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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

Ribble opposes Iran deal

A Republican lawmaker is speaking out against the nuclear deal with Iran. Congressman Reid Ribble of Sherwood says according to the early reports, the agreement doesn't go far enough. He says he would only support it, if it ended the…

posted 2015-07-15 05:03 by WHBY

Burkhardt leaving Fox Cities Regional Partnership

The face of the Fox Cities Regional Partnership is leaving the organization for a new job. Larry Burkhardt helped get the partnership off the ground three years ago, with the goal of attracting and retaining businesses. Next month, he'll become…

posted 2015-07-15 05:02 by WHBY


Man arrested after heroin overdoses

Police believe a 22-year-old Appleton man was selling a batch of heroin that was responsible for at least a half-dozen overdoses. Appleton Sgt. Dave Lund says officers arrested DeWayne Farris around 11 p.m. He says they got a search warrant…

posted 2015-07-14 13:05 by WHBY

Habitat prepares for Appleton neighborhood build

Work will start soon on a major housing project, on a former manufacturing site, near downtown Appleton. The Greater Fox Cities Area Habitat for Humanity chapter will build 13 homes over the next four years, on the former Pierce Manufacturing property…

posted 2015-07-14 13:04 by WHBY

Bucks arena now top Capitol issue

With the budget done, the Milwaukee Bucks arena is the next challenge for Republican leaders in the Legislature. Sen. Alberta Darling of River Hills says the NBA team made some moves in free agency, and now it's time for lawmakers…

posted 2015-07-14 13:03 by WHBY

Condition of corn crop varies

The condition of the corn crop this summer, in Outagamie County, depends on the location. That's according to UW-Extension ag agent Kevin Jarek. He says farmers were able to plant earlier than last year, but since then, precipitation has been…

posted 2015-07-14 13:02 by WHBY

With October here and the weather starting to give us that fall feeling...SOUP SEASON!!!! Had to go there for this…
posted by Justin Hull 1 day ago
A mother in South Carolina wanted to shame her son as punishment for his fighting and homophobic remarks. So she…
posted by Philcast 1 day ago
The Boldt Company High School team of the week is the Appleton North girls golf team. The Lightning won the…
posted by Alex Solsma 1 day ago