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2015-07-23

Body found tentatively identified as doctor

The Door County sheriff's department is now confirming that investigators tentatively identified a body found yesterday as a missing Grand Chute doctor. Sixty-three-year-old Jeffrey Whiteside was last seen on June 30 in Ephraim. The sheriff's department says a search group…

posted 2015-07-23 10:10 by WHBY

Deputies search wooded area near Ephraim

Authorities in Door County spent hours yesterday working in a wooded area, east of the village where a Grand Chute doctor was last seen. Sixty-three-year-old Jeffrey Whiteside disappeared in Ephraim more than three weeks ago. The sheriff's department didn't release…

posted 2015-07-23 05:05 by WHBY

Judge to decide on Kutska case in October

One of the men convicted of killing a coworker in 1992 will have to wait a few months to find out if he gets a new trial. A hearing for 64-year-old Keith Kutska wrapped up yesterday in Brown County court.…

posted 2015-07-23 05:04 by WHBY

Environmental study on Kimberly mill site done

Environmental problems shouldn't slow down a development in Kimberly. Randy Stadtmueller is working to create "The Cedars" neighborhood on the former paper mill site. He says an environmental study shows there are some areas where wood chips, coal, and ash…

posted 2015-07-23 05:03 by WHBY

Children's Parade draws record crowd

A record number of kids walked along College Avenue in downtown Appleton in yesterday's Children's Parade. About 1,700 pre-registered, and organizer Dean Hunt says more showed up before the start. He says the event has continued to grow, and something's…

posted 2015-07-23 05:02 by WHBY

Members of Apollo 13 crew visit EAA

This year marks the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 13 mission, and the two surviving astronauts were joined by some of the mission control crew at EAA AirVenture yesterday. Milton Windler was one of the flight directors. He says the…

posted 2015-07-23 05:01 by WHBY

G.B. Metro launches free 'G-Line' route

A new bus route will link Lambeau Field with downtown Green Bay. Green Bay Metro transit director Patty Kiewiz says the free "G-Line" runs every half hour, Monday through Friday, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. On Saturdays, it runs…

posted 2015-07-23 05:00 by WHBY

2015-07-22

Police looking for motorcycle crash witnesses

Appleton police are looking for the people in a white pickup truck, that drove past the scene of a fatal motorcycle crash, Saturday night. The crash happened on North Richmond Street, near Association Drive, shortly before 11 p.m. The accident…

posted 2015-07-22 16:23:16 by WHBY

5 hurt in plane crash at EAA

Five people were hurt this morning, when a plane crashed at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh. Spokesman Dick Knapinski says the pilot was trying to land at Wittman Regional Airport, around 8 a.m. 56-year-old Neil Dill of Illinois was flown by…

posted 2015-07-22 13:05 by WHBY

Library stakeholders consider next step

A little more than a month after Appleton's city council chose not to buy the preferred site for a new library, stakeholders are starting to consider their next move. Library director Colleen Rortvedt says library board president John Peterson talked…

posted 2015-07-22 13:04 by WHBY

Menominee to vote on legalizing marijuana

Marijuana use may be legal in the future, on the Menominee Reservation. Tribal members will vote next month on whether the drug should be legal, for recreational and medical use. The U.S. justice department issued a policy in 2013 that…

posted 2015-07-22 13:03 by WHBY

Hortonville, N.L join state revitalization program

Hortonville and New London are hoping a state program can help improve their downtown. The communities were accepted into the Connect Communities initiative, through the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation. Hortonville village president Traci Martens says they had to go through…

posted 2015-07-22 13:02 by WHBY

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