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2014-01-27

Three killed in accident

Three men from the Fox Cities lost their lives over the weekend in a crash in northern Wisconsin. The Langlade County sheriff's department says 69-year-old Gerald Randerson of Appleton went into a ditch last Friday, around 9 p.m., and his…

posted 2014-01-27 05:05 by WHBY

State Trooper seriously hurt in crash

A state trooper was hurt in an accident yesterday on Highway 41 South, near Menasha. The State Patrol says he was investigating a crash, near the Highway II interchange, and he was trying to get something from the trunk of…

posted 2014-01-27 05:04 by WHBY

Water clarity much better for sturgeon season

Clear water conditions could lead to a very short sturgeon spearing season this year. Opening day is February 8, and DNR sturgeon expert Ryan Koenigs says right now, fishermen can see about 16 feet into the lake. He says for…

posted 2014-01-27 05:03 by WHBY

Gardens closure leaves void at park

One of the draws for Appleton's Memorial Park is closed, and the city will have to figure out what to do with the space that the Gardens of the Fox Cities used for nearly two decades. Dean Gazza is the…

posted 2014-01-27 05:02 by WHBY

Workers with disabilities get attention

Appleton stakeholders are reacting to Governor Walker's plan to expand a program that offers job opportunities for students with disabilities. Project SEARCH connects schools with companies, and the Appleton school district helped launch a chapter last year. The district's first…

posted 2014-01-27 05:01 by WHBY

Road signs can take beating in winter

Road signs in the state are feeling some pain this time of year. Matt Rauch is a sign engineer for the DOT, and he says about 4,000 road signs have to be repaired or replaced each year. The cost to…

posted 2014-01-27 05:00 by WHBY

2014-01-25

Bucks lose big at home

The Milwaukee Bucks struggled to keep pace with the Atlanta Hawks and fell 112-87 at the BMO Harris Bradley Center on Saturday night.  The Bucks began losing grip of the game in the second quarter as the Hawks went on…

posted 2014-01-25 22:22:37 by WHBY

Badgers Break Out of Slump at Purdue

After winning their first 16 games and then proceeeding to lose three in a row, the Wisconsin basketball team got a much needed 72-58 victory at Purdue on Saturday evening.  A balanced scoring effort saw all five starters tally  double…

posted 2014-01-25 18:14:05 by WHBY

Marquette falls in OT to Villanova

Marquette gave all they could in trying to score an upset at the BMO Harris Bradley Center, but fell short in overtime to No.4 Villanova 94-85 on Saturday.  Davante Gardner led the way again for Marquette with a season-high 29…

posted 2014-01-25 16:51:14 by WHBY

2014-01-24

Bucks stumble in Cleveland

The Milwaukee Bucks came into Cleveland looking for their 2nd straight win, but fell back to earth losing to the Cleveland Cavaliers 93-78 on Friday night at the Quicken Loans Arena.  The Bucks managed to shoot only 40.5% from the…

posted 2014-01-24 21:41:49 by WHBY

2 G.B. deaths caused by suffocation

A mother and son both died from suffocation, in an apartment on Green Bay's westside earlier this week. The Brown County medical examiner's office says nine-year-old Damien Veraghen was likely drugged, before he was suffocated. His death is considered a…

posted 2014-01-24 15:00 by WHBY

Police: G.B. woman left suicide note, killed son

Green Bay police say a woman left a note behind, at the scene of a murder-suicide. 33-year-old April Veraghen and her nine-year-old son Damien were found dead in an apartment on Tuesday morning. The Brown County medical examiner's office says…

posted 2014-01-24 13:05 by WHBY

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