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La Crosse area sees first baby of the year

As many people in the area were ringing in the new year with fireworks and Champagne, an area woman was in labor. Ashley Gingraso spent over 14 and 1/2 hours in labor before giving birth to Antonia Hope at 12:07…

Wisconsin wins Cotton Bowl, 24-16

Wisconsin tight end Troy Fumagalli made a leaping 8-yard touchdown catch in the fourth quarter and the Badgers won 24-16 in the Cotton Bowl on Monday to deny Western Michigan an undefeated season.

Body pulled from Rock River in Janesville; autopsy planned

An autopsy is planned to determine whether a body pulled from the Rock River in Janesville is that of a man who has been missing for two months.Police Chief David Moore says a boater spotted the partially submerged body Sunday afternoon. Authorities say the body appears to be that of a man. There was no immediate indication of foul play.

The Year in Review: Part One

This year will be a memorable one in the La Crosse area. There were efforts to address hundreds of discarded needles, a community-wide push to end homelessness, more problems at the Tomah Veterans Affairs Hospital and big elections.

No visitors allowed Oshkosh prison

Visitors have been banned from the state prison in Oshkosh. Wisconsin Department of Corrections spokesman Tristan Cook says the temporary no-visitor policy is because so many inmates are sick. Cook told WLUK-TV that inmate movement within the Oshkosh Correctional Institution…