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2015-06-21

Brewers wrap road trip with tough loss

The Milwaukee Brewers wrapped up a rocky series in Colorado losing the rubber game against the Rockies, 10-4 on Sunday. The Crew jumped out to an early lead after an RBI single by Hernan Perez in the second inning scored…

posted 2015-06-21 18:37:45 by WHBY

2015-06-19

Tuberculosis case reported in Appleton

There's a case of tuberculosis in Appleton. City public health officer Kurt Eggebrecht says they're working to identify people who had contact with the patient over the last several months. He says the disease spreads through germs that are shared…

posted 2015-06-19 15:30 by WHBY

Coolidge elementary in online contest

An elementary school in Neenah is trying to win a grant to help pay for a playground upgrade. Coolidge elementary is one of 10 finalists in a nationwide online contest. Principal April Keepers says if they're among the top five…

posted 2015-06-19 15:04 by WHBY

Library decision could change scope of ramp plan

Appleton's mayor says the decision on the proposed site for a library in downtown Appleton doesn't impact the need to replace the Soldiers Square parking ramp. The city council voted not to buy the Trinity Lutheran Church and Fox Banquets…

posted 2015-06-19 13:05 by WHBY

Lambeau concert provides economic boost

A country show at Lambeau Field tomorrow night could pump more than $5 million into the local economy. Brad Toll of the Greater Green Bay Convention and Visitors Bureau says that's similar to the economic impact the last time that…

posted 2015-06-19 13:04 by WHBY

Walker hedging on announcement timing

Governor Walker is no longer committed to waiting until the state budget is finished to announce whether he'll run for president. Walker has been saying for months that he won't make his decision public, until after he signs the budget.…

posted 2015-06-19 13:03 by WHBY

Ribble pleased with trade deal change

A congressman in northeast Wisconsin is on board with a proposal that will give Congress more oversight with trade deals. Republican Congressman Reid Ribble says the Trade Promotion Authority would set guidelines for negotiating, and approving trade agreements, with other…

posted 2015-06-19 13:02 by WHBY

Outdoor Farm Market kicking off

The downtown Saturday farm market, along College Avenue, in Appleton kicks off tomorrow. More than 100 vendors will be selling their produce and other products, from 8 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. The outdoor market runs every Saturday through the end…

posted 2015-06-19 13:01 by WHBY

Boomers retiring later

A large segment of baby boomers are turning 65 this year. Nino Amato is the president of the Coalition of Wisconsin Aging Groups. He says more of them plan to work longer, until they're 70 or 75. He says boomers…

posted 2015-06-19 13:00 by WHBY

Group recruiting women to trucking industry

Women only account for 12 to 15 percent of the workforce in the trucking industry, and a Wisconsin-based group is trying to change that. Ellen Voie founded Women in Trucking about eight years ago. She's working to show women that…

posted 2015-06-19 12:59 by WHBY

Next library site debate could take time

The director of the Appleton Public Library says it's too soon to start looking at other possible sites for a proposed library. Colleen Rortvedt says they first need to figure out why the site along a bluff, overlooking the Fox…

posted 2015-06-19 05:05 by WHBY

Cuts could delay several local road projects

Several local road projects could be delayed, if the Legislature approves deep cuts to Governor Walker's transportation budget. Walker wants to borrow $1.3 billion, but Republicans leaders in the Legislature are talking about cutting that amount by about $800 million.…

posted 2015-06-19 05:04 by WHBY

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