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Bundle Up Campaign unloads winter gear to needy in La Crosse



The Big Bundle Up campaign came through big with winter gear.

Around 1,500 items were dropped off in La Crosse by the Wisconsin Dept. of Tourism.

“Sometimes things will go to schools,” Drew Nussbaum with the department said. “A lot of times, homeless shelters. It’s really anyone out there who is in need or knows folks who are in need.”

You can donate items yourself through Jan. 1 at the visitor center in Riverside Park.

The items included coats, hats, gloves and other winter gear.

Born in Decorah Iowa. I've been a news reporter for the last 10 years, starting right out of college in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Other professional opportunities led me to Marshalltown, Iowa and Antigo Wisconsin, before I finally was afforded the opportunity here in La Crosse. I've been here since 2016. I also act as the voice of local sports, doing play by play of high school and college football and basketball. When not working I enjoy golfing.

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