We shouldn’t begrudge the county, the city or UW giving higher pay or bonuses to its workers, we should celebrate it. Then we should demand more for all.
Jim Goodman: In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Cuba offered to send 1,600 medics to help with medical relief efforts, the offer was, of course, rejected by the Bush administration. Then as now, politics trumps humanitarianism.
The prison at Prairie du Chien is designed to house 326 prisoners, but had 500 last month. Now, over 400 have been infected with COVID-19 and one is dead.
As the pandemic continues to rage, the least we can do is guarantee access to health care for Covid-19 to all Americans.
Frustration at the district’s plan to reduce the number of School Resource Officers, rather than end the program completely, was expressed at Monday’s school board meeting.
Some La Crosse landlords are choosing to keep properties vacant because of the moratorium, while others are continuing to file evictions.
Non-union city employees will receive two raises of 2.75% in 2021, while the county is planning to spend $1.6 million on bonuses and raises for its employees.
Review: Culture Warlords is a sometimes funny, but also grim and worthy analysis of the origins and ongoing evolution of right-wing extremism in the U.S.
A program that helped 865 local households who had lost income due to COVID-19 pay their rent has ended.
Police in La Crosse would get a 3% pay increase for each of the next three years under a proposed new union agreement.