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Wisconsin’s French Island faces stark choices as PFAS water crisis lingers

A lifeline could disappear due to a pollution lawsuit that has implications for the 1.7 million Wisconsinites who rely on private wells.

By Bennet Goldstein Wisconsin Watch Jim Boisen and Margie Walker conceived of their single-story residence as a “forever home.” They moved in 1979 to Wisconsin’s French Island, an unincorporated community of 4,300. Sandwiched between the Black and Mississippi rivers in…

Mallards split double header with Loggers

The Madison Mallards tried to take both games of a day-night doubleheader with the La Crosse Loggers, but they couldn't keep up with La Crosse batters in a 13-10 slugfest at the Duck Pond Monday night.

Warhawks thump UW-La Crosse

UW-Whitewater rolled to a 47-3 win over UW-La Crosse on the road in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opener Saturday. The 44 point margin of victory is the largest for UW-W over the Eagles in series history. 

Mallards issue 11 walks in 12-5 loss

The Madison Mallards couldn't keep their momentum going Tuesday night in La Crosse, as the La Crosse Loggers offense woke up to give them a 12-5 victory.