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Senate OKs Bucks arena deal

The Senate easily passed a funding plan for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena yesterday. The vote was 21-to-10. Under the $500 million plan, the state would pitch in $55 million dollars. With interest, it would come to $4 million a…

posted 2015-07-16 05:03 by WHBY

Werner Electric project reaches milestone

Werner Electric hit a milestone yesterday, with the work on its new headquarters and distribution facility in Grand Chute. Vice president of operations Craig Wiedemeier says construction crews installed the final steel beam on the building. The development is near the…

posted 2015-07-16 05:02 by WHBY


Appleton man charged with G.B. murder

An Appleton man is charged with killing a Green Bay woman, in what police are calling a drug deal gone bad. Thirty-nine-year-old Krystal Torres-Smith was found shot to death in an SUV, near Lambeau Cottage, on the UW-Green Bay campus,…

posted 2015-07-15 20:05 by WHBY

Formal charges filed in potent heroin case

A man accused of selling a very potent batch of heroin in Appleton is now facing criminal charges. Court records say 22-year-old Dewayne Farris got the heroin in Chicago last weekend, and police believe it caused six overdoses in an…

posted 2015-07-15 20:04 by WHBY

UW-GB murder suspect to appear in court

The suspect in a murder on the UW-Green Bay campus is expected in court this afternoon. The 26-year-old man was arrested, three days after 39-year-old Krystal Torres-Smith was found dead, in Communiversity Park. She was in an SUV on the…

posted 2015-07-15 13:05 by WHBY

Appleton mayor likes new Habitat program

Appleton's mayor says a new program from Habitat for Humanity will help people take more pride in their neighborhoods. The non-profit announced yesterday, that it's starting a neighborhood revitalization project. It's going to provide funding, so homeowners can make repairs,…

posted 2015-07-15 13:04 by WHBY

Chamber looking for new development leader

Leaders of the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce have to decide what to do next, now that the head of an economic development group is leaving. Larry Burkhardt helped get the Fox Cities Regional Partnership off the ground, three years…

posted 2015-07-15 13:03 by WHBY

New Lambeau restaurant preparing to open

The company that's running the new restaurant at Lambeau Field unveiled part of the menu this morning. 1919 Kitchen and Tap opens next week. When customers come in, they can expect to see a lot of comfort food on the…

posted 2015-07-15 13:02 by WHBY

Cowles calling for DOT audit

A lawmaker from the Green Bay area wants to take a close look at the state Department of Transportation. Senator Rob Cowles is calling for an audit, in hopes of finding efficiencies, and saving money on future projects. The Allouez…

posted 2015-07-15 13:01 by WHBY

Rock USA kicks off today

Rock music fans are converging on Oshkosh this week. The fifth annual Rock USA starts today. President Dan Liebhauser says if things turn out perfectly, they could draw 120,000 people over the four-day event. He says attendance was over 65,000…

posted 2015-07-15 13:00 by WHBY

County looking at more space needs options

Officials in Outagamie County want to consider any new ideas before they move forward with an expansion of the downtown campus. The county board has been talking about a nearly $37 million project. It was one of four recommendations from…

posted 2015-07-15 05:05 by WHBY

Habitat to target neighborhood upgrades

Before construction begins on a 13-home Habitat for Humanity project near downtown Appleton, the non-profit will kick off its new program in that area. The homes will be built on the site of the former Pierce Manufacturing plant, along Spencer…

posted 2015-07-15 05:04 by WHBY

The Boldt Company High School team of the week is the Appleton North girls golf team. The Lightning won the…
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