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Oshkosh Corp. contract to have ripple effect

Companies around the state will see a boost, from the Oshkosh Corporation's huge contract with the U.S. Army. The military is going to buy the next generation of Humvees, from Oshkosh, and the company uses hundreds of suppliers. CEO Charlie…

posted 2015-08-27 05:05 by WHBY

United Way to raise awareness of homeless

The United Way Fox Cities hopes to raise $8.3 million by the end of the year, and that money would help fund over 100 programs. Faith Technologies chief operating officer Mike Weller is a co-chair of the effort. He says…

posted 2015-08-27 05:04 by WHBY

Menasha raising money for athletic upgrades

Leaders in the Menasha school district want to raise $3.5 milion over the next year, to make improvements at a pair of athletic facilities. Superintendent Chris VanderHeyden says Calder Stadium is over 50 years old, and the money would pay…

posted 2015-08-27 05:03 by WHBY

Fox Cities Restaurant Week starts today

Fox Cities restaurants are highlighting their finer points for the eight days, as part of Fox Cities Restaurant Week. Organizer Samantha Dennis says this is the first year that they're holding the event, and about 30 businesses are participating. She…

posted 2015-08-27 05:02 by WHBY

Stock market swings could hurt home sales

Recent volatility in the stock market could have a negative impact on home sales. Economist David Clarke works with the Wisconsin Realtors Association. He says big drops in the market last week and early this week were obviously bad news…

posted 2015-08-27 05:01 by WHBY


Deal 'most significant' in company history

The head of the Oshkosh Corporation says a new contract with the U.S. Army is the most significant one in their 98-year history. The company is going to make the next generation of the Humvee, in a $6.7 billion deal.…

posted 2015-08-26 13:05 by WHBY

United Way Fox Cities sets fundraising goal

A local non-profit is trying to raise $8.3 million by the end of the year. The United Way Fox Cities announced this year's fundraising goal, this morning. Faith Technologies chief operating officer Mike Weller is the co-chair of the effort.…

posted 2015-08-26 13:04 by WHBY

Burglary suspect arrested for assault case

Appleton police say a 34-year-old man tried to break into an apartment, almost three years to the day after he sexually assaulted a woman a block away. Sgt. Dave Lund says a woman called police around 10 p.m. last Wednesday,…

posted 2015-08-26 13:03 by WHBY

Private school students return to class

Students at Fox Valley Lutheran high school and the St. Francis Xavier school system started their new year today. Xavier president, Deacon Ray DuBois says he's encouraged for the future, because enrollment is up in all of the schools. He…

posted 2015-08-26 13:02 by WHBY

DOT holding meeting on Oneida Street work

People will have a chance to weigh in tonight, on the DOT's plans to repave a portion of South Oneida Street. Project manager Tim Verhagen says they'll be adding a new layer of asphalt on the road, south of Highway…

posted 2015-08-26 13:01 by WHBY

Suspects arrested for pizza place burglary

Three people are in custody for breaking into a Little Chute business early this morning. Fox Valley Metro police were called to Jet's Pizza in the 200 block of W. Main Street, around 1:15 a.m. Officers stopped a vehicle leaving…

posted 2015-08-26 13:00 by WHBY

Oshkosh Defense wins huge contract

The U.S. Army is hiring Oshkosh Defense to replace the Humvee. The company was among three finalists for the initial $7.6 billion contract. It calls for 17,000 trucks by 2018. The deal could eventually grow to as many as 55,000…

posted 2015-08-26 05:05 by WHBY

It's that time again.... The Tuesday PhilCast will be a celebration of all things that are my favorite holiday of…
posted by Philcast 13 hours ago
The Boldt Company High School team of the week is the Kimberly football team. The Papermakers won their third consecutive…
posted by Alex Solsma 14 hours ago
Yes, I own one. Yes, I'll be wearing it while broadcasting the Monday PhilCast. There it is, the magical hoodie.…
posted by Philcast 1 day ago