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People in Sherwood want more shopping options

People in Sherwood want more options for shopping. That's one of the findings of a survey, conducted by UW-River Falls. Roger Kaas is the chair of the village's community development authority. He says people regularly shop at a new grocery…

posted 2015-05-12 15:04 by WHBY

Town of Menasha creates bike, pedestrian plan

The town of Menasha is looking at the future needs for bicyclists and pedestrians. The town board approved a long-range plan, to expand the current offerings. Administrator Jeff Sturgill says they already have a great system, including the CB Trail,…

posted 2015-05-12 15:03 by WHBY

Ride program left patients holding bag

Thousands of people weren't picked up on time, or at all, through a program that's supposed to give low and moderate income people rides to medical appointments. That's according to an audit on the state's contract with Medical Transportation Management.…

posted 2015-05-12 15:02 by WHBY

Vet gets Appleton West diploma years later

About 50 years after he left Appleton West high school to serve in the military, a man from the New London area now has his diploma. Jim Massonet was able to graduate, thanks to a state law that awards diplomas…

posted 2015-05-12 15:01 by WHBY

State parks preparing for big funding cut

Governor Walker's budget proposal would eliminate taxpayer funding, for the operations of state parks. Bill Zager is president of the Friends of Wisconsin State Parks. He says that means they'll have to find other ways to generate revenue, to do…

posted 2015-05-12 15:00 by WHBY

Community creates cards after shooting

People got together at a Neenah church last night, to make cards for those affected by the Trestle Trail shooting. Calvary Baptist Church supplied the materials. Anyone could send their support to the families of the victims, police officers, EMTs,…

posted 2015-05-12 05:05 by WHBY

Reward climbs for missing Brown Co. woman

It's been more than two years since a Pittsfield woman went missing, and her family is increasing the reward for information. The Brown County sheriff's department announced a $13,000 reward yesterday. The move comes in the wake of reports earlier…

posted 2015-05-12 05:04 by WHBY

Taxpayers foot bill for some NFL military salutes

Taxpayers sent $600,000 to the Green Bay Packers, to pay for salutes to military members and advertising by the Wisconsin National Guard. The New Jersey Star-Ledger reports that 14 NFL teams, including the Packers, received $5.4 million from the Department…

posted 2015-05-12 05:03 by WHBY

Foremost site plans dropped

The city of Appleton could be going back to the drawing board with the development of the former Foremost Dairy site. Vetter Denk was planning a 90-unit project, on the city-owned site, along the Fox River. The firm decided this…

posted 2015-05-12 05:02 by WHBY

Appleton boy to be on Packers tickets

Tens of thousands of Packers fans will see a three-year-old Appleton boy's picture on their tickets for a game next season. Declean Johnson's mother, Laura Fischer, submitted the photo in the team's annual contest. He's wearing a Packers jersey, and…

posted 2015-05-12 05:01 by WHBY

State drops in 'bike friendly' ranking

A group doesn't think Wisconsin is as bicycle friendly as it used to be. An annual ranking from the League of American Bicyclists shows the Badger State slipped from the third-best state last year, to ninth this year. Wisconsin Bike…

posted 2015-05-12 05:00 by WHBY


Brewers beat the White Sox with their bats, 10-7

In the first game of interleague play with the White Sox the Brewers win with their bats, 10-7.  Chicago tied the game 7-7 in the top of the eighth inning, but Milwaukee immediately came back with two homeruns in the…

posted 2015-05-11 21:39:21 by WHBY

If you're looking for a job and want to stand out from the crowd, don't describe yourself as "effective" or…
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Training camp is here!  In a few weeks, the preseason will roll out and before we know it, the regular…
posted by Justin Hull 1 day ago
The Timber Rattlers have won four games in a row, which is their longest winning streak of the year. They…
posted by Alex Solsma 1 day ago