• Deer hunting: a family affair

    Deer hunt opener

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    On opening day of deer hunting season 2014, three generations of hunters are spread out over 300 acres on the Breska farm in Arcadia. Of course they're out looking for…

  • Drunk driving rate high during holiday season

    In southeast Minnesota there were nearly sixty alcohol-related traffic deaths in the past five years during the holidays, according to the Minnesota Department of…

  • charitable stops

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    Charitable Stop: Teen gives back to community

    During the holiday season, there is no right or wrong answer when it comes to giving. But one La Crosse  teenager has found her own way to give back this year.

  • Worthy and Gospel Rigelsky

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    In Search Of...Rigelsky Adoption

    November is National Adoption Month. Find out how two children found their forever home in the Coulee Region.

  • Michael Brown Ferguson protests weekend

    REUTERS/Jim Young

    Is Ferguson grand jury close to deciding?

    As a grand jury reconvenes Monday to weigh evidence in the Michael Brown shooting, the city of Ferguson is on edge. Some businesses have boarded up and activists are…

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Making Snow

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News 8 Eye Piece: Making Snow

Mount La Crosse started making snow last week and have been making it around the clock since then.

Worthy and Gospel Rigelsky

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In Search Of...Rigelsky Adoption

November is National Adoption Month. Find out how two children found their forever home in the Coulee Region.

New Statewide Assessment

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Assignment: Education - The Big Three: New Statewide Assessments

The Wisconsin State Assessment System for public schools is getting an overhaul.

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  • Giants Cowboys

    Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports

    Cowboys come back against Giants 31-28

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant scored two touchdowns in the second half to give his team a 31-28 comeback win over the New York…

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  • Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama

    REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

    Obama on 2016: Americans want 'new car smell'

    After taking responsibility for his party's sweeping defeat in the midterm elections, President Barack Obama now says that he is aware that his brand has lost…

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  • Fraternity row sign

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    UVA suspends fraternities after rape claim

    The University of Virginia is suspending all fraternities and associated parties until January 9 following a Rolling Stone magazine article that described a…

Health

  • Bird flu Europe

    REUTERS/Darren Staples

    Bird flu worries spread in Europe

    Europeans are worried about a possible continent-wide bird flu epidemic after a wild duck tested positive for the H5N8 virus in northeast Germany, authorities…

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