• Wildcat gets new playground set

    Wildcat gets new playground set

    Wildcat Landing and Campground in Brownsville recently got a much-needed boost to its recreational offerings.

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  • Journey of hope

    Journey of hope

    Eighteen bicycles are on their way from La Crescent to Guatemala.

    September 10, 2014 4:45 pm(0)
  • Women MMA fighters on the rise

    Women MMA fighters on the rise

    There’s ample evidence this week that female participation in mixed-martial arts – “ultimate fighting” – is on the rise. For one thing, the 20…

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One street-level apartment OK’d by Hokah council

The Hokah City Council and the owner of an empty downtown storefront have come to a compromise … at least for now.

September 10, 2014 5:00 pm(0)

County board considers tax hike

If all of the 2015 budget requests from county departments are met, Houston County taxpayers will need to come up with an additional 6 percent…

September 10, 2014 5:00 pm(0)

City moves forward with annexation petition

In a unanimous vote, the La Crescent City Council voted to proceed with an annexation petition at Monday night’s meeting.

September 10, 2014 5:00 pm(0)

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Boys second at Crazy Buffalo meet

Boys second at Crazy Buffalo meet

If the idea of running two miles in a sauna doesn’t sound too appealing to you, then you have some idea of the conditions that faced the 300 runners that competed in La Crescent’s “Crazy Buffalo” Cross Country Invitational Sept. 4 at Pine Cre…

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School plan could benefit all residents

In spite of my efforts to inform myself regarding the upcoming school referendum, I found myself feeling that I still had questions needing answers. So I visited with Ron Wilke, Superintendent of Schools, to get some answers. Here’s what I learned.

September 10, 2014 5:00 pm(0)

Features

Former grocer, café owner is still a fixture at Hokah Hardware

Former grocer, café owner is still a fixture at Hokah Hardware

A decade ago, Carol Moore was operating three of downtown Hokah’s key businesses — the Hokah Country Market grocery store, the Sidewalk Café and Hokah Hardware.

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Black River Falls eyes indoor electronic cigarette ban

The city of Black River Falls is mulling whether to add electronic cigarettes to its indoor smoking ban.

September 10, 2014 4:00 pm(3)

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