A fire destroys a Sparta business overnight. The Sparta fire department said the fire started when a truck malfunctioned in the Dutch Mill Trucking shop around midnight. More>>
Friends of Veterans-Tomah raffled off the motorcycle as their annual fundraiser. Each year, Friends of Veterans raises money to donate to programs that help improve the lives of veterans. They donated the money from the motorcycle raffle to Veterans Assistance Foundation. More>>
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has ordered a southeastern Minnesota frack sand mine to stop operating. More>>
The former La Crosse police lieutenant accused of stealing drugs from the department's evidence room is back in jail.A judge issued a warrant for Brian Thomson Wednesday after he tested positive for alcohol.
Demolition is underway at the intersection of 10th and Denton in La Crosse. Crews are tearing down a crumbling 5-plex building as part of the city's neighborhood revitalization in the Powell- Poage-Hamilton and Washburn neighborhoods. And as News 19's Amy DuPont found explains a special member of the demo crew took his first swing at the building.Most of La Crosse Mayor Tim Kabat's day is filled with meeting, and phone calls, and budget planning. Wednesday however, the Mayor got to play. Mad... More>>
Kids at the Boys Girls Club in La Crosse heard first hand about the dangers of drug abuse and gang violence Wednesday. Two years ago, Sherry Hougom's daughter Sara was shot and killed while sleeping in an apartment on the Northside by two gang members high on methamphetamine. Sherry told middle and high school aged kids at the club Wednesday about her daughter's death.
All week cargo-filled barges heading south have been stalled all along the Mississippi River and Wednesday, dredging operations continue to clear stretches of sandbars blocking traffic.
Robert A. Petrillo, 61, of Lanesboro, was killed when his motorcycle was hit by a pickup truck just before 5:45 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of County Road 8 and County Road 17. More>>
A Wisconsin-based milk distributor is expanding its Maine supply network and picking up half of the former MOO Milk organic dairy farms as suppliers. More>>
Otto Butzman was born on July 30th 1922 in La Crosse. Otto is a veteran who served in the Battle of the Bulge, one of the biggest battles in WWII. He was wounded by shrapnel in an explosion in the winter of 1945 that sent him home. Otto received the Purple Heart, Bronze Star, and the Combat Infantry Badge. In the community Otto has been a member of the Onalaska American Legion for over 50 years. He worked for 22 years at Northern Engraving, 18 years for the School District of La Crosse and wo... More>>
Getting caught speeding through a road construction work zone is about to get more costly in Minnesota. More>>
LA CROSSE, Wisconsin (WXOW) As you begin your preparations to help children return to school, it's common to think summer is coming to an end. But, it's not too late for your vegetable garden. That's the focus of Melinda's Garden Moment. More>>
The La Crescent-Hokah School District continues to develop their plan to create a state of the art facility for students in their January 2015 referendum.
Area non-profits and local businesses join forces to provide resources for those who are homeless in the La Crosse community through Project Homeless Connect. More>>
Sparta Trucking shop destroyed following overnight fireMore >>
Sparta Trucking shop destroyed following overnight fire