High School Sports
Weather Now:
News » WHBY News
All Stories
2014-10-24

Burglary victim found dead

Police think a 68-year-old man died during a break-in, at his apartment, in the town of Menasha. Officer Jason Weber says a neighbor found the man dead, around 10:45 a.m. yesterday. He says they believe the victim might have confronted…

posted 2014-10-24 13:05 by WHBY

Police: String of robberies near UW-Osh campus

Oshkosh police are investigating a string of night-time robberies near the UW-Oshkosh campus. Capt. Kelly Kent says all three happened over the last month, between 9 p.m. and 1 a.m. The suspect in all of the cases was described as…

posted 2014-10-24 13:04 by WHBY

Grothman stands behind Petri comments

A Republican state senator from Campbellsport says he stands by his criticism of the incumbent Republican congressman in the sixth congressional district. Sen. Glenn Grothman is running for the seat that's been held by Congressman Tom Petri for about 35…

posted 2014-10-24 13:03 by WHBY

La Follette, Bradley run for secretary of state

The longtime secretary of state faces a challenge from a La Crosse man. Doug La Follette has been in office for 32 years. Julian Bradley is a Republican activist, in western Wisconsin. La Follette says he wants to continue to…

posted 2014-10-24 13:02 by WHBY

Appleton Farm Market moves inside soon

Downtown Appleton's final outdoor farm market of the year is tomorrow. Djuanna Hugdahl of Appleton Downtown, Inc. runs the market. She says they'll move inside, to the City Center Plaza, starting next Saturday. Hugdahl says they're extending the indoor market…

posted 2014-10-24 13:01 by WHBY

'Make a Difference Day' set for tomorrow

The 24th annual Make a Difference Day is tomorrow. The executive director of the Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin says it's a day set aside each year, nationally, to encourage volunteerism. Julia Drobeck says the day begins at 9…

posted 2014-10-24 13:00 by WHBY

Candidates for Senate seat debate

Improving the state's economy, and creating jobs, were topics in a debate between the candidates for a state Senate seat. Democratic Rep. Penny Bernard Schaber of Appleton and former Republican Rep. Roger Roth of Appleton are on the ballot in…

posted 2014-10-24 05:05 by WHBY

Walmart shooting case to continue

A judge ruled that the woman accused of shooting a co-worker, at a Walmart in Neenah last year, is competent to stand trial. Forty-eight-year-old Justine Boyd was in Winnebago County court yesterday, and she waived her right to a preliminary…

posted 2014-10-24 05:04 by WHBY

Appleton a finalist for 'People's Choice' award

There's another accolade for Appleton. College Avenue is a finalist for the American Planning Association's "People's Choice" award, for the Greatest Place in America. There are 10 candidates, and some of the others are Chicago's Lincoln Square and the Sundance…

posted 2014-10-24 05:03 by WHBY

Steffen, Plaunt run in 4th Assembly district

There's a race for an open seat in the Assembly, in a district that covers some of the suburbs of Green Bay. Republican David Steffen of Howard and Chris Plautz of Ashwaubenon will be on the November 4 ballot, in…

posted 2014-10-24 05:02 by WHBY

Refugees share stories of settling in Appleton

An organization helped bring about 130 refugees to the Fox Valley over the last year, and some of them talked about their experiences last night. Mohammed Sabu Rustami took part in the latest "Walk a Mile in Their Shoes" diversity…

posted 2014-10-24 05:01 by WHBY

Expera moving into former Eagle mill

A local company is giving the Eagle mill renovation project in Kaukauna a major boost, by locating its headquarters in the historic building. Expera Specialty Solution's Thilmany mill is next door to the former mill, and CEO Russ Wanke says…

posted 2014-10-24 05:00 by WHBY

LATEST BLOGS
Hey I love a joke as much as the next guy. Heck, probably more. But this guy who decorated his…
posted by Philcast 11 hours ago
Here they are... Snoop Dog's line of his own painted socks... SnoopSocks. I'll be talking about this among other things…
posted by Philcast 1 day ago
So here's "Missy", a cat that I think has used up at least one of those nine lives that people…
posted by Philcast 2 days ago