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    Loggers woes continue after doubleheader sweep

    Loggers woes continue after doubleheader sweep

    The Loggers season continues to circle the drain after a doubleheader sweep at the hands of the Madison Mallards Wednesday.More >>
    The Loggers season continues to circle the drain after a doubleheader sweep at the hands of the Madison Mallards Wednesday.More >>
  • Green Bay, WI (WXOW)

    Daniels taking on leadership role for Packers

    Daniels taking on leadership role for Packers

    Green Bay, WI (WXOW) Packers defensive tackle Mike Daniels is just in his 3rd year in the league, but he's already becoming one of the Packers more vocal leaders.More >>
    Green Bay, WI (WXOW) Packers defensive tackle Mike Daniels is just in his 3rd year in the league, but he's already becoming one of the Packers more vocal leaders.
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  • Packers' Derek Sherrod happy to be healthy again

    Packers' Derek Sherrod happy to be healthy again

    For the first time since his rookie year, 2011 first-round pick Derek Sherrod does not have to sit on the sidelines during Packers training camp.The tackle missed camp in 2012 and last year while recovering from the broken leg he suffered in November of 2011.The Packers like the way he moves now though, and he could be the first tackle used off the bench this season. Considering the team hasn't had two tackles play all 16 games since the 2007 season, that is a pretty important position...More >>
    For the first time since his rookie year, 2011 first-round pick Derek Sherrod does not have to sit on the sidelines during Packers training camp.The tackle missed camp in 2012 and last year while recovering from the broken leg he suffered in November of 2011.The Packers like the way he moves now though, and he could be the first tackle used off the bench this season. Considering the team hasn't had two tackles play all 16 games since the 2007 season, that is a pretty important position...More >>
  • Loggers lose lead, fall 6-4 in rain-shorted game

    Loggers lose lead, fall 6-4 in rain-shorted game

    The Kenosha Kingfish rallied for three runs in the bottom of the fifth inning and then relied on the weather to hold on for a 6-4 win Tuesday night at Simmons Field.La Crosse scored twice in the top of the fifth to hold a 4-3 lead, but the hometown Kingfish scored three times with two outs to take it right back.Rain clouds threatened the game all evening, but finally finished the Loggers off in the top of the sixth.La Crosse returns home briefly Wednesday for the first game of a doubleheader ...More >>
    The Kenosha Kingfish rallied for three runs in the bottom of the fifth inning and then relied on the weather to hold on for a 6-4 win Tuesday night at Simmons Field.La Crosse scored twice in the top of the fifth to hold a 4-3 lead, but the hometown Kingfish scored three times with two outs to take it right back.Rain clouds threatened the game all evening, but finally finished the Loggers off in the top of the sixth.La Crosse returns home briefly Wednesday for the first game of a doubleheader ...More >>
  • Vikings' Greenway knows mentality must change

    Vikings' Greenway knows mentality must change

    Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway has played on some good defenses.So he knows that last season's effort, one where his defensive unit gave up the most points in the National Football League, wasn't even close to the level it should have been at.More >>
    Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway has played on some good defenses.So he knows that last season's effort, one where his defensive unit gave up the most points in the National Football League, wasn't even close to the level it should have been at.More >>
  • La Crescent Legion preparing for title defense

    La Crescent Legion preparing for title defense

    The La Crescent American Legion baseball team won a state title last summer using solid pitching and defense.They're on the verge of another title after following that recipe this summer.La Crescent battles Luverne Legion Friday night in the opening game of the state tournament. They enter the tournament at 24-9 after rallying to beat Adams twice on Sunday to win the district title.The team admits it has struggled with focus at times this summer, but knows how to win, and knows exactly what i...More >>
    The La Crescent American Legion baseball team won a state title last summer using solid pitching and defense.They're on the verge of another title after following that recipe this summer.La Crescent battles Luverne Legion Friday night in the opening game of the state tournament. They enter the tournament at 24-9 after rallying to beat Adams twice on Sunday to win the district title.The team admits it has struggled with focus at times this summer, but knows how to win, and knows exactly what i...More >>
  • West Salem officially hires football, basketball coaches

    West Salem officially hires football, basketball coaches

    A pair of head coaches officially took over the football and basketball programs at West Salem High School Monday night.Justin Jehn was named the head football coach while Jake Merrill was named the head basketball coach.Jehn had been the longtime assistant of Wayne Sackett, who departed the school to become an assistant principal at Holmen High School.Merrill, a teacher at West Salem, comes from the Onalaska basketball program.More >>
    A pair of head coaches officially took over the football and basketball programs at West Salem High School Monday night.Justin Jehn was named the head football coach while Jake Merrill was named the head basketball coach.Jehn had been the longtime assistant of Wayne Sackett, who departed the school to become an assistant principal at Holmen High School.Merrill, a teacher at West Salem, comes from the Onalaska basketball program.More >>
  • Julius Peppers impacts defense and offense for Packers

    Julius Peppers impacts defense and offense for Packers

    Green Bay, WI (WXOW) – When the Green Bay Packers signed Julius Peppers in the offseason, they expected Peppers would add a boost to their defense.More >>
    Green Bay, WI (WXOW) – When the Green Bay Packers signed Julius Peppers in the offseason, they expected Peppers would add a boost to their defense.
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  • CHICAGO, Illinois (WXOW)

    Andersen challenges notion that West is not best

    Andersen challenges notion that West is not best

    CHICAGO, Illinois (WXOW) The Badgers are predicted to win the new West Division of the Big Ten this season in a preseason poll of Big Ten media.More >>
    CHICAGO, Illinois (WXOW) The Badgers are predicted to win the new West Division of the Big Ten this season in a preseason poll of Big Ten media.More >>
  • Green Bay Packers right where they need to be at training camp

    Green Bay Packers right where they need to be at training camp

    Green Bay Packers training camp was in full swing on Monday morning, as the team practiced in full pads for the first time in 2014.More >>
    Green Bay Packers training camp was in full swing on Monday morning, as the team practiced in full pads for the first time in 2014.
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  • Big Ten Media Day: Badgers set the bar high

    Big Ten Media Day: Badgers set the bar high

    They're no longer the Leaders and the Legends divisions.More >>
    They're no longer the Leaders and the Legends divisions.More >>
  • 4 Loggers named to Big League Showcase in Madison

    4 Loggers named to Big League Showcase in Madison

    Four La Crosse Loggers players will participate in the Northwoods League Big League Dreams Showcase next month in Madison. Ryne Birk, Luke Persico, Breckin Williams, and Mark Ecker will join fellow South Division players on August 5 at Warner Park in Madison.More >>
    Four La Crosse Loggers players will participate in the Northwoods League Big League Dreams Showcase next month in Madison. Ryne Birk, Luke Persico, Breckin Williams, and Mark Ecker will join fellow South Division players on August 5 at Warner Park in Madison.More >>
  • Coulee Region Chill roster nearly set

    Coulee Region Chill roster nearly set

    After four days of intense tryouts at Green Ice Arena, the Coulee Region Chill have gone from 170 players to 25 and now begin preparing for the 2014-15 season.Head coach A.J. Degenhart said Monday in a release the team has made its selections for an initial roster and was pleased with the talent displayed during tryouts."We feel we have added some very good pieces to the roster and our hard work with drafting and tendering players has paid off," he said...More >>
    After four days of intense tryouts at Green Ice Arena, the Coulee Region Chill have gone from 170 players to 25 and now begin preparing for the 2014-15 season.Head coach A.J. Degenhart said Monday in a release the team has made its selections for an initial roster and was pleased with the talent displayed during tryouts."We feel we have added some very good pieces to the roster and our hard work with drafting and tendering players has paid off," he said...More >>
  • WEB EXTRA: Onalaska wins Class AA regional title

    WEB EXTRA: Onalaska wins Class AA regional title

    The Onalaska Legion baseball team defeated the La Crosse Northstars 10-7 Sunday afternoon to advance to the state tournament in Baraboo, Wisc. later this week.Onalaska used a seven run fourth inning to break the game open at Viking Field in Holmen.The Class AA tournament begins Friday in Baraboo.More >>
    The Onalaska Legion baseball team defeated the La Crosse Northstars 10-7 Sunday afternoon to advance to the state tournament in Baraboo, Wisc. later this week.Onalaska used a seven run fourth inning to break the game open at Viking Field in Holmen.The Class AA tournament begins Friday in Baraboo.More >>
  • Stingers Top Loggers 6-3

    Stingers Top Loggers 6-3

    LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - Nick Rivera hit a 2-run homer in the eighth inning Sunday to lead the Willmar Stingers past the La Crosse Loggers 6-3 at Copeland Park.More >>
    LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - Nick Rivera hit a 2-run homer in the eighth inning Sunday to lead the Willmar Stingers past the La Crosse Loggers 6-3 at Copeland Park.More >>
  • Onalaska Legion wins Class AA Regional Title

    Onalaska Legion wins Class AA Regional Title

    HOLMEN, Wis. (WXOW) - The Onalaska Legion baseball team used a 7-run fourth inning Sunday to knock off the La Crosse Northstars 10-7 and win a regional title.More >>
    HOLMEN, Wis. (WXOW) - The Onalaska Legion baseball team used a 7-run fourth inning Sunday to knock off the La Crosse Northstars 10-7 and win a regional title.More >>
  • Contract attention shifts to Randall Cobb

    Contract attention shifts to Randall Cobb

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (WXOW) - A day after Jordy Nelson received a $39 million contract extension to keep him with the Packers for four more years, the attention turned to teammate Randall Cobb Sunday at training camp.More >>
    GREEN BAY, Wis. (WXOW) - A day after Jordy Nelson received a $39 million contract extension to keep him with the Packers for four more years, the attention turned to teammate Randall Cobb Sunday at training camp.More >>
  • Vikings give Kyle Rudolph 5-year extension

    Vikings give Kyle Rudolph 5-year extension

    The Minnesota Vikings have signed tight end Kyle Rudolph to a five-year contract extension.More >>
    The Minnesota Vikings have signed tight end Kyle Rudolph to a five-year contract extension.More >>
  • Friday's Local Scores

    Friday's Local Scores

    Friday's Local ScoresMore >>
    Friday's Local ScoresMore >>
  • Loggers downed 10-8, losing streak hits 7

    Loggers downed 10-8, losing streak hits 7

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (WXOW) - Matt Beaty's RBI groundout in the seventh inning gave Green Bay the lead for good as the Bullfrogs hung on to beat the La Crosse Loggers Friday night 10-8.More >>
    GREEN BAY, Wis. (WXOW) - Matt Beaty's RBI groundout in the seventh inning gave Green Bay the lead for good as the Bullfrogs hung on to beat the La Crosse Loggers Friday night 10-8.More >>
  • Meggs' walkoff snaps Loggers streak at 7

    Meggs' walkoff snaps Loggers streak at 7

    LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - Jack Meggs hit a 2-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to give the La Crosse Loggers a dramatic 6-5 win Saturday night over the Willmar Stingers, ending his team's seven-game losing streak.More >>
    LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - Jack Meggs hit a 2-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to give the La Crosse Loggers a dramatic 6-5 win Saturday night over the Willmar Stingers, ending his team's seven-game losing streak.More >>
  • Rice Lake hoops star Henry Ellenson finalist for Team USA

    Rice Lake hoops star Henry Ellenson finalist for Team USA

    Rice Lake senior Henry Ellenson is one step closer to representing his country on the hardwood.More >>
    Rice Lake senior Henry Ellenson is one step closer to representing his country on the hardwood.
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  • Nelson signing highlights Packers training camp opener

    Nelson signing highlights Packers training camp opener

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (WXOW) - As if Green Bay Packers fans didn't need a reason to celebrate the opening of their team's training camp Saturday, one of the game's best players announced his decision to stick with the Packers for the foreseeable future.More >>
    GREEN BAY, Wis. (WXOW) - As if Green Bay Packers fans didn't need a reason to celebrate the opening of their team's training camp Saturday, one of the game's best players announced his decision to stick with the Packers for the foreseeable future.More >>
  • Packers considering London game

    Packers considering London game

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (WXOW) - Training camp for the Green Bay Packers is set to begin Saturday, and with it comes hopes of playing in a Super Bowl at the end of it.There was buzz around Lambeau Field Thursday however about the possibility of another dream - playing football overseas.Packers President Mark Murphy said the team is considering playing a game in London, but doesn't want to give up a home game at the team's famous stadium to do so. He said it would have too much of an impact on the loc...More >>
    GREEN BAY, Wis. (WXOW) - Training camp for the Green Bay Packers is set to begin Saturday, and with it comes hopes of playing in a Super Bowl at the end of it.There was buzz around Lambeau Field Thursday however about the possibility of another dream - playing football overseas.Packers President Mark Murphy said the team is considering playing a game in London, but doesn't want to give up a home game at the team's famous stadium to do so. He said it would have too much of an impact on the loc...More >>
  • West Salem star hopes to continue hockey success with Chill

    West Salem star hopes to continue hockey success with Chill

    ONALASKA, Wis. (WXOW) - It's decision time for the Coulee Region Chill. After two days of scrimmages and testing, the 170-man training camp roster will soon be trimmed to just 25. One of the players fighting for a spot on the team is Taylor Trapp, a West Salem graduate who has been a member of the junior Chill AAA program.More >>
    ONALASKA, Wis. (WXOW) - It's decision time for the Coulee Region Chill. After two days of scrimmages and testing, the 170-man training camp roster will soon be trimmed to just 25. One of the players fighting for a spot on the team is Taylor Trapp, a West Salem graduate who has been a member of the junior Chill AAA program. More >>
  • Badgers picked to win West Division in Big Ten media poll

    Badgers picked to win West Division in Big Ten media poll

    The Badgers have been picked to win the West Division of the Big Ten in the annual preseason media poll organized by cleveland.com. The Badgers were not picked by any of the 29 voters to win the Big Ten title game, however. Ohio State is the heavy favorite to win the league championship.More >>
    The Badgers have been picked to win the West Division of the Big Ten in the annual preseason media poll organized by cleveland.com. The Badgers were not picked by any of the 29 voters to win the Big Ten title game, however. Ohio State is the heavy favorite to win the league championship.
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  • Pack prez hopes Favre returns for game this year

    Pack prez hopes Favre returns for game this year

    The Green Bay Packers painted a rosy forecast to shareholders of the future of the NFL's only publicly-owned franchise.More >>
    The Green Bay Packers painted a rosy forecast to shareholders of the future of the NFL's only publicly-owned franchise.More >>
  • Punished Priefer: 'I went way below the bar'

    Punished Priefer: 'I went way below the bar'

    Minnesota Vikings special teams coordinator Mike Priefer says he "went way below the bar" with his homophobic remark in front of players that led to his looming three-game suspension.More >>
    Minnesota Vikings special teams coordinator Mike Priefer says he "went way below the bar" with his homophobic remark in front of players that led to his looming three-game suspension.More >>
  • Badgers add seven to Hall of Fame

    Badgers add seven to Hall of Fame

    The Wisconsin Athletics Hall of Fame will welcome seven new members at an induction ceremony on September 5th.More >>
    The Wisconsin Athletics Hall of Fame will welcome seven new members at an induction ceremony on September 5th.More >>
  • Thursday's local scores

    Thursday's local scores

    Check out Thursday's local scores.More >>
    Check out Thursday's local scores.More >>
  • LA CROSSE, Wisconsin (WXOW)

    Coulee Region Chill open training camp

    Coulee Region Chill open training camp

    LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) It's A big week for the Coulee Region Chill and for those hockey players looking to advance their careers. More >>
    LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) It's A big week for the Coulee Region Chill and for those hockey players looking to advance their careers. More >>
  • WEST SALEM, Wisconsin (WXOW)

    UPDATE: Sackett stepping down as football coach at West Salem

    UPDATE: Sackett stepping down as football coach at West Salem

    WEST SALEM, Wis. (WXOW) West Salem head football coach Wayne Sackett is stepping down. Sackett tells News 19 Sports that he's taking a job as an assistant principal in the Holmen School District.More >>
    WEST SALEM, Wis. (WXOW) West Salem head football coach Wayne Sackett is stepping down. Sackett tells News 19 Sports that he's taking a job as an assistant principal in the Holmen School District.More >>
  • Wednesday's Legion Scores

    Wednesday's Legion Scores

    Check out Wednesday Legion Regionals.More >>
    Check out Wednesday Legion Regionals.More >>
  • UPDATE: Heart condition may have caused WSU player's death

    UPDATE: Heart condition may have caused WSU player's death

    WINONA, Minn. (AP) - A coach says a Winona State University football player who collapsed and died during a workout likely died of a previously undetected heart condition.More >>
    WINONA, Minn. (AP) - A coach says a Winona State University football player who collapsed and died during a workout likely died of a previously undetected heart condition.More >>
  • Werth's double in 9th helps Nats beat Brewers 5-4

    Werth's double in 9th helps Nats beat Brewers 5-4

    Jayson Werth hit a game-winning RBI double in the bottom of the ninth after the Brewers tied it in the top of the inning and the Washington Nationals beat Milwaukee 5-4 on Sunday afternoon.More >>
    Jayson Werth hit a game-winning RBI double in the bottom of the ninth after the Brewers tied it in the top of the inning and the Washington Nationals beat Milwaukee 5-4 on Sunday afternoon.More >>
  • Two sports, one season? No problem!

    Two sports, one season? No problem!

    LA CROSSE, Wisconsin (WXOW) - For Sam Leinfelder, a 12 hour day is entirely normal.More >>
    LA CROSSE, Wisconsin (WXOW) - For Sam Leinfelder, a 12 hour day is entirely normal.More >>
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