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Analyst: American TV hurt by online sales

All American TV and Appliance stores will close their doors, and yesterday's announcement by the Madison-based chain isn't a surprise to at least one industry analyst. Madison College retail expert Betty Hurd says stores like American are facing increasing competition…

posted 2014-02-18 05:03 by WHBY

Walker reacts to Klenke's stance on Walmart

Governor Walker says right now, he's not in a position to dictate what Green Bay does, or doesn't do, with a proposed Walmart Supercenter. Republican Rep. John Klenke of Green Bay wants to take away the state's funding for the…

posted 2014-02-18 05:02 by WHBY

Petri calls for ethics probe of himself

A longtime congressman believes he has nothing to hide, in the wake of some recent of news articles about his ownership of stock in a local company. Republican Congressman Tom Petri is calling for an investigation of himself, by the…

posted 2014-02-18 05:01 by WHBY

Housing market cold in January

The harsh winter took a toll on home sales in Wisconsin last month. Mike Theo of the Wisconsin Realtors Association says existing home sales were down nearly seven percent, compared to January of last year. He says the statewide median…

posted 2014-02-18 05:00 by WHBY

Program helps young marketing interns

A local internship program is getting high marks from the leader of the state's public school system. Superintendent Tony Evers visited Willems Marketing in Appleton yesterday, to check out the partnership between the public relations firm and the Appleton school…

posted 2014-02-18 04:59 by WHBY


WIAA Boys Basketball brackets released

Division 1, Sectional 1: #9 Fond du Lac @ #8 Appleton East – Tuesday, Feb 25th (WSCO Radio) FDL/App. East @ #1 Neenah – Friday, Feb 28th #5 Appleton North @ #4 Appleton West – Friday, Feb 28th (WSCO Radio)…

posted 2014-02-17 13:58:12 by WHBY

Five arrested for attempted murder in Howard

Five people are behind bars for a stabbing and beating in Howard. Brown County authorities say more arrests are likely. Capt. Jeff Sanborn says as many as 30 people from several high schools were at a house party, on the…

posted 2014-02-17 13:05 by WHBY

Walker: Revenues should wipe out deficit

Some Republicans are reluctant to support Governor Walker's proposed tax cuts because of an increase in the structural deficit. But the governor says that shouldn't be an issue. He wants to use $500 million of the budget surplus to lower…

posted 2014-02-17 13:04 by WHBY

Walker tours Kaukauna tech ed areas

Governor Walker made a stop in Kaukauna this morning to see the high school's technical education program. Teacher Nels Lawrence says they try to connect students with companies, so they can work while they're at a technical college. He says…

posted 2014-02-17 13:03 by WHBY

Appleton schools seek $5 mil in spending

Voters in the Appleton school district will decide the fate of two referendum questions tomorrow, and the second one asks for $5 million a year in additional spending. District chief financial officer Don Hietpas says they'd use the money for…

posted 2014-02-17 13:02 by WHBY

American TV closing stores

American TV and Appliance is closing its doors, after 60 years in business. The Madison-based chain, is closing all 11 of its stores, including the one in Grand Chute. The retailer will start a liquidation sale on Thursday. The move…

posted 2014-02-17 13:01 by WHBY

Neenah high wins state excellence award

Students at Neenah high school are celebrating a state honor. Acoalition of school leaders picked Neenah for this year's Wisconsin Spirit of Excellence Award. Principal Brian Wunderlich says they highlighted a number of things that they're doing, in different areas.…

posted 2014-02-17 13:00 by WHBY

One of the stories I'll be talking about on the Tuesday show is one that compares what we consider today's…
posted by Philcast 1 day ago
There they are, at least two of the three chairs that broke on Easter Sunday. I'll tell the story of…
posted by Philcast 2 days ago
     The fight against use and abuse of heroin in the Fox Valley continues unabated, with some officials calling it…
posted by Assignment Fox Cities Blog 3 days ago