New Police Chief Has Oktoberfest on To Do List
First day on the job, maybe get moved into the office. Meet the secretary. Figure out the voicemail. Second day on the job for La Crosse's new police chief: Oktoberfest. Ron Tischer gets sworn in as the city's new chief next Thursday. And then by Friday, he'll be in the thick of Oktoberfest. Really, he says
Besides Oktoberfest, Tischer says the obvious focus of his first days on the job are to solve the city's most recent homicides and tackle a rising drug trade.