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Locks group to work on plan for invasive species

The agency that operates the Fox River locks hopes to be better prepared for handing the discovery of an invasive species. The Fox River Navigational System Authority closed the Menasha Lock when the round goby was found in the lower…

posted 2016-03-09 13:01 by WHBY

Invasive fish to keep Menasha Lock closed

It doesn't look like boaters will be able to use the Menasha Lock for the upcoming season. The Fox River Navigational System Authority will study a possible boat cleaning and transfer station, after an invasive fish was found in the…

posted 2016-03-09 05:05 by WHBY

Jurors should get Lee case today

Jurors should start deliberating a downtown Appleton murder case today. Closing arguments in Chong Lee's murder trial will start this morning. The 30-year-old Neenah man is charged with the shooting death of 25-year-old Joshua Richards of Green Bay, in December…

posted 2016-03-09 05:04 by WHBY

Chamber leader reacts to UW-Osh plans

UW-Oshkosh officials want to focus more on research, and a business leader thinks that will help grow the economy. Oshkosh Chamber of Commerce President John Casper says entrepreneurs should be able to spin off some of their work into new…

posted 2016-03-09 05:03 by WHBY

Titletown District clears final hurdle

The plans from the Green Bay Packers for land next to Lambeau Field are going to become a reality. The Ashwaubenon village board last night gave the final necessary approval for the Titletown District, before construction could begin on the…

posted 2016-03-09 05:02 by WHBY

Bullfrogs pitch new ballpark, event center

A new baseball stadium is in the works in Green Bay's Broadway district. The Green Bay Bullfrogs baseball team announced plans yesterday for a $9 million, 2,500 seat stadium and events center. It would be along Broadway and the Fox…

posted 2016-03-09 05:01 by WHBY


Moore reaches plea deal in Wick murder

More than four years after a man was found dead in his Howard home, prosecutors have a conviction in the case. Thirty-one-year-old Matthew Moore agreed to plead no contest to a charge of first-degree reckless homicide for the death of…

posted 2016-03-08 16:00 by WHBY

Prosecution, defense rest in Lee trial

Jurors are expected to start deciding the fate of the suspect in a downtown Appleton murder tomorrow. The prosecution and defense rested their cases, earlier this afternoon, in the trial of Chong Lee. The 30-year-old is charged with killing 25-year-old…

posted 2016-03-08 15:45 by WHBY

UW-Osh to become more research-based

Changes are coming at UW-Oshkosh to put a bigger emphasis on research. Chancellor Andrew Leavitt says the primary goal of their new, five-year strategic plan is to define the campus as a research-enhanced comprehensive institution. He says they're already among…

posted 2016-03-08 13:05 by WHBY

Childhood obesity expert offers solutions

Stakeholders in the battle against childhood obesity heard about strategies that are making a difference in other parts of the country. The Weight of the Fox Valley brought Professor Christina Economos of Tufts University to Neenah this morning. She says…

posted 2016-03-08 13:04 by WHBY

Final vote expected on Titletown District

Plans for the Titletown District, across from Lambeau Field, could clear their final hurdle today. The Ashwaubenon village board is expected to vote on the first phase. It covers 21 of the project's 34 acres. The anchors will be a…

posted 2016-03-08 13:03 by WHBY

El Nino helping boost March temperatures

It's warm again today, and the above-normal temperatures are expected to stick around, for a least a little while. Meteorologist Rich Mamrosh is with the National Weather Service, in Green Bay. He says the El Nino weather pattern will start…

posted 2016-03-08 13:02 by WHBY

Be listening to the show today, Tuesday, at 4:15ish right after our live report from the EAA Air Venture. We'll…
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It's that time of year again.... I get excited about my annual trip to indulge in classic cars when I…
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There's another police shooting in the news, but this time, man I can't for the life of me yet figure…
posted by Philcast 5 days ago