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Tuesday, Oct 9

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La Crosse Airport adds direct nonstop flight to Detroit Metro

La Crosse, Wis. (WXOW) – Air travelers in La Crosse will officially be able to head to Detroit directly. “This is just really a culmination of many efforts,” Mayor Tim Kabat said. A daily nonstop flight to Detroit Metro Airport has been in…

Saturday, Sep 8

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Steppin' Out in Pink to support breast cancer research

La Crosse, WI – (WXOW) Pink is the color commonly associated with breast cancer, a disease affecting millions of women each year. On Saturday thousands of community members sported the color for Gundersen Medical Foundation's 13th annual…

Friday, May 25

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2 children injured in bus crash remain hospitalized

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Two children who were among 20 people injured when a semi struck a school bus in Columbia County remain hospitalized, including one in critical condition.

Decision time in Ireland as voters decide on abortion law

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Voters throughout Ireland have begun casting votes in a referendum that may lead to a loosening of the country's strict ban on most abortions.

Nastase arrested twice in a day, accused of drunken driving

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Romanian police arrest former tennis player Ilie Nastase twice in the same day, first on suspicion of drunken driving and refusing to take a breathalyzer test, then for riding a scooter without a license.

Trump to address US Naval Academy graduation

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President Donald Trump is set to address the 2018 graduates of the United States Naval Academy Friday.

Dems alarmed when WH lawyer shows up at classified briefing

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Republican and Democratic lawmakers have received classified briefings about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's election meddling.

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Harvey Weinstein arrives to surrender in sex assault probe

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Harvey Weinstein is expected to turn himself in to police in New York City early Friday following a seven-month investigation into sexual assault allegations.

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Yacht hosting high school prom crashes into other yacht

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Police in New Jersey say a yacht hosting a high school senior prom rear-ended another yacht on the Hudson River near Hoboken.

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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota sports news from The Associated Press

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Moriya Jutanugarn, Caroline Masson, Danielle Kang and Amy Olson shot 6-under 66 to share the first-round lead in the LPGA Tour's Volvik Championship. Jessica Korda, Minjee Lee, Nasa Hataoka, Lindy Duncan, Morgan...

Sports Minute: Here is the latest Wisconsin sports news from The Associated Press

A spokeswoman for Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he believes video of Milwaukee police using a stun gun on a Milwaukee Bucks player shows why body cameras are important. Spokeswoman Amy Hasenberg says Walker also agrees...

APNewsBreak: Tesla in Autopilot sped up before Utah crash

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A new police report says a Tesla that crashed in Utah while in Autopilot mode accelerated just before it smashed into a stopped fire truck.

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NFL players, coaches grapple with new anthem policy

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Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin had harsh words for the comments made by President Donald Trump regarding the NFL's new national anthem policy, as players began to process the new mandate from the league's owners.

LEADING OFF: Pedroia rejoins Red Sox, Diamondback doldrums

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LEADING OFF: Dustin Pedroia set to rejoin Red Sox, Diamondbacks try to end skid, Pirates rookie Meadows off to fast start.

Trump balks at North Korea's rhetoric but it has used worse

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North Korea language was milder than its typical inflammatory, harsh rhetoric but enough for Trump to kill summit.

Rachel Dolezal accused of welfare fraud after race scandal

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A once prominent black civil rights leader in Washington state who was later exposed as white is facing charges of welfare fraud.

Rockets use strong defense to move a win from NBA Finals

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The Houston Rockets, known for their vaunted offense, have used stingy defense to move within one game of eliminating defending champion Golden State Warriors.

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Meyer's 3-hitter carries Gophers past Illini 3-0 in Big Ten

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Reggie Meyer pitched a three-hitter in his first career complete game, and top-seeded Minnesota beat Illinois 3-0 in the Big Ten Tournament on Thursday night.

Jail Ministry needs funding to continue saving lives

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Jail Ministry focuses on addressing the need for reform and second chances. Elizabeth O'Brien received a second chance after meeting Chaplain Tom Skemp in the La Crosse County Jail. In March 2013 she seriously injured two people when she…

Police: 2 shot at Oklahoma restaurant; civilian kills gunman

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Police: Man armed with pistol shot and wounded two customers at Oklahoma City restaurant before being shot dead by handgun-carrying civilian in parking lot.

Shooting survivors share their stories with Texas governor

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Survivors of last week's shooting at a high school near Houston told gripping stories as they pleaded with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott for more armed security to keep campuses safe.

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The Latest: Japan says it understands Trump's caution

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A Republican senator often critical of Donald Trump says the president "made the right call" in canceling a summit with North Korea's leader.

Trump pardons late boxer Jack Johnson a century later

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President Donald Trump has granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after what many see as his racially charged conviction.

Driver in deadly New Jersey school bus crash due in court

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The driver of a school bus that collided with a dump truck on a New Jersey highway last week, killing a student and a teacher and injuring more than 40 others, is due in court.

Gordon leads Rockets over Warriors 98-94 to take series lead

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Eric Gordon came off the bench to score 24 points and his steal on Golden State's last possession secured a 98-94 win by the Houston Rockets to put them up 3-2 in the Western Conference finals on Thursday night.

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West Salem takes the Conference title

The race for MVC champion in Girls Soccer came down to West Salem vs Aquinas at West Salem.

Bangor shines at sectionals

Bangor hosted the WIAA Division 3 Track and Field Sectionals.

Nimmo reaches 5 times, Matz sharp as Mets beat Brewers 5-0

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Brandon Nimmo reached base five times, Steven Matz pitched six solid innings and the New York Mets beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-0 on Thursday night.

Rose McGowan on Weinstein: 'One win is a win for all of us'

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Actress Rose McGowan says she's 'still in shock' that Harvey Weinstein will finally be appearing in court in New York City, and she sees it as a win for all of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct.

Thursday's local scores

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