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2015-10-16

Communities holding drug collections

Some local communities are holding special prescription drug collection events, tomorrow. People can drop off the medications, at the Kimberly village hall, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fox Valley Metro police will be there to take the drugs, and…

posted 2015-10-16 13:01 by WHBY

Leaders review expo center plans

About 10 communities have to go along with raising the hotel room tax to pay for a proposed expo center in downtown Appleton. Leaders from many of them got together last night in Grand Chute, to find out more details…

posted 2015-10-16 05:05 by WHBY

Bishop Zubik visits G.B.

A familiar face for Catholics in the Green Bay Diocese returned yesterday for a special event. Bishop David Zubik now leads the Pittsburgh diocese. He was in Green Bay to speak at the annual St. Thomas More dinner. Zubik also…

posted 2015-10-16 05:04 by WHBY

Ribble, Pocan work on research funding

A northeast Wisconsin lawmaker wants the federal government to take a longer-term approach to funding medical research. Republican Congressman Reid Ribble of Sherwood joined Democratic Congressman Mark Pocan of Madison in Green Bay yesterday, to talk about the issue. Ribble…

posted 2015-10-16 05:03 by WHBY

Mental health center expands into Fox Cities

A health care provider that focuses on mental health conditions recently opened in the Fox Valley. Dr. David Jacobi treats people at Rogers Memorial Hospital in Grand Chute. He says they specialize in obsessive compulsive disorder, and eating disorders. They…

posted 2015-10-16 05:02 by WHBY

Metal barn destroyed in Center fire

A barn fire spread quickly yesterday in Outagamie County. Town of Center firefighters were called to a metal building, at a farm on Wege Road, just after noon. Fire Chief Steven Schmeichel says the flames moved quickly because of high…

posted 2015-10-16 05:01 by WHBY

2015-10-15

Firefighters battle barn fire

Firefighters from several departments were called to a large fire at a farm, in the town of Center, in Outagamie County. Authorities say a silo fire in the 4100 block of West Wege Road spread to two other buildings, including…

posted 2015-10-15 13:05 by WHBY

Communities to talk expo center, room tax

More details about the plans for an expo center in downtown Appleton are being ironed out, and local leaders are meeting tonight to talk about them. Appleton officials need 10 surrounding communities to agree to increase the hotel room tax…

posted 2015-10-15 13:04 by WHBY

Police sorry for info delay on escapees

A spokesman for Oshkosh police says they're sorry they didn't let the public know sooner that two Winnebago Correctional Center inmates walked away from the facility, last Friday. The announcement came four days later. Officer Joe Nichols says they're working…

posted 2015-10-15 13:03 by WHBY

NWS issues winter outlook

The National Weather Service released its outlook for the winter, and northeast Wisconsin could be in store for less snow than normal, and milder temperatures. Meteorologist Tom Helman is with the Green Bay office, and he says there still could…

posted 2015-10-15 13:02 by WHBY

Schools receive funding aid totals from state

State funding for public schools is flat for this year, and a little fewer than half of districts will get a larger share. 44 percent are seeing an increase in state aid, including Menasha. Administrator Chris VanderHeyden says the funding…

posted 2015-10-15 13:01 by WHBY

Calif. dairy farmers may eye move to Wis.

Wisconsin's agriculture secretary says the severe drought in California could lead some West Coast dairy farmers to move to the Badger State. Secretary Ben Brancel says California hasn't seen an exodus of dairy farmers yet, but many are likely thinking…

posted 2015-10-15 13:00 by WHBY

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