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Body found in camping trailer fire debris in La Crosse County

One person is dead after a camping trailer fire near Highway 16 in the Town of Medary. According to the La Crosse Sheriff's Department, Onalaska Firefighters found a body after extinguishing a burning camper trailer at N4590 Crestwood Place in Medary early Friday morning. The cause of the fire has

NEWS8000.COM - 2018-03-23 18:45:03

La Crosse County authorities arrest four on burglary charges

Jarrod Hoffman, Brandon Wurm, Keilla Brickson and Dawn Lindley WEST SALEM, Wis. (WKBT) - Authorities in La Crosse County executed a search warrant in West Salem Wednesday evening after receiving a tip from a community member. According to the La Crosse County Sheriff's Office, two residential burgla

NEWS8000.COM - 2018-03-22 19:48:38

La Crosse man arrested after high speed chase

Gregory R. Balfany, 48 of La Crosse MONROE CO., Wis. (WKBT) - A La Crosse man is jailed in Monroe County after a high speed chase late Thursday night. According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Department, the chase started in the Sparta area at about 10:20 p.m. The suspect made multiple dangerous mov

NEWS8000.COM - 2018-03-23 12:06:24

Missing elderly couple found dead in vehicle

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POST-BULLETIN - 2018-03-23 12:35:07

La Crosse police arrest drug dealer awaiting trial

Deante House, Kindred Foster, Austin Bonner LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - La Crosse police executed a search warrant with the Emergency Response Team Wednesday night on Johnson Street and arrested a man already awaiting trial for dealing drugs. Investigators completed a drug buy from Deante L. House usin

NEWS8000.COM - 2018-03-22 16:31:10

Three arrested following search of La Crosse home

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WEAU) -- Three people are taken into custody, including an accused drug dealer awaiting trial. That's according to the La Crosse police department. It happened Wednesday after investigators executed a search warrant in the 400 block of Johnson Street. Police say the main target of

WEAU-TV 13 - 2018-03-23 04:26:00

Former La Crosse postal worker guilty in theft from up to 7,800 mail customers

MADISON - A former La Crosse postal employee who the government says may have stolen mail from at least 7,800 people pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court to mail theft. Justin Cain, 35, of Cashton told District Judge William Conley that he took mail intended for other people during a three- to

CHIPPEWA HERALD - 2018-03-22 11:00:00

Winona public school board faces dilemma: Close schools or cut programs

If the Winona public school board decides not to close elementary schools, the full force of $1.7 million in impending budget cuts will hit programs, activities and classrooms. That reality was spelled out Thursday by Superintendent Rich Dahman, who presented four sets of budget recommendations to t

WINONA DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-23 03:12:00

La Crosse Fire Department responds to morning house fire

Fire on George Street LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - The La Crosse Fire Department responded to a house fire at 2226 George Street, La Crosse Wednesday morning. Responders searched the home and all residents and a pet were located and the fire was contained to the area it originated. No injuries were repo


Vine Street building in downtown La Crosse to be torn down

A downtown La Crosse building will come down this year after a conditional-use permit to demolish it was unanimously approved Wednesday in a series of city meetings. JRD, Limited, plans to remove 222 Vine St. to make way for about 10 parking stalls for Wettstein's, according to engineer Jim Webb, wh

LA CROSSE TRIBUNE - 2018-03-22 12:15:00

Which of these 22 popular chain restaurants would you like to see open in the La Crosse area?

Of the 50 top restaurant chains in the United States, 22 have no locations in the La Crosse area. Which ones would you like to see open nearby? Restaurant rankings, which are based on sales, provided by Nation's Restaurant News. Of the 50 top restaurant chains in the United States, 22 have no locati


La Crosse woman sentenced to 5 years in prison for fatal drug overdose

Casey Eggen made the choice to buy drugs, but Takeyhia Potts made the choice to sell a lethal combination. The pair met up one summer night in 2016 at a hotel in the town of Campbell. Eggen left with heroin cut with fentanyl. He was dead the next day. "How many more people are going to die from this



STATE OF WISCONSIN CIRCUIT COURT LA CROSSE COUNTY Small Claims Publication Summons and Notice Case No. 18-SC-363 Plaintiff: Creative Finance Inc. 815 Business Park Road PO Box 454 Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965 -vs- Defendant: Shannon W. Wetmore 1002 Westview Circle Drive Onalaska, WI 54650 PUBLICATION S


Eagles return to La Crosse area in droves

Driving or walking along the Mississippi River around this time of year, you'll start to see a gathering of bald eagles perched on the ice, a sight that just a few decades ago would be unheard of. The sight of bald eagles returning to La Crosse has become both an iconic signal of the coming spring a


Temporary lane closure on George Street at Canadian Pacific Railway bridge

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - One lane of traffic on George Street is temporarily closed for maintenance work on the bridge over the Canadian Pacific Railway. Expect traffic backups in the southbound direction during heavy travel times, according to the City Engineer. All lanes are anticipated to be open


20-year-old Trempealeau man killed in single-vehicle crash

TOWN OF MONTANA - A 20-year-old Trempealeau man was killed in a single-vehicle crash Saturday morning. According to a press release from the Buffalo County Sheriff's Office, first responders found Logan Passow lying away from his vehicle on County Hwy X, north of Buells Valley Road. Attempts to revi


La Crosse hotel completes $1.2 million ballroom renovation

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - The Radisson Hotel La Crosse completed a $1.2 million hotel ballroom renovation. The ballroom is a 5,469 square foot event space that has been renovated from floor to ceiling. More natural light, LED lighting with 2,600 colors to choose from, a programmable audio visual equi


La Crosse alternate side parking citations up for 2017-2018

New online software through the city of La Crosse website allows for appealing parking tickets online. LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - The 2017-2018 City of La Crosse alternate side parking was 31 day shorter than in previous years and much more efficient, according to the La Crosse Police Department. The


Wisconsin's Blue Ribbon Commission on school funding hosts public hearing in La Crosse

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Members of our community are talking with state leaders about fair school funding. The state's Blue Ribbon Commission on school funding hosted a public hearing Monday afternoon in La Crosse. District leaders and community members gave their input on how current funding level


Driver killed in rollover on I-94

ST. PAUL, Minn. - A Newport, Minnesota man was killed when he rolled his truck merging onto Interstate 94 from Highway 280. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the Dodge Dakota pickup truck was headed south on 280 and exited to eastbound I-94 at about 3:18 a.m. Sunday. Near the bottom of the ra