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Panel picks options for Outagamie Co. park

A committee that studied Outagamie County's park needs is calling for up to two new parks, in the central and eastern parts of the county. The recommendations are for a traditional park along Duck Creek, in the Freedom or Oneida…

posted 2015-07-14 05:02 by WHBY

Replica Columbus ships arriving in G.B.

Christopher Columbus and his crew used three ships to make their journey to America, and replicas of two of them are sailing into Green Bay today. Tours of the Nina and Pinta will be available through July 22. Officials say…

posted 2015-07-14 05:01 by WHBY

Man to stand trial in jogger attack

A judge ordered a trial for a 17-year-old Appleton boy accused of attacking a jogger earlier this month. Milan Stewart is facing four felony charges, and he waived his right to a preliminary hearing yesterday. Court records say he ran…

posted 2015-07-14 05:00 by WHBY

G.B. police investigate gunshot

Police are investigating a report that someone fired a shot in the air, outside of a house, west of downtown Green Bay. Officers went to the 200 block of Hazel Street just after 4 p.m. They say there was an…

posted 2015-07-14 04:59 by WHBY


NWS: No evidence of tornado in morning storm

A National Weather Service official says it appears that no tornadoes touched down in Outagamie County, this morning. Meteorologist Rich Mamrosh says the agency issued a tornado warning, a little after 4 a.m. after seeing rotation in the storm, on…

posted 2015-07-13 13:05 by WHBY

Appleton cleaning up after storm

Appleton crews are working to clear streets after this morning's storm. Nate Loper is the city's deputy public works director. He says the damage is widespread, around the city, and it appears the hardest-hit area is between College and Northland…

posted 2015-07-13 13:04 by WHBY

We Energies deals with outages

Less than 1,000 thousand customers in the Fox Valley area are still without power from the storm. A spokeswoman for We Energies says at the peak, around 5:15 a.m., about 7,500 were in the dark. Amy Jahns says that included…

posted 2015-07-13 13:03 by WHBY

Outagamie Co. sirens sound for storm

Outagamie County's emergency management department sounded the emergency sirens just after 4:15 a.m., because of the tornado warning. Director Lisa Van Schyndel says they were following the progress of the storm, and they made sure everything was in place when…

posted 2015-07-13 13:02 by WHBY

Walker releases video before announcement

Governor Walker is launching his presidential campaign later this afternoon, and he released an online video leading up to his formal announcement. Walker is the 17th Republican candidate for the party's nomination. He says some of them are good fighters,…

posted 2015-07-13 13:01 by WHBY

Hintz pleased with Walker payday loan veto

A local Democratic lawmaker says he's pleased with at least one of the changes that Governor Walker made to the state budget yesterday. Rep. Gordon Hintz of Oshkosh has been fighting for tighter regulations, for payday lenders, for years. A…

posted 2015-07-13 13:00 by WHBY

Governor signs state budget

The state budget is a done deal. Governor Walker signed it yesterday afternoon, at a factory in Waukesha. He highlighted a small cut in property taxes in the two-year, $73 billion plan. Despite a month-long GOP stalemate over a few…

posted 2015-07-13 05:04 by WHBY

Local lawmakers go through 1st budget

Two freshman lawmakers from the Fox Cities wrapped up their first state budget. Republican Rep. Mike Rohrkaste is from Neenah. He says when he brought ideas, and possible changes, to GOP leaders, he felt like they were being heard. Democratic…

posted 2015-07-13 05:03 by WHBY

Skyscanner surveyed more than 700 travelers to find out what they've forgotten in their haste to deplane. While most items…
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Training camp will start this morning for the Packers. Packers head coach Mike McCarthy met with the media on Wednesday.…
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