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Ag groups weigh in on immigration

Two state ag groups are reacting to President Obama's changes to the country's immigration rules. Darin Von Ruden is the president of the Wisconsin Farmers Union, and he says farmers are disappointed. He says farmers have a hard time hiring…

posted 2014-11-25 05:01 by WHBY


Convicted child killer to be released

A former Kaukauna man convicted of killing a child, 26 years ago, will be getting out of prison. Sixty-six-year-old Vincent Fisher sexually assaulted and murdered six-year-old Jessica Miller, at a home in Kaukauna in 1988. Police say she died from…

posted 2014-11-24 15:06 by WHBY

Ricin case moves forward

A federal judge ruled there is enough evidence for the ricin case to continue against a 21-year-old suspended UW-Oshkosh student. Kyle Smith was in court this morning, in Green Bay. He's charged with ricin possession. Smith was arrested earlier this…

posted 2014-11-24 15:05 by WHBY

Rural Berlin man dead after accident

An 18-year-old rural Berlin man was killed in an accident in Waushara County last Friday. The sheriff's department says Brian Pike was on an off-road motorcycle, and he pulled in front of a pickup truck on Highway XX, in the…

posted 2014-11-24 15:04 by WHBY

Woman arrested for Oshkosh stabbing

A 23-year-old woman was arrested in Oshkosh last Friday, after a man was stabbed in the shoulder. Police say the two were arguing over someone using a vehicle, and the woman grabbed an eight-inch kitchen knife. They were at a…

posted 2014-11-24 15:03 by WHBY

Dairy farmers having great year

Dairy farmers around the state are having a very good year. Zen Miller of the UW-Extension in Outagamie County says they're benefiting from record-high milk prices, and record-low feed costs. He says some are investing in new equipment. Miller says…

posted 2014-11-24 15:02 by WHBY

Deer hunt off to a good start

Deer registration stations were busy last weekend, with hunters who had some good luck in the woods. DNR wildlife biologist Brian Woodbury says he thinks this year's opening weekend of the gun deer season will be on par with last…

posted 2014-11-24 05:06 by WHBY

Outagamie Co. watching Brown Co. drug court

Brown County is expanding its drug treatment court next month to focus on heroin users and an Outagamie County judge is keeping an eye on their progress. Judge Michael Gage is in charge of Outagamie county's treatment court, he says…

posted 2014-11-24 05:05 by WHBY

Kimberly mill project could take 10 years

Plans for the former paper mill property in Kimberly are moving forward, after the three stakeholders reached a development agreement, last week. Randy Stadtmueller of Stadtmueller and Associates says infrastructure work on the 100-acre site will start in the spring…

posted 2014-11-24 05:04 by WHBY

Minimum wage hike very unlikely

Election results from earlier this month show support for increasing the minimum wage in Wisconsin, but that's not likely to happen any time soon. Nine counties and four cities approved an advisory referendum on increasing the minimum wage from $7.25…

posted 2014-11-24 05:03 by WHBY


G.B. captain accepts Appleton chief position

The man expected to become the next leader of the Appleton police department says he's excited to come back to his hometown. The police and fire commission chose Green Bay police department Captain Todd Thomas to be the department's next…

posted 2014-11-21 13:05 by WHBY

Agreement reached on Kimberly project

The three stakeholders in a plan to redevelop the former New Page mill site in Kimberly, have finally reached an agreement. AIM Development owns the property, and will partner with the village of Kimberly and Stadtmueller and Associates, as the…

posted 2014-11-21 13:04 by WHBY

Today it's what color is the dress? Yesterday it was Llama Drama. What will tomorrow bring on the Wild West…
posted by Philcast 1 day ago
In 15-years of radio, I may have received one of my favorite press releases ever, today. Tom Neises, one of…
posted by Justin Hull 2 days ago
The Tooth Fairy is alive and well I guess. New numbers are out on the average amount of money the…
posted by Philcast 2 days ago