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3 Die in Head-On Crash in Western Wisconsin

Three people have died in a head-on crash on Highway 35 north of Onalaska in western Wisconsin.

It happened about 6:45 p.m. Tuesday at Highway Z. The La Crosse County Sheriff's Office says the initial call said it was a crash between two cars, but deputies arrived to find a third car involved.

Thanksgiving Trumps Black Friday for Deals

Photo: Mall of America - Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year.
An analysis of sales data and store circulars by two research firms contradicts conventional wisdom that Black Friday is when shoppers can get the most and biggest sales of the year.

Parents Sentenced in Drowning Death of NW Wisconsin Toddler

Three-year-old Reena Danish -

The parents of a northwestern Wisconsin toddler who drowned after wandering away from home in 2012 have been sentenced.

Human Error Blamed for Wisconsin Train Derailment

Workers clean up a train derailment Monday, July 21, 2014, in Slinger, Wis. - Photo: AP/Morry Gash

Reports submitted to federal transportation officials blame human error for a two-train collision and derailment last July in southeastern Wisconsin.
Incident reports released by the Federal Railroad Administration say the wreck in the village of Slinger caused more than $3.1 million in damage.

MnDOT Warning of Dangerous Ice Conditions on River by New St. Croix Bridge

There is a warning from the Minnesota Department of Transportation of dangerous ice conditions by the new Saint Croix Bridge near Stillwater.

A tug boat is breaking ice allowing crews to continue work on the new river crossing during the winter.

Wisconsin-Based Kohler Introduces Odor-Eating Toilet Seat

In this photo provided by the Kohler Co. demonstrates how to access the housing that contains a carbon filter and scent packs on a new no-smell toilet seat the Wisconsin company is introducing. - Photo: AP/Kohler Co., David Wallace

Blow out the candle and ditch the aerosol can.
Kohler Co. has introduced a deodorizing toilet seat that it says eliminates embarrassing bathroom odors and the need for candles and sprays to cover them up.

Amish Man Dies in SW Wisconsin Manure Spreader Accident

Officials say an Amish man has died after he was run over by a horse-drawn manure spreader in the southern Wisconsin town of Elk Grove.