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2014-08-04

Appleton police officers rescue man in Fox River

Two Appleton police officers saved a burglary suspect from potentially drowning in the Fox River. Sgt. Dave Lund says the man was trying to get away, after he stole a laptop from a home on the city's eastside. He says…

posted 2014-08-04 13:05 by WHBY

Kimberly mill project moving forward, slowly

Kimberly officials hoped construction could start this summer, at The Cedars development, on the site of the former paper mill. But village administrator Adam Hammatt says that likely won't happen. for several months. He says negotiations continue between the landowner,…

posted 2014-08-04 13:04 by WHBY

Farmers markets popular in Wis.

Wisconsin is one of the most popular states in the country for farmers markets, and there are plenty of them in communities around the Fox Cities. The U.S.D.A is ranking the state eighth for the number of regular markets. Appleton's…

posted 2014-08-04 13:03 by WHBY

Health officials remind parents about vaccinations

Parents and kids are already getting ready for a new school year to start and state health officials are reminding them to include vaccinations in their planning. Dan Hopfensperger is the director of the Wisconsin Immunization Program. He says parents…

posted 2014-08-04 13:02:02 by WHBY

Goelz running in 4th Assembly distrct

Three Republicans are in the race for an Assembly seat, and one of them is a business owner from Allouez. Jeff Goelz has also been involved in redevelopment projects in Green Bay and Milwaukee. The primary is August 12th. Goelz…

posted 2014-08-04 13:00 by WHBY

High School Football begins this week (Sports)

The 2014 High School Football Season begins this week.  Teams will be issuing equipment Monday before hoping on the practice field Tuesday. Things start light as Tuesday and Wednesday, practices will be limited to helmets only.  Later in the week…

posted 2014-08-04 09:17:49 by WHBY

Favre returning to Green Bay

Brett Favre is coming back to Green Bay. Sunday, the Green Bay Packers announced that they would be holding a press conference with the Packers Hall of Fame for an announcement about the former quarterback.  Favre later confirmed the news…

posted 2014-08-04 06:26:33 by WHBY

Town of Menasha studies incorporation

Work is ongoing to study whether the town of Menasha should incorporate. Town chair Dale Youngquist says the board created a special committee earlier this year. He says members hired a consultant, to figure out if some areas could survive…

posted 2014-08-04 05:05 by WHBY

Appleton police showing off museum

The history of Appleton's police department will be on display for the public tomorrow morning. The department is giving people a rare opportunity to see its museum. Retired Sgt. Arnie Nettekoven says they'll show off some of their police memorabilia…

posted 2014-08-04 05:04 by WHBY

Primary turnout could be 15%

The primary is just over a week away, and a state official is putting out his estimate for turnout. Government Accountability Board director Kevin Kennedy says it should be around 15 percent. He says that's about average, for a similar…

posted 2014-08-04 05:03 by WHBY

Rohrkaste seeks 55th Assembly seat

Five Republicans will be on the ballot for the 55th Assembly district seat next week. Mike Rohrkaste of Neenah is one of them. He worked in human relations, before retiring as the director at the Oshkosh Corporation. He says education…

posted 2014-08-04 05:02 by WHBY

2014-08-03

Garza Hurt, Brewers Bullpen Can't Hold lead, Fall to Cards!

It was a rough day for the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday at Busch Stadium in St. Louis. It looked great after six innings, the Brewers lead 2-0 and Matt Garza was cruising, allowing only 1 hit through 6 innings and…

posted 2014-08-03 17:09:46 by WHBY

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