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2016-06-01

Police: Man held woman captive for 6 days

Ashwaubenon investigators say the woman went to a 24-year-old Michael Ferguson's apartment, last Wednesday, and she couldn't leave until Monday. The two have a child together, and she told police she stopped over to talk with him. Over the six…

posted 2016-06-01 13:05 by WHBY

Avery's attorneys get more time for appeal

A state appeals court will give Steven Avery's attorneys an extra three months to put together their case. The three-judge panel agreed to an extension of yesterday's deadline to file a motion in Avery's appeal. His team now has until…

posted 2016-06-01 13:04 by WHBY

Brown County library branch opens addition

An addition to the Brown County library system's southwest branch gives users some much-needed room. Program manager Sue Lagerman says they're doubling the public floor space, through the 1,100 square foot expansion. She says the branch now has meeting and…

posted 2016-06-01 13:03 by WHBY

Dairy farms dwindling in state

The number of dairy farmers in the state continues to decline. State Ag Secretary Ben Brancel says they hit their peak of 143,000 in 1950. Now there are fewer than 9,600. Brancel says some family farms shut down, because the…

posted 2016-06-01 13:02 by WHBY

Green Bay farm market starts summer run

The Wednesday farmers market season kicks off today, in downtown Green Bay. On Broadway is holding its first market of the year, from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. Director Brian Johnson says there will be plenty of fresh produce and…

posted 2016-06-01 13:01 by WHBY

'Concerts in the Courtyard' series kicks off

The Wednesday night "Concerts in the Courtyard" series starts tonight in downtown Appleton. Mile of Music organizers are putting together the lineup for the concerts at the Radisson Paper Valley hotel. The music will start at 5:30 p.m., and end…

posted 2016-06-01 13:00 by WHBY

Shooter may have had mental health issues

Court records say the man who shot an Appleton police officer, and a Good Samaritan, may have been suffering from mental health problems. Twenty-three-year-old Marcus Felton faced charges from two cases, from earlier this year, before last Saturday's shooting on…

posted 2016-06-01 05:05 by WHBY

Potts can't withdraw plea for G.C. murder

A judge says a man convicted of an eight-year-old Grand Chute murder can't withdraw his plea. Thirty-three-year-old Michael Potts argued that his attorney gave him bad advice, when he reached a deal with prosecutors on the last day of his…

posted 2016-06-01 05:04 by WHBY

Expo has problem-solving focus

Helping businesses overcome obstacles is the main focus of an event today, at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in downtown Appleton. Amy Flanders of the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce says more than 70 companies are participating in the business…

posted 2016-06-01 05:03 by WHBY

Hearing focuses on steps taken at Tomah VA

The reforms at the VA clinic in Tomah are ongoing, after a prescription drug scandal. That's what Deputy Secretary Sloan Gibson told a U.S. Senate committee yesterday in Tomah. He says the Department of Veterans Affairs "owns" the problems with…

posted 2016-06-01 05:02 by WHBY

2016-05-31

Neenah man killed while crossing street

A 77-year-old Neenah man died yesterday, after he was hit by a car, while trying to cross a street, north of the downtown. The State Patrol says he stepped into a crosswalk, at Commercial Street and Forest Avenue, around 3:15…

posted 2016-05-31 22:01:11 by WHBY

Man found behind dryer in G.B. standoff

A 40-year-old man was arrested after a standoff on Green Bay's north side last night. Police say a man and a woman got into a fight, and the woman said she had a gun pointed at her. Officers surrounded the…

posted 2016-05-31 22:00 by WHBY

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