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2014-09-26

Menasha passes on new logo

It looks like the city of Menasha is going to stick with its current logo. The city council voted 4-3, earlier this month, to keep what the city has. City staff brought in a consultant to design a new logo,…

posted 2014-09-26 05:01 by WHBY

Burke: I've cited what needs to be cited

The Democratic candidate for governor says her campaign has cited "everything that needs to be cited." Mary Burke is responding to accusations by Republicans that she plagiarized other sources in her proposals. After the issue came up a week ago,…

posted 2014-09-26 05:00 by WHBY

2014-09-25

Lions Park stormwater plans on hold

A proposal to turn Appleton's Lions Park into a dry stormwater pond might be on hold for a couple of years. The parks and recreation and utilities committees voted unanimously for the delay, last night. Ald. Chris Croatt says they…

posted 2014-09-25 05:05 by WHBY

Anti-violence tour stops in Appleton

A group that's calling for an end to gun violence brought its statewide tour to Appleton yesterday. The Wisconsin Anti-Violence Effort put nearly 470 pairs of shoes on display in Houdini Plaza. They represent each person killed, in an average…

posted 2014-09-25 05:04 by WHBY

LU lists credit transfers from UW Colleges

Lawrence University is trying to help prospective transfer students at UW-Fox Valley, and other two-year campuses, understand what credits would count at the private school. Lawrence President Mark Burstein says all of the UW Colleges have the same course catalogue.…

posted 2014-09-25 05:03 by WHBY

C-SPAN to highlight G.B.

Camera crews are in Green Bay this week to feature the community on national TV. C-SPAN will highlight the city on the American History TV and Book TV programs. Brad Toll of the Greater Green Bay Convention and Visitors Bureau…

posted 2014-09-25 05:02 by WHBY

'Fall colors' still inconsistent

The "fall colors" are already starting to show up in some parts of the state. But state tourism Secretary Stephanie Klett says they're a little inconsistent this early in the season. Klett says they expect the colors will be very…

posted 2014-09-25 05:01 by WHBY

2014-09-24

Appeals court overturns ruling in John Doe

A federal appeals court is overruling a decision in a John Doe investigation of the recall campaigns for Governor Walker and some GOP senators. A federal judge shut down the probe several months ago. Today's decision doesn't mean that prosecutors…

posted 2014-09-24 15:00 by WHBY

LU, UW Colleges partner on transfers

Students will have an easier time transferring to Lawrence University, from UW-Fox Valley and the other two-year campuses. Lawrence President Mark Burstein says through their new partnership with the UW Colleges, they'll help students understand what credits will transfer. An…

posted 2014-09-24 13:05 by WHBY

Judge throws out GOP ballot challenge

A judge is dismissing a lawsuit over the state's model ballot for the November election. Republican legislative leaders filed the suit in Waukesha County. They claim that the design is confusing, and it unfairly benefits Democrats. The judge ruled that…

posted 2014-09-24 13:04 by WHBY

Counters might help Appleton track bike lanes

Appleton might get more aggressive in studying the use of bike lanes around the city. After tracking a short segment of the Mason Street lanes for six weeks, the city is looking to buy four counters to be placed in…

posted 2014-09-24 13:03 by WHBY

Work on Oneida St. exit in G.B. area to start

The Oneida Street exit, along Highway 41 in the Green Bay area, will be under construction for at least a year. The DOT plans to start the work soon. Spokesman Mark Kantola says they aren't expecting to have long-term ramp…

posted 2014-09-24 13:02 by WHBY

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