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It wasn't your normal Sunday matinee at the La Crosse Community Theatre.
Sunday's performance of 'A Christmas Story' was the last LCT show in the downtown building it has occupied for 44 years. The group moved into the former 5th Avenue movie theatre in November 1968, and has put on about 300 plays in the building ever since. Morrie Enders was the theatre's director for 18 of those years, and he was back in La Crosse for the occasion, playing Santa Claus in the holiday show. Six weeks from now, LCT will be performing 'Macbeth' in its new theatre along the Mississippi.
One driver was a little too speedy while driving near the Sir Speedy print shop on Rose Street Friday night.
A stolen van that was being pursued by La Crosse police crashed into the shop at about 9 o'clock at night. The van driver ran off, and hasn't been picked up yet. The hole left in the front wall because of the crash has been covered up with a tarp.
Those looking to do home improvements in La Crosse can count some savings
For now, there is no recall election for the La Crosse city council
At least one item stolen from the home of a sheriff's deputy has been found on French Island.
La Crosse County Chief Deputy Jeff Wolf says a tip led to the recovery of a holster taken in the burglary more than a week ago. Wolf says there's no evidence of other similar burglaries in the area. Still missing...two pistols with ammunition, and a yellow Taser.