Three Apply for Council Seat
A bar owner, a framing business owner and an assistant district attorney are vying for a spot on the La Crosse city council.
James Cherf owns By James in downtown La Crosse. Amesia Xiong is a La Crosse assistant district attorney. James LaCourse owns the Cavalier bar. One of the three will wind up on the council as the city looks to temorarily fill the seventh district seat left vacant by Jim Bloedorn. Bloedorn left the council after moving out of the district. Interviews for the seat will be next week. Final selection will happen the week after.