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City Council votes to approve second railroad track Video included

The La Crosse City Council voted 11-4 in favor of adding a second BNSF railroad track along the east side of the city. More>>

Your voice your vote: Meet the 94th assembly candidates

La Crosse, WI (WXOW) The 94th assembly district race features political veteran Steve Doyle, a democrat, and newcomer, republican Tracie Happel. Both candidates agree; jobs, taxes and education are the three most important issues of this campaign. They differ on how they will make changes to better the lives of people in their district. News 19's Amy DuPont explains.|A full time teacher it comes as no surprise republican challenger Tracie Happel believes education is one of the most important... More>>

Viterbo to hold adult education fair

La Crosse, WI (WXOW) Viterbo University will hold an adult education fair on Monday, November 3rd. Alissa Oelfke, Director for the center for adult learning, says the fair is open to any adult who is considering going back to school. Viterbo offers several on campus degree programs as well as 10 degrees that can be completely earned online. Adults who attend the education fair can meet with academic advisors and financial aid staff.The adult education fair will be held in the Reinhart Center ... More>>

La Crosse Fire Department investigating cause of fire at Copeland Park shelter

The La Crosse Fire Department is working to determine what caused a fire at the Copeland Park shelter. More>>

Plane crashes at Kansas airport, killing 4

A small plane lost engine power after takeoff and crashed into a flight-training building at a Kansas airport Thursday, killing four people, injuring five others and igniting a fire that sent up towering plumes of black... More>>

Compromise efforts stall for quarantined nurse

Insisting she is perfectly healthy, nurse Kaci Hickox again defied the state's Ebola quarantine Thursday by taking a bike ride with her boyfriend, and Maine health authorities struggled to reach a compromise that would... More>>

WTC connects students and community through trick-or-treat event Video included

Western Technical College hosted a trick or treating event at their Residence Hall Thursday while collecting donations for the Cavalier Cupboard and Socktober. More>>

Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration in La Crosse shop to help the homeless Video included

The new downtown La Crosse Warming Center will open on Saturday, and a number of people are working to fill the new space with furniture and beds—and another group is providing some items which temporary residents will find useful. More>>

DOJ to once again dispatch attorneys, agents to polls on Election Day

Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen plans to dispatch state Justice Department attorneys and agents to polling sites across the state on Election Day to ensure compliance with state election laws. More>>

La Crosse sex offender to be released into the community

The La Crosse Police department wants the public to know about a sex offender that will be released from prison into the La Crosse community. More>>

Sex offender to be released in La Crosse community

The La Crosse Police department wants the public to know about a sex offender that will be released from prison into the La Crosse community in November. More>>

La Crosse Police department numbers being used in phone scams

The La Crosse Police Department is warning the public about a number of attempted phone scams.
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La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce Holds 2014 Business Expo

La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce holds 2014 Business Expo Video included

With focuses as wide ranging as natural gas, pastries, and video production, businesses from around the area came together to meet each other on Thursday at the La Crosse Center for the La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce 2014 Business Expo. More>>

La Crosse Police reminding parents and children to be safe this Halloween Video included

The La Crosse Police are reminding parents and children to be safe this Halloween.  In the City of La Crosse, “Meet ‘n Treat” is Friday, between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. More>>

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