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2014-06-09

Huffington Post article highlights Appleton

Appleton got a plug on a well-known website over the weekend. An article on the Huffington Post named Appleton as one of the six "small towns to visit this summer." It highlights the shopping options in the area, including the…

posted 2014-06-09 13:00 by WHBY

Kaukauna schools reviewing survey feedback

Since December, the Kaukauna school district has been asking staff, students, and parents to weigh in on what they think the schools do well, and what needs improvement. Tonight, the Kaukauna school board will go over the results. Superintendent Mark…

posted 2014-06-09 12:59 by WHBY

Lt. has close calls with suspected drunk drivers

A Town of Menasha police officer had a couple of close calls with suspected drunk drivers on Saturday night. Officer Jason Weber says a 54-year-old Menasha man made a wide right turn, at the corner of Racine and 9th streets,…

posted 2014-06-09 12:58 by WHBY

2 local counties issuing licenses to same-sex couples

Outagamie and Brown counties are now issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Outagamie County Clerk Lori O'Bright originally denied three couples earlier this morning, but she changed her decision after the county's attorney weighed in. The clerks in Winnebago and…

posted 2014-06-09 10:05 by WHBY

WIAA Playoff Schedule: Monday, June 9th & Weekly Outlook

WIAA Boy's State Golf meet opens at University Ridge in Madison - Neenah and Appleton East are both in the Division 1 Team Field - Kimberly's Jonah Buss & New London's Austin Elsner made the D1 field individually - Wrightstown's…

posted 2014-06-09 07:33:31 by WHBY

Referendum projects starting in Appleton

School's out for summer in Appleton, and construction crews will be moving in at some schools. Voters in the district approved a $25 million referendum in February for a number of maintenance projects and security upgrades. District chief financial officer…

posted 2014-06-09 06:06 by WHBY

Ribble: Tough decisions loom on highway funding

Transportation funding is a major problem at the state and federal levels, and a congressman from northeast Wisconsin says lawmakers need to tackle the issue soon. Congressman Reid Ribble says the federal transportation trust fund could run dry up this…

posted 2014-06-09 06:04 by WHBY

State Dems chair: Party 'solidly' behind Burke

Democrats gathered over the weekend for their annual state convention. Party chair Mike Tate says "without question" they're solidly behind Mary Burke. in the race for governor. He says she's been traveling the state to build support. Burke and Walker…

posted 2014-06-09 06:03 by WHBY

Street Music Week raising money for hungry

Musicians will be performing this week along College Avenue in Appleton, to raise money for a food pantry. Dede Heid of Heid Music is one of the organizers of "Street Music Week." She says they're going to play over the…

posted 2014-06-09 06:02 by WHBY

2014-06-08

Gallardo and Brewers Defense Shine in Pittsburgh!

Yovani Gallardo pitched 7 scoreless innings and Francisco Rodriguez earned his 1st four out save since 2011 as the Milwaukee Brewers shut out the Pittsburgh Pirates 1-0 Sunday afternoon at PNC Park. The Brewers defense was outstanding, Ryan Braun threw…

posted 2014-06-08 16:35:37 by WHBY

2014-06-07

Brewers Bounce Back and Knock off Bucs 9-3

A day after getting beat 15-5 to the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Milwaukee Brewers turned the table and whipped up on Pittsburgh 9-3 Saturday afternoon in Pittsburgh. It was a sloppy performance for the Pirates who had 5 errors on the…

posted 2014-06-07 19:24:45 by WHBY

Gay marriage ban struck down

A federal judge says Wisconsin's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional. Judge Barbara Crabb threw out the constitutional amendment, in a ruling yesterday afternoon. Voters approved the amendment, in 2006. Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen says he will appeal. He…

posted 2014-06-07 06:30 by WHBY

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