November 25, 2014 - 6:25pm
The day after a grand jury in St. Louis County decided not to charge Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson for shooting a young black man to death this summer, rallies were held across the state by people who expressed anger and frustration with the decision.
November 24, 2014 - 2:45pm
The tank that exploded is a total loss. Nearby tanks that are still holding various materials have been shut down for the unforeseeable future. Photo: Maureen McCollum/WPR News.
The cause of a chemical explosion in La Crosse last week is still under investigation. A Midwest Industrial Asphalt tank holding 7,000 gallons of a diesel-asphalt mix exploded and caught fire last week. Investigators from the business, fire department, and insurance company are searching for the...
November 21, 2014 - 1:35am
A Wisconsin Historical Society traveling exhibit is making its way through the state, immersing itself in a new city each month to teach people about topics ranging from genealogy to shipwrecks and to rural life in the state.
November 19, 2014 - 9:15am
La Crosse Fire Department crews coordinate their response to a Midwest Fuels chemical explosion in the distance. | Photo: Maureen McCollum/WPR
La Crosse firefighters have contained a chemical fire that injured one person on Wednesday morning.