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2014-07-16

Brewers shine bright at the All-Star Game (SPORTS)

#452070128 / gettyimages.com It was a nice night for the Milwaukee Brewers at the 85th annual Major League Baseball All-Star game in Minneapolis. All four representatives made an impact for the National League team despite the 5-3 loss to the…

posted 2014-07-16 05:48:46 by WHBY

Cell phone videos of police more common

The leader of a statewide organization says police officers are well-aware that the public is watching them closely. Jim Palmer of the Wisconsin Professional Police Association says police are held to a higher standard, and the ability to take cell…

posted 2014-07-16 05:05 by WHBY

Family creates fund in memory of Kaukauna grad

A scholarship fund will help preserve the memory of a Kaukauna high school graduate, who was killed last weekend in Chicago. Authorities say 28-year-old Wil Lewis was shot in the back, and he wasn't the intended target. His father, Joseph…

posted 2014-07-16 05:04 by WHBY

Gas prices declining

People are paying a little less for gas, and the downward trend should continue. AAA Wisconsin spokesman Nick Jarmusz says drivers should expect to see a moderate decline. He says they probably won't dip below $3.50 a gallon until after…

posted 2014-07-16 05:03 by WHBY

Doctor reacts to smoking rate during pregnancy

A specialist in high-risk pregnancy says it's not easy for pregnant women to quit smoking. UW Health Doctor Kathy Stewart says women may not get a lot of support, even though the risks are widely understood. The issue is generating…

posted 2014-07-16 05:02 by WHBY

Motorcycle fatalities at 36 thru June

The number of motorcycling fatalities is about average, so far this year. DOT safety coordinator Greg Patzer says they had 36 over the first six months. He says the first fatality this year happened in late April. He says in…

posted 2014-07-16 05:01 by WHBY

Madison won't take in undocumented kids

Federal officials are sending letters to cities with populations of over 250,000 people, and an airport, to see if they could host the children who are at the center of an immigration crisis. Madison got one, but Mayor Paul Soglin…

posted 2014-07-16 05:00 by WHBY

2014-07-15

G.B. police clear officer in rough arrest

A Green Bay police officer did not use excessive force, while making an arrest, in the downtown last April. That's what Green Bay police, and the state justice department determined, after reviewing a complaint against Officer Derek Wicklund. The investigation…

posted 2014-07-15 13:05 by WHBY

Wis. woman featured in CDC anti-smoking ad

A mother from Eau Claire is telling her story, in a new national anti-smoking ad, from the Centers for Disease Control. Amanda Brenden says she was a 24-year-old college student, when she kept smoking, while she was pregnant. She says…

posted 2014-07-15 13:04 by WHBY

Kimberly teacher featured in 'People' magazine

The latest issue of People magazine, features a local teacher, and some of his students. Eric Vander Loop of Woodland intermediate school in Kimberly was one of 30 winners of the "All-Star Teachers" contest. He says staffers for the magazine…

posted 2014-07-15 13:03 by WHBY

Tax credit decision helps Kaukauna project

A revived tax credit program will help a finance a Kaukauna project. Developer Randy Stadtmueller wants to renovate the former Eagle mill. He says he was seeking $500,000 in historic credits, through the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation. The agency put…

posted 2014-07-15 13:02 by WHBY

Butter prices rising

The price of butter could climb, because inventory is down, and exports are up. Brandon Scholz is with the Wisconsin Grocers Association. He says right now people are paying between $4.10 and $4.25 for butter, on average. He thinks prices…

posted 2014-07-15 13:01 by WHBY

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