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New Holstein man, 19, dies when revolver goes off during gathering

NEW HOLSTEIN - A 19-year-old died Saturday when a .38-caliber revolver he was handling went off and struck him in the head. Brandon Paulson, of New Holstein, has been identified as the victim of the incident, which was reported at 11:42 p.m. at a residence on Calumet County Q, according to the Calum

POST-CRESCENT - 2018-01-16 19:21:59

Car hits building, gas main in Appleton

APPLETON, Wis. (WBAY) - Appleton Police have closed part of West Wisconsin Avenue after a car hit a building and caused a gas leak. Police have evacuated businesses and some homes in the area of the 1400 block of W. Wisconsin Avenue. Appleton Police said on Twitter that a car hit the Xplosive Audio

WBAY GREEN BAY - 2018-01-16 17:29:00

Crash closes I-41 southbound at Scheuring Road

BROWN COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - All lanes of I-41 southbound at Scheuring Road in De Pere are closed due to "an injury crash," according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation. The DOT is urging drivers heading south from De Pere to find an alternate route. Traffic cameras at I-41 at Ashland Ave

WBAY GREEN BAY - 2018-01-17 00:57:00

Woman starts petition to keep abusers in jail until trial after Calumet County murder-suicide

A woman in Appleton has started a change.org petition to change Wisconsin law after a man was released from jail on bond for domestic violence and then killed his wife last week in Calumet County. On Tuesday, January 9th, Sarah Schmidt was shot and killed by Robert Schmidt, her husband of fifteen ye

WEAREGREENBAY.COM - 2018-01-17 05:11:02

Video incident at Green Bay Police Department triggers internal investigation

GREEN BAY - The Green Bay Police Department launched an internal investigation this week following the release of a YouTube video showing several officers confronting, and later detaining, a man who had been video recording the police station. According to a news release posted Tuesday to Facebook,

GREEN BAY PRESS-GAZETTE - 2018-01-17 01:08:50

Part of Wisconsin Ave. in Appleton is closed due to a vehicle crashing into building

Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. APPLETON, Wis. - Appleton Police have temporarily closed the 1400 block of W. Wisconsin Avenue as the Appleton Fire Department investigate a gas leak caused by a vehicl

NBC26 - 2018-01-16 15:48:48

Suspicious packages found at Appleton Post Office

APPLETON, Wis. - Appleton Police say officers were called to the rear parking lot of the Appleton Post Office to check on two suspicious packages Monday around 12:54 AM. Police say that one package contained a DVD player and power cords, while the other package contained packing material. A postal e

WEAREGREENBAY.COM - 2018-01-15 14:25:34

Crews battle fire at Outagamie County farm

OUTAGAMIE COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - Dark smoke is billowing from a farm in Greenville. An Action 2 News photojournalist on scene says a barn is engulfed. A photo shows cattle outside of the barn, but it's not clear if additional animals were trapped. The farm is located off Highway 76 on the north side

WBAY GREEN BAY - 2018-01-16 18:37:00

6 indicted for armed robbery, stealing cocaine

Six people were indicted by a Cherokee County grand jury on Jan. 9 after allegedly committing armed robbery against a man who intended to sell them drugs. Nicole Ann Clary, 18, of Jasper, William Ellijah Harris, 19, of Acworth, Shamer Lamar Jones, 19, of Canton, Marissa Elizabeth Lemieux, 18, of Jas

TRIBUNELEDGERNEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 18:00:00

Drug bust yields 1,100 grams of weed

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. - Johns Creek, Forsyth County and Milton law enforcement officers found over 1,100 grams of marijuana and THC products Jan. 5 after searching an Alpharetta home. The officers also discovered 4.3 grams of psychedelic mushrooms. The bust came as part of an investigation by the Forsyt

FORSYTHHERALD.COM - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Wind chill as low as -2 in the morning, warming up Thursday. Check here for closings

West End Elementary School students hurry out the front doors to head to the buses lined up out front as school releases early Tuesday morning, Jan. 16, 2018, due to a winter weather advisory being in place. (Spencer Lahr / RN-T.com) West End Elementary School kindergarten teacher Steve Myers waits

NORTHWESTGEORGIANEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 23:30:00

Restaurant employee suspected of theft

MILTON, Ga. - An employee at an Alpharetta Zaxby's allegedly used a credit card left at the restaurant by a customer to make online purchases. In October, the victim left his credit card, which he shares with his wife, at the Zaxby's located on Old Milton Parkway. The wife was notified by Chase Ban

FORSYTHHERALD.COM - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Man Shot In Face Outside Woodstock Home

BREAKING: The Cherokee Sheriff's Office said an altercation resulted in the victim being shot in the face outside a home Saturday evening. WOODSTOCK, GA - A 25-year-old Woodstock resident has been arrested for shooting another person outside a home over the weekend. Deputies with the Cherokee Sheri

PATCH - 2018-01-16 21:10:18

Roswell Inc's Debra Ewing graduates from Georgia Academy

ROSWELL, Ga. - Roswell Inc's business development and outreach coordinator, Debra Ewing, graduated last month from the Georgia Academy for Economic Development, a four-month program through the State of Georgia's Department of Community Affairs. Created in 1993, the Academy provides training in the

NORTHFULTON.COM - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Homeland Security involved in child porn arrest

An Ellijay man was arrested for possession of child pornography and manufacturing marijuana in the first week of the new year, authorities said. Dwayne Edward Godfrey, 52, of 131 Penland St., was charged Jan. 5 by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation with sexual exploitation of a child, felony manufa

TIMESCOURIER.COM - 2018-01-16 22:28:00

Closings and Delays in Fannin County

BLUE RIDGE, Ga. - Winter Storm Inga has passed through our area. With temperatures dropping over night the threat of icy roadways continues for Fannin County. Due to this threat many businesses and organizations will be closed or opening late tomorrow, Jan. 17. Follow FetchYourNews as we bring you a

FETCHYOURNEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

GSP: Clinch woman dies in Lowndes wreck

VALDOSTA - A 34-year-old Clinch County woman died Monday in a two-vehicle collision on Highway 94 at Boring Pond Road, according to a report by Georgia State Patrol Post 31. Kimberly Ann Poythress, 34, of Homerville was pronounced dead by the Lowndes County Coroner Austin Fiveash, according to the G

VALDOSTA DAILY TIMES - 2018-01-16 01:37:24

Georgia teacher arrested on child molestation allegations

MOULTRIE, Ga. -- State agents and south Georgia deputies have worked together to put a school teacher accused of child molestation behind bars. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation announced the arrest of 26-year-old Sebrun James Holton, Jr. of Doerun, Georgia on Tuesday. Holton, a junior high schoo

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-17 03:04:00

Junior high teacher charged with child molestation

MOULTRIE, Ga. - A Colquitt County teacher arrested on Tuesday is accused of child molestation of a student in the school system in which he is employed. Sebrun James Holton Jr., a teacher at C.A. Gray Junior High School, was arrested after an investigation conducted by the Georgia Bureau of Investig

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2018-01-17 03:22:00

Company offers cold weather heating tips

VALDOSTA, Ga. (WTXL) - One south Georgia company is offering some much needed advice for everyone preparing to brace the cold. Seth Ray with Ray and Son Heating and Air Conditioning in Valdosta says that if you're planning to heat your home to ward off the cold, turn your systems on now. Ray says if

WTXL.COM - 2018-01-17 06:02:00