Morning News
Show Information:
Weather Now:
News » WHBY News
All Stories
2016-05-02

Schinke running in 3rd Assembly district

A bar owner from Combined Locks is among four Republican candidates running for an open seat in the Assembly. Republican Rep. Al Ott of Forest Junction spent the last 30 years, serving in the 3rd district. Bradley Schinke owns Kamps…

posted 2016-05-02 05:02 by WHBY

Possible 'no confidence' vote draws controversy

A potential vote of "no confidence" in the UW System leadership is creating some controversy. The UW-Madison Faculty Senate is scheduled to take up the issue this afternoon. Sociology Professor Chad Alan Goldberg wants to condemn System President Ray Cross…

posted 2016-05-02 05:01 by WHBY

2016-04-29

Bullets hit homes on east side of G.B.

Green Bay police say four homes on the city's east side were hit by stray bullets last night. Investigators believe people in two separate vehicles were shooting at each other. The homes are along Heather Road and Edgewood Drive. Lt.…

posted 2016-04-29 13:05 by WHBY

Priest suspended after flashing teen

A retired priest in the Green Bay Catholic Diocese is banned from performing church services, after Brown County prosecutors charged him with exposing himself to a teen. Court records accuse Rev. Richard Thomas of repeatedly flashing the boy last month.…

posted 2016-04-29 13:04 by WHBY

Local tourism spending up again

Tourism spending grew at the state and local levels last year. The state's tourism department says travelers spent nearly $12 billion in the state in 2015. That's $500 million more than 2014. It also marks the sixth straight year of…

posted 2016-04-29 13:03 by WHBY

Drug Take Back Day set for tomorrow

While the state justice department works to raise awareness about prescription drug abuse, a number of police departments are holding collection drives tomorrow. It's called "Drug Take Back Day," and Fox Valley Metro police will be at the Kimberly municipal…

posted 2016-04-29 13:02 by WHBY

Memorial Park hosting food truck rally

Appleton's Memorial Park is hosting the first Fox Valley Food Truck Rally of the year, tomorrow. Dennis Schalzer of Hawg Tyed BBQ says 10 trucks will be in the parking lot near the Appleton Family Ice Center, from 10:30 a.m.…

posted 2016-04-29 13:01 by WHBY

Homelessness exhibit opens in Appleton

An exhibit that opens in Appleton today tries to tell the story of homelessness through pictures. "(In)visible" is at The History Museum at the Castle. Chief Curator Nick Hoffman says they gave disposable cameras, and a journal, to a number…

posted 2016-04-29 13:00 by WHBY

Expera settling into new location

Workers at a paper company are settling into their new headquarters in Kaukauna. Expera Specialty Solutions moved into the former Eagle mill, about a month ago. Spokeswoman Addie Teeters says about 110 people are there. She says all of their…

posted 2016-04-29 12:59 by WHBY

G.B. police weigh in on prom Tweet

Green Bay police are asking prosecutors to charge a boy with disorderly conduct for making a threatening Tweet about his school's prom. Lt. Dave Wesely of the Green Bay police department says officials at Notre Dame Academy saw the message…

posted 2016-04-29 05:05 by WHBY

Walker expects flood of candidates for high court

Governor Walker will take applications for a seat on the state Supreme Court, now that Justice David Prosser will retire this summer. The former lawmaker from Appleton will step down on July 31, after serving on the bench for 18…

posted 2016-04-29 05:04 by WHBY

Developer hosts open house for Eagle mill

The developer of the former Eagle mill in Kaukauna showed off the renovated building to the community yesterday. The Kaukauna Library and Expera Specialty Solutions moved in over a month ago. Randy Stadtmueller says the design of Expera's headquarters gives…

posted 2016-04-29 05:03 by WHBY

LATEST BLOGS
There's a dress controversy brewing at Wimbledon. Nike taking heat for and making changes to a dress it has provided…
posted by Philcast 1 day ago
Please do let me know your pick.... What do you think the best TV sports event theme music is? VOTE…
posted by Philcast 2 days ago
Woodward Radio Blood Drive Friday at Bergstrom on Victory Lane in Appleton. 9-5 I'll be there from 11-1. Donate to…
posted by Philcast 5 days ago