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2014-04-01

Low turnout expected in today's election

There are several referendum questions, and a number of local races on today's ballot, but officials only expect about 12 percent of people across the state will cast a ballot. In Winnebago County, there are school district referendum questions in…

posted 2014-04-01 05:05 by WHBY

Senate taking up medication bills on last day

Lawmakers will take up a couple of bills today that would make it easier for some people to get medication. It's the Senate's last meeting day for the year and Senate President Mike Ellis says one the bills will force…

posted 2014-04-01 05:04 by WHBY

Oshkosh increasing focus on partnerships

Creating more partnerships between the city and local groups was a main theme of last night's state of the city address from Oshkosh city manager Mark Rohloff. He says a relationship with the Oshkosh Area Community Foundation could lead to…

posted 2014-04-01 05:03 by WHBY

Kimberly studying soil at mill site

Kimberly officials hope to see construction start this summer on the former mill site near the village's downtown area, and they're hiring a company to evaluate the soil there. Administrator Adam Hammatt says developers need to know what kind of…

posted 2014-04-01 05:02 by WHBY

2014-03-31

Pistons get past the Bucks

Milwaukee was defeated by the Detroit Pistons 116-111 at The Palace of Auburn Hills on Monday night.  Leading the Bucks in scoring was Brandon Knight with 25 points.  Ramon Sessions had a double-double with 20 points and 11 assists.  Milwaukee…

posted 2014-03-31 21:10:52 by WHBY

Photo gallery from opening day at Miller Park

Opening day photo gallery

posted 2014-03-31 15:03:06 by WHBY

Online child sex sting lands 19 behind bars

Authorities from several northeast Wisconsin communities arrested 19 people over the weekend during an on-line child sex predator sting.  Brown County sheriff's department Captain Jeff Sanborn says Operation Vanguard ran between from Thursday to Saturday.  He says 75 officers from…

posted 2014-03-31 13:05 by WHBY

Final Four tickets not cheap

Tickets went on sale today for the Final Four, and if you want to see the Badgers play in-person next weekend, it won't be cheap. James Bryce of Ticket King says right now it will cost about $500 just to…

posted 2014-03-31 13:04 by WHBY

Last mintue rush to buy health insurance

The Community Partnership health clinic is busy today, helping people sign up for health insurance, through the federal exchanges. Today is the last day for people to sign up for insurance, without facing a possible fine from the federal government.…

posted 2014-03-31 13:03 by WHBY

Poll shows health care reform remains unpopular

The health care reform law isn't getting high marks in a recent statewide survey. Marquette Law School Poll Director Charles Franklin says 50 percent don't like the program, compared to 39 percent who do. He says even those who like…

posted 2014-03-31 13:02 by WHBY

Ashwaubenon voters to decide several projects

Voters in Ashwaubenon will vote tomorrow on four referendum questions, totaling more than $20-million from the village and school district. School district superintendent Brian Hanes says the first question would create a new community auditorium, the second would build a…

posted 2014-03-31 13:01 by WHBY

World language up for referendum

The Menasha school district is holding a spending referendum tomorrow. The school board is asking for $360,000 a year for the world language program at the elementary schools. Superintendent Chris VanderHeyden says it's unique, in the state, at the elementary…

posted 2014-03-31 05:05 by WHBY

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