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Fencing group brings swordfest to Appleton

A group will show off weapons and fighting techniques from Medieval times this weekend, in downtown Appleton. The Wisconsin Historical Fencing Association is holding its first tournament and swordfest. Spokeswoman Danielle Kramer says they'll also have seminars that focus on the…

posted 2015-10-02 05:01 by WHBY


Nelson, Walker talk construction delays

The top official in Outagamie County is calling on the Legislature to eliminate delays for the Highway 10-441 project. Earlier this week, the DOT announced that it will take an extra year to finish the I-41 interchange. The rest of…

posted 2015-10-01 15:05 by WHBY

Sept. was 2nd warmest on record

Northeast Wisconsin had a lot of summer-like weather last month, and the National Weather Service says it was actually the second warmest September ever, in Green Bay. Meteorologist Sean Luchs is with the Green Bay office. He says the average…

posted 2015-10-01 15:04 by WHBY

Bill boosts money for wrongful convictions

There's a proposal to increase the amount of money the state can give to those wrongfully convicted of crimes. Right now, Wisconsin has the lowest compensation rates in the country. They're $5,000 a year, with a cap of $25,000 overall.…

posted 2015-10-01 15:03 by WHBY

City might change RiverHeath deal

The city of Appleton is looking to drop a financial penalty from the original agreement with the developer of a riverfront project. RiverHeath is along the Fox River, below the College Avenue bridge. Community development director Karen Harkness says the…

posted 2015-10-01 15:02 by WHBY

4-yr-old killed in FdL Co. crash

A four-year-old girl was killed in a crash, in northern Fond du Lac County, yesterday afternoon. Addison Nye of Elkhart Lake was riding with a 19-year-old Kiel woman, in the town of Calumet, east of Lake Winnebago. Capt. Rick Olig…

posted 2015-10-01 15:01 by WHBY

Woman gets 1 yr in jail for OWI death

A woman convicted of killing an 18-year-old man in a drunk driving crash will spend one year in jail. A Waupaca County judge handed down that sentence yesterday to 40-year-old Heather Schmidt of New London. Court records say she crossed…

posted 2015-10-01 05:05 by WHBY

Poll: Walker's approval rating slips

Governor Walker's approval rating fell slightly, after he dropped out of the presidential race last week. A Marquette University Law School poll shows 37 percent approve of the job Walker is doing. That's down from 39 percent in August, and…

posted 2015-10-01 05:04 by WHBY

Local leaders weigh in on road delays

The delay of two large road projects in the area won't only be a headache for drivers. The leaders of the town of Menasha and Hortonville are raising issues about the impact on economic growth. The DOT is extending the…

posted 2015-10-01 05:03 by WHBY

UW System holding forum at UW-Osh

UW-Oshkosh is the latest stop for a panel of UW System officials, while they update their strategic plan. Tom Grogan is an assistant to the chancellor at UW-Oshkosh. He says the hearing runs from 5 p.m. until 6:30 p.m., at…

posted 2015-10-01 05:01 by WHBY


Lawmakers react to DOT project delays

Two local lawmakers are responding to the DOT's plans to delay two major Fox Valley road projects. The agency announced yesterday, that an $800 million cut in the road project budget is forcing delays to the Highway 10-441 project, and…

posted 2015-09-30 13:05 by WHBY

Howard home damaged in fire

A Howard family is safe after a garage fire spread to their home early this morning. Fire chief Steve DeValk says neighbors woke the family in the 1300 block of Portside Lane, around 5:30 a.m. to tell them their garage…

posted 2015-09-30 13:04 by WHBY

YES!!!!!!!!!  The success continues as I have now completed three weeks of my training with Tony Bednarowski of Get Your…
posted by Justin Hull 2 days ago
Take a look. After two days of hard work done by Basement Repair Specialists of Appleton I now have a…
posted by Philcast 2 days ago
The cement is being poured as we near the end of the work on my basement being done by Basement…
posted by Philcast 3 days ago