Mayo Clinic in La Crosse to honor Peace Officers Memorial Day

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) — Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse will honor Peace Officers Memorial Day by lighting its cancer and surgery center on West Avenue in red, white and blue May 15.

Ever May 15, Peace Officers Memorial Day pays tribute to law enforcement officers who have died or been injured in the line of duty. The observance began in 1961 as part of National Police Week.