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Waupaca Co. releases sketch of suspect

Waupaca County authorities are asking for help, finding a man accused of trying to sexually assault a woman yesterday, near Clintonville. Capt. Dave Conat says they released a sketch of the suspect. He says the 18-year-old woman told investigators he…

posted 2014-08-20 13:04 by WHBY

Seven arrested in Oshkosh meth busts

Oshkosh police arrested seven people, in a pair of recent meth lab busts. Officer Joe Nichols says they followed up on a tip last Thursday, that some people were running a meth lab, in a home in the 800 block…

posted 2014-08-20 13:03 by WHBY

Latest local ACT scores are in

The latest ACT scores are out, and about three-quarters of the districts in the Fox Cities did better than the state average. The statewide average was 22.1, and that's above the national average of 21. Appleton's score was 23.3. Chief…

posted 2014-08-20 13:02 by WHBY

Local abuse shelter reaches out to students

While a statewide group is launching an effort to help young victims of domestic violence, a local shelter has been reaching out to teens for years. Beth Schnorr of Harbor House says they work with school districts to talk to…

posted 2014-08-20 13:00 by WHBY

Preble adds 18 minutes to school day

Students at Green Bay Preble high school will be in classrooms for about 20 extra minutes a day, to make up for a late start to the year. A fire earlier this month caused smoke damage throughout the building, and…

posted 2014-08-20 05:05 by WHBY

Appleton's wheel tax debate coming tonight

Appleton's city council will take up a proposed wheel tax tonight, and members have been fielding calls and emails about the idea. Ald. Curt Konetzke says he hasn't heard as much from people, since the finance committee recommended the $20…

posted 2014-08-20 05:04 by WHBY

Former Gustman lot project moves forward

Work on a gas station, on the former Gustman car lot in Kaukauna, could start within a week. The city council approved the sale of the land for the Kwik Trip, last night. Members also signed off on some utility…

posted 2014-08-20 05:03 by WHBY

Walker reacts to tweets targeting son

Governor Walker says he's proud of the way his son acted, after receiving threatening tweets earlier this summer. Court records say a 31-year-old Milwaukee man sent the tweets to Matt Walker's Twitter account, because he doesn't like the governor. During…

posted 2014-08-20 05:02 by WHBY

Deputies: Woman says man tried to assault her

An 18-year-old woman says a man tried to sexually assault her, near Clintonville, after he offered her a ride in his pickup truck. The Waupaca County sheriff's department says she was walking along Highway O on Monday night, when a…

posted 2014-08-20 05:01 by WHBY

Costs climbing for custard stand owners

Rising butter prices are impacting custard stands around the state. Michael Schraa is the owner of Leon's Frozen Custard in Oshkosh. He says that's one of the factors in the growing cost for the mix they use to make custard.…

posted 2014-08-20 05:00 by WHBY


Schmitt expects to run for re-election

Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt is looking to run for re-election next year. He says he's taking the necessary steps to put together a campaign. Schmitt says he'll make a formal announcement sometime in November. Schmitt says there's more work…

posted 2014-08-19 05:05 by WHBY

Neenah, Menasha approve new fire truck

Neenah-Menasha Fire Rescue will be able to replace its ladder truck. The city councils in both cities voted unanimously to buy a demo truck from Pierce Manufacturing. It's going to cost $785,000. The current truck has broken down four times…

posted 2014-08-19 05:04 by WHBY

Coming up on the Monday PhilCast.... 3-4=Pack Yak with Rich Ratay. Plenty to be happy about after a convincing win…
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Ebola. Make up your minds. That's the trouble with least when it comes to the whiners in this country.…
posted by Philcast 4 days ago
Maybe I should have seen this one coming. Hey Menasha, stop the madness! So now the next great historical building…
posted by Philcast 5 days ago