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Appleton man gets 60 years for trafficking women, drugs
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — An Appleton man convicted of trafficking women through brutal means has been sentenced to 60 years in prison. Prosecutors say 39-year-old Willie Allison manipulated and controlled women by beating them, withholding food and controlling their access to drugs. Authorities say he
Parking Meter Prices Changing in Appleton
APPLETON, Wis. - Soon, you will see meters swallowing more quarters and the new pricing extends to parking ramps, as well. Those parking at the blue ramp will switch over to the yellow and green ramps.
AT&T store robbed at gunpoint in Germantown
GERMANTOWN, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Police in Germantown are investigating an armed robbery at a cell phone store. It happened at the AT&T store on County Line Road between I-41 and Appleton Avenue.
Appleton call center to close
APPLETON (WLUK) -- The AT&T call center on Washington in Appleton will close by the end of March. The center made the announcement Tuesday, and had informed employees on December 14.
Appleton: 5 Newest Homes To Hit The Market
APPLETON, WI — Looking for a new home, and want the latest listings on what's available near you? Perhaps you could use some help finding the perfect place for you and your loved ones? Not to worry! To save you some time, we've got the latest batch of five new listings nearby.
Woodford, D. Terry Jr.
D. Terry Woodford Jr. died December 13, 2018. He was born to Donald T. Woodford Sr. and Geraldine (Geri) Peterson Woodford March 7, 1933 in Black River Falls, WI. When he was six years old the family moved to Stevens Point, WI. Terry attended the Mary Bradford School, in connection with UW-Stevens P
Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Week Ahead: Last Chance to Catch Shows in the Spirit of Christmas 2018
GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) - Below is more on “Santa Claus Conquers the Martians” in De Pere, “Christmas Cabaret” in De Pere, “Velvet Gentleman” in Sturgeon Bay, “A Charlie Brown Christmas” in Green Bay, “A Christmas Carol: Scrooge and Marley” in Manitowoc, “Forever Plaid: Plaid Tidings” in Oshkosh, “Cl
Man kills himself during Greenville police standoff
A 48-year-old man is dead after authorities say he shot himself inside a home during a five-hour standoff with law enforcement. On Sunday, Dec. 16, just before 4 p.m., officers were called to W8147 Wisconsin Ave. just west of Manley Road in Greenville for a domestic disturbance.
Brightest comet of 2018 was discovered by Wisconsin astronomer
MENASHA, Wis. (WBAY) - This week the brightest comet of 2018 will be passing Earth, and it'll be the closest it’s ever been. The founder of that comet is from Wisconsin. Astronomer Carl Wirtanen was born in Kenosha.
Pillars Forms to fight Homelessness in the Fox Cities
APPLETON, Wis. (WFRV-TV) - Founded in 1986, Housing Partnership of the Fox Cities works to enhance the dignity and independence of families by providing quality, affordable homes and exceptional supportive services. Housing programs have been created to serve the unique housing needs of various popu
Domestic Call, Shots Fired, Big Response
GREENVILLE, WI (WTAQ) - Sunday afternoon, officers were called to W8147 Wisconsin Avenue (Hy 96) in the Town of Greenville for a domestic disturbance. A 40-year-old female victim was able to escape the residence. The 48-year-old male suspect remained in the home.
One Injured, One Arrested in Outagamie Co. Stabbing
TOWN OF SEYMOUR, Wis. (WFRV) - One man was injured and another arrested following a stabbing in Outagamie County. The incident happened at a home on County Road Y in the Town of Seymour Saturday.
Grand Chute Shell station robbed by masked man Sunday night
GRAND CHUTE - Police are searching for a suspect after they say he robbed a Shell gas station in Grand Chute Sunday night. The incident happened just after 8 p.m. at 2141 West Wisconsin Avenue, according to a press release from the Grand Chute Police Department.
Police looking for suspect in liquor store theft
Menomonee Falls police looking for a man and a women who stole multiple bottles of liquor from a Metro Market. This was the first of two robberies that happened on Thursday evening at the Metro Market on the corner of Appleton and County Line Road.
Grand Chute Police Search for Robbery Suspect
A search is underway for the suspect in a Grand Chute gas station robbery Sunday night, according to police. Shortly after 8 p.m. on Sunday, December 16, the Grand Chute Police Department responded to a robbery at the Shell Gas Station at 2141 West Wisconsin Avenue. A lone suspected forced an employ
Plea scheduled for Appleton mom charged in neglect death of daughter with disabilities
APPLETON - A plea date has been scheduled in the case of a mom charged with neglecting her 13-year-old daughter with disabilities, leading to the girl's death last year. Court records show a plea hearing has been scheduled for Feb. 14 for Nicole L. Gussert, 38, of Appleton. She remains in the Outaga
It's A Wrap, For A Good Cause
APPLETON, WI (WTAQ-WLUK) - Lots of people dread wrapping up holiday gifts but that wasn't the case in Appleton Sunday. Hundreds volunteered to wrap Christmas presents for military and veteran families.
Suspect in Greenville standoff found dead inside home
GREENVILLE, Wis. (AP) — A five-hour standoff in Greenville in which shots were fired ended when law officers found a man dead inside the home from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Packers Must Sit Aaron Rodgers for Rest of Year After Latest Injury Scare
The Green Bay Packers' major letdown of a 2018 season is almost entirely in the books. Constant injuries to the entire roster, the firing of long-time head coach Mike McCarthy, and now the tough Week 15 loss to their rival Chicago Bears put a stamp on this brutal campaign.
Appleton VA police officer aids in baby rescue
GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- Thanks to the quick thinking of an Appleton VA police officer, an 18-month-old child is safe after a suspected kidnapping. Officer Cole Kantner was driving from the Appleton VA Clinic to the Green Bay VA Health Care Center Wednesday, when he received an "attempt to locate" alert