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5 hurt in plane crash at EAA

Five people were hurt this morning, when a plane crashed at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh. Spokesman Dick Knapinski says the pilot was trying to land at Wittman Regional Airport, around 8 a.m. 56-year-old Neil Dill of Illinois was flown by…

posted 2015-07-22 13:05 by WHBY

Library stakeholders consider next step

A little more than a month after Appleton's city council chose not to buy the preferred site for a new library, stakeholders are starting to consider their next move. Library director Colleen Rortvedt says library board president John Peterson talked…

posted 2015-07-22 13:04 by WHBY

Menominee to vote on legalizing marijuana

Marijuana use may be legal in the future, on the Menominee Reservation. Tribal members will vote next month on whether the drug should be legal, for recreational and medical use. The U.S. justice department issued a policy in 2013 that…

posted 2015-07-22 13:03 by WHBY

Hortonville, N.L join state revitalization program

Hortonville and New London are hoping a state program can help improve their downtown. The communities were accepted into the Connect Communities initiative, through the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation. Hortonville village president Traci Martens says they had to go through…

posted 2015-07-22 13:02 by WHBY

FdL Co. board pusing for Hwy. 23 project

While a legal battle continues over an expansion of Highway 23, the Fond du Lac County board is asking the DOT to move forward with the project. The DOT is planning to expand the road, between Plymouth and Fond du…

posted 2015-07-22 13:01 by WHBY

Outagamie Co. Fair underway

The Outagamie County fairgrounds in Seymour are busy today, with kids setting up their 4-H exhibits, and bringing in their animals, for judging. The fair started last night, but Outagamie County fair board member Pat Krohlow says the majority of…

posted 2015-07-22 13:00 by WHBY

Standoff ends peacefully

A 55-year-old man was arrested after a three-hour standoff with police in the town of Menasha yesterday. Officer Jason Weber says the wife told police that her husband had a gun, while they were arguing throughout the morning. He says…

posted 2015-07-22 05:04 by WHBY

UW Colleges consolidating administration

The two-year UW Colleges around the state will consolidate their administration to deal with $5 million in state budget cuts. Chancellor Cathy Sandeen says they're going to divide the 13 campuses among four regions. An administrative team will oversee each…

posted 2015-07-22 05:03 by WHBY

G.C. opens new fire station

Grand Chute's new fire station No. 2 is officially open. Division Chief Matt Kasriel says firefighters started using the facility in the 3900 block of W. Spencer Street last week. The department held a dedication ceremony yesterday afternoon. He says…

posted 2015-07-22 05:02 by WHBY

Historic D-Day plane at AirVenture

One of the planes at this year's EAA AirVenture played a key role in World War II, but it was almost lost to history. "That's All Brother" led the D-Day invasion, but Keegan Chetwynd of the Commemorative Air Force says…

posted 2015-07-22 05:01 by WHBY

Watchdog speaks out about GAB

A government watchdog is reacting to Governor Walker's push to get rid of the Government Accountability Board. The governor said earlier this week that the members should be accountable to the public. The board is made up of six retired…

posted 2015-07-22 05:00 by WHBY


Wife of missing doctor hires lawyer

The Door County sheriff's department says the wife of a missing Grand Chute doctor hired an attorney, and investigators were denied a request to search their home in Grand Chute. Chief Deputy Pat McCarty says they can't get a search…

posted 2015-07-21 15:05 by WHBY

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