnia Street starting at 6.
Associated Bank To Close La Crosse Branch
Green Bay based Associated Banc Corporation announced that it plans to close down 20 Associated Bank branches in its three-state region of operation.....Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Illinois.
Councilman Continues Critique of Mayoral Veto
More criticism for La Crosse mayor Matt Harter today.. It comes after the mayor's veto this week of unanimous council approval for a temporary firefighter hiring. Council member Bob Seaquist says the mayor maybe should have mentioned something about his opposition to the hiring during city vacancy review committee meetings
The temporary hiring would have replaced a firefighter who's currently on military leave.
Senator Johnson Comments On Survey
U.S Senator Ron Johnson is commenting on a recent survey that showed, by a two thirds majority, public discontent with Congress is at record levels. He takes issue with the fact that congress has passed bills this year...the senate has not acted on them. And congress passed a budget this year....the senate hasn't. Johnson summed up the survey, which said we have a congress with a do nothing record, this way.
Two thirds of those surveyed said current members of Congress should be voted out of office next year.
No Claims for Unusual Lost Object in Stoddard
Lost and found area of the Vernon county sheriff's department probably will be holding on to one of its most recent acquisitions for awhile. Cops say a business on Main street in Stoddard found a bag of pot on the floor on Sunday. Turned the bag over to police. Apparently nobody has called to claim the bag.