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2016-07-21

Walker supports Trump, attacks Clinton, at RNC

After months of hedging, Governor Walker threw his full support behind presidential nominee Donald Trump, at the Republican National Convention. But the governor spent much of his speech, last night, attacking presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. Walker told the delegates…

posted 2016-07-21 05:02 by WHBY

Neenah chair want roundabout on Hwy. CB

Winnebago County showed several possibilities for improving a dangerous crossing in the town of Neenah, last night. Town Chair Bob Schmeichel says several people have been seriously hurt, or killed, at the intersection of Highway CB and Oakridge Road, and…

posted 2016-07-21 05:01 by WHBY

2016-07-20

Outagamie Co. approves eminent domain plan

The Outagamie County board voted Wednesday night to use eminent domain, to buy a property in Appleton's northeast business park, for the sheriff's department. The proposal passed on a 17-to-11 vote, with many supervisors saying they had a tough time…

posted 2016-07-20 23:39:46 by WHBY

Corrections secretary visits G.B. prison workers

The leader of the state's prison system stopped by the Green Bay prison Wednesday to talk to workers, following two recent assaults by inmates. Secretary Jon Litscher says he's well aware of concerns about safety, and long hours. He says…

posted 2016-07-20 18:00:14 by WHBY

G.C. police downplaying viral Facebook post

Grand Chute police are downplaying a viral Facebook post, that claims a woman may have been an abduction target by human traffickers. The post says the woman found a ring and a note on her windshield, in the Fox River…

posted 2016-07-20 16:50:11 by WHBY

Hanna weighs in on eminent domain plan

Appleton's mayor isn't pleased with a proposal from Outagamie County, to use eminent domain, to buy a property in the city's northeast business park. The county wants to convert the building along East Goodland Drive into a new home for…

posted 2016-07-20 13:05 by WHBY

Outagamie Co. official responds to Hanna

Outagamie County officials are responding to the comments from Mayor Hanna. Corporation counsel Joe Guidote says county officials weighed several factors when choosing the Goodland Drive site. He says it was one of only two sites that would meet the…

posted 2016-07-20 13:04 by WHBY

Appleton business weighing expansion options

A vice president of the company that's caught in the middle of the Appleton land dispute says the situation is impacting the business's expansion plans. Tony Ahern, of the J.F. Ahern Co. says they have about 200 workers at their…

posted 2016-07-20 13:03 by WHBY

Assembly candidates debate in Kaukauna

Three Republican candidates running for the third district Assembly seat participated in a debate this morning at the Kaukauna Public library. Attorney Ron Tusler says he would focus on the education budget. Christopher Schaefer is an insurance agent. He says he…

posted 2016-07-20 13:02 by WHBY

Neenah offering CPR training

Neenah recently completed CPR training for city employees, and now officials are offering it to the public, for free. Mayor Dean Kaufert says they're holding two training session tomorrow. One starts at 5 p.m., the other is at 6 p.m.…

posted 2016-07-20 13:01 by WHBY

County meets tonight on sheriff's site

Outagamie County sheriff's deputies could be stationed on Appleton's northeast side. There's a special county board meeting tonight on whether to use eminent domain to buy a building, close to I-41 and Highway 441.  The site is on E. Goodland…

posted 2016-07-20 05:05 by WHBY

New 'Murderer' season to focus on appeals

The Netflix documentary that focused on the murder trials of Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey is coming back for a second season. And an Appleton attorney says it could give people a better understanding of what happens, after a conviction.…

posted 2016-07-20 05:04 by WHBY

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