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More lead shot removal expected in Myrick marsh



Looks like the city of La Crosse has more work to do to get the lead out…of the La Crosse River marsh. 

A consulting firm is asking the city to expand its efforts to clean lead pellets out of the marsh, years after lead shot ended up in the water because of gun club activities at Myrick Park. 

The next round of clean-up activities could last much of this year, or even longer. 

The issue comes up Monday before the La Crosse board of public works. 

A native of Prairie du Chien, Brad graduated from UW - La Crosse and has worked in radio news for more than 30 years, mostly in the La Crosse area. He regularly covers local courts and city and county government. Brad produces the features "Yesterday in La Crosse" and "What's Buried on Brad's Desk." He also writes the website "Triviazoids," which finds odd connections between events that happen on a certain date, and he writes and performs with the local comedy group Heart of La Crosse. Brad been featured on several national TV programs because of his memory skills.

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