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2014-11-03

Woman arrested for Oshkosh bomb threat

Oshkosh police arrested a 47-year old woman for calling in a bomb threat to her former employer. Authorities say they searched Olive Garden, on S. Koeller Street, shortly after 8 p.m. yesterday, and they didn't find a bomb. Investigators traced…

posted 2014-11-03 13:00 by WHBY

Grothman, Harris face off for Congress

The Winnebago County Executive and a state lawmaker are squaring off, for an open seat in Congress. Republican state Sen. Glenn Grothman of Campbellsport and Democrat Mark Harris of Oshkosh are on tomorrow's ballot, in the 6th district. Harris says…

posted 2014-11-03 05:04 by WHBY

Catalpa Health marks 2nd anniversary

A partnership to provide mental health services to young people in the Fox Cities is now two years old. Catalpa Health president Lisa Kogan-Praska says they've reduced wait times from about 50 days, to five. She says in a crisis…

posted 2014-11-03 05:03 by WHBY

Dentists collecting candy for troops

Dentists are looking to "buy back" leftover Halloween candy, to send to troops overseas. Phil Levine of the Wisconsin Dental Association says soldiers hand it out to kids, in the area where they're serving. He says that helps show the…

posted 2014-11-03 05:02 by WHBY

2014-11-02

Stabbing at downtown Appleton bar

A stabbing at a downtown Appleton nightclub landed a 26-year-old Green Bay man behind bars. Police Sgt. Dave Lund says officers were called to Antro Night Club, inside a Mexican restaurant, in the 200 block of W. College Avenue, around…

posted 2014-11-02 18:05 by WHBY

FBI analyzing Oshkosh hazardous materials

Oshkosh police say the FBI is involved in figuring out what type of hazardous materials were found in a home last Friday. Police evacuated a four-block area, around the 800 block of Frederick Street, for several hours. A 21-year-old man…

posted 2014-11-02 18:04 by WHBY

Appleton standoff ends peacefully

Police say a man started a standoff on Appleton's eastside by throwing things in an apartment, and threatening family members. Officers went to the 600 block of N. Briarcliff Drive, just before 5:30 p.m. Saturday. All of the family members…

posted 2014-11-02 18:03 by WHBY

Man found dead after fire in Dale home

Investigators believe a man died from accidental or natural causes, after a fire at a home in the town of Dale. The Outagamie County sheriff's department says the small kitchen fire was out when the 55-year-old man was found dead…

posted 2014-11-02 18:02 by WHBY

2014-10-31

College Avenue wins national award

Appleton's College Avenue is getting some national recognition. The street won the latest "Great Places" People's Choice award from the American Planning Association. There was an online vote, and Appleton was one of 10 finalists. Mayor Tim Hanna says they…

posted 2014-10-31 15:05 by WHBY

3 arrested in Clintonville-area pot bust

A major marijuana bust in the Clintonville area landed three people in jail. The state Department of Justice says agents found 56 pounds of harvested marijuana at two homes, just outside of the city. Fifty-three-year-old Allan Schubert, 47-year-old Lynn Koszuta,…

posted 2014-10-31 15:04 by WHBY

Final day for in-person absentee voting

Appleton's city clerk is seeing a steady stream of voters coming to City Hall to cast an in-person absentee ballot. Today is the last day for early voting for next Tuesday's election. Clerk Dawn Collins says they've already topped the…

posted 2014-10-31 15:03 by WHBY

More homeless locally, despite state figures

A national report says the number of homeless people in Wisconsin dropped nearly 1 percent over the last year. But that's not what leaders at two local shelters are seeing. Scott Peeples is the executive director of the Fox Valley…

posted 2014-10-31 15:02 by WHBY

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