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  1. Features in West Salem hosts free concert for special needs kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | WKBT

    For the second year in a row, Features in West Salem hosted a free concert for children with special needs on Saturday. The Cavern Beat, a Beatles tribute band from Chicago, put on a free one-hour concert benefiting the La Crosse Chapter of the Down Syndrome Association of Wisconsin.

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  2. Improvements announced for West Salem pond hockey tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WKBT

    Organizers of the Lake Neshonoc Pond Hockey Tournament said they've made improvements for this year's event on January 20 and 31 in West Salem. Event coordinator Mitch Langreck said the improvements include: a new method to remove any cracks on the ice, a larger tent to accommodate concessions, a warming area, an improved player changing area, and an additional light for Friday night's portion of the tournament.

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  3. WisDOT lays out plans for Highway 16 constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | WKBT

    It's the final piece of three separate projects to create a corridor running from La Crosse through West Salem. The plan is to reconstruct the road into a four-lane divided highway.

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  4. Holiday Jail Stay For Drunk GuyRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | WIZM-AM La Crosse

    Vern Mickels of Bangor is accused of driving drunk last week in the West Salem area. According to authorities, it's his 5th O-W-I charge...and his second one since last June.

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  5. TUNDRA Releases Racing ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | National Speed Sport News

    ... Raceway - Kaukauna, Wis. June 20 - Jefferson Speedway - Jefferson, Wis. July 3 - LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway - West Salem, Wis. July 18 - Dells Raceway Park - Wisconsin Dells, Wis. Aug. 1 - State Park Speedway - Wausau, Wis. Round Six - TBA

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  6. Eric Koula seeking new trial in 2010 slaying of parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | TwinCities

    A former West Salem man serving two life sentences for the deaths of his parents has appealed the conviction, saying his lawyers failed him with faulty jury instruction and the judge excluded evidence that supported his innocence. Eric Koula previously asked for a new trial, but was denied by Circuit Judge Scott Horne in September.

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  7. Koula's Back And He Wants A New TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | WIZM-AM La Crosse

    Koula and his attorneys have filed their case with the state court of appeals, explaining why they believe the former West Salem man should get a new trial. The appeal includes Koula's former lawyers allowing faulty jury instructions and the judge improperly excluding evidence that supported his innocence.

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  8. CourtsRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Sentinel

    Kathleen K. Ehlert, 42, of Bricelyn; Anthony T. Holland, 35, of Plymouth; Bradly D. Hoyer, 17, of West Salem, Wis.; Kory S. Pike, 33, of Billings, Mont.; Samuel T. Scott, 32, of Arden Hills; each fined $125. Jeremiah D.A. Coffield, 27, of Wells was convicted of disorderly conduct-brawling or fighting; fined $185, sentenced to jail seven days, credit for time served seven days.

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  9. Most-clicked local sports stories on News8000.com in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | WKBT

    ... du Chien native Matt Antoine won a bronze medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia in February. 7. West Salem wins fueled by losses The Panthers' wins come after losses for teammates Billy Tremain and Sam Miller. Their shared experience ...

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  10. Panthers outlast Viroqua, win third straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Bailey Williams scored 30 points and Billy Tremain added four key three-pointers as the West Salem Panthers held off the Viroqua Blackhawks 65-51 Friday night. The Panthers won their third straight game, and second in come-from-behind fashion.

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  11. Common Council approves funding for duplication analysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | WKBT

    ... are paying $2,903 in property taxes. In the city of Onalaska, residents pay $2,187, and in the village of West Salem, residents pay $1,796. "We are interested in looking at both the city budget, county budget and surrounding communities and ...

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  12. Big second half helps West Salem rout HilltoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Bailey Williams scored 17 of his 28 points in the second half and the West Salem Panthers never looked back in a 70-49 victory over the Onalaska Hilltoppers Friday night. Onalaska led by as many as 12 points in the first half, but West Salem cut it to just three by halftime.

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  13. La Crosse Area Autism Foundation matches WXOW Tools for Schools awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    A donation made by the WXOW Tools for Schools program is matched by the La Crosse Area Autism Foundation . In November, WXOW News 19, SSE Music and Brenengen Auto awarded Tina Thompson's middle school class in West Salem $500 dollars.

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  14. Onalaska Schools Start A Fund To Help Pay LunchesRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | WIZM-AM La Crosse

    ... uick. Onalaska's not alone in using a fund like that. They are also used in Sparta, Bangor, La Crosse, Holmen and West Salem.

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  15. Low gas prices add to record car salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | WKBT

    ... in 13 years. Local car dealer Rahn Pischke said his sales on are par with that. "We are up at both locations, at West Salem and La Crosse as well. I think we're year over year at 20 percent in La Crosse and 30 percent in West Salem," Pischke said. ...

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  16. Susan PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Tim Seloover of LaCrosse, WI; two sisters, Sally Seloover Wuest of Onalaska, WI and Sara Seloover Williams of West Salem, WI. She also is survived by numerous loving nieces and nephews and four grandchildren, Autumn and Aaron Long, Jacob Seth and ...

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  17. Local municipalities to combine tourism effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | WKBT

    Some communities in the Coulee Region are trying to find a way to pool their resources when it comes to tourism. La Crosse, Onalaska, West Salem, Holmen and the town of Campbell believe joining together is a way to save money and bring more tourists in the area.

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  18. La Crosse Rotary Lights announces 1st ever "Roll out the Barrel" Project winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Rolling out into its 20th year, Rotary Lights in La Crosse announced their first "Roll out the Barrel" project winners on Friday. Since October, 4th and 5th grade students from Harry Spence, Northside, Southern Bluffs & Summit Elementary schools in La Crosse, Eagle Bluff, Irving Pertzsch, St. Pat's in Onalaska, Evergreen, Prairie View & Sand Lake in Holmen, La Crescent/Hokah, and West Salem decorated 25 total barrels.

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  19. West Salem teacher latest Tools For Schools winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Students with special needs at West Salem Middle School will have additional resources thanks to this month's Tools For Schools award. Tina Thompson was awarded a $500 check from WXOW, SSE Music, and Brenengen Auto.

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  20. New coaches, new season, same expectations for area basketball teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... get their first chance to lace up their sneakers and begin another basketball season. There are new coaches at West Salem and La Crosse Aquinas this season. Jake Merrill takes over the Panthers after serving six seasons as an assistant at Onalaska, ...

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