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2015-05-06

Plans set for community prayer on Trestle Trail

There are plans for a community prayer tomorrow afternoon, on the Trestle Trail in Menasha. It's the National Day of Prayer, and organizers will ask people to join hands on the bridge, at 5:30 p.m. They say they'll have 15…

posted 2015-05-06 13:04 by WHBY

Revenue report shows no extra budget money

Lawmakers are going to have a tougher time than expected, balancing the state budget. The nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau announced this morning that its revenue projections are the same as they were in January. GOP leaders were hoping to have…

posted 2015-05-06 13:03 by WHBY

Vos reacts to budget projections

The top Republican in the Assembly says Governor Walker's proposed cut for public schools won't stand, despite the disappointing revenue projections. Speaker Robin Vos says the Legislature will find $127 million to restore that funding. He also says he's committed…

posted 2015-05-06 13:02 by WHBY

Walker tops in Iowa GOP presidential poll

Governor Walker continues to lead other potential GOP presidential candidates, in the latest poll in Iowa. Peter Brown is the assistant director of the Quinnipiac University poll. He says Republican voters in Iowa seem to think that Walker is the…

posted 2015-05-06 13:01 by WHBY

Campaign encourages kids to bike to school

There's a push to get more kids to use their bikes to get to school. About 50 schools in the region are putting together events for National Bike to School Day. Melissa Kraemer-Badtke is the Safe Routes to School coordinator…

posted 2015-05-06 13:00 by WHBY

State honors Fox Valley Memory Project

A group that helps people with dementia is getting the attention of a state agency. The Fox Valley Memory Project has seven Memory Cafe locations, where people and their caregivers can get together at least once a month and talk.…

posted 2015-05-06 12:59 by WHBY

911 calls from Trestle Trail released

Authorities are releasing some of the 911 calls from the Trestle Trail shooting. Thirty-one-year-old Adam Bentdahl of Appleton, 33-year-old Jon Stoffel of Neenah, and Stoffel's 11-year-old daughter, Olivia, were killed. The shooter, 27-year-old Sergio Valencia del Toro of Menasha, later…

posted 2015-05-06 05:05 by WHBY

Funeral arrangements set for Bentdahl

One of the victims of the Trestle Trail shooting will be laid to rest over the weekend. An obituary for 31-year-old Adam Bentdahl says his funeral will at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Fox Valley Christian Fellowship in Kimberly. The…

posted 2015-05-06 05:04 by WHBY

Trestle Trail, Fritse Park reopen

The Trestle Trail over Little Lake Butte des Morts is open again, following Sunday's shooting. City of Menasha parks director Brian Tungate says crews worked as fast as they could, after police released the crime scene. The trail and Fritse…

posted 2015-05-06 05:03 by WHBY

Highway worker dies from crash injuries

A highway department worker from Calumet County died, one week after he was hurt on the job. Fifty-year-old Derrick Burkhalter of Hilbert was in a sweeper truck, on Highway 10-114, in Harrison, on April 27. He was with a crew,…

posted 2015-05-06 05:02 by WHBY

Maribel man dies after Brown Co. accident

A 20-year-old Maribel man died Monday, after he was thrown from his car in a one-car crash last Friday night. Brown County authorities say Tyler Decker rolled his car on Rosecrans Road, in the town of Denmark. Deputies say he…

posted 2015-05-06 05:01 by WHBY

State provides tips for dealing with dementia

The state is launching a new effort to help communities and businesses better cater to people with dementia. Secretary Kitty Rhoades of the Department of Health Services was in Appleton yesterday. She says they developed a tool kit that's available…

posted 2015-05-06 05:00 by WHBY

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