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Brewers blast Braves

Milwaukee cranked out twelve hits on their way to an 11-0 win over the Atlanta Braves Friday night at Turner Field.  The Brewers pitching staff was equally impressive limiting the Braves to just three hits for the game as Milwaukee…

posted 2015-05-22 21:26:25 by WHBY

Changes to budget will help clinic survive

One of the leaders of a local health clinic says a move by the Legislature's budget committee will allow their operation to continue. The Joint Finance Committee tweaked a proposal in Governor Walker's budget last last night. It would have…

posted 2015-05-22 13:05 by WHBY

DOT removes hanging flag from Frigo bridge

Crews took down an American flag from the arch of the Leo Frigo bridge in Green Bay this morning. DOT spokesman Kim Rudat says it was a traffic hazard. He says it was poorly attached, and if it had fallen…

posted 2015-05-22 13:04 by WHBY

Zareczny arrested for probation violation

About two months after he was released from prison for a 26-year-old sexual assault case, a convicted sex offender is back behind bars. Fifty-eight-year-old Roman Zareczny was arrested by Appleton police, around 11:45 p.m., for a probation violation. There aren't…

posted 2015-05-22 13:03 by WHBY

DOT puts projects on hold for weekend

Road construction projects are on hold for the Memorial Day weekend, but a DOT spokesman says drivers will still have to be careful in work zones. Kim Rudat says they're pulling back the orange barrels, as much as possible. He…

posted 2015-05-22 13:02 by WHBY

Students raise money for shooting victims

About 500 students from Horace Mann middle school in Neenah participated in a 5-K walk today, to raise money for the families of the Trestle Trail shooting victims. Principal Michael Tauscher says the kids collected about $8,000 dollars. 31-year-old Adam…

posted 2015-05-22 13:02 by WHBY

Plan would allow bees, chickens in city

Appleton leaders will consider proposals to allow beehives throughout the city, and chickens in limited areas. Alds. Verad Meltzer and Polly Dalton are behind the ideas. Dalton says she wants to let anyone have up to five beehives, but they…

posted 2015-05-22 05:05 by WHBY

Local leader reacts to possible bike tax

A local cycling enthusiast says he's not opposed to the idea of creating a tax on new bikes to help pay for recreational trails. A leader of the state's Joint Finance Committee mentioned the idea yesterday. Fox Cities Greenways president…

posted 2015-05-22 05:04 by WHBY

Houdini Plaza turning 30

The 30th anniversary of Houdini Plaza in downtown Appleton is coming up. Jennifer Stephany of Appleton Downtown Incorporated says the park rose to another level, after a renovation project, two years ago. She says it's a much more active space, whether…

posted 2015-05-22 05:03 by WHBY

Expert checks out Fox River waterfront

A Harvard professor and urban designer says the Fox River, through the Fox Cities, is a "jewel." Professor Alex Krieger spent time in the area this week, checking out the waterfront and learning about redevelopment sites. He says there are some…

posted 2015-05-22 05:02 by WHBY


Brewers implode in 10-1 loss to Atlanta

It was one of those nights where things got a way from the Milwaukee Brewers in a hurry, losing to the Atlanta Braves 10-1. It all started to unravel in the seventh inning when relief pitcher Will Smith was tossed…

posted 2015-05-21 21:32:49 by WHBY

Appleton man killed in crash near Kaukauna

An 87-year-old Appleton man was the victim of Tuesday's deadly crash, north of Kaukauna. The Outagamie County coroner's office says Carl Schroeder was on Highway JJ, when he pulled out in front of a truck on Highway 55, around 9…

posted 2015-05-21 15:30 by WHBY

Skyscanner surveyed more than 700 travelers to find out what they've forgotten in their haste to deplane. While most items…
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Training camp will start this morning for the Packers. Packers head coach Mike McCarthy met with the media on Wednesday.…
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