Connect with us


Klekamp to be offered contract as La Crosse County administrator



She doesn’t have the job yet, but she’s getting closer.

Jane Klekamp, the interim administrator for La Crosse County, had an hour-long closed-door interview with the county board Monday night.

Klekamp is the last remaining finalist to succeed Steve O’Malley as full-time as administrator.

As a contract is being drawn up, county board chair Monica Kruse said the executive committee must approve it, before the full board votes Jan. 19 on hiring Klekamp.

Klekamp was deputy administrator before getting the interim post when O’Malley retired in August.

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.

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *