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4 tornadoes confirmed from storm

A tornado that touched down near Marion registered as an EF-1, with winds between 80 to 100 miles an hour. The National Weather Service made that preliminary determination, after taking a look at the damage this morning. The agency also…

posted 2015-07-07 13:05 by WHBY

Canadian wildfires impact local air

Heavy smoke from wildfires in Canada and Alaska triggered a rare type of air quality advisory in northeast Wisconsin this morning. DNR Meteorologist Mike Majewski says the hazy, gray smoke has been around for a few days. He says it…

posted 2015-07-07 13:04 by WHBY

Experts concerned bird flu could come back

There haven't been any new cases of the bird flu in Wisconsin, in about two months, but a state expert says it could return. Dr. Philip Bochsler says the warm weather may have helped kill the virus. He says they're…

posted 2015-07-07 13:03 by WHBY

County starts Northland Ave. project

The first of two construction projects on Northland Avenue in Grand Chute is getting underway today. Outagamie County crews are going to extend the left turn lanes, from Northland to Bluemound Drive. Highway engineer Andy Rowell says they're also changing…

posted 2015-07-07 13:02 by WHBY

Reid Golf Course off to good start

More people are hitting the links so far this year at Reid Golf Course in Appleton. Parks and recreation director Dean Gazza updated a city committee on the season yesterday. He says they're already about halfway toward their revenue goal.…

posted 2015-07-07 13:01 by WHBY

Appleton teen charged in trail attack

A 17-year-old Appleton boy is facing four felonies for an attack on a jogger last weekend. Prosecutors charged Milan Stewart of choking a woman until she passed out, along the Newberry Trail in Appleton. Court records says the 28-year-old victim…

posted 2015-07-07 05:05 by WHBY

Chamber to work to keep Humana jobs

Now that the largest employer in the Green Bay area will become part of a bigger company, a business group wants to make sure those jobs stay in the community. Humana is being sold to Aetna Insurance in a $37…

posted 2015-07-07 05:04 by WHBY

Panel deadlocked on Appleton govt study

An Appleton panel is split on whether to look at changing the city's form of government. Ald. Ed Baranowski wants to study the city manager and administrator systems, and compare them to having an elected mayor. The other two forms…

posted 2015-07-07 05:03 by WHBY

Open records flap leads to policy bill

Some Democrats have an idea to at least guarantee a little scrutiny, for last-minute policy additions to the state budget. The bill from Rep. Katrina Shankland of Stevens Point is in response to an attempt by top Republicans to gut…

posted 2015-07-07 05:02 by WHBY

Bucks president lays out arena stakes

If the Milwaukee Bucks don't get a new arena, the team's president says the NBA will move the team to another city. President Peter Feigin gave that message to state lawmakers yesterday at the Capitol. The Legislature's budget committee held…

posted 2015-07-07 05:01 by WHBY


Brewers winning streak ends, lose to Braves 5-3

Milwaukee's eight game wining streak came to an end Monday night as they fell to Atlanta 5-3.  Ryan Braun's hitting streak also ended after 10 games, going 0-4 on the night.  The Braves out hit the Brewers 15 to eight…

posted 2015-07-06 22:39:58 by WHBY

CEO non-committal on Humana impact

The CEO of the company that's buying the largest employer in the Green Bay area says that things will stay as is, for now. Aetna Insurance is buying Humana for $37 billion. The company announced the sale last Friday. About…

posted 2015-07-06 13:05 by WHBY

One of the stories I'll discuss on the Thursday PhilCast is about an 800-pound man who was kicked out of…
posted by Philcast 2 hours ago
Remember when TV theme songs were a big deal? I do. Interesting story I saw today from Billboard, the people…
posted by Philcast 1 day ago
With October here and the weather starting to give us that fall feeling...SOUP SEASON!!!! Had to go there for this…
posted by Justin Hull 2 days ago