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2016-07-28

2 hurt in small plane crash in FdL

A small plane went down at the Fond du Lac County Airport this morning, leaving two men seriously hurt. Fire Chief Peter O'Leary says the plane crashed several hundred feet from a runway, around 8:15 a.m. He says the men…

posted 2016-07-28 13:05 by WHBY

12 people found homeless on streets

Advocates for the homeless found 12 people sleeping on the streets of the Fox Cities overnight. Chris Lashock of Homeless Connections helped organized the annual summer count. He says that's down from 19 last year. Lashock says he actually expected…

posted 2016-07-28 13:04 by WHBY

L.C. has options for Doyle Park pool

There are some possibilities on the table for the future of Little Chute's aging pool in Doyle Park. Parks and recreation director Adam Breest says remodeling the existing pool would cost about $2.7 million. He says the price tag to…

posted 2016-07-28 13:03 by WHBY

State Dems to get cheeseheads at DNC

There might be a bunch of cheeseheads on TV for the Democratic National Convention tonight. A party official told Wisconsin delegates this morning that 27 boxes of cheeseheads will arrive in Philadelphia. Desire May of Green Bay says she'll put…

posted 2016-07-28 13:01 by WHBY

Oshkosh police seek child from pool

Oshkosh police are looking for a second girl for their investigation of a man, at the city's Pollock Pool. Forty-eight-year-old Shannon Frantz of Green Bay is accused of inappropriately touching a girl on June 24. He's charged with first-degree sexual…

posted 2016-07-28 11:55 by WHBY

Steinke seeks solution to road funding

The majority leader of the Assembly says lawmakers should be honest with people about road funding in the state. Republican Rep. Jim Steineke is from Vandenbroek. He says they need to look at all options, with a nearly $1 billion…

posted 2016-07-28 05:05 by WHBY

Hansen wants outside look at G.B. prison

A Democratic lawmaker wants an outside look at the conditions at the Green Bay prison. Sen. Dave Hansen of Green Bay sent a letter to state Corrections Secretary Jon Litscher yesterday. His call for an independent review comes in the wake…

posted 2016-07-28 05:04 by WHBY

Pence makes solo trip to Wis.

The Republican vice presidential candidate made a stop in Wisconsin last night. Indiana Governor Mike Pence spoke at the Waukesha County Expo Center. He told the crowd that Democrats want people to believe that the Obama years are "the best…

posted 2016-07-28 05:03 by WHBY

Canadian Snowbirds return to EAA

For the first time since 1983, the Snowbirds are performing at AirVenture in Oshkosh. The Canadian show team features nine jets that do a number of stunts, during a 45-minute show. Major Indira Thackorie is a spokeswoman for the group.…

posted 2016-07-28 05:02 by WHBY

2016-07-27

Robley charged in double fatal crash

Prosecutors are charging a 17-year-old boy with the deaths of two people in a Brown County crash. They say Devon Robley admitted to smoking marijuana at a park, before he ran a stop sign at the intersection of Glenmore Road…

posted 2016-07-27 16:45 by WHBY

Nygren wants road funding solution

A top Republican lawmaker says it's time to start talking now about how the state should pay for road projects. The issue was a sticking point during the last state budget. Right now, the state would need an additional $1…

posted 2016-07-27 13:05 by WHBY

Appleton learns cost to silence train whistles

Appleton leaders could make safety improvements at railroad crossings, so train engineers wouldn't have to blow their whistles anymore. A consultant says it would cost between $620,000 and nearly $800,000 to create a "quiet zone." Public works director Paula Vandehey…

posted 2016-07-27 13:04 by WHBY

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