A look ahead at 2016 in La Crosse with Mayor Kabat

In part one of a two-part sit down interview with the mayor, Kabat told News 8 he felt the city's neighborhood program and millions of dollars in redevelopment were just some of the highlights this year for the city, along with how residents rallied together following a string of shootings in August.

Internal investigation underway in La Crosse Police Department

News 8 spoke with La Crosse Mayor Tim Kabat Wednesday afternoon and he confirmed with that Neighborhood Resource Officer Nathan Poke came to him back on Sept. 10th and raised what he calls "serious" allegations about the workplace environment and concerns about retaliation within the department.