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Hwy. 10-441 delay traced to decade-old moves

The leader of a taxpayer watchdog group says the moves by lawmakers over the last decade contributed to the DOT's delay of the Highway 10-441 project. Lawmakers ended the annual, inflation-based increase in the gas tax in 2005. Todd Berry…

posted 2015-10-05 05:05 by WHBY

Teen arrested after Neenah shooting

There was a shooting and standoff in Neenah over the weekend. A victim showed up at Theda Clark Medical Center early Saturday morning, after police got calls about shots being fired in the 1800 block of Harrison Street. The injuries…

posted 2015-10-05 05:04 by WHBY

Appleton meeting to focus on sex trafficking

People can learn more about the sex trafficking problem in the Fox Cities, and how to fight it. The Appleton Public Library is hosting a discussion tonight, with police, prosecutors, and sexual abuse advocates. They'll talk about the dangers of…

posted 2015-10-05 05:03 by WHBY

Advocates set up solitary confinement cell

Hundreds of inmates in Wisconsin prisons are in solitary confinement, spending 23 hours a day in a small cell. A local group wants people to know what that's like. ESTHER is setting up a 6-by-12 foot replica of a solitary…

posted 2015-10-05 05:02 by WHBY

FVHA launches food drive

A local animal shelter is kicking off a food drive today. The Fox Valley Humane Association is hoping people will donate enough food, and money, so the non-profit can make it through the winter, and into next spring. Executive director…

posted 2015-10-05 05:01 by WHBY


Appleton releases part of hotel room tax proposal

The Fox Cities room tax could increase anywhere between 2.2 percent and 4.5 percent, under a pair of proposals to finance a downtown Appleton expo center. Documents from the city of Appleton show one of the plans calls for increasing…

posted 2015-10-02 17:00 by WHBY

Walker: Wrongfully convicted deserve more

Governor Walker says he's on-board with a plan to increase the compensation rate for the wrongfully convicted. A bipartisan group of lawmakers introduced a bill yesterday, to increase those rates. They're currently $5,000 a year with a $25,000 cap. The…

posted 2015-10-02 13:05 by WHBY

Rudd named regional leader for UW Colleges

The top official at UW-Fox Valley will now oversee three of the UW System's two-year schools. The UW Colleges will now have regional leaders, and today, officials named Dean Martin Rudd as the executive officer for the northeast region. Rudd…

posted 2015-10-02 13:04 by WHBY

G.B. police respond to bear sighting

Green Bay police are reminding people to keep safety in mind, if they see a bear in the city. Lt. Chad Ramos says someone reported seeing a black bear, around four this morning, near Ferndale and Dancing Dune drives, on…

posted 2015-10-02 13:03 by WHBY

Woman killed in freak deer accident

A freak accident between a deer and two cars left a 72-year-old Pound woman dead. Marinette County authorities say a 19-year-old woman was on Highway 64, on Wednesday, when she hit the deer. They say the animal crashed through the…

posted 2015-10-02 13:02 by WHBY

LU students holding benefit concert for Nepal

There's a local fundraising effort to build a health care clinic in an earthquake-ravaged city in Nepal. There are six students at Lawrence University from that country, and they're helping organize a benefit concert tomorrow night. Bimal Rajbhandari is a…

posted 2015-10-02 13:01 by WHBY

'Yarn Storm' hitting downtown Menasha

Trees and light poles in downtown Menasha are going to be wrapped in yarn for a public art project. Lemon Loves Lime owner Bill Banti says his wife knitted colorful designs into five- to seven-foot-tall panels. He says they're starting…

posted 2015-10-02 13:00 by WHBY

The Boldt Company High School team of the week is the Appleton East boys basketball team. The Patriots are 2-0…
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Tomorrow, and all the way up to Christmas Eve, keep an ear to the WHBY Morning Show, as we will…
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