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Standoff ends peacefully

A 55-year-old man was arrested after a three-hour standoff with police in the town of Menasha yesterday. Officer Jason Weber says the wife told police that her husband had a gun, while they were arguing throughout the morning. He says…

posted 2015-07-22 05:04 by WHBY

UW Colleges consolidating administration

The two-year UW Colleges around the state will consolidate their administration to deal with $5 million in state budget cuts. Chancellor Cathy Sandeen says they're going to divide the 13 campuses among four regions. An administrative team will oversee each…

posted 2015-07-22 05:03 by WHBY

G.C. opens new fire station

Grand Chute's new fire station No. 2 is officially open. Division Chief Matt Kasriel says firefighters started using the facility in the 3900 block of W. Spencer Street last week. The department held a dedication ceremony yesterday afternoon. He says…

posted 2015-07-22 05:02 by WHBY

Historic D-Day plane at AirVenture

One of the planes at this year's EAA AirVenture played a key role in World War II, but it was almost lost to history. "That's All Brother" led the D-Day invasion, but Keegan Chetwynd of the Commemorative Air Force says…

posted 2015-07-22 05:01 by WHBY

Watchdog speaks out about GAB

A government watchdog is reacting to Governor Walker's push to get rid of the Government Accountability Board. The governor said earlier this week that the members should be accountable to the public. The board is made up of six retired…

posted 2015-07-22 05:00 by WHBY


Wife of missing doctor hires lawyer

The Door County sheriff's department says the wife of a missing Grand Chute doctor hired an attorney, and investigators were denied a request to search their home in Grand Chute. Chief Deputy Pat McCarty says they can't get a search…

posted 2015-07-21 15:05 by WHBY

Homeless shelter backs parks drinking rules

A proposal to crack down on drinking in Appleton parks has the support of the leader of a downtown homeless shelter. Jerome Martin of Homeless Connections says some homeless people are getting together in parks, because it's one of the…

posted 2015-07-21 15:04 by WHBY

Walker arms on-duty National Guard

Governor Walker signed an order today, allowing Wisconsin National Guard members to carry weapons while they're on duty. It's in response to the shooting deaths of five service members in Chattanooga, Tenn. last week. One of the victims was Sgt.…

posted 2015-07-21 15:03 by WHBY

Jacque pushes bills against Planned Parenthood

A De Pere Republican says he's going to introduce two bills that could eliminate at least half of the funding Planned Parenthood gets in Wisconsin. Rep. Andre Jacque claims the group is over-billing the state, through Medicaid, for drugs it…

posted 2015-07-21 15:02 by WHBY

$35 drug debt leads to arrests

Appleton police arrested two people, after one of them reportedly pointed a shotgun at a man on the city's northside last night. Sgt. Dave Lund says a 30-year-old man called police, a little before 7 p.m. He says three people…

posted 2015-07-21 15:01 by WHBY

New Kaukauna City Hall taking shape

Crews are moving along with their work on Kaukauna's new City Hall. Mayor Gene Rosin says they had been spending their time on infrastructure projects, and putting the footing of the building in place. Many of the city departments, including…

posted 2015-07-21 15:00 by WHBY

State ranks 13th for well-being of kids

A group is ranking Wisconsin 13th in the country for the overall well-being of children. The Annie E. Casey Foundation puts together a Kids Count survey every year. The organization's Laura Speer says the state was 10th in the economic…

posted 2015-07-21 14:59 by WHBY

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One of the stories I'll discuss on the Thursday PhilCast is about an 800-pound man who was kicked out of…
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Remember when TV theme songs were a big deal? I do. Interesting story I saw today from Billboard, the people…
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