Protesters storming N.C. capital over similar bill
Students cleaned up 1,456 cigarette butts in Powell Park last month
There is something uncomfortable about watching the annual White House Correspondent's Dinner. And it's not just the room was filled with narcissists pretending to love one another. It was uncomfortable...
Thirty-five years in prison is the sentence for the two men found guilty in the Sara Hougom murder...
Kong Vue and Pao Vue received that sentence on Monday, for their roles in the apparent random shooting of a young woman at her Division Street apartment. Kong Vue fired the two fatal shots at Hougom. Pao Vue drove Kong to the apartment, reportedly to steal money. Pao had brought the gun with him in the car. Members of Hougom's family say they don't believe the two defendants have told the truth about why the shootings happened.
Two young men get long prison sentences for the murder of Sara Houghom. Brad
He's been famous for more than 30 years...but how you know Danny De Vito may depend on what generation you belong to.
Baby boomers may know him best as Louie from the TV show 'Taxi.' Or you know his movies, like 'Twins' and 'Ruthless People,' and as the Penguin in 'Batman Returns.' And for lots of young people seeing De Vito at UWL yesterday, he's Frank from 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.' De Vito led a group of actors from his show and another sitcom in an Obama campaign event on campus Sunday, drawing a crowd of hundreds to Cartwright Center.
Neither Obama nor Mitt Romney got to La Crosse this election year, but their running mates did. La Crosse also hosted Governor Walker and Senator Ron Johnson this weekend, promoting GOP candidates.
A runaway mother from La Crosse County will get a chance to return to the lives of her children...but first, she'll have to spend a year in jail.
Gretchen Kammel will serve the jail time as part of a five-year probation sentence for taking her kids with her in a custody battle years ago. Kammel skipped the original sentencing in 1998, and left her three children behind until this year. Two of the grown children asked a judge today to let their mother avoid jail.
Kammel apologized to her kids and their two fathers. Judge Ramona Gonzalez said that she made a mistake years ago by releasing Kammel from jail...not realizing that Kammel would disappear for over a decade.