One Denver block buried under up to 4 feet of hail
Up to 4 feet of ice buried all the territory between Dakota and Alaska — streets, that is. In some ways, it was "gi-normous," freakishly so. In other ways, it was microscopically small. The hail that pounded the neighborhood between 10 and 11:30 p.m ...
June 5, 2015
Paul Pierce's shot too late, Hawks hold on to beat Wizards 94-91
WASHINGTON — Avoiding overtime in Game 6 when Paul Pierce's potential tying 3-pointer was released after the clock expired, the Atlanta Hawks made it to the Eastern Conference finals for the first time by beating the Washington Wizards 94-91 on Friday ...
May 15, 2015
Friday's school roundup: Duxbury beats CM for Division 1 South boys' lacrosse ...
Coach Chris Sweet and the Duxbury boys' lacrosse team took home their fourth sectional title in the last five years, winning the Division 1 South crown with an 18-8 defeat of Catholic Memorial in Norwell on Friday. The Dragons (19-3) took control right ...
June 13, 2015
Colorado tornadoes destroy homes in areas still mending from floods
It looked like a dollhouse — the tornado had completely ripped off the northern wall. "We didn't even see the roof tear off. We just saw light come through," said Brandon Scott, Allmendinger's son-in-law and the home's owner. "It will probably have to ...
June 5, 2015
Spinning vinyl into art: Recycling records for novelties
An entrepreneur transforms the lacquered discs into jewelry, clocks, wall art and other novelties, with the perk of keeping a little more trash out of the environment along the way. Today, MP3s and digital downloads are to blame. But that hasn't ...
July 15, 2015
Before summer arrives, burglarproof your house
Instead, keep spare keys in a less-conspicuous place, perhaps a concealed keyholder, like a clock or wall thermometer with a hidden compartment. Leaving keys out in the open, (Photos by Andy Cross, ). We walked through to the back ...
May 25, 2015
Rockies Mailbag: Jon Gray lacks consistency and confidence
The one place I could see it making a difference is in deep left-center, where the wall is 420 feet from home plate. If the wall was brought was brought in from mid-left field, at an angle to dead center (415 feet), the Rockies could eliminate some of ...
May 5, 2015
La Crosse Technology WS-7394U-IT-CH Weather Station
Sleek and compact, this is a great choice for keeping on a small bedside table. The uncluttered display is easy to read and shows the time, date, weather forecast icon, indoor and outdoor temperature, indoor humidity, and barometric pressure ...
August 2, 2015
Breast Cancer survivors practice for Dragon Boat races
News 8's Kyle Dimke has the story of how teams are preparing for this weekend's races. This is the third year of the Big Blue Dragon Boat races in La Crosse. but because the event has become so popular. it's the first year the races are having their own ...
July 15, 2015
La Crosse County Interstate Fair starts Wednesday
But it was in 1890 when the La Crosse Interstate Fair Association was formed and one fair was held the present day locations of Myrick Park and UWL at Campbell Street. At this time the fair was held in September and served for many different means.
July 14, 2015
La Crosse Technology WS-9611U-IT-CBP Weather Station
With its large numbers and forecast icons, this attractive, budget-priced weather station makes it easy to get your weather at a glance. A true enthusiast might miss extras like programmable ice alerts and barometric pressure readings. Features include ...
August 2, 2015
La Crosse resident wakes up to stranger standing in bedroom with flashlight
La Crosse police found Dixon hiding behind a corner wall in one of the bedrooms holding a flashlight and a large knife. Officers found two iPods and a small bag of methamphetamine. La Crosse police arrested Dixon for burglary, burglary-armed with a ...
April 21, 2015
Remembering forgotten veterans of World War I
The La Crosse, Wisconsin ... And had not America joined World War I, Gary suspects that his grandfather might have continued hosting community performances. But Leo saw the writing on the wall and registered. It wouldn't be an easy decision for him.
November 11, 2014
Atomic Digital Wall Clock with Alarm (White)
Clock requires 2 AA alkaline batteries and wireless sensor requires ... Time zone setting. Time alarm with snooze. Wall hanging or free standing. Low battery icon for both units. Four languages: English, French, German and Spanish. Transmission range ...
December 10, 2013