abuse

Local author shares story of abuse, hope

According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, on average, 20 people per minute are physically abused by a partner in the United States.

DA: Domestic violence problem equal to drugs

While drug busts make headlines, the La Crosse County district attorney says domestic violence is just as big an issue in the community, if not bigger.

Bill would protect pets of domestic abuse victims

Advocates for animals caught up in the cycle of domestic abuse are hopeful Gov. Scott Walker will sign a bill designed to apply restraining orders not only to victims, but their pets.