April 24, 2019
70 Years Ago
Week of Friday, April 22, 1949
Alfred Rudi, 30, Melvina, pleaded innocent Monday afternoon to charges of assault with intent to do great bodily harm when he appeared in Sparta justice court before Justice Harry L. Beckman. Rudi was taken into custody in a case growing from the stabbing of Delos Walgren, La Crosse, in a fight on the Henry Herricks farm, south of Melvina in the early hours Sunday.
Cars driven by George Klinkner and Joseph A. Kast collided on a curve about 1-1/2 m...