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2016-05-04

Health official watching for Zika virus

Local health officials are keeping an eye out for people with Zika virus, but they aren't collecting mosquitoes eggs for testing. Some counties in southern Wisconsin are setting traps to see if a species that can carry the disease moves…

posted 2016-05-04 05:03 by WHBY

SCORE celebrates 40th anniversary

An organization that provides mentors for small businesses marked a milestone last night. SCORE Fox Cities is turning 40 years old. Tony Busch is one of about 50 current mentors, covering eight counties. He says they conduct about 1,200 interviews…

posted 2016-05-04 05:02 by WHBY

2016-05-03

Woman gets 21-1/2 years in prison for murder

A woman accused of helping her boyfriend kill a Howard man, four years ago, will spend 21-1-2 years in prison. A Brown County judge sentenced 26-year-old Katie Heller this afternoon, for the shooting death of 43-year-old Thomas Wick. Heller pleaded…

posted 2016-05-03 15:15 by WHBY

Tragedy didn't keep people from Trestle Trail

A Fox Cities trail and park are still seeing plenty of users, a year after a random shooting left four people dead, and one seriously hurt. Today marks the first anniversary of the Trestle Trail attack. Former town of Menasha…

posted 2016-05-03 13:05 by WHBY

Police seek charges in break-ins

Police are asking prosecutors to file formal charges against a 28-year-old Green Bay man for a string of home break-ins. Police arrested Antwon Graham, after three women told officers that they woke up in the middle of the night and…

posted 2016-05-03 13:04 by WHBY

State health officials watching for Zika virus

The state's health department has a plan to watch out for an emerging disease that's spread by mosquitoes. The Zika virus made headlines over the winter, after it was tied to birth defects, and other health problems. Zip Johnson is…

posted 2016-05-03 13:03 by WHBY

Kaukauna going back to full-time principals

The Kaukauna school district will have full-time principals at all three elementary schools for the next school year. Right now, they only have part-time leaders. Superintendent Mark Duerwaechter says one person is splitting his time between Haen elementary and Park Community…

posted 2016-05-03 13:02 by WHBY

Police looking for shooting suspect

Green Bay police are looking for the suspect in a shooting yesterday afternoon on the city's east side. Twenty-year-old Ricardo Horne is wanted for first-degree reckless injury and armed robbery. A man showed up at St. Vincent Hospital, and police…

posted 2016-05-03 13:01 by WHBY

Businesses unveil downtown G.B. events

There are more than 160 events planned this summer in downtown Green Bay. Two business groups released their "Summer in the City" guide this morning. Brehanna Skaletski is a spokeswoman for Downtown Green Bay, Inc. and Olde Main Street, Inc.…

posted 2016-05-03 13:00 by WHBY

Popular popcorn stand opens for season

A seasonal fixture along Wisconsin Avenue in Appleton opened for the season last night. It was the longest wait in the 48-year history of Mike's Popcorn. Mary Korth was working in the stand, near the corner of Appleton Street. She…

posted 2016-05-03 12:59 by WHBY

Trestle Trail shooting was 1 yr ago

Menasha's police chief says the Fox Cities community showed a great deal of character over the past year, following a tragic shooting on the Trestle Trail. One year ago today, 27-year-old Sergio Valencia del Toro randomly shot four people on…

posted 2016-05-03 05:05 by WHBY

Chairs send message about mental illness

As a way to draw attention to the number of people impacted by mental illness, stakeholders got together in downtown Appleton's Houdini Plaza yesterday afternoon. NAMI-Fox Valley spokeswoman Wendy Magas says they set up about 200 chairs. One in five…

posted 2016-05-03 05:04 by WHBY

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