New ideas being bounced around to pay for state's infrastructure
Rangers go from playing on basically dirt to new field turf
What does Ron Johnson have against higher education? The U.S. Senator from Wisconsin is trying to backpedal now after his controversial comments about college. Johnson mused that we can replace...
La Crosse's newest mayor says every citizen of the community is important...
And in his inaugural address, Tim Kabat says successes at city hall will be shared by everyone.
Kabat says La Crosse faces many challenges...citing too much poverty in the city, and the need to rebuild neighborhoods. Besides having a new mayor in charge, the city council now has a new president, too, with Dick Swantz defeating Audrey Kader for that position, by a 12-to-5 vote.
All Deb Markos of Onalaska needed was a few more feet and she would have
Onalaska's Deb Markos was just about to cross the finish line at Monday's
Onalaska's Deb Markos says she will never forget running in Monday's Boston
Why is it hard to sometimes find parking spaces in downtown La Crosse?
A big reason could be that people who might otherwise ride buses are driving cars instead. But MTU boss Keith Carlson is always trying to attract more riders. There has been talk of buses making stops every 15 minutes, instead of each half-hour. This Wednesday, Carlson and MTU board members meet with the La Crosse parking utility board to work on ways to meet their mutual needs.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) The Ginseng Board of Wisconsin has signed a 10-year, $200 million deal with one of China's largest medicine companies. Under the agreement, Tong Ren Tang Health Pharmaceutical, a 364-year-old Chinese pharmacy, will pay the board for trademark seals indicating the company is selling genuine Wisconsin ginseng at its 1,800 retail stores in China. The company's partnership with the state ginseng board started in 2009.
Gov. Scott Walker announced the agreement on Monday in the capital city of Beijing. He is leading a state trade mission in the country in hopes of bringing more of Wisconsin's exports to the world's second largest economy.
Walker will visit Beijing, Tianjin, Harbin and Shanghai during the 10-day trip.