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2014-07-08

Menasha to set rules for short-term rentals

Menasha city leaders are looking into whether to let the private owners of apartments near UW-Fox Valley, rent them on a short-term basis. Mayor Don Merkes says the dorm-style apartments are marketed toward college students, but there's interest in using…

posted 2014-07-08 13:01 by WHBY

G.B. murder suspect claims self-defense

Police in Green Bay say a murder suspect is arguing he shot a man in self-defense, in April. Officers arrested 21-year-old Terry Shepard, after police in Kenosha and Racine found out that he was in that area last weekend. Green…

posted 2014-07-08 05:05 by WHBY

Teen charged with stabbing girlfriend

Prosecutors are charging an Allouez teen with stabbing his girlfriend in Green Bay. Seventeen-year-old Jacob Barr is facing several charges in Brown County, including reckless endangerment and aggravated assault. Green Bay police say Barr beat up his girlfriend in the…

posted 2014-07-08 05:04 by WHBY

Johnson takes health care suit to court

A U.S. Senator from Wisconsin brought his arguments about part of the federal health care reform law to court yesterday. Republican Sen. Ron Johnson of Oshkosh filed a lawsuit, after the Obama administration allowed members of Congress, and their staffers,…

posted 2014-07-08 05:03 by WHBY

Menasha fireworks could be rescheduled

Menasha might move its Fourth of July fireworks to later this summer. The city postponed them on Friday and Saturday nights, because of windy conditions. Mayor Don Merkes says he'll ask the city council to pick another date to fire…

posted 2014-07-08 05:02 by WHBY

Groups argue online sales tax

There are arguments on both sides in the debate over Internet sales taxes. Pete Sepp of the National Taxpayers Union says polls show people in Wisconsin don't want online retailers from out-of-state to collect sales taxes. He says states need…

posted 2014-07-08 05:01 by WHBY

T-Rats react to self-serve beer stand

A new self-serve beer stand is making its debut at a major sporting event next week, but local fans won't find them at Fox Cities Stadium right away. The Minnesota Twins have some of the stands at Target Field, in…

posted 2014-07-08 05:00 by WHBY

2014-07-07

Brewers Offensive Struggles Continue; Drop Opener to Phillies

Chase Utley hit a two-run homer, and Cole Hamels allowed one earned run over 6 2-3 innings for his first victory in a month as the Philadelphia Phillies edged the slumping Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Monday night.  Hamels (3-5) allowed…

posted 2014-07-07 23:49:24 by WHBY

Howard man killed in Hwy. 29 accident

A Howard man died this morning in an accident along Highway 29, in Howard. Capt. Jeff Sanborn says it appears the 59-year-old victim pulled over, on the side of the highway, because he was having trouble with his car. He…

posted 2014-07-07 15:05 by WHBY

State tops in Midwest for business staying power

A report by the Small Business Administration shows Wisconsin leads the Midwest, when it comes to the longevity of new businesses. It shows 41 percent of the businesses that opened in Wisconsin in 2002 were still around 10 years later.…

posted 2014-07-07 15:04 by WHBY

Menasha Lock closed indefinitely

The Menasha Lock will be closed indefinitely while crews try to figure out what's causing hinge pins to break. The Fox River Navigational System Authority shut down the lock, last Friday, about a day after it re-opened. Chief operating officer…

posted 2014-07-07 15:03 by WHBY

Construction season around halfway mark

The road construction season is about halfway done, and a DOT official says generally things are going OK around the state. Don Greuel says there are a lot of projects, including Highway 41 in the Green Bay area. He says…

posted 2014-07-07 15:02 by WHBY

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