Local GOP Ready To Kick Off Re-Election Campaign
The La Crosse County GOP will hold the grand opening of their headquarters on Copeland Avenue tomorrow morning at 10....and Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch will be on hand to help kick start a Governor recall re-election campaign. County GOP Chair, Bill Feehan, says they they don't doubt a recall will take place.
Former Senator Dan Kapanke will kick off the opening with remarks followed by Kleefisch. Governor Scott Walker will join in on the opening via telephone.
One Arrested In Onalaska Burglary
Onalaska Police have made a break in a burglary case from Thursday.
A suspect detained by the Dubuque Police has been charged with a December 20th burglary in Onalaska. Eighteen year old Kiean George of the La Crescent area was detained earlier today in Dubuque, Iowa when he and two companions were spotted in the Maroon Dodge Intrepid that was being sought in a burglary that occurred in Onalaska on January 5th.
As of this time George has only been charged with the December 20th burglary. It is unknown whether the other two men in the vehicle were involved with either burglary.
Black Ice Cause of Monroe County 1 Person Crash
Black Ice seemed to be the cause of a one person crash in Monroe County Saturday night.
17 year old Cassandra Lozano of Norwalk, was westbound on State Highway 71
when she lost control on black ice and struck a guard rail. She suffered
non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Mayo Health Care Sparta
Monroe County Crash Injures 2
A one-vehicle crash in Monroe County Sunday injured two
Hauser received non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Tomah
Memorial Hospital. A passenger in the truck. 28 year old Charles Schumann, also
of Tomah, received non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Tomah
Thieves Nab Two Cars
Seems as though someone did not get any new cars for Christmas so they decide to steal their own. Sparta Police are looking for two cars that were stolen over the weekend, during two separate incidents.
One is a Teal colored 1993 Geo Prizm with a Minnesota license plate...the other a Silver colored 1998 Chevrolet Malibu with a Wisconsin.
Both vehicles were taken from residences on the west side of Sparta.