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2015-05-07

Cowles reacts to revenue projections

A Republican lawmaker from Allouez says he's disappointed by the latest revenue projections, but he's not surprised. Sen. Rob Cowles says he cautioned his GOP colleagues not to plan on having extra money to reduce some of the cuts in…

posted 2015-05-07 05:03 by WHBY

Kaukauna municipal building project to start

Construction is going to start on a new municipal services building in Kaukauna. The city council approved a nearly $7.6 million project across from the current facility, along the power canal. Mayor Gene Rosin says they've been planning to expand…

posted 2015-05-07 05:01 by WHBY

2015-05-06

Trestle Trail victims shot 14 times total

The victims of the random shooting on the Trestle Trail were hit by a total of 14 gunshots on Sunday. Autopsy results showed 33-year-old Jon Stoffel of Neenah was shot seven times, and his 11-year-old daughter, Olivia, was hit three…

posted 2015-05-06 17:00 by WHBY

Talking can help healing process

Talking about last Sunday's tragedy on the Trestle Trail is the first step toward healing the community. That's the feeling of ThedaCare Physicians vice president Jean DeKeyser. She says most of the attention is being focused on the impact of…

posted 2015-05-06 13:05 by WHBY

Plans set for community prayer on Trestle Trail

There are plans for a community prayer tomorrow afternoon, on the Trestle Trail in Menasha. It's the National Day of Prayer, and organizers will ask people to join hands on the bridge, at 5:30 p.m. They say they'll have 15…

posted 2015-05-06 13:04 by WHBY

Revenue report shows no extra budget money

Lawmakers are going to have a tougher time than expected, balancing the state budget. The nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau announced this morning that its revenue projections are the same as they were in January. GOP leaders were hoping to have…

posted 2015-05-06 13:03 by WHBY

Vos reacts to budget projections

The top Republican in the Assembly says Governor Walker's proposed cut for public schools won't stand, despite the disappointing revenue projections. Speaker Robin Vos says the Legislature will find $127 million to restore that funding. He also says he's committed…

posted 2015-05-06 13:02 by WHBY

Walker tops in Iowa GOP presidential poll

Governor Walker continues to lead other potential GOP presidential candidates, in the latest poll in Iowa. Peter Brown is the assistant director of the Quinnipiac University poll. He says Republican voters in Iowa seem to think that Walker is the…

posted 2015-05-06 13:01 by WHBY

Campaign encourages kids to bike to school

There's a push to get more kids to use their bikes to get to school. About 50 schools in the region are putting together events for National Bike to School Day. Melissa Kraemer-Badtke is the Safe Routes to School coordinator…

posted 2015-05-06 13:00 by WHBY

State honors Fox Valley Memory Project

A group that helps people with dementia is getting the attention of a state agency. The Fox Valley Memory Project has seven Memory Cafe locations, where people and their caregivers can get together at least once a month and talk.…

posted 2015-05-06 12:59 by WHBY

911 calls from Trestle Trail released

Authorities are releasing some of the 911 calls from the Trestle Trail shooting. Thirty-one-year-old Adam Bentdahl of Appleton, 33-year-old Jon Stoffel of Neenah, and Stoffel's 11-year-old daughter, Olivia, were killed. The shooter, 27-year-old Sergio Valencia del Toro of Menasha, later…

posted 2015-05-06 05:05 by WHBY

Funeral arrangements set for Bentdahl

One of the victims of the Trestle Trail shooting will be laid to rest over the weekend. An obituary for 31-year-old Adam Bentdahl says his funeral will at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Fox Valley Christian Fellowship in Kimberly. The…

posted 2015-05-06 05:04 by WHBY

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