Mississippi isn't expected to drop below 10 feet until Saturday
Happy Oktoberfest! The 56th annual Oktoberfest celebration gets underway today. The theme for this year's fest is Family, Friends, Fun. And if past history is any guide, you'll find all...
The long, crawling vines on the building at 101 State St., home to the Joseph B. Funke Candy Co. from 1898 to 1933 and more recently the Ross Furniture store, are coming down. And the cranes are now moving in on Don Weber's recently purchased building, a 116-year-old former candy factory. The building will be turned into a multi-million-dollar luxury boutique hotel in downtown La Crosse.
Weber and his wife bought the State Street property for $1.5 million in December 2012, after Ross Furniture had used the site for five decades. Their son Nick is project manager.
Weber plans a Charamont boutique hotel.
They don't know yet what caused a fire today that cleared out several
Damage to property during Oktoberfest in La Crosse isn't at all
A fisherman from Ferryville has been found dead in the Mississippi, two weeks