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Oshkosh Defense wins huge contract

The U.S. Army is hiring Oshkosh Defense to replace the Humvee. The company was among three finalists for the initial $7.6 billion contract. It calls for 17,000 trucks by 2018. The deal could eventually grow to as many as 55,000…

posted 2015-08-26 05:05 by WHBY

Restaurant owner faced past sex accusations

A history of sexual misconduct allegations follow a Neenah business owner accused of paying an employee to have sex with him. Prosecutors recently filed prostitution charges Gyros and More owner Ahmad Jahan Pima. Court records say he was paying a…

posted 2015-08-26 05:04 by WHBY

Mass shootings more common in U.S.

The U.S. only has five percent of the world's population, but a University of Alabama study shows that the country had nearly one-third of all mass shootings, between 1966 and 2012. Menasha police officer Aaron Zemlock says that's a disturbingly…

posted 2015-08-26 05:03 by WHBY

District weighs in on fan conduct policies

A Neenah high school official says his school won't be following Baraboo high school's lead by instituting a fan code of conduct. Activities director Nate Werner says before each season, coaches and other school officials talk to parents about expectations…

posted 2015-08-26 05:02 by WHBY

Latest tests find no signs of Asian carp in area

A DNR official says there's no sign of Asian carp in Green Bay or the Fox River. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service runs tests for the invasive fish. A test came back positive in Sturgeon Bay, in 2013. Last…

posted 2015-08-26 05:01 by WHBY


Refinery restarted, gas prices to fall

Gas prices should be back to normal levels, within the next couple of weeks. BP officials announced that the company's Indiana refinery, restarted today. It's the largest one in the Midwest, and prices jumped about 40 cents, after it went…

posted 2015-08-25 13:05 by WHBY

Appleton teachers, staffers begin new year

Appleton teachers and staff got together this morning to kick off their school year. The district held its annual meeting for educators in the West high school auditorium. Sup. Lee Allinger challenged them to work on their own character development…

posted 2015-08-25 13:04 by WHBY

Liberty Hall owner donates to SNC

A Kimberly business owner is helping his alma mater. Michael Van Asten of Liberty Hall is donating $1.75 million to St. Norbert College. College President Thomas Kunkel says $1 million is going toward a 100-seat teaching auditorium at the Gehl-Mulva…

posted 2015-08-25 13:03 by WHBY

Bicycle fatalities up, but safety improving

Traffic crashes have killed nine bicycle riders so far this year, and the leader of a state group says more education is needed, to reduce that number. Only four cyclists died on Wisconsin roads all of last year, but Wisconsin…

posted 2015-08-25 13:02 by WHBY

Ripon man competent to stand trial

A Ripon man is competent to stand trial, on accusations that he hid his brother's body, in a plastic barrel, for months. A Fond du Lac County judge made that ruling today, in the case against Robert Diamentis. Court records…

posted 2015-08-25 13:01 by WHBY

Neenah eyeing security at school polling places

The city of Neenah is planning to provide security at the schools it uses for polling places on election days. Clerk Patti Sturn says they heard concerns from some parents because the building is open to the public, when people…

posted 2015-08-25 13:00 by WHBY

Fox River Locks renovations done

The Fox River locks restoration project is now complete, and an official says the work was on-time and under-budget. There's an open house this afternoon in Kaukauna. Fox River Navigational System Authority CEO Harlan Kiesow says when the process started…

posted 2015-08-25 05:05 by WHBY

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