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Lake Hallie's Peace Park to wrap up late August

SARAH SEIFERT Chippewa Herald

A Lake Hallie park honoring veterans is on track to reopen late August, bearing a new concrete walkway, a veterans star, benches, a statue … Read more

Lake Hallie gas leak forces evacuations Friday

THE HERALD

Lake Hallie residents and business employees were forced to evacuate Friday afternoon after a contractor hit a gas main at the corner of 40… Read more

Suspected heroin found after Lake Hallie car chase, four arrests made

THE HERALD

Four people were arrested and an Altoona police squad car damaged after a high-speed chase that began in Lake Hallie Thursday evening. Read more

Police-Sheriff calls: Wednesday, July 18 - Thursday, July 19

Chippewa County emergency response and law enforcement agencies responded to the following calls: Read more

Sen. Ron Johnson: Election meddling not greatest threat

CHRIS HUBBUCH La Crosse Tribune

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson says the Russian government has attempted to influence American politics, but he doesn’t believe it is capable of swa… Read more

Sports

Dolphins Training Camp Capsule

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Analysis: Few good options for NFL owners on player protests

The controversy over NFL players protesting during the national anthem isn't going away, despite — or perhaps because of — team owners' efforts to stop players from using the forum to speak out on political causes. Read more

The Latest: Woods makes a move with 33 on front 9

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — The Latest on the British Open (all times local): Read more

Opinion

Analysis: New data shows US hate crimes continued to rise in 2017

An recent investigation from a team of academic researchers found that hate crime totals for the 10 largest cities rose for four straight years to the highest level in a decade. Within these data are intriguing signs about the timing and direction of this bigotry. Read more

Suicide nation: What's behind the need to numb and to seek a final escape?

Suicide rates in the U.S. have increased nearly 30 percent in less than 20 years, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported June 7. But why are the suicide rates increasing so fast? Read more

Extreme stress during childhood can hurt social learning for years to come

A recent study suggests that, beyond emotion, two general learning mechanisms are also affected by early life stress – and these have the potential to explain long-term effects of childhood adversity.  Read more

Debunking the 6 biggest myths about 'technology addiction'

Here's a look at 6 common myths of technology addiction that deserve to be debunked by actual research. Read more