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2015-06-04

New Watermark owner optimistic

Green Bay's downtown could soon be home to several new businesses, after a company bought a six-story office building. 360 Real Estate Solutions now owns the Watermark building, after it sat vacant for years. CEO Marvin Wanders says it has…

posted 2015-06-04 05:02 by WHBY

Vos: Roads, Bucks holding up budget

Republican leaders are considering a couple of major changes to Governor Walker's budget. Assembly Speaker Robin Vos says they might delay $1.3 billion worth of road projects over the next two years. He says Walker wants to borrow the money,…

posted 2015-06-04 05:01 by WHBY

Potential arson suspect sought

Appleton police want to talk with someone about an apartment fire on the city's southside. Sgt. Dave Lund says firefighters were able to contain it to a bedroom. He says they know somebody was there yesterday morning, and they're trying…

posted 2015-06-04 05:00 by WHBY

2015-06-03

Brewers fall to Cardinals, 7-4

The Milwaukee Brewers pitching woes continued as they fell to the St. Louis Cardinals 7-4 at Busch Stadium on Wednesday afternoon.  Brewers starting pitcher Jimmy Nelson (2-6) gave up seven runs on six-earned over five innings, with five of those…

posted 2015-06-03 15:32:57 by WHBY

Sonex CEO, mechanic victims of plane crash

Two workers at an Oshkosh aviation company were the victims of yesterday's plane crash. Sonex Aircraft is mourning the loss of CEO Jeremy Monnett, and assembly mechanic Mike Clark, after their small yellow plane went down beyond the end of…

posted 2015-06-03 13:05 by WHBY

Mayor to update council on library site

Appleton's city council might find out tonight how much it would cost to buy the preferred site of the proposed new library. Mayor Tim Hanna is planning to update members on the negotiations, behind closed doors. The city has been…

posted 2015-06-03 13:04 by WHBY

TSA starts express screening at Austin Straubel

The TSA will let some frequent flyers, speed up the security screening process, at Austin Straubel International Airport. The agency is expanding its pre-check authorization program, to the Green Bay area airport. Brown County Executive Troy Streckenbach says people can…

posted 2015-06-03 13:03 by WHBY

Arson suspected in apartment fire

Appleton police are looking for a possible arson suspect in an apartment fire, on the city's southside. Two apartments, in a building on Circle Drive, were damaged. Firefighters got the call around 10 a.m., and they were able to contain…

posted 2015-06-03 13:02 by WHBY

Bus crash leaves students with minor injuries

Four elementary school students in the Kimberly district suffered minor injuries, when two buses and a vehicle crashed this morning. District spokeswoman Nicole Noonan says all of the students went to school for the day. The accident happened around 8:15…

posted 2015-06-03 13:01 by WHBY

Milestone reached for Cancer Center project

Construction workers celebrated their progress on ThedaCare's new Regional Cancer Center this morning. They gathered next to the facility on Appleton's northside for a "topping off" ceremony. A crane lifted the uppermost steel piece of the frame of the building…

posted 2015-06-03 13:00 by WHBY

2 dead in Oshkosh plane crash

A plane went down near the airport in Oshkosh yesterday afternoon. Fire department spokesman John Holland says two people were killed in the crash. He says the small yellow plane landed on property that's owned by the Oshkosh Corporation. Holland says…

posted 2015-06-03 05:05 by WHBY

Kaukauna high finishes 1st yr with trimesters

The school year wraps up today in the Kaukauna, and high school students are finishing their first year with a trimester schedule. Superintendent Mark Duerwaechter says he received a lot of positive feedback from students and staff. He says their…

posted 2015-06-03 05:04 by WHBY

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