La Crosse temporarily closes trails

The City of La Crosse is temporarily closing some of its trails due to the spring thaw.

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Officials tracking Boundary Waters wildfire

GRAND MARAIS, Minn. (AP) – Officials are tracking a 2-acre wildfire in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Kris Reichenbach, with the Superior National Forest,

Free fishing this weekend in Wisconsin

State parks, forests and recreation areas are also waiving entrance fees for the entire weekend to allow people to get out and experience fishing in Wisconsin. 

Hometown Tourist: Fishing Float

When work gets too stressful, sometimes the best summer relaxation technique is to spend a day fishing, and the Best Dam Fishing Float provides one of the most unique experiences in the La Crosse Area.  

STORMTRACKER 19 WEATHER

La Crosse
34°
Winona
30°
Decorah
34°
Whitehall
20°
Prairie Du Chien
30°
Tomah
24°
Rochester
28°
Warmer weather and river flooding…

Warmer weather and river flooding…

Warming temperatures continue the snow melt run-off, especially northwest of I-90 because of a deeper snow pack.

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March Jefferson Award Winner: Virginia Wintersteen, M.D.

She is a "tireless advocate" for people who have physical challenges.   Doctor Virginia Wintersteen is an orthopedist at Gundersen Health System. 

Shopko plans to close all stores by June

A report from Green Bay says that all Shopko stores will close by June.

Rep. Kind begins annual listening tour in La Crosse

A packed crowd filled the room at Western Technical College where U.S. Rep. Ron Kind held his first listening event

Chaseburg homicide suspect jailed on $250K cash bond

A $250,000 cash bond was set for the rural Chaseburg man arrested on a homicide charge.

Kits available for flood cleanup

As the flood waters recede, so begins the long process of cleaning up the mess left behind.