Briefs

Two North athletes honored North’s Austin Thyes is one of four boys in Division 1 to be named WIAA Scholar Athlete. Thirty-two students across the state received the honor, which is based […]

High-tech bloodhounds unleashed

While the advancement of global positioning system (GPS) technology is a major source of convenience, it is also a cause for concern.

In March 2019, James Muns of La Crosse was arrested under several charges for allegedly stalking and harassing a woman. These charges include two counts of misuse of a GPS device: “place without consent” and “obtain information.” A GPS tracker was found on the victim’s car, where it had allegedly been placed without her knowledge.