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2015-02-18

Anderson, Leiker advance in Greenville

The race for Greenville's town chair will feature a longtime incumbent against a project manager in the private sector. Challenger Jack Anderson had the highest total during yesterday's primary, at 44 percent. Incumbent chair Randy Leiker got 42 percent of…

posted 2015-02-18 05:04 by WHBY

Shiocton voters approve school referendum

Shiocton school district voters want to provide more funding for the schools, for the next three years. Seventy-four percent approved a referendum that asked to exceed state spending limits. Superintendent Nichole Schweitzer says they're excited to be able to continue…

posted 2015-02-18 05:03 by WHBY

-- More election results

Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt   **51%** Tom De Wane   **37%** David VanderLeest  12%     (Schmitt is a three-term incumbent. De Wane is an alderman, and the current city council president. Vanderleest has run for state Assembly and Senate in the…

posted 2015-02-18 05:02 by WHBY

Astronaut kicks off Bellin Run events

A U.S. astronaut is bringing her message to Green Bay, at the start of this year's Bellin Run events. Suni Williams spoke last night, at the Kids for Running kickoff dinner. She says she wanted the kids to know that…

posted 2015-02-18 05:01 by WHBY

Upriver lakes sturgeon season to close

Today will be the last day of the sturgeon spearing season on the upriver lakes. DNR sturgeon biologist Ryan Koenigs says they're near the cap for adult females. He says the season on Lake Winnebago could close on Friday or…

posted 2015-02-18 05:00 by WHBY

2015-02-17

Boyd enters plea in Walmart shooting

The woman accused of shooting a co-worker at a Neenah Walmart changed her plea yesterday, in Winnebago County court. Forty-eight-year-old Justine Boyd entered a no contest plea to a charge of attempted murder. A jury will decide whether she was…

posted 2015-02-17 19:00 by WHBY

Poll: Wis. tied for 2nd for job creation

Wisconsin is in a three-way tie for the second, in a recent Gallup poll, on the best states for job creation last year. The poll asked workers whether their company added jobs in 2014. It found that 42 percent of…

posted 2015-02-17 13:05 by WHBY

Neenah police find 10 pounds of marijuana

Neenah's police chief says his officers made the largest marijuana bust in the city, in at least six years. Chief Kevin Wilkinson says an officer pulled over a 19-year-old Clayton man, for having an expired registration, last Friday night. He…

posted 2015-02-17 13:04 by WHBY

Group talks to Appleton teens about bullying

Appleton East students heard stories this morning from a traveling choir, about their experiences with bullies, and how life improves, after high school. The Gay Men's Choir of Los Angeles is in the Fox Cities this week, as part of…

posted 2015-02-17 13:03 by WHBY

Walker officially dumps latest casino proposal

Governor Walker is formally rejecting the Menominee tribe's offer to help pay for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena. He sent a letter to the tribe yesterday, saying that he won't change his mind on the proposed Kenosha casino. Walker says…

posted 2015-02-17 13:02 by WHBY

Walker wants to delay debt payment

The state would delay a debt payment to balance the current budget, under a proposal from Governor Walker. He's asking to hold off on the $108 million payment, until the next fiscal year starts in July. Dale Knapp of the…

posted 2015-02-17 13:01 by WHBY

DOT updating Hwy. 41 ramp closures

Work is continuing on the northern end of the Highway 41 expansion project in the Green Bay area, and the DOT will lay out the latest plans tonight. Spokesman Mark Kantola says they're going to have to shut down some…

posted 2015-02-17 13:00 by WHBY

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