Although there have been numerous tragedies in La Crosse, there have been good things happen also – one was that La Crosse had a doctor who cared for its residents for so many years.

His name was Dr. David Daniel Oak and in 1948, he had practiced medicine in La Crosse for 38 years.

La Porte County Historian FERN EDDY SCHULTZ can be contacted at

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