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2014-11-21

Kaukauna dance team in Chicago parade

Members of the Heart of the Valley Dance Academy in Kaukauna will be in Chicago Saturday to take part in the Chicago Magnificent Mile lights festival parade. Dance instructor Candy Damm says she submitted an application and video of the…

posted 2014-11-21 12:59 by WHBY

DNR predicting strong hunt in NE Wis.

Hundreds of thousands of hunters will be in the woods tomorrow for the start of the state's gun deer hunting season. DNR wildlife supervisor Jeff Pritzl says opening day conditions should be perfect, with some snow cover on the ground…

posted 2014-11-21 05:04 by WHBY

Hunters, shoppers to clog highways

Highways across northeast Wisconsin will be very busy this weekend, between traffic from hunters and shoppers. DOT traffic safety engineer Scott Nelson says the hunting traffic will be heaviest on Highway 41 north this afternoon and tonight. He says shoppers…

posted 2014-11-21 05:03 by WHBY

Thanksgiving travel expected to be heavy

The highways will be pretty busy next week, for the Thanksgiving holiday. AAA predicts about 950,000 people in Wisconsin will travel for the weekend, that's the highest level since the recession. Spokesman Nick Jarmusz says people are feeling better about…

posted 2014-11-21 05:02 by WHBY

Menasha playing for first state title

Menasha high school's football team is playing for its first state football title this afternoon, in Madison, and about two-thirds of the school will be there to cheer them on. Principal Larry Haase says everyone is very excited. He says…

posted 2014-11-21 05:01 by WHBY

2014-11-20

Appleton commission chooses new chief

Appleton's police department could soon have a new leader. The city's police and fire commission offered the police chief position yesterday, to Green Bay police Capt. Todd Thomas. He's an Appleton native with 27 years of law enforcement experience. He…

posted 2014-11-20 19:31:28 by WHBY

FBI investigating near UW-Oshkosh campus

Oshkosh police say FBI agents are conducting an investigation today, in the Congress and High Avenue area. Officer Joe Nichols says agents told officers that they would be there, but didn't say what they were looking into.  He  says the…

posted 2014-11-20 13:05 by WHBY

DNR warns caution for ice fishing

Many outdoorsmen have a case of buck fever right now, but the DNR is urging caution for those who would rather take advantage of some early season ice fishing. Fisheries biologist Ryan Koenigs says some area lakes have as much…

posted 2014-11-20 13:04 by WHBY

Today is the Great American Smokeout

Smokers all over the country will try to kick the habit today, as part of the Great American Smoke Out. The American Cancer Society started the annual effort to quit smoking in 1977 as a way to give people additional…

posted 2014-11-20 13:03 by WHBY

UW-Oshkosh ROTC program gets high marks

A military training group says the ROTC program at UW-Oshkosh is the best, out of similar programs at 43 other Midwest colleges and universities.  Lt. Colonel Fred Toti is a professor of military science at the school. He says the…

posted 2014-11-20 13:02 by WHBY

Little Chute football players heading to state

For the first time in school history, the Little Chute high school football team is competing for a state title, in Madison. The Mustangs made their way through the division four playoffs, and principal Dan Valentyn the entire school is…

posted 2014-11-20 13:01 by WHBY

Cold November impacting farmers

The early start of winter weather froze the ground before many farmers could get their crops out of the field and that could lead to some problems. Zen Miller of the Outagamie County UW-Extension office says the hard ground keeps…

posted 2014-11-20 05:05 by WHBY

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