State would need an extra billion dollars to fund approved projects over two years
How to pay for better roads remains elusive for Wisconsin legislators. The state in recent years has resorted to borrowing money to pay to build or fix roads. A lot...
Ten million dollars in potential development might be hard to pass up...
That's the estimated value of homes being proposed for the vacant Park Plaza property owned by La Crosse County. The county administrator, Steve O'Malley, says both the county and the city will have to approve the new development. O'Malley presented the 800-thousand dollar purchase offer to county supervisors last night. He considers the offer 'very positive,' partly because the prospective buyers are not asking for TIF money or other subsidies from local government.
La Crosse County Administrator Steve O'Malley is hospitalized after having an apparent seizure during a county board meeting on Monday night.
The 55-year-old O'Malley collapsed in his chair shortly after finishing a presentation to the board about an offer on the county's Park Plaza property. Paramedics were called in to take O'Malley to La Crosse's Mayo Medical Center. He was conscious and sitting up as a medical crew took him from the basement board room at the county administration building. The board meeting was adjourned quickly after O'Malley was removed from the room.
One guy stopped for drunk driving several days ago in La Crosse may still be
Jason Devine has learned not to count on peace and quiet in his