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2015-01-13

State's high court to hear deportation issue

Justices on the state Supreme Court will take up the case of a former Green Bay man. Thirty-five-year-old Fernando Ortiz-Mondragen left the U.S. for for Mexico, after learning that he would face deportation for a domestic abuse incident. He reached…

posted 2015-01-13 05:01 by WHBY

Curly's Pub closes for renovation

Now that there won't be any more Packers games at Lambeau Field this season, the team is starting to work on another part of the atrium renovation project. Curly's Pub closed yesterday. A new restaurant will open this summer, in…

posted 2015-01-13 05:00 by WHBY

2015-01-12

Jorgenson guilty in death of fiance's daughter

A former town of Menasha man accused of causing the death of his fiance's daughter decided to plea to a homicide charge today. Twenty-seven-year-old Ryan Jorgenson entered a no contest plea in Winnebago County court, to a charge of first-degree…

posted 2015-01-12 13:05 by WHBY

Police reach out to stores about meth

Some businesses in Appleton are getting mail from the city's police department, asking them to help with a growing meth problem. Sgt. Dave Lund says the pamphlet has a list of items that are commonly used to make the drug.…

posted 2015-01-12 13:04 by WHBY

Fire dept. aid agreement working well

Appleton's fire chief says a fire call on the city's southside shows how well the department's automatic aid agreement with Neenah-Menasha Fire Rescue is working. Chief Len VanderWyst says the crew from a fire station in Menasha got to the…

posted 2015-01-12 13:03 by WHBY

Prof: Walker needs to make decision soon

As Governor Walker prepares his State of the State speech for tomorrow night, he's also likely feeling a lot of pressure to announce whether he'll get in next year's presidential race. UW-Madison political science professor Ken Mayer says the governor…

posted 2015-01-12 13:02 by WHBY

Car sales end 2014 on high note

2014 ended with strong car and truck sales, and dealerships are very optimistic, as the new year starts. Scott Quimby of Reg-Trak says new vehicle registrations in the Fox Valley rose by over 20 percent last month. That helped the…

posted 2015-01-12 13:01 by WHBY

Victim of fatal crash was from Waupaca

A 61-year-old Waupaca woman was the victim of a deadly crash on Highway 10 in Waupaca County last Friday morning. Authorities say Gail Butzin died after her husband lost control of the vehicle, near Fremont. The car went into the…

posted 2015-01-12 13:00 by WHBY

CVB has list of potential conventions

A new expo center in downtown Appleton could attract conventions from more than 50 groups. That's how many organizations are on a list that the Fox Cities Convention and Visitors Bureau is keeping. Executive director Pam Seidl says they've either…

posted 2015-01-12 05:05 by WHBY

Ribble on foreign relations panel

A local lawmaker says he's looking forward to helping Congress craft the nation's foreign policy. Congressman Reid Ribble is starting his third term in office, and he was recently appointed to the House foreign affairs committee. Ribble says he thinks…

posted 2015-01-12 05:04 by WHBY

Grant to provide welding training

An initiative that's working to fight the root causes of poverty is providing a grant to help people learn welding skills. The Basic Needs Giving Partnership Fund will spend over $230,000 over a three-year period, in a partnership with the…

posted 2015-01-12 05:03 by WHBY

Fire damages southside Appleton home

A fire spread from a chimney to the attic of a home on Appleton's southside yesterday. Firefighters went to a house on Pheasant Court, around 6 p.m. Two adults and five children were able to get out safely. Neenah-Menasha fire…

posted 2015-01-12 05:02 by WHBY

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