Foundation Putting up Green for Green
La Crosse's Pettibone Park won't be as green this year as last. The
City Bills for Dozens of Sidewalks
Little chance of snow sticking on the ground very long now. Not with
Same Sex Talks Heating Up
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) In passionate back-and-forth testimony, the debate over same-sex marriage is playing out in a Minnesota Legislature moving toward the first votes on a bill to legalize it.
Binge Drinking Costs Wisconsin $7 Billion Per Year
A new statewide study says Wisconsin is number one...in binge drinking.
A group called 'Health First Wisconsin' reports that the Badger State has a higher rate of excessive drinking than any other state. In La Crosse, Brenda Rooney works with the Changing the Culture of Risky Drinking' group. She finds the financial costs of drinking cited in the report to be a bit disturbing. The group's study calculated that alcohol problems cost three billion dollars a year in lost productivity at work...two billion in premature deaths...and half-a-billion dollars in traffic accidents.
Lambeau Construction Coming A Long
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) The majority of the outdoor construction on Lambeau Field's new south end zone is done.