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Neenah demolition almost done

A demolition company's work on the former energy plant in downtown Neenah, is nearly complete. The project at the Fox Valley Energy Center property was supposed to be finished by the end of May. Mayor Dean Kaufert says they gave…

posted 2016-06-21 13:04:00 by WHBY

Lawmaker wants BadgerCare co-pay

 A western Wisconsin lawmaker says the state should consider a co-pay for emergency room visits, for people in the BadgerCare program. Rep. Warren Petryk says most of the new revenue in the last state budget went to the state's health…

posted 2016-06-21 13:03:00 by WHBY

Lottery, tribal gaming revenue down

The state lottery and tribal gaming aren't generating as much revenue, as they have in the past. The Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance found that tribal casinos brought in about $1.1 billion in 2013. That's down about six percent from six years…

posted 2016-06-21 13:02:00 by WHBY

National judges visit Kimberly

 A national group is taking a close look at Kimberly, and the quality of landscaping, trees, and flowers in the village. The community is in the running for an award from the "America in Bloom" competition. Judges are in the…

posted 2016-06-21 13:01:00 by WHBY

Sky Zone raises money for Good Samaritan

A business on Appleton's east side raised money for the Good Samaritan from last month's shooting. Sky Zone Trampoline Park, on Van Roy Road, donated all of its proceeds yesterday to 23-year-old Andrew Maltbey. Events manager Lindsey Fletcher says Maltbey…

posted 2016-06-21 05:05 by WHBY

Police chaplains train with shooting simulation

About 40 police chaplains from around the state got together in the Oshkosh area, to get a sense of the quick decisions that police officers might have to make. Jim Salo is the executive director of the American Police Chaplains…

posted 2016-06-21 05:04 by WHBY

Neighbors see Foremost site plans

Neighbors of a proposed development along the Fox River in Appleton got a chance to see the latest plans yesterday. The Alexander Group wants to build a three-story senior living facility, with nearly 100 units. Project manager Collin Cassady says they'll…

posted 2016-06-21 05:03 by WHBY

Funding will help homeless vets

The state unveiled a program yesterday to help homeless veterans find a place to stay. The program covers the security deposits, first month's rent, and utility bills, for veterans with financial problems. Jon LiDonne is the Outagamie County veterans service…

posted 2016-06-21 05:02 by WHBY


Pit bulls attack toddler, mother in G.B.

Green Bay police say a toddler and his mother were mauled by two pit bulls in an unprovoked attack on Monday afternoon. Capt. Jeremy Muraski says they were walking in the 1100 block of Reber Street, on the city's north…

posted 2016-06-20 18:45 by WHBY

3 hurt in crash on Zippin Pippin

Three people were sent to a hospital this afternoon, after they were hurt on a popular ride at Bay Beach in Green Bay. The Zippin Pippin will be closed for at least a week. City Parks and Recreation Director Dawne…

posted 2016-06-20 18:44 by WHBY

Gun, cash in robbery suspect's apartment

The Winnebago County sheriff's department is releasing more information about the suspect in seven recent gas station robberies. Capt. Dave Mack says investigators received a tip last week, and they arrested a 24-year-old Fox Crossing man, on Friday afternoon. He…

posted 2016-06-20 13:05 by WHBY

May home sales best in 11 years

May was another good month, for the state's housing market. Sales were up almost three percent, across the state, compared to the same month, last year. The Wisconsin Realtors Association reports that it was the best May, in 11 years.…

posted 2016-06-20 13:04 by WHBY

Woodward Radio Blood Drive Friday at Bergstrom on Victory Lane in Appleton. 9-5 I'll be there from 11-1. Donate to…
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