Jail Tries To Ease Overcrowding
Cold winter month's are coming. And for those that use the jail as a
Kind Concerned No Farm Bill
The expiration of the provisions of the 2008 farm bill on September 30th is
Riverboats Draw Curious Tourists To Lax Riverfront
You don't see too many paddle-wheeler boats on the Upper Mississippi any more.
But the boats are back this fall, and sightseers are coming to La Crosse to get a look at them. Dave Clements from the La Crosse Convention and Visitor Bureau says that curiosity is good for the local tourism business. For example, Clements says a group belonging to the GREAT gang resistance program wanted to see a paddlewheeler last week, and they were "in awe" of the American Queen. That boat arrived in La Crosse this morning for another stop. It has two more visits scheduled here this season...on November 3rd and 7th.
Trump's $5 Million Challenge To The President
Donald Trump says if President Barack Obama releases his college and passport
Thompson Calls Baldwin 'Anti-American,' Defends 9/11 Ad
The September 11th attacks of 2001 are becoming an issue in the 2012 Senate race in Wisconsin.
Republican Tommy Thompson has a new ad criticizing Democrat Tammy Baldwin for opposing a resolution honoring the victims of the 9-11 attack. Thompson defended the ad while speaking to reporters in Onalaska.
Baldwin has said she voted against that bill six years ago because it included language favoring the Patriot Act. Thompson says Baldwin should not have opposed the Patriot Act, either.