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SNL fake ad not sitting well with sheriff

A sheriff in the state is speaking out about a "Saturday Night Live" skit on heroin. The fake commercial promoted "Heroin AM" for people who want to be productive during the day, while using the drug. Dodge County Sheriff Dale…

posted 2016-04-18 15:50 by WHBY

DNR predicts short sturgeon spawn

Hundreds of huge fish will be hanging out along the shores of the Wolf and Fox rivers this week. DNR fisheries biologist Ryan Koenigs says the sturgeon spawn started this morning, in New London. Koenigs says the peak spawning times…

posted 2016-04-18 13:05 by WHBY

Gunshots reported in Oshkosh early Sunday

Gunshots were fired on the south side of Oshkosh early yesterday morning. Police officer Joe Nichols says they don't have any reports of injuries or damage. He says police went to the 1600 block of Oregon Street around 2:30 a.m.,…

posted 2016-04-18 13:04 by WHBY

Fox Cities Reads author in town

The author of this year's book for the Fox Cities Reads program is in the area today and tomorrow. David Sheff wrote "Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction." It tells the story of how a father dealt…

posted 2016-04-18 13:03 by WHBY

Region ranks No. 1 in home sales in 2016

Home sales slipped across the state last month, but the first quarter overall was the best in nine years. Mike Theo is the president of the Wisconsin Realtors Association. He says the numbers for the first three months were up…

posted 2016-04-18 13:02 by WHBY

Thousands facing utility cut off

The winter moratorium on utility disconnections is over, and thousands of people could see their natural gas, or power turned off. Amy Jahns of We Energies says the mild temperatures helped lower heating bills by an average of $150 over…

posted 2016-04-18 13:01 by WHBY

Better sound a priority for Mile of Music

Shows at this year's Mile of Music may sound a little better. Co-founder Dave Willems says instead of making the festival bigger, they decided to work with some of the venues to improve the sound quality. Willems says that could…

posted 2016-04-18 05:05 by WHBY

Evers: Number of referenda 'unsustainable'

Voters around the state said "Yes" to 78 percent of the school referendum questions that were on ballots earlier this month. State superintendent of schools Tony Evers says while that's great, he's concerned that so many districts find themselves in…

posted 2016-04-18 05:04 by WHBY

Walker: Cruz would win contested convention

There's a lot of time left between now and the Republican National Convention, but Governor Walker says he's confident that his top candidate will be the party's nominee. During a stop in Appleton, Walker said he doubts any candidate will…

posted 2016-04-18 05:03 by WHBY

Fox Cities Book Festival starts today

For the next seven days, authors and poets will be speaking at over a dozen places in the area. The Fox Cities Book Festival opens this morning. Co-chair Ruth Bloedow says they're bringing in about six headliners from around the…

posted 2016-04-18 05:02 by WHBY


Victim's name from Hwy. 76 crash released

Winnebago County authorities say 22-year-old Tayla Slomski is the Kaukauna woman who died in a crash on Highway 76 on Wednesday afternoon. They say someone hit the back of her vehicle, pushing it into oncoming traffic. Three other people were…

posted 2016-04-15 16:00 by WHBY

Mile of Music gearing up for 4th year

Mile of Music will be back in downtown Appleton for a fourth year, and organizers unveiled some details late this morning. They'll have about 200 acts playing around 800 sets, in dozens of venues, from August 4th to the 7th.…

posted 2016-04-15 13:05 by WHBY

It was a very successful night at the PAC Thursday night, raising funds for B.A.B.E.S. I even threw down some…
posted by Philcast 2 days ago
The Thursday PhilCast features both baseball and B.A.B.E.S., something I thought would be funny to Google image and see what…
posted by Philcast 3 days ago
Where was Ted Cruz during March Madness, when all those college kids were throwin' down the rock from three-point range…
posted by Philcast 4 days ago