The owners of Carbon Cannabis and Stacks Family Farms, both in the former LaCrosse Footwear complex at 1501 St. Andrew St., have started Sensi Co., which will launch its new THC-infused Sensi High Seltzer at the 4/20 on Front Street event from 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 20, in the South Hal…
Early in the pandemic some were saying that COVID was just like the flu, not worse. Well … here we are, three years later. The data say they were “dead” wrong.
CAMERON — About 2,000 people attended the visitation and funeral of slain police officers Emily Breidenbach and Hunter Scheel as they were laid to rest Saturday.
A 28-year-old woman with no permanent address was arrested April 8 after she allegedly committed a strong-arm robbery at a La Crosse convenience store.
Seasonal weight restrictions on Monroe County highways will be removed effective Monday, April 17. Weight restrictions on individual bridges will remain in effect as posted at the bridge.
Tabby is a social butterfly who is ready and waiting for her forever family to find her. She is a lovable lady who enjoys pets, especially head scratches, and cuddles from just about anyone. When she’s really happy she will roll around purring like a big baby. She is an excellent biscuit mak…
Check out these photos of local high school athletes in action from the spring preps season.
The Monroe County Safe Community Coalition and the Monroe County Human Services Department will host Substance Use Prevention Day on Wednesday, April 19, at Tomah Recreation Park.
Dry, windy weather has aided the fast growth of wildfires that have consumed nearly 3,000 wooded and grassy acres in Monroe and Juneau counties.
Late season snow storms always take me back to March 24, 1979, in the tiny town of Franklin in Jackson County. My feet were wet, and I was beginning to shiver as the three of us stood at the dark back door of my grandparents Keith and Cecile Hardie’s house.
BARRON — Hundreds of people lined the streets and somberly paid their respects as the flag-draped caskets carrying the bodies of police officers Emily Breidenbach and Hunter Scheel returned home Monday.
CAMERON — An outpouring of sympathy and support from residents and law enforcement has flowed toward Cameron and Chetek as news spread that two local police officers and a suspect were killed in a shootout that began with a traffic stop Saturday afternoon.
Let me be explicitly clear: I will have no part in a debt ceiling negotiation that includes cuts to Social Security or Medicare.
Every job brings with it unique challenges and emotional strain. But few occupations impact mental health as significantly as that of first responders, some 85% of whom report adverse symptoms.
“We’re a grab-and-go place,” Zong Lor said. “This is very convenient for people.
Urinary tract infections are the most common type of bacterial infection diagnosed in people today. The likeliest bacteria to cause these infections are Escherichia coli, or E. coli. They are responsible for, depending on the reference, 75-90% of UTIs. Other bacterial breeds can be staphyloc…
The following local students achieved a grade-point average of 3.5 for the fall 2022 term and were named to the President's List at Western Technical College.
Soups are a great starter or side. When you have soup as a starter, you’re helping to ensure you get a lot of nutrients right away because soups make it easy to consume three or more food groups at once.
Tomah Health Hospice Touch resident Mary Donaldson could not believe that she was being honored for being a nurse. Members of the Northern Wisconsin Nurses Honor Guard recognized the 74-year-old Donaldson for her 40-year career in nursing during a ceremony at the Tomah Hospice Serenity House…
Arris Sullivan of New Lisbon says donating blood is very important to help people in need. Sullivan was one of 96 donors to attend a two-day Versiti BloodCenter of Wisconsin/Tomah Health blood drive at Tomah’s Recreation Park March 29-30.
The Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds is known as a gathering destination for carnival and concertgoers each summer. But the location has historical ties to agriculture and farming in Chippewa Falls and across the region. Ties that go back 125 years to the first Northern Wisconsin State Fair.
There’s no doubt Ted Vigil has an uncanny resembla￼nce to John Denver. Steve Weisberg, Denver’s lead guitarist for four years, can attest to that.
National maternal mortality rates increased sharply in 2021, with fatalities the highest in six decades.