What kind of craziness has infected our Christian Evangelicals?
The race for Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice is now over. Sad that we didn’t have better choices.
Thank you for your March 29 article, "Extra help for moms?" related to the extension of Medicaid benefits for postpartum people to a full year after delivery. Currently, many lose their support at 60 days. While some patients will qualify for Medicaid outside of the pregnancy, a disturbingly…
To date, five Wisconsin Counties have had unclarified referendums on the ballot.
The headlines read, “What we need to know about the Nashville shooting.”
Bees are important to pollination, making honey, and of course, learning if your children have bee allergies after their first sting, but to encourage La Crosse residents to voluntarily not mow yards for a month to improve the overall bee population is difficult to understand.
It is truly amazing how much Mike Hanson of La Crosse can type without knowing, exactly, what he's talking about.
In the affidavit for searching Donald Trump's Florida home it states, "21 Under 18 U.S.C., 2071 b) Whomever, having the custody of any such record, proceeding, map, book, document, paper or other thing, willfully and unlawfully conceals, removes, mutilates, obliterates, falsifies or destroys…
I am addressing Mike Hanson’s letter of Feb. 19, and I apologize if his letter was actually sarcasm, very well placed.
The League of Women Voters of the La Crosse Area and of the Upper Mississippi River Region are co-hosting a virtual program on Tuesday, April 11, on critical federal legislation impacting our region’s conservation and agricultural landscape.
Dairyland Power Cooperative has an agreement with NuScale to consider the construction of small modular reactors ("Weighing nuclear options, March 27, La Crosse Tribune).
This is in response to the March 27 article, "Dairyland CEO appointed to nuclear energy task force at policy organization in D.C." by Chloe Hilles.
Last month a tornado hit Mississippi, killing 25 people. This should not surprise us: In 2023, there have been 222 confirmed tornadoes to hit the the United States.
Three children and also some adults were killed in a mass shooting in Nashville on March 27.
I was delighted to read that Minnesota is considering operation of a manure digester and fervently hope Wisconsin and other states will follow suit. This will be especially critical as the 2024 elections get into full swing. Just saying.
Regarding the March 24 letter from Kama Tesar, “Start discussion about women’s reproductive rights," she worries that, after overturning Roe v. Wade there is fear in our community of having no choice.
On March 20, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issued an extraordinarily dire warning. The IPCC has been issuing climate assessments for decades, each more concerning than the preceding one. By now, even children know that climate change is real and that it is primarily caused by…
In Dr. Richard Kyte’s latest column, “Children need to be supported by a community, not called out by it,” the author asserts that today’s children need positive experiences and support in order to thrive. He then identifies two primary reasons for increases in teen depression: “the liberal …
We have another report describing the ugly consequences of global warming. It is time to stop writing and reading climate change reports and start doing. Among the most efficient and effective activities that an individual can do to reduce global warming is to install a solar system.
I support Angela Palmer-Fisher for Vernon County Circuit Court Judge because my years of practice with her have proven that Angela has the broad experience and temperament necessary for the position.
Angela Palmer-Fisher is the perfect candidate for the Vernon County Judge position. I have watched Angie grow into the loving wife and mother that she is today. She has a strong work ethic, excellent communication skills and a deep understanding of the law. Her ability to remain impartial an…
I ask voters in the Holmen School District to support Khadijah Islam for the school board. As a 2014 Holmen graduate, I think she would bring a valuable perspective to the district. She has gone on to build her skills in mental health through advanced training in social work. I feel that is …
On April 4, residents of Vernon County will vote for our next Circuit Court Judge. I have known and worked with both candidates during my time as a social worker for Vernon County.
I have known Angela Palmer-Fisher for many years, both professionally and personally. We care for the same people in our community.
On April 4, the voters of Vernon County will elect a new judge.
Who next sits on the bench is an important decision that voters will be making on April 4. They have the ability to make sure that everyone who comes before them receives a fair hearing, that their voice is heard and that laws are followed.
This La Crosse School Board race comes at a time of transition for the district. Changes are coming. I want to encourage you to vote for Jerry Wacek as well as the other La Crosse Education Association endorsed candidates.
The La Crosse School District referendum on the April ballot seeks an additional $60 million of operating funds from taxpayers. This amount is three times the District’s past operating referendums.
The oath of office for Wisconsin Supreme Court justices consists of just 75 simple words, but those words carry a profound promise … “that I will support the constitution of the United States and the constitution of the state of Wisconsin; that I will administer justice without respect to pe…