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Packers Hall of Fame reopens today

The Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame closed about 21 months ago for the renovations of the Lambeau Field Atrium. It reopens today on the Atrium's ground floor, and Packers President Mark Murphy says he's excited to see how fans…

posted 2015-08-21 05:03 by WHBY

Poll: Walker's GOP lead shrinks in state

Governor Walker continues to hold a lead in Wisconsin, among the other Republicans running for president, but the margin isn't as big as it used to be. Twenty-five percent of Republican primary voters backed him in a poll released yesterday…

posted 2015-08-21 05:02 by WHBY

Names of Hwy. 47 crash victims released

The victims in Wednesday's fatal crash on Highway 47 were from Appleton and Neenah. The Outagamie County sheriff's department says 39-year-old Matthew Schiller of Appleton was driving the SUV that crashed into a semi, north of Black Creek. He died…

posted 2015-08-21 05:01 by WHBY

Driver arrested for Waupaca Co. hit & run

A tip led Waupaca County investigators to the vehicle that they believe was involved in a serious hit-and-run crash. A 23-year-old rural Waupaca woman was hit from behind Wednesday night, while she was walking along King Road in the town…

posted 2015-08-21 05:00 by WHBY

Bond set at $100K for trafficking suspect

One of the men arrested in a human trafficking case is behind bars on a $100,000 bond. Thirty-nine-year-old Brandon Smith of Appleton is facing several charges. He was taken into custody in June, after a two-year police investigation. Smith was…

posted 2015-08-21 04:59 by WHBY

Anti-drunk driving campaign kicks off

The state DOT's annual campaign against drunk drivers gets underway today. Lt. Karl Ackerman of the Green Bay police department says they'll be involved a couple of ways. He says they'll continue their concentrated city-wide patrols, and participate in the…

posted 2015-08-21 04:58 by WHBY


Packers unveil Titletown District plans

A 10-acre public plaza is the centerpiece of the Titletown District that the Packers announced today. President Mark Murphy says the 34-acre development will be anchored by a luxury hotel called Lodge Kohler, a Bellin Health sports medicine clinic, and…

posted 2015-08-20 13:15 by WHBY

Ashwaubenon leader weighs in on district

The Titletown District also includes plans for some residential space with two and three bedroom townhouses. Ashwaubenon village president Mike Aubinger says he was happy to see that element in the Packers' plan. He says that will act as a…

posted 2015-08-20 13:14 by WHBY

Local doctors seeing resistant lice

Local health care providers are dealing with lice that are resistant to over-the-counter medications. The problem is spreading across the country, and ThedaCare pediatrician Sharon Rink says her clinic has been seeing cases for the past three years. She says…

posted 2015-08-20 13:05 by WHBY

I-41 crash kills Appleton semi driver

An Appleton man was the victim of an accident between two semis early yesterday morning on I-41, north of Lomira. The Dodge County sheriff's department says a 26-year-old driver from Illinois was making an illegal U-turn through the median. Investigators…

posted 2015-08-20 13:04 by WHBY

UW doctor reacts to e-cig report

A state doctor is reacting to a report from the United Kingdom on e-cigarettes. That country's health service says the devices are 95 percent less harmful than smoking cigarettes, and they could help people kick their tobacco addiction. Dr. Doug…

posted 2015-08-20 13:03 by WHBY

Appleton creates composting rules

Composters in Appleton now have some specific standards to follow. The city council approved a policy last night without any debate. Public works director Paula Vandehey says they get calls from time to time from people asking what rules they…

posted 2015-08-20 13:02 by WHBY

It's that time again.... The Tuesday PhilCast will be a celebration of all things that are my favorite holiday of…
posted by Philcast 7 hours ago
The Boldt Company High School team of the week is the Kimberly football team. The Papermakers won their third consecutive…
posted by Alex Solsma 8 hours ago
Yes, I own one. Yes, I'll be wearing it while broadcasting the Monday PhilCast. There it is, the magical hoodie.…
posted by Philcast 1 day ago