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2016-04-11

Crews urge safety in work zones

Outagamie County's highway department is reminding drivers to be extra cautious in work zones. Highway commissioner Dean Steingraber says three county highway workers, across the state, were killed in work zones last year. He says the biggest way to prevent…

posted 2016-04-11 13:00 by WHBY

Fox Cities CVB wins national sports award

A national group is taking notice of the effort to bring sporting events to the Fox Cities area. The Fox Cities Convention and Visitors Bureau won the Sports Organization of the Year award from the National Association of Sports Commissions.…

posted 2016-04-11 12:59 by WHBY

Kaukauna student's picture at Biden's home

A local middle school student says she had no idea a picture that she took in her backyard could end up on display at the vice president's home in Washington D.C. Rachel Lancour is a sixth grader at Kaukauna's River…

posted 2016-04-11 12:58 by WHBY

Moratorium on power shut-offs to end

In one week, utilities around Wisconsin can start shutting off people's electricity, if they're behind on their bills. The state has a winter moratorium, and it ends next Monday. We Energies spokesman Brian Manthey says people don't owe as much…

posted 2016-04-11 12:57 by WHBY

Next steps of incorporation to start

Voters on the town of Menasha's west side approved a plan last week to form the Village of Fox Crossing, and the incorporation process is already moving forward. Town administrator Jeff Sturgill says the town board will meet tonight to…

posted 2016-04-11 05:05 by WHBY

PCB cleanup gets $46 mil boost

The biggest one-time payment toward the PCB cleanup of the Fox River and Green Bay is now in the hands of several groups. They're planning to use the $46 million to continue their work to restore the habitat, in and…

posted 2016-04-11 05:04 by WHBY

T-Rats open new home season

The baseball season got underway at Fox Cities Stadium yesterday afternoon. The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers had a doubleheader, after the team's scheduled home opener was snowed out on Saturday. Team president Rob Zerjav says they hope to have a pretty…

posted 2016-04-11 05:03 by WHBY

L.C. to look at options for pool's future

A consultant is studying what should be done with the community pool in Little Chute's Doyle Park. Village administrator James Fenlon says the pool probably has three to five years left, but village officials want to plan for the future.…

posted 2016-04-11 05:02 by WHBY

2016-04-09

Man arrested for Grand Chute robbery

Police arrested a 27-year-old Milwaukee man for an armed robbery, last night, near the Fox River Mall. Grand Chute police say a 20-year-old Appleton man was walking along Metro Drive, near Mall Drive, around 10:30 p.m. when the suspect got…

posted 2016-04-09 06:31 by WHBY

G.B. police arrest murder suspect

One of the suspects in a Green Bay murder turned himself in to police yesterday. Authorities had been looking for 20-year-old Richard Arrington of Milwuakee. Police accuse him of killing 25-year-old Ricardo Gomez at a home in the 1100 block…

posted 2016-04-09 06:30 by WHBY

2016-04-08

Judge throws out right-to-work law

A judge in Madison says the state's right-to-work law violates Wisconsin's constitution. Dane County Judge William Foust released his decision this afternoon. State lawmakers put the rules in place in March of last year. They ban a worker from having…

posted 2016-04-08 17:00 by WHBY

Bust may be tied to Jefferson Park needles

People were finding used drug needles in Menasha's Jefferson Park recently, and police think they know where they came from. Officers busted three people for selling heroin, and one of the suspects lives in an apartment across the street from…

posted 2016-04-08 13:05 by WHBY

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