MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin officials say student vaccination rates for COVID-19 vary widely among the system's campuses.
At the Madison campus, 91% of students are fully vaccinated, the highest number among the system's universities.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say members of the La Crosse Fire department rescued five canoeists who became stranded on the La Crosse River Saturday evening.
Captain Greg Temp said rescue crews responded to a call shortly before 8 p.m.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Madison-area man pleaded guilty Wednesday to a misdemeanor charge in connection with the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol
Brandon Nelson, 29, appeared by video conference in U.S.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — Two men accused in a triple homicide in western Wisconsin in July have pleaded not guilty.
Khamthaneth Rattanasack, 44, and Nya Thao, 33, have each been charged with three counts of first-degree intentional homicide and one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — An Army National Guard member from Wisconsin pleaded guilty Wednesday to a misdemeanor charge in connection with the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol and has agreed to cooperate with the ongoing investigation into the incident.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — A high-ranking Roman Catholic cardinal who was hospitalized after contracting COVID-19 is off a ventilator and is being moved out of intensive care, according to officials at a Wisconsin shrine that he founded.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A high-ranking Catholic cardinal who has COVID-19 is alive but in serious condition and has been sedated, according to officials at a Wisconsin shrine that he founded.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — Roger Harring, the College Football Hall of Fame coach who led Wisconsin-La Crosse to two NCAA Division III titles, has died. He was 88.
An obituary on the Blaschke & Schneider Funeral Homes website said Harring died Thursday at his home in La Crosse.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — Three men who were found dead last week at the entrance of a Wisconsin quarry were forced to kneel on the ground before they were shot multiple times over a $600 debt, officials said Thursday.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — Three men found slain in a western Wisconsin quarry likely knew the person or people who killed them, according to investigators.
The bodies of Peng Lor and Nemo Yang, both 24, and Trevor Maloney, 23, were discovered shortly before 5 a.m.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — Authorities have identified the victims of a triple homicide in far western Wisconsin.
The bodies of 24-year-old Peng Lor, 24-year-old Nemo Yang and 23-year-old Trevor Maloney were discovered shortly before 5 a.m.
WEST SALEM, Wis. (AP) — Workers discovered three bodies early Friday at the entrance to a quarry in far western Wisconsin, and authorities said they are investigating the deaths as a triple homicide.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin bishop has taken the unusual step of removing a priest from the ministry after he made a series of divisive remarks about politics and the pandemic.
The Diocese of La Crosse said in a statement Friday that Bishop William Patrick Callahan has issued a decree immediately removing the Rev.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Six University of Wisconsin System schools are moving ahead with start dates on the Jewish holiday Rosh Hashanah despite calls for change.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — President Joe Biden declared America urgently needs a “generational investment” in its infrastructure, as he looks to sell voters on the economic benefits of the $973 billion bipartisan package that still faces an uncertain future in Congress.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — President Joe Biden declared America urgently needs a “generational investment” in its infrastructure, as he looked to sell voters Tuesday on the economic benefits of the $973 billion bipartisan package that still faces an uncertain future in Congress.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden overstated the expected employment gains Tuesday in making his pitch for a bipartisan infrastructure proposal that he said would create “millions” of new jobs.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — Five juveniles were hurt after their vehicle crashed in western Wisconsin.
The La Crosse Tribune reported Monroe County sheriff’s deputies found the minors’ SUV in a ditch in Warrens on Friday evening.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Rev. James Altman calls himself “a lowly priest” serving a blue-collar city in western Wisconsin. But when his bishop demanded his resignation – after a series of divisive remarks about politics and the pandemic – Altman refused to oblige and has since raised more than $640,000 from his conservative supporters to defend himself.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — A priest in Wisconsin who has been ignoring COVID-19 gathering restrictions at his masses and criticized Democrats for their stance on the virus vaccines says the leader of the Diocese of La Crosse has asked him to resign.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Nearly 800 residents of French Island plan to sue the city of La Crosse stemming from contamination of private drinking water wells from chemicals known as PFAS, a move that could expose the city to up to more than $39 million in claims.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — A priest in La Crosse has been ignoring COVID-19 gathering restrictions at his masses while warning people that vaccines are useless and anyone who imposes virus-related protocols will burn in the “lowest, hottest levels” of hell...
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — A La Crosse man has been charged with driving while intoxicated for a fourth time...
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — A La Crosse man has been charged in his third child sexual assault case.
Vanin Dell McKinnon was charged Thursday with repeated sexual assault of a child and causing a child to view sexual activity, according to online court records.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — New Minnesota men's basketball coach Ben Johnson has hired his first two assistants, both with ties to the state — including his former high school coach, Dave Thorson...
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — Fisheries crews from Wisconsin and Minnesota plan to gather near La Crosse next month and attempt a new technique to remove invasive carp from the Mississippi River...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — PLAYER OF THE YEAR – Kamorea “KK” Arnold, Germantown
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — The city of La Crosse filed a lawsuit Thursday against a host of chemical manufacturers that produced firefighting foam linked to groundwater contamination around the city's airport...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Longtime Democratic Rep. Ron Kind survived a stiff challenge Wednesday from a former Navy Seal to win his 13th term in Congress...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden both plan to make a final push in Wisconsin with campaign stops in the final week leading up to Election Day...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — President Donald Trump moved a planned western Wisconsin appearance to elsewhere in the state amid calls from a city mayor and the state's governor, both Democrats, that he not hold a rally there due to a surge in coronavirus cases...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence plans to visit La Crosse on Labor Day, the White House announced on Tuesday.
The Pence visit was announced just as President Donald Trump arrived in Wisconsin where he was visiting Kenosha following the police shooting of Jacob Blake and subsequent protests and violence that saw two demonstrators killed.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — La Crosse County health officials say a resident has been reinfected with COVID-19, though scientists studying the virus have yet to report a case that was confirmed to be a reinfection, and not a flare-up of a previous infection...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin System's president reprimanded the La Crosse campus' chancellor for inviting porn star Nina Hartley to speak on campus, questioning his judgment and warning him that he may not receive a raise next month...
Madison issued an alert to warn residents about potential flash flooding with possibly severe storms expected Tuesday evening.
Gov. Scott Walker also declared Tuesday a state of emergency for Fond du Lac, Juneau, La Crosse, Monroe, Vernon and Washington counties in response to heavy rains Monday and Tuesday, adding to a state of emergency declared for Dane County after last week's deluge.
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GLENDALE, Ariz. — Donald Myron Radtke, 75, of Glendale passed away Monday, Dec. 25, 2017.
He was born in La Crosse, Wis., Dec. 24, 1942, to Violet and Donald Radtke Sr. Don graduated from Winona Senior High in Winona and was in the U.S.
LA CROSSE —?Although they came up short of repeating as WIAA Division 2 State Champions, the Jefferson High School girls’ track and field team made an impressive five trips to the podium earning a respectable fifth-place finish in the 2017 State Track and Field Championships held at Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex on the campus of UW-La Crosse over the weekend.
Two La Crosse high school students won the Wisconsin YES! youth business plan contest with a proposal for matching youth with employers and volunteer opportunities.
LA CROSSE — It took 2 minutes, 15.64 seconds on Friday for Johnson Creek freshman Hannah Constable to make a name for herself at the WIAA Division 3 state track and field meet.
That was the time Constable recorded in winning the championship in the 800-meter run, edging Oshkosh Lourdes senior Emily Foley by 0.13 seconds at UW-La Crosse’s Veterans Memorial Stadium.
Betty Rheineck, 87, of La Crosse, formerly of Fort Atkinson, passed away May 28, 2017, at Bluff View Memory Care Holmen.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Nitardy Funeral Home of Fort Atkinson.
LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — You don't have to be giddy to be up, but Sandy Brekke, Heather Quackenboss and Jen Rombalski combine the two as they plan to put lessons from the World Happiness Summit to good use in the Coulee Region...
An all-freshman starting backcourt at a school the size of Waunakee is far from the usual modus operandi.
But today, almost three years after coach Dana MacKenzie installed Mitch Listau and Mason Steffen as his starting guards before their freshman season, no one is second-guessing the decision.