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Police: G.B. men died from crash, not fire

Police say a crash, and not the subsequent fire, took the lives of two men at an auto shop in Green Bay. A fire destroyed Hernandez Auto and Tire on the city's northside early last Thursday morning, and firefighters later…

posted 2015-08-31 13:05 by WHBY

Appleton man accused of firing gun

A 32-year old Appleton man is in custody, after police say he fired a shot in an apartment building parking lot in the town of Menasha. Officer Jason Weber says they're seeking charges of reckless endangerment, and carrying a concealed…

posted 2015-08-31 13:04 by WHBY

Bill would soften early school start ban

About 10 percent of the state's public school districts could start classes in August, if a state lawmaker gets his way. Republican Rep. Jim Ott of Mequon tried twice in recent years to repeal the state's ban on starting the…

posted 2015-08-31 13:03 by WHBY

Appleton parks launch maintenance app

The Appleton parks department is making it easier for people to report damaged park equipment, vandalism, or other problems. The department recently added a park cleanup app, to the city's website. Parks and recreation director Dean Gazza says it lets…

posted 2015-08-31 13:02 by WHBY

AHA gets larger state grant for homeless

More local homeless families will get some help getting back on their feet, thanks to a large increase in state funding. The Appleton Housing Authority received a nearly $160,000 grant, and that's over 40 percent more money than last year.…

posted 2015-08-31 13:01 by WHBY

UW-GB kicks of 50th anniversary events

This year marks the 50th anniversary of UW-Green Bay, and officials are starting the celebration as the new school gets underway. Chancellor Gary Miller and Mayor Jim Schmitt took part in a ceremony this morning to temporarily rename a street…

posted 2015-08-31 13:00 by WHBY

Menasha club finishes 1st summer

Tomorrow's start of the new year for public schools is also a transition for the new Boys and Girls Club in Menasha. The focus on after-school activities comes after a busier-than-expected first summer. Branch director Stephanie Lehrer says they thought…

posted 2015-08-31 05:05 by WHBY

Group concerned about school spending

Advocates for children are sounding an alarm over the situation facing public schools in the state. A report from the Wisconsin Council on Children and Families found that over the last decade, per-pupil spending isn't keeping up with other states.…

posted 2015-08-31 05:04 by WHBY

Ramp closing for Hwy. 10-441 project

One of the ramps at the Highway 10-441 interchange with I-41 will be closing for the next 50 days, starting today. The DOT is shutting down the ramp from Highway 10 East to I-41 South. Drivers can use Highways CB…

posted 2015-08-31 05:03 by WHBY

John St. work to be done soon

One of the busier streets on the eastside of Appleton should be reopening in the coming days. Stretches of John Street have been shut down during the summer, while crews replaced the sewer and water utilities. Public works director Paula…

posted 2015-08-31 05:02 by WHBY

Bill would ban minors from tanning beds

Minors would be banned from using tanning beds, if a state lawmaker gets his way. Democratic Sen. Fred Risser of Madison introduced a bill, calling it a serious public health issue. He says the state has had bans for minors…

posted 2015-08-31 05:01 by WHBY


Police identifying males killed in crash, fire

Green Bay police say a car was traveling at a high rate of speed before the driver crashed into a shop on the city's northside, early yesterday morning. That started a fire, at Hernandez Auto and Tire in the 1900…

posted 2015-08-28 13:05 by WHBY

I had my first football broadcast of the 2015 season on Friday. #1 Kimberly won at Neenah 35-14. Here are…
posted by Alex Solsma 6 hours ago
That's right, YOU take your OWN driver's license picture. Imagine that. No more DL in your wallet. In Iowa they…
posted by Philcast 3 days ago
I’ll call my first high school football game of the season tonight. I'll be at Neenah as the Rockets will…
posted by Alex Solsma 3 days ago