-State office buildings will be closed to the public in the following Wisconsin counties on Thursday: Adams, Brown, Columbia, Crawford, Dane, Dodge, Fond du Lac, Grant, Green, Green Lake, Iowa, Jefferson, Juneau, Lafayette, Marquette, Monroe, Outagamie, Richland, Rock, Sauk, Vernon, Winnebago. The Capitol in Madison is still open for business.

-All SMRT Bus Routes in La Crosse, Crawford and Vernon Counties for Thursday, December 20 are canceled.

-Gundersen Lutheran’s Hospital, Trauma & Emergency Center, Clinic and Urgent Care Clinic in La Crosse and Clinic and Urgent Care in Onalaska REMAIN OPEN. The following Gundersen Lutheran Clinics are closed or are closing early:

Wisconsin: Closed: Blair, ExpressCare Clinics (La Crosse and Onalaska), Prairie du Chien Eye, Tomah Medical and Eye; Closing at noon: Viroqua Medical, Orthopaedics, Surgery and Eye, Hillsboro Eye; Closing at 1 p.m.: Black River Falls Eye Clinic,Independence, Whitehall (Medical and Eye); Closing at 2 p.m. Sparta
Minnesota: Closed: Harmony, Houston, La Crescent, Spring Grove
Iowa: Closed Fayette, Ossian, Lansing, Postville, West Union; Closing at 1 p.m: Calmar, Closing at 3 p.m.: Waukon

-All Ho-Chunk Nation government offices closed Thursday; All Ho-Chunk Nation businesses remain open

BUFFALO COUNTY

-Scheidegger Implement Auction in Waumandee, WI canceled, rescheduled for Friday, Dec. 21st 9 a.m.

-As a result of the cancellation of Thursday's boys game, varsity boys/girls games will be played will be played with Alma-Pepin at Cochrane-Fountain City on Friday, December 21, 2012. The boys game will start at 6 p.m. and the girls game will be at 7:30 p.m.

JACKSON COUNTY

-Black River Falls vs. Medford Girls Hockey is postponed for Dec. 20; no makeup date is set yet.

-The Black River Falls at Westby girls basketball game on December 20 has been rescheduled for February 12 at Westby (JV/C-teams at 5:50 p.m., Varsity 7:30 p.m.)

-The Black River Falls vs Viroqua wrestling match on December 20 at Black River Falls has been rescheduled for Jan 8 at Black River Falls. (Weigh-ins at 6 p.m.; JV 6:30 p.m., Varsity at 7 p.m.)

LA CROSSE COUNTY

-The Onalaska Girls Hockey Co-op game vs. Baraboo Co-op scheduled for Friday, Dec. 21,  at 8 p.m. at the Omni Center has been cancelled. No rescheduled date has been set.

-Due to inclement weather, Valley View Mall will close to the public on Thursday, December 20, beginning at 8:00 pm. This decision has been made in order to ensure the safety of our shoppers and employees during the snowstorm.  The mall is scheduled to re-open for business on Friday, December 21, 8:00 am - 10:00 pm.
-La Crosse County State Offices will close at 3:00 Thursday. Consistent with the County Severe Inclement Weather Policy: Employees who have reported to work and continue until the 3:00 closing will receive pay through the end of the day. Employees should be permitted to go home earlier if they are concerned about their personal travel and should use vacation, comp time or UTO for the remainder of today if leaving before 3:00. Employees are encouraged to not come in if they haven’t already reported today.  Employees who have not reported to work will be able to use vacation or comp time for today, since most employees have already reported to work and will be compensated at their established rates. As usual, Department Heads & Supervisors should keep track of the actual hours worked by individual employees so the application of the policy can be applied as fairly as possible. 

-Please note that our Holmen, Onalaska and West Salem locationsof the La Crosse County Public Library system will be closing at 5:00 p.m. Thursday due to inclement weather.

-The La Crosse County Board of Supervisors Meeting for tonight, Thursday, December 20, 2012 has been cancelled

-The December 20 girls Luther at G-E-T basketball game has been postponed. No make-up date set at this time.

-Gentle Lambs Childcare will be closed at noon on Thursday

-The Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse are closed Thursday

-La Crosse County WIC closed Thursday

-The La Crosse boys hockey vs Black River Falls game scheduled for Dec. 20 will be made up Sat. Jan. 5 at 2 p.m. in La Crosse.

-Coulee Region Adult Day Center, closed Dec. 20

-Partners in Excellence Autism Therapy Center, Closed Dec. 20

-YMCA North & La Crosse opening at 10 a.m. December 20, Northside Childcare Center closed