Newsmakers, January 31, 2013

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This week, we discuss Health Services in Wisconsin’s Jails. Then we’ll look at how La Crosse’s Warming centers provide help.

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  • Health Services in Wisconsin's Jails

    We discuss recent reports by the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism which show mental health services in most Wisconsin jails are inadequate. We also talk about what’s happening with mental health care in the La Crosse County jail. Read the WCIJ Report on mental health care issues and gaps in suicide prevention.

  • La Crosse's Warming Center

    In just its second full winter, the La Crosse Warming Center in the First Baptist Church basement on West Avenue is helping shelter people from the cold.

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