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La Crosse area under flood warning; forecasters keep eye on rising Mississippi River  La Crosse Tribune

La Crosse County was under a flood warning until 7 p.m. Friday, as the La Crosse River is out of its banks in the northern parts of the county.

Holmen High School announces honor rolls | News  La Crosse Tribune

Here are high honor students from Holmen High School during the first term:

Design begins on Holmen High expansion: District expects to finalize plans by March  La Crosse Tribune

Teachers, administrators and architects began meeting this week about the $23.5 million expansion and remodel of Holmen High School, with the goal of having ...

Holmen School District seeks $23.5 million to expand high school  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — The School District of Holmen is asking voters for $23.5 million to expand and remodel Holmen High School, and for nearly $500000 a year to ...

UW marching band coming to Holmen for Feb. 3 concert  La Crosse Tribune

The University of Wisconsin-Madison's varsity marching band is coming to Holmen High School for a fundraising concert on Sunday, Feb. 3.

Holmen voters say 'yes' to high school expansion; Viroqua voters say 'no'  La Crosse Tribune

Holmen High School is about to grow. On Tuesday, exactly two-thirds of district residents (66.7 percent) backed a $23.5 million bond referendum to expand and ...

High school wrestling: Holmen wins fourth straight Division 1 regional title  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — Jesse Fiers let a lead slip away before he really got going in his 285-pound championship match at Holmen High School on Saturday.

Additions coming to Holmen High School after referendum passes  WEAU

HOLMEN, Wis. (WEAU) -- While most of the attention during Tuesday's midterm election was on federal and state races, there were plenty of local questions on ...

High school sports roundup: Holmen, Mel.-Min./G-E-T win team wrestling sectionals  La Crosse Tribune

TOMAH — The third-ranked Holmen High School wrestling team qualified for its third straight WIAA state tournament with a 39-19 dual victory over ...

Holmen High opens model store  La Crosse Tribune

The Holmen High School Entrepreneurship Class has been practicing a socially conscious business model for 22 years.

High school gymnastics: Katie Flaherty takes passion for sport to Holmen  La Crosse Tribune

Katie Flaherty has been coaching gymnasts since she was a teenager.

Case dismissed against former Holmen High School employee  WEAU

Charges were dismissed Tuesday against a former Holmen High School employee accused of sexual assault.

High school wrestling: Holmen girls enjoying overall experience of the sport  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — Madeline Korish was excited at the suggestion of joining a wrestling team, but her first-hand introduction to the sport brought out a much different ...

High school football: Holmen runs over Onalaska, claims MVC title outright  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — Kevin Koelbl took the ball, cut to his right and hurdled a fallen defender without losing his balance.

High school wrestling: Holmen wins battle of ranked teams at UW-La Crosse  La Crosse Tribune

The Holmen High School wrestling team beat Melrose-Mindoro/G-E-T 42-25 in a nonconference dual at UW-La Crosse on Thursday.

High school volleyball: Holmen not satisfied with sharing MVC title  La Crosse Tribune

The Holmen High School volleyball team knows what it's like to be at the top, but still not be completely satisfied.

High school football: Holmen's Tate Grass eager to show new pass rushing skills  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — The strength and power of Tate Grass has already led to a lot of success as a member of the Holmen High School football team.

High school football: Mistakes hurt Holmen in loss at Chippewa Falls  La Crosse Tribune

CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. — Mistakes hurt. A young Holmen High School football team found that out the hard way on Friday night in a 38-24 defeat at Chippewa ...

High school sports roundup: Holmen volleyball tops Tomah  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — Sam Millard and Lynsey Anderson teamed up to tally a combined 34 assists as the Holmen High School volleyball team defeated Tomah 25-13, ...

High school soccer: Off-season dedication leads to in-season success for Holmen  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — With a week left in the regular season, things are clicking on all cylinders for the Holmen High School boys soccer team.

WIAA state boys soccer: Holmen ready to complete history-making run  La Crosse Tribune

Holmen goalie, Jackson Lutz, makes a save Wednesday during practice at Logan High School. The team will make its first state tournament appearance today in ...

WIAA soccer: Oregon ends Holmen's historic run in state semifinals  La Crosse Tribune

Oregon's Carter Hendrickson (6) attempts a shot against Holmen's Braydon Kreibich (10) in the first half of a WIAA Division 2 state boys soccer semifinal game at ...

Vietnam Veterans Moving Wall coming to Holmen in May

Holmen, Wis. (WXOW) – A mobile tribute to Vietnam veterans is coming to Holmen in spring of 2019. The Vietnam Veterans Moving Wall will be set up at ...

High school wrestling: Holmen practice room fills up quickly on first day  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — His wrestlers filled the 400 wing of Holmen High School and took turns warming up with jumping jacks, burpees and other drills dictated by ...

Dance will benefit Holmen teacher with cancer | Local  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — Staff and students at Holmen High School have organized a dance benefitting teacher Maureen Ouellette, who was recently diagnosed with cancer.

WIAA boys soccer: Holmen's team effort produces significant sectional win over New Richmond  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — Holmen High School senior Jacob Clements stepped over the ball and headed to his left before quickly releasing the soccer ball down up the left ...

High school sports roundup: Sawyer Phillips, Jimmy Gillespie help Holmen hold off La Crosse Logan  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — The Holmen High School boys basketball team had to fight off a Logan team that never went away down the stretch, but the Vikings were able to ...

Small changes produce big results for Holmen student group  The Courier Life News

A group of Holmen students who recently launched a sustainability society at their school planned to start small but are already having a big impact.

High school wrestling: Holmen dominates at Wausau West Duals  La Crosse Tribune

WAUSAU, Wis. — The Holmen High School wrestling team won all five of its meets to claim the team championship at the Wausau West Duals on Saturday.

Prep Roundup: Haley Valiska leads Holmen to MVC opening win  La Crosse Tribune

SPARTA — The Holmen High School girls basketball team opened Mississippi Valley Conference play on a high note Friday night as it turned back Sparta ...

High school sports roundup: Emily Wall, Kenzie Winker power Holmen volleyball to regional semifinal win  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — Senior Emily Wall registered a team-high 13 kills to lead the Holmen High School volleyball team to a 25-23, 25-17, 25-17 victory over Tomah in a ...

High school gymnastics: Holmen's Harley Bartels, West Salem's Ella Krause among locals on state honor roll  La Crosse Tribune

Holmen High School freshman Harley Bartels heads into February tied for the state's top Division 1 floor exercise and leads individuals on the second state ...

High school baseball: Lightning shortens Holmen loss to Chippewa Falls  The Courier Life News

HOLMEN — Finishing what began as a pleasant Tuesday afternoon with a dance-off wasn't the plan for the Holmen High School baseball team.

Justus joins WNB Financial in Holmen  La Crosse Tribune

Dave Justus has joined the WNB Financial as vice president and business banking officer at its office in Holmen.

High school baseball: Holmen opens season by beating defending state champs  The Courier Life News

HOLMEN — The Holmen High School baseball team wasted little time getting coach Mark Wall his first victory by beating West Salem 7-4 Thursday in a game ...

High school golf: Holmen boys celebrate MVC championship  The Courier Life News

Freeing themselves from something bad that just happened isn't easy for many golfers.

Holmen festival will aid community center  La Crosse Tribune

The Holmen Middle School Student Council will host a new autumn festival later this month for children in grades 5 and younger, with proceeds donated to the ...

Holmen teen raising funds for Vietnam War Memorial  The Courier Life News

It was Memorial Day 2016, and something struck a chord in Jordan Briskey.

High school softball: Holmen's heavy hitters come through in sweep  The Courier Life News

The unbeaten Holmen High School softball team has had some close games so far in the MVC, but that wasn't the case on Thursday.

High school volleyball: Sam Millard keeps Holmen chugging into Division 1 sectional  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — Emily Wall said the hitters on the Holmen High School volleyball team don't always know where setter Sam Millard is sending the ball, but she also ...

Michelle Jensen names as Holmen High's teacher of the year  The Courier Life News

Band Director Michelle Jensen has been selected as Holmen High School's teacher of the year for 2018.

Serving students: Holmen high school nutrition team leader wins statewide award  The Courier Life News

Sarah Mumm leads a team of eight at Holmen High School that turns out over 1300 meals a day.

Educational assistant at Holmen High School arrested for child sex assault  The Courier Life News

Felony child sexual assault and abuse charges are pending against an educational assistant at Holmen High School.

High school football roundup: Holmen football team falls; Onalaska wins  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — The Holmen High School football team started fast against powerhouse Menomonie on Thursday at Empire Stadium. But the Vikings didn't sustain ...

New Holmen high school principal appointed  The Courier Life News

Holmen High School will have a new principal from July 1 when Wayne Sackett will take the reins from Bob Baer, who is retiring.

Minor league baseball: Holmen's Jeren Kendall ends season a champion  La Crosse Tribune

Holmen High School graduate Jeren Kendall ended his season as a champion with the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes of the Advanced Class A California ...

Holmen, West Salem marketing educators receive honors  La Crosse Tribune

Area marketing educators were honored during a joint conference of the Wisconsin Educators of Business and Information Technology Educators and the ...

Masters of music: Holmen students form new musical society  The Courier Life News

Holmen High School has a new music honor society and its members want to bring their music out into the community.

High school sports roundup: Kenzie Winker dominant for Holmen volleyball team  La Crosse Tribune

SPARTA — Senior Kenzie Winker was a force of nature on Tuesday for the Holmen High School volleyball team.

Stoughton Norwegian Dancers coming to Holmen | Couleecourier  The Courier Life News

On Sunday, April 22, the internationally known Stoughton Norwegian Dancers will present a “Norse Afternoon of Fun” starting at 2 p.m. at Holmen High School, ...

West Salem and Holmen shine at the McLellan Memorial Invitational

Holmen, Wisc. (WXOW) The Holmen Gymnastics team hosted the McLellan Memorial Invitational at Holmen High School on Saturday morning and afternoon.

High school sports roundup: Holmen volleyball team knocks off La Crosse Logan  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — The Holmen High School volleyball team lost a tough match to Aquinas on Tuesday but came back with a big win on Thursday.

High school basketball: Duane Vike steps down as Holmen coach  The Courier Life News

Duane Vike is looking forward to doing something he's never done before when next November rolls around.

Holmen DECA program spearheads donations for flood relief  La Crosse Tribune

The idea started after hearing her parents discussing recent flooding issues in the Coulee Region.

WIAA team wrestling: Holmen finishes as runner-up in Division 1  The Courier Life News

MADISON — The Holmen High School wrestling team had to navigate through another close dual meet at the University of Wisconsin Fieldhouse on Saturday, ...

High school football notebook: Losses remain tough for Sparta  La Crosse Tribune

ONALASKA — It's extremely unusual for a team to score 55 points and not walk off the field victorious, so it would only make sense for it to happen to Sparta as ...

Allan Bringe  La Crosse Tribune

MADISON, Wis. — Allan N. Bringe, 83, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at Agrace Hospice Residential.

Holmen High School principal retiring  The Courier Life News

For the first time in almost four decades, Bob Baer won't be working at Holmen High School when the 2018-19 school year starts.

La Crosse Tribune Sportsperson of the Year: Holmen wrestling coach Jason Lulloff  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — Jason Lulloff was a serious athlete when he attended Kiel High School.

American Legion baseball: Holmen's depth making an early difference  La Crosse Tribune

The depth of the Holmen American Legion Post 284 baseball team is flexing its muscles during the first month of the season.

Holmen's Jeren Kendall adjusting, having fun playing minor league baseball  La Crosse Tribune

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. — Jeren Kendall was stuck in no-man's land.

High school sports roundup: Holmen wrestling team wins Division 1 regional  The Courier Life News

BARABOO, Wis. — The Holmen High School wrestling team enjoyed a big Saturday at the WIAA Division 1 Baraboo Regional by scoring 282½ points and ...

Potential threat at Holmen High School investigated - WKBT

Holmen High School Principal, Bob Baer, confirmed there was an investigation into a potential threat at the school Tuesday morning.

Holmen's Livi Pappadopoulos excels in sport of log rolling  La Crosse Tribune

Livi Pappadopoulos isn't your ordinary high school athlete.

Construction firm hired for Holmen Area Community Center  The Courier Life News

The Holmen Area Community Center is making incremental strides toward becoming a reality.

High school softball: Holmen's Kendra Leis chooses UW-La Crosse  La Crosse Tribune

Kendra Leis has spent three season bashing the heck out of just about anything pitched her way in a Holmen High School softball game.

High school football: Van Egtern steps in, steps up in La Crosse Central's 32-8 win over Aquinas  La Crosse Tribune

One week after nearly pulling off an improbable comeback, the Central High School football team bounced back with a big win against Aquinas.

Holmen's DECA students are ready to conquer  The Courier Life News

Festival Foods chairman Dave Skogen saw a business opportunity with enormous growth potential at the Holmen School District offices on Tuesday.

Hornberg earns National Merit recognition  La Crosse Tribune

Shelby Hornberg, a senior at Holmen High School, is being recognized as a semifinalist for the National Merit Scholarship.

High school golf: Cody Dirks leads Holmen to win at Forest Hills  The Courier Life News

With two of the top four individual finishers in the MVC meet at Forest Hills Golf Course Wednesday, Holmen High School's boys team walked off with an ...

Dan McHugh to reign over Holmen's Kornfest Parade  La Crosse Tribune

Dan McHugh, a longtime Holmen community leader, has another task to perform for his hometown — serving as parade marshal for Saturday's Kornfest Parade.

High school track and field: Holmen's Noah Leeser hits big high jump  The Courier Life News

Holmen High School junior Noah Leeser hasn't powered through the kinds of workouts he should to become one of the top high jumpers in the state.

WIAA team state wrestling: Holmen meets Stoughton in Division 1 finals after winning twice on Friday  La Crosse Tribune

MADISON — Dual meets at the WIAA team state wrestling tournament can be intense, and that was certainly the case as Holmen High School battled its way ...

Tribune high school football Player of the Year: Westby senior Ryan Daines puts on a show  La Crosse Tribune

WESTBY — It takes one look at the No. 28 jersey of Westby High School senior Ryan Daines to know that he was busy this football season.

High school football: Photos from the 2018 season | Prep football  La Crosse Tribune

Here's a look at photos from La Crosse area games from the 2018 season.

Banding together: Onalaska, Holmen middle school groups play at band festival  The Courier Life News

The Onalaska Middle School's 7th grade band filled the auditorium at Holmen High School on Tuesday with a big and beautiful noise.

Former Holmen High School principal recognized  The Courier Life News

A former Holmen High School music teacher's dedication to the arts and his community was recently recognized by an Arcadia business.

High school football: Jamar Davis is all-around weapon for La Crosse Central  La Crosse Tribune

Jamar Davis is the kind of player any coach would like to have in his offense.

Randy Erickson: Onalaska launched budding pop star Carlie Hanson  La Crosse Tribune

I have to admit I felt kind of dumb not knowing until quite recently that a young woman from Onalaska named Carlie Hanson is ripping it up in the music.

Holmen High School model store opens Dec. 8  The Courier Life News

This year's Holmen High School model store is called The Lodge and has a distinctly north woods feel.

Holmen grad qualifies for top equestrian competition  The Courier Life News

A Holmen High School graduate has been riding high this school year with the UW-River Falls western Intercollegiate Horse Show Association Team.

High school tennis Surprise MVC-champion Holmen Vikings head into postseason  La Crosse Tribune

The Holmen High School boys tennis team doesn't exactly have a reputation of excellence in the MVC.

High school wrestling: Holmen sends 10 to WIAA individual state tournament  La Crosse Tribune

The Holmen High School wrestling team will take 10 athletes to the WIAA Division 1 individual state tournament next weekend at the Kohl Center in Madison.

Dale Sedlmayr  La Crosse Tribune

SAN ANTONIO, Texas/HOLMEN — Dale S. Sedlmayr, 36, of San Antonio, formerly of Holmen passed away Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.

Holmen's Dancing With the Sports Stars raises $10k for local family  The Courier Life News

Holmen High School's annual Dancing With the Sports Star raised $10000 for student Jack Teegan, who is undergoing medical treatments for leukemia.

La Crosse area voter guide: What to know about today's election  La Crosse Tribune

Here's a look at key Wisconsin races on the Nov. 6 ballot in the La Crosse area.

Tensions flare at Holmen School Board meeting over teacher 'non-renewal'  La Crosse Tribune

It took two votes and some Google searches, but Holmen School Board members were able to get through their entire agenda Monday night. Tensions flared ...

High school football: Davis twins lead La Crosse Central to wild comeback against Onalaska  La Crosse Tribune

Johnny Davis leaned against the brick wall of the locker room at UW-La Crosse's Veterans Memorial Field, trying to catch his breath.

High school boys basketball: La Crosse Central dominates Stoughton in home opener  La Crosse Tribune

The smiles and high-fives exchanged after the Central High School boys basketball team's home opener on Tuesday were the result of multiple things.

La Crosse Logan wins big ahead of Saturday's show choir finale in Holmen  The Courier Life News

With one more competition remaining this season — next weekend's Gathering of the Stars event at Holmen High School — La Crosse Logan High School's ...

Extra Effort: Holmen High School senior finds purpose giving daughter life she never had  The Courier Life News

Once haunted by suicidal thoughts and a family fractured by drug-addiction and neglect, 18-year-old Haley Martella says she has found a purpose providing her ...

College football: Holmen's Seth Wilson back on the field for NDSU's national semifinal  La Crosse Tribune

Seth Wilson didn't think his hamstring injury was going to be a big deal.

Holmen High School artists promote peace with mural  La Crosse Tribune

Art students at Holmen High School have created a mural honoring peacemakers and combating hateful political rhetoric.

All-Tribune wrestling: Holmen's Jason Lulloff earns Coach of Year honors  The Courier Life News

Holmen High School wrestling coach Jason Lulloff has put the 2017-2018 season behind him.

High school boys basketball: Onalaska runs by La Crescent with 20-2 run  La Crosse Tribune

LA CRESCENT — After finding itself in an early back-and-forth battle, the Onalaska High School boys basketball team found the full throttle quickly thereafter in ...

High school soccer: Holmen boys hand West Salem first loss  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN — Whatever frustration that the Holmen High School boys soccer team had built up over the last 10 days, it took it out on conference-leading West ...

Laurie Kessler: Myths and musings on the Holmen Area Community Center  The Courier Life News

The Day of Giving (March 3) has come and gone and the Holmen Area Community Center (HACC) is grateful for the overwhelming support that day provided.

Gilbertson named this year's Mr. Holmen  La Crosse Tribune

The Mr. Holmen Pageant had all the pomp and circumstance one would expect from its more traditional predecessors. Glittery dresses, talent portions and ...

High school soccer: Holmen has its eyes set on conference title  The Courier Life News

HOLMEN — The Holmen High School boys soccer team, to put it simply, is in good shape.

High school soccer: Quintin Olson, Holmen Vikings struck early to best Sparta 3-2  La Crosse Tribune

HOLMEN— Quintin Olson put himself in the right place at the right time to give the Holmen High School boys soccer team an early lead against Sparta on ...

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