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Ariens expanding R&D center

The Ariens Company is expanding, in Brillion. Officials announced a nine-million dollar project, to upgrade its current research and development center. The facility will have an additional 45,000 square feet. Officials say the expansion will happen in three phases, and…

posted 2015-08-11 13:04 by WHBY

Allegiant adds non-stop flight to Tampa area

The Appleton Airport will have another non-stop flight later this fall. Allegiant Air will fly to the Tampa, Fla. area through the St. Pete-Clearwater Airport. Amy Flanders of the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce says it helps the region be…

posted 2015-08-11 13:03 by WHBY

Construction leading to crashes on Hwy. CE

Fox Valley Metro police and the Outagamie County sheriff's department are telling drivers to slow down, in the construction zone on Highway CE.  They say they're seeing a lot of rear-end crashes, in the area between Highway 441, in Appleton,…

posted 2015-08-11 13:02 by WHBY

GOP looking at tech schools, UW Colleges

A group of Republicans will look for possible efficiencies between the Wisconsin Technical College System and UW Colleges. Rep. Dave Murphy of Greenville says he doesn't expect that they'll call for a merger of the two. He says the talks…

posted 2015-08-11 13:01 by WHBY

Stockbridge schools get more help from state

Students in Stockbridge are going to benefit again from a state program for small, rural districts. The department of public instruction uses what's known as "sparsity aid" to help about 140 districts. Stockbridge administrator Dave Moscinski says they face different…

posted 2015-08-11 13:00 by WHBY

Panel wants details on parks booze ban

Appleton police want to ban alcohol in city parks without a permit, but some council members need to see specific plans first. Ald. Cathy Spears says they need to make sure responsible park users aren't hurt by a small group…

posted 2015-08-11 05:05 by WHBY

Greenville eyes Nov. building referendum

Greenville might hold a special election in November on the town's future space needs. The town board is looking at spending up to $10.5 million to build a new fire and EMS station, and expand the town hall. The current…

posted 2015-08-11 05:04 by WHBY

Mile of Music a regional draw

The third year of Mile of Music drew music fans from well beyond the Appleton area. Dave Willems is a co-founder of the four-day festival. He says he randomly stopped 10 concert-goers in downtown Appleton last weekend and asked where…

posted 2015-08-11 05:03 by WHBY

Baldwin wants to help transition waterfronts

A Wisconsin Democrat wants to help waterfront communities with their revitalization efforts. U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin says many cities that were founded around a 100 years ago relied on lakes and rivers to keep industry thriving. But now, she says…

posted 2015-08-11 05:02 by WHBY

PGA boosting Fox Cities hotels

Despite being over an hour away from Whistling Straits, the PGA Championship is bringing some business to hotels in the Fox Cities. Matt Ten Haken is with the Fox Cities Convention and Visitors Bureau. He says places in the Sheboygan,…

posted 2015-08-11 05:01 by WHBY


Police: No issues with big Mile crowd

There were huge crowds in downtown Appleton over the weekend for Mile of Music, and police say there weren't any problems. Sgt. Dave Lund says everyone seemed like they just wanted to enjoy some great music, while having a few beers.…

posted 2015-08-10 13:05 by WHBY

Mile organizer wants to upgrade venues

One of the organizers of Mile of Music says they plan to work with the downtown venues to improve their equipment for hosting live bands. Dave Willems says the music would sound better when the bands return next August, and…

posted 2015-08-10 13:04 by WHBY

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