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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

Streckenbach reacts to Humana sale

A top official in Brown County is weighing in on the upcoming sale of Humana. County Executive Troy Streckenbach says there would be a severe impact, if Aetna decided to relocate the workers. He says being the largest employer in…

posted 2015-07-06 13:04 by WHBY

17-yr-old arrested for Appleton attack on jogger

Appleton police believe a 17-year-old boy attacked a jogger over the weekend. Milan Stewart was arrested last Saturday night on a series of preliminary charges. They include second-degree reckless endangerment, strangulation, and substantial battery. Police say a woman was running…

posted 2015-07-06 13:03 by WHBY

GOP senators weigh in on open records

A proposal to severely limit the state's open records law drew a lot of outrage over the holiday weekend, before Republican leaders pulled an about-face. Two GOP senators from northeast Wisconsin say they wouldn't vote for the budget, if the…

posted 2015-07-06 13:02 by WHBY

Dems call for changes in state budget

With the state budget debate set to start before the entire Legislature this week, some local Democratic lawmakers are laying out their concerns with the plan. Rep. Amanda Stuck of Appleton says Republicans are pushing long-term care changes that would…

posted 2015-07-06 13:01 by WHBY

Ramp at Hwy. 10-441 interchange shutting down

Drivers on I-41 South will have to find a different way, if they want to get onto Highway 10 West. The DOT is shutting down that busy ramp for about a month, as part of the Highway 10-441 project. Project…

posted 2015-07-06 13:00 by WHBY

Black Creek woman victim of cycle crash

A 57-year-old Black Creek woman died over the weekend in a motorcycle accident in Outagamie County. The sheriff's department says Barbara Wilson hit a car on Highway 54, just before noon last Friday. Investigators say the driver of the car…

posted 2015-07-06 12:59 by WHBY

Sheriff describes Dodge Co. crash

The sheriff in Dodge County says he's never quite seen anything like yesterday's bad accident on Highway 151. Thirty-three-year-old Amy Galica of Oshkosh lost control of her vehicle, went through the median, and hit an oncoming car. Her car was…

posted 2015-07-06 12:58 by WHBY

Walker to make White House bid official

He's been out on the campaign trail for months, but Governor Walker will make it official today -- he's running for president. Professor Arnold Shober teaches political science at Lawrence University. He says during this afternoon's speech, Walker will try…

posted 2015-07-06 05:05 by WHBY

No, really. An Irish wake hearse car show is one of the things we'll be talking about during Friday's award-winning…
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