La Crosse County among best for air quality

County has some of cleanest air in Wisconsin according to American Lung Association

La Crosse County has some of the cleanest air in the state.

The American Lung Association released its annual ‘State of the Air’ report Wednesday

La Crosse County earned ‘A’ grades for its ozone levels and lack of air pollution.

The La Crosse-Onalaska area even topped the list of cleanest metropolitan areas in the country.

The Eau Claire area also made that list.

Air quality across the state improved over the past year, with large cities like Milwaukee even showing improvement.