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Assignment Fox Cities

Monday, Nov, 11 2013

     A memorial service for former Lawrence University president Richard "Rik" Warch is
set for 11 a.m. Saturday, November 16th, in the Lawrence University Chapel,.  Warch died
in mid-September at his retirement home in Ellison Bay.
     In this Assignment Fox Cities program, staff members with whom he worked talk about
Warch's life and legacy, his love of the university and the community.
     You'll find the story on our home page, whby.com, under the heading of Audio Vault.  Give
it a listen when your time allows.



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Assignment Fox Cities

Friday, Nov, 8 2013

     Yee Lee Vue is a Hmong Family Outreach Specialist at the Appleton Public Library.   In
that role, Yee visits Hmong homes, urging parents to engage their children in reading, even
if it's only picture books to start.
     Born in a refugee camp in Thailand, Yee and her family moved to America in 1991, settling
in Appleton.   Through hard work, Yee earned a bachelor's degree in business and a master's
degree in library science.  Reading and teaching are her passion.
      Enjoy Yee's story on Assignment Fox Cities.  You'll find it on our home page, whby.com,
under the heading of Audio Vault.
 

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Assignment Fox Cities

Wednesday, Oct, 30 2013

       For the past two years, local school officials have been conducting screenings of adolescents
to determine their state of mind to insure they do not have thoughts of harming themselves.  The
program is called Teen Screen, a two-step process that involves a series of computerized
questions and a meeting with a counselor, if needed.
       Project Manager Sarah Bassing-Sutton details the program on Assignment Fox Cities, heard
on WHBY Thursday, October 31st, at 6:45 a.m., 12:45 p.m. and 5:45 p.m.
       It's worth a listen.

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Assignment Fox Cities

Tuesday, Oct, 22 2013

     Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium, home of the Timber Rattlers baseball
team, underwent a major renovation and is now getting some year-round use.    Fun events,
such as weddings and  proms,  and corporate meetings are only part of the story.    Timber
Rattlers President Rob Zerjav has the entire story on Assignment Fox Cities, posted on
our website, whby.com.  You'll find the story and photos under Audio Vault.

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Assignment Fox Cities

Monday, Oct, 14 2013

     Teen Screen is a screening program used in Fox Cities area schools to detect if
adolescents suffer from emotional distress.  Goal of the program is to get medical
attention for the student if needed  and to prevent them from choosing to end their life.
     Teen Screen Program Manager Sarah Bassing-Sutton details the process on
Assignment Fox Cities.  You'll find it on our website, whby.com, under Audio Vault.
It's worth a listen.

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