Local officials have made symbolic gestures to recognize Hmong-Lao veterans. But decades after the Vietnam War, those veterans still can’t access benefits others receive.
Wisconsin was awash with glossy campaign mailers and commercials this year. But did the vast sums spent on election campaigns actually have an impact?
It might happen in “big cities” says city council member Doug Happel but not in La Crosse. In Vernon County, GOP officials also say they’ve seen no evidence of any fraud.
While many were celebrating Joe Biden’s win in La Crosse, Nada Elmikashfi criticized Democrats from the left, urging them to push beyond incrementalism.
Kwik Trip CEO Zietlow and LHI founder Weber are steering clear of Donald Trump but have been making large donations to state Republican Parties in the final weeks of the election campaign.
Cities across the U.S. are starting to offer free child care at public meetings. Supporters in La Crosse say it could be a way to increase participation, particularly among those whose voices are often sidelined.
The city has waived fares for La Crosse buses until the end of the year due to Covid-19. Why not make the change permanent?
Activist organizations are looking for volunteers to help ensure voters can cast their ballots safely and free from intimidation on election day in La Crosse.
The voices of those who may be viewed as hostile to police should be included on any civilian police oversight board in La Crosse, a law professor told the Criminal Justice Management Council this week.
Republican Dan Kapanke still thinks the Foxconn deal will be good for Wisconsin, despite all the evidence the project has been a near total failure.