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Man convicted double homicide says jurors biased Video included

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW/AP) - A Minnesota man sentenced to life in prison for murdering a father and son in a downtown La Crosse business wants a new trial. More>>

Suspicious substance brings out La Crosse hazmat team Video included

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - Part of a northside La Crosse street was closed off while members of the fire department investigated a suspicious chemical found in a bottle late Tuesday afternoon.

Teen burglary ring caught in Buffalo County

ALMA, Wis. (WXOW) - The Buffalo County Sheriff's Office solves a string of burglaries with the arrest of two people early on Tuesday morning.

One-time "Woman of the Year" convicted of theft

EAGLE RIVER (WAOW) - A woman who just months ago was honored as Eagle River's woman of the year has been convicted of stealing about $16,000 from a civic group that raises money to benefit children in need, according to online court records. More>>

Judge: Jury should decide priest abuse lawsuit

A Minnesota judge says a man who says he was sexually abused by a priest around 1976 deserves his day in court. More>>

Jury selection begins in prosecutor's trial

Jury selection has begun in the trial of a northern Minnesota prosecutor accused of sexual misconduct involving a teenage girl. More>>

Drunken 12-year-old Wausau boy taken to hospital

WAUSAU (WAOW) - A 12-year-old Wausau boy who told police he drinks alcohol about "every three days or so" was taken to a hospital legally drunk and kept overnight, an investigator said Monday. More>>

55 driving related tickets issued in La Crosse Co. on July 3

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - More than 50 citations were issued to drivers for traffic and car safety issues on July 3 in La Crosse County. More>>

12 men seek to join lawsuit over strip searches

Twelve men who claim they were subjected to illegal searches by Milwaukee police are seeking to join others who have already sued the city and police department. More>>

Iowa DCI officials now have car belonging to couple found dead

The Iowa Medical Examiners Office ruled Esther Neunaber's death a homicide, but final result of Donald Neunaber's autopsy are not yet complete. More>>

La Crosse man arrested on burglary charges

GALESVILLE, Wis. (WXOW) - A La Crosse man is arrested following an investigation into several burglaries and thefts in Trempealeau County.

Minnesota man charged in deaths of 4 horses

A Minnesota man has been charged with animal cruelty after police say they found four dead horses on his property. More>>

UPDATE: WI high court OK's police window knock

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The Wisconsin Supreme Court has ruled that police knocking on the window of a car does not by itself violate a person's constitutional right against unreasonable seizures. More>>

Police: Minneapolis teen charged with shooting 3

Police have charged a 19-year-old with attempted murder for seriously injuring three women in a north Minneapolis shooting. More>>

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