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2014-11-19

Neenah council passes budget

Neenah's city council approved a budget for next year, after hours of debate last night, that dragged into the early morning hours. Alderman Lee Hillstrom says the council made about 40 changes to Mayor Dean Kaufert's budget. But he says…

posted 2014-11-19 13:03 by WHBY

Abrahamson gives 'State of Judiciary' in Appleton

Holding people responsible, and accountable, is among the biggest challenges facing the state's court system. That's one of the messages state Supreme Court Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson touched on today at the annual Wisconsin Judicial Conference. She gave the court's…

posted 2014-11-19 13:02 by WHBY

DNR recognizes Outagamie Co. recycling center

Outagamie County's recycling program is getting recognition from the state. The DNR gave the program its excellence award, for the overall operation Outagamie County recycling coordinator Chris Miller says adding single stream recycling let local communities switch to an automate…

posted 2014-11-19 13:01 by WHBY

Data breach hits Nicolet Bank customers

Several customers at Nicolet National Bank say someone stole their debit card numbers and cleaned out their accounts, in Texas. Green Bay police say most of the purchases were made at Walmart. Police and the bank are asking customers to…

posted 2014-11-19 05:05 by WHBY

Ashwaubenon shows off new K9 unit

Ashwaubenon police have a new tool to help fight crime. Officers showed off the department's new K9 unit last night, during a special ceremony for donors. Lt. Jody Crocker says it's the department's first dog, and the community raised $100,000…

posted 2014-11-19 05:04 by WHBY

Pantry offering free food this afternoon

A food bank is handing out two semis worth of food today, in Green Bay. It's national hunger and homeless awareness week, and Feeding America will distribute the groceries between noon and 2 p.m. Dean Ahrens of the Brown County…

posted 2014-11-19 05:03 by WHBY

Packers players visit Appleton West

A half dozen Packers players worked out with Appleton elementary school students yesterday, at Appleton West high school. The students came from 12 schools that are being recognized by the NFL's Play 60 program, for their efforts to help kids…

posted 2014-11-19 05:02 by WHBY

2014-11-18

Walker considering presidential run

Two weeks after winning re-election to a second term, Governor Walker says he's seriously considering running for president in 2016. There's been speculation that Walker was thinking about a presidential run, since he pushed for the state's collective bargaining law…

posted 2014-11-18 15:00 by WHBY

DNR preparing for gun deer hunting season

Last winter's extreme cold and snow will likely impact this year's deer hunt, particularly in the northwoods. The gun deer hunting season opens at dawn, Saturday, and DNR big game specialist Kevin Wallenfang says the agency has different expectations for…

posted 2014-11-18 13:05 by WHBY

Arrest made in Fond du Lac shooting

A 20-year-old man is in custody for a shooting last night in Fond du Lac. Police say someone fired at least one shot in a parking lot, in the 400 block of Johnson Street. Investigators responded to the area shortly…

posted 2014-11-18 13:04 by WHBY

Fire repairs complete at Preble high school

Repairs at a Green Bay school, damaged by an August fire, are now complete. Preble high school officially reopened its field house, where the fire started, today. Athletic Director Dan Retzki says the athletic department was hit the hardest by…

posted 2014-11-18 13:03 by WHBY

Neenah city council considering budget

The Neenah city council will debate Mayor Dean Kaufert's first budget tonight. Kaufert says he feels he kept spending in check...with a one-point-three percent levy increase. He says that will lead to an increase of about $14 on the property…

posted 2014-11-18 13:02 by WHBY

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