December 16, 2014 - 3:55pm
According to the documents obtained through a Freedom of Information Act request, the Federal Railroad Administration has little information on hand regarding railroad companies' bridge inspections along the Mississippi River and has conducted few inspections of its own.
December 15, 2014 - 7:30am
Bills pending in Congress would provide $80 million to fight heroin and prescription painkiller addiction, but a district attorney from western Wisconsin says much more is needed to address the problem in rural counties like his.
December 10, 2014 - 9:35am
Photo: Maureen McCollum/WPR
More than 200 people attended a public hearing in the Town of Holland on Tuesday on the Badger-Coulee transmission line project, which could stretch from the La Crosse area to Madison.
December 6, 2014 - 6:55pm
Shaundel Spivey talks with the hundreds of UWL students and staff that came to the open forum "Healing After Ferguson." Photo: Maureen McCollum/WPR News.
As events in Missouri, New York and Ohio continue to incite anger and activism over the treatment of people of color by police, residents and students in La Crosse have been having conversations about how their community can become a more inclusive and safe place for people of all backgrounds.