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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

FdL police investigate girl's claim

Fond du Lac police are investigating claims from an eight-year-old girl that she was grabbed by a man, while riding her scooter. Asst. Chief Steve Klein says she told officers that she bit the man on the back of the…

posted 2015-07-14 13:01 by WHBY

Walker kicks off presidential run

Governor Walker made it official yesterday -- he's running for president. He launched his campaign in Waukesha, saying he will "fight and win" for the country, like he did in Wisconsin. He says he has plans to get rid of the…

posted 2015-07-14 05:05 by WHBY

Another Walker was state's 1st W.H. candidate

The first presidential candidate from Wisconsin was also named Walker. One of the state's first U.S. Senators, Isaac Walker was a Democrat, and he went on to be a candidate for the White House. Land reform groups in New York…

posted 2015-07-14 05:04 by WHBY

Democratic leader takes on Walker's record

The head of the state's Democratic party believes Wisconsin has been paying the price for Governor Walker's presidential ambitions. Martha Laning criticized Walker's record before the governor's announcement. She argues that Walker's decisions as governor are hurting the middle class and…

posted 2015-07-14 05:03 by WHBY

Panel picks options for Outagamie Co. park

A committee that studied Outagamie County's park needs is calling for up to two new parks, in the central and eastern parts of the county. The recommendations are for a traditional park along Duck Creek, in the Freedom or Oneida…

posted 2015-07-14 05:02 by WHBY

Replica Columbus ships arriving in G.B.

Christopher Columbus and his crew used three ships to make their journey to America, and replicas of two of them are sailing into Green Bay today. Tours of the Nina and Pinta will be available through July 22. Officials say…

posted 2015-07-14 05:01 by WHBY

Man to stand trial in jogger attack

A judge ordered a trial for a 17-year-old Appleton boy accused of attacking a jogger earlier this month. Milan Stewart is facing four felony charges, and he waived his right to a preliminary hearing yesterday. Court records say he ran…

posted 2015-07-14 05:00 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