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Dems holding state convention this weekend

Members of the state's Democratic party will be in Milwaukee this weekend, for an annual convention. Marquette University political science professor Charles Franklin says their biggest task will be electing a new chair. Mike Tate is leaving the job. Franklin…

posted 2015-06-05 13:00 by WHBY

Park Central to become office building

A former nightclub in downtown Appleton will be home to offices soon. Batra Hospitality Group closed a deal with the owners of the former Park Central building. Owner Jay Batra says he's going to remodel it. He says he's talking with…

posted 2015-06-05 05:05 by WHBY

G.B. chief talks about reasons for retiring

The outgoing leader of Green Bay's police department says his age, and troubles with the city council, are the main reasons he's retiring. Chief Tom Molitor announced yesterday that he's leaving, at the end of July. He says he doesn't…

posted 2015-06-05 05:04 by WHBY

Allinger reflects on school year

It's the last day of school in the Appleton district today. Superintendent Lee Allinger says as he looks back on the year, he's proud of the impact that the upgrades, at several schools, have had. He says that includes the…

posted 2015-06-05 05:03 by WHBY

Today is final day for Seton middle school

Students will walk the hallways of a school in Menasha for the final time today. Seton middle school will be replaced by St. Mary middle school when kids come back this fall. Principal Sandy Ehlers says they've had great years…

posted 2015-06-05 05:02 by WHBY

Walker announces Bucks funding deal

Governor Walker laid out a plan yesterday, to pay for a $500 million arena for the Milwaukee Bucks. He says $250 million would come from the team's current owners, and former owner, Herb Kohl. The remaining $250 million would come…

posted 2015-06-05 05:01 by WHBY


G.B. police chief retiring

Green Bay's top cop will retire this summer. Police Chief Tom Molitor is going to leave his job at the end of July, after about 2-1/2 years as the permanent leader. Molitor spent 34 years with the department, including a…

posted 2015-06-04 13:05 by WHBY

Walker to announce Bucks funding deal

Governor Walker is preparing to unveil a funding plan, this afternoon, to build a $500 million Milwaukee Bucks arena. The governor, state lawmakers, team officials and Milwaukee-area leaders have been negotiating for several weeks. Walker says the plan would balance…

posted 2015-06-04 13:04 by WHBY

Cowles wants Bucks plan out of budget

A local senator is among a group of Republican lawmakers calling for the Milwaukee Bucks arena deal to be removed from the state budget. Sen. Rob Cowles of Allouez says the proposal would have a significant fiscal impact on the…

posted 2015-06-04 13:03 by WHBY

UW-Osh union project moving forward

A building project on the UW-Oshkosh campus will move forward. The front entrance of Reeve Memorial Union wasn't remodeled during a major project, almost 15 years ago. The area, on the west side of the building, along Algoma Boulevard, is…

posted 2015-06-04 13:02 by WHBY

Downtown Appleton concerts kicking off

The Thursday night concerts at Houdini Plaza, in downtown Appleton, start tonight. Jennifer Stephany is the executive director of Appleton Downtown Incorporated. She says the concert series will run for 13 straight weeks. Stephany says they're holding the concerts in…

posted 2015-06-04 13:01 by WHBY

Bike corral back in downtown

People can park their bikes in a bike corral, in downtown Appleton again this year. The city decided to put the stand in the same parking space, along College Avenue at Durkee Street. Traffic engineer Eric Lom says they think…

posted 2015-06-04 13:00 by WHBY

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 9 hours ago
A mother in South Carolina wanted to shame her son as punishment for his fighting and homophobic remarks. So she…
posted by Philcast 13 hours ago
The Boldt Company High School team of the week is the Appleton North girls golf team. The Lightning won the…
posted by Alex Solsma 15 hours ago