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2015-09-16

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posted 2015-09-16 13:02 by WHBY

Harris making run for state Senate

A local official is going to run for state Senate. Winnebago County Executive Mark Harris is getting in the race, in the 18th district, as a Democrat. Republican Sen. Rick Gudex of Fond du Lac currently holds the seat. Harris…

posted 2015-09-16 13:01 by WHBY

G.B. Fire adds new boat

The Green Bay fire department has a new boat that can be used for rescues, and to fight fires. Battalion Chief Steve Sellin says the 28-foot, twin-engine boat also has a water pump that can spray at least 1,500 gallons…

posted 2015-09-16 13:00 by WHBY

Appleton police show off history

Appleton police were showing off the department's history this morning. They held an open house for its museum, at the downtown station. Retired Sgt. Arnie Nettekoven helped collect various items through the years, mostly from donations from family members of…

posted 2015-09-16 12:59 by WHBY

Redgranite leaders looking at quarry

There have been three drownings in the Redgranite Quarry this year, and village leaders are going to look into ways to improve safety. The village board took up the issue last night. Three former cheerleading teammates of one of the…

posted 2015-09-16 05:05 by WHBY

State creates sex trafficking task force

Human trafficking is getting more attention in Wisconsin, and the state is creating a task force to address the issue. Jill Karofsky is the state justice department's director for crime victim services. She says several communities already have similar groups…

posted 2015-09-16 05:04 by WHBY

Library talks to start again in Appleton

The future of the Appleton Public Library will be back on the table in the coming weeks. The city council voted against buying a site along a bluff, overlooking the Fox River, in June. Since then, things quieted down. New…

posted 2015-09-16 05:03 by WHBY

Streckenbach wants another Fox River bridge

The top official in Brown County wants to build another bridge over the Fox River, in the southern part of the county. County Executive Troy Streckenbach will announce his plans on Friday morning. His office says it could be a…

posted 2015-09-16 05:02 by WHBY

Appleton West grad a top Microsoft exec

An Appleton West high school graduate is the new president and chief legal officer of the Microsoft Corporation, and he's remembered his roots over the years. Retired Appleton teacher Tom Fanning has kept in close contact with Brad Smith. He…

posted 2015-09-16 05:01 by WHBY

Library's teen program tops in state

Students returned to school just over two weeks ago, and the figures from the summer programs are in at the Appleton Public Library. Over 1,200 teens took part, and that's up 27 percent from last year. Assistant director Tasha Saecker…

posted 2015-09-16 05:00 by WHBY

2015-09-15

Long ball beats Brewers in extra innings

The Milwaukee Brewers may not be in the playoff hunt, but they are having an impact on the teams that are.  After forcing extra innings in two games against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the previous series, they once again played…

posted 2015-09-15 22:49:50 by WHBY

G.B., Appleton among top places for doctors

A national list puts the Green Bay and Appleton metro areas, as some of the best places in the country for doctors and surgeons to live. Green Bay was ranked 10th, and Appleton 35th, by the firm GoodCall. Dr. Greg…

posted 2015-09-15 13:05 by WHBY

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