For the inaugural episode of Dark La Crosse Stories, the archives team at the La Crosse Public Library travels back in time to revisit a jailbreak and car chase that rocked the city.

The Dark La Crosse Stories series is made possible by a partnership between the La Crosse Public Library and the La Crosse Tribune.

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This incident happened a bit before my time, so I never heard of it before. I disagree with madmen. Whatever gets people into the tent and interested in history, bring it on, as far as I am concerned. I might have preferred a well-written account over this sort old-fashioned, radio-scripted drama, but others might prefer it the way it was done. So who cares? Just bring us more of this sort of unusual history of the city.


I really enjoyed listening to this. Keep these coming our way.


I really think that the library director should be involved primarily with furtherance of reading. Not this dark la crosse podcast

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