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Green Bay Police release St. Patrick's Day traffic enforcement results

GREEN BAY, Wis. - Green Bay Police have released their traffic enforcement results from the St. Patrick's Day weekend. The department says officers conducted 79 traffic stops. Of the 79 stops, 62 citations were issued for various offenses. Nine suspects were arrested for operating while intoxicated,

WEAREGREENBAY.COM - 2018-03-19 15:23:45

Fire in wall damages Green Bay apartment building

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) - A fire in a wall damaged wiring at a Green Bay apartment building. Firefighters were called to 832 Turek St. just after 10:30 a.m. The Green Bay Metro Fire Department arrived to find smoke in three of the four apartments in the building. Fire was located in a wall and quic

WBAY GREEN BAY - 2018-03-19 18:56:00

Rumors of violence on social media put Fox Cities police, schools in tough spot

A 23-year-old Appleton man was arrested Saturday after sending a threat to the FBI to "shoot up the school," Appleton police Sgt. Dave Lund told media Saturday night. The threat came in the week after a shooting at a Florida high school left 17 dead. Alison Dirr/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin APPLETON

POST-CRESCENT - 2018-03-18 20:41:00

Arrest numbers for St. Patrick's Day

BROWN COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - Green Bay Police are sharing preliminary numbers from their St. Patrick's Day drunk driving enforcement this weekend. Police tell Action 2 News that they made 79 stops in all, wrote 62 total citations for driving offenses and made nine OWI arrests. Nine arrests are simil

WBAY GREEN BAY - 2018-03-19 15:20:00

Pocket park proposed in downtown Green Bay across from Hotel Northland | Agenda

In addition to work resuming, Receiver Paul Swanson selected a hotel brand and a management company in mid-February with an eye toward opening later this year. Feb. 20, 2018. Wochit And Ashwaubenon officials are working to bolster development in anticipation of the Green Bay Bullfrogs' move to the

GREEN BAY PRESS-GAZETTE - 2018-03-18 16:32:15

New Franken man arrested on suspicion of fourth OWI

WINNEBAGO COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - A New Franken man was arrested over the weekend on suspicion of fourth offense OWI. The Wisconsin State Patrol says there was a 13-year-old child in the car at the time of the traffic stop. On March 18, a Wisconsin State trooper stopped a vehicle on I-41 southbound n

WBAY GREEN BAY - 2018-03-19 16:27:00

Easter Bunny rolls to National Railroad Museaum

ASHWAUBENON, Wis. - Some area children got to make a memory Sunday as a pink, floppy-eared friend stopped by the National Railroad Museum. The train brought the Easter Bunny into Ashwaubenon to play with kids all day. The museum also hosted crafts, an egg hunt and more.Woodworkers carve through Gre

NBC26 - 2018-03-19 02:50:44

Man found dead in East River had been missing since Dec. 22

Ryan Riebe has been missing since December 2017. His father, Terry, says Ryan may have fallen through the ice on the East River in Green Bay, but he won't stop looking for his son until he knows for sure. Sarah Kloepping/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin GREEN BAY - Police are expected to confirm this mo


Green Bay celebrates St. Patrick's Day

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) -- Irish dancing, drinks of dark beer, and green as far as the eye can see. That can only mean one thing: St. Patrick's Day is finally here. Shamrock celebrations will continue Saturday night, and likely into the wee hours of Sunday morning - but the party started much earlie

WBAY GREEN BAY - 2018-03-17 23:17:00

Target 2 Consumer Alert: Snuggies and a Medicare alert

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) - At its peak more than 30 million Snuggies were sold raking in over $500 million. Now, "Allstar Marketing Group" is refunding $7.2 million because the Federal Trade Commission says the ads were deceiving. In their "buy one, get one free" deals they didn't disclose an $8 hand

WBAY GREEN BAY - 2018-03-18 18:36:00

Caring Bunny event for kids with special needs

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) -- With Easter Sunday just around the corner, kids across Northeast Wisconsin have the chance to meet the Easter Bunny. But for some - a special event this weekend made it all possible. "It's a time where they can come into the mall when it's not open, when it's more quiet an

WBAY GREEN BAY - 2018-03-18 21:02:00

Green Bay authorities ID body of man missing since December

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - Authorities in Green Bay confirm that a body recovered from the East River is that of a man who had been missing since December. Ryan Riebe was 25 when he went missing Dec. 22 after leaving a drug store on a bicycle. Rescue crews responding to a report of a person who fell thr


Green Bay acquired dozens of homes for new Webster Avenue

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) - "I've heard of people that had their rear view mirrors fall off. Speakers that go out as you're driving down the road. All kinds of great things like that." Living near part of the worst stretch of Webster Avenue, Green Bay Alderman Joe Moore is all too familiar with the str


Green Bay Police, Dive Team recover body in East River

GREEN BAY, Wis. - A body was located in the east river by investigators with the Green Bay Police Department and the Dive Team on Thursday around 1:00 p.m. They were called to the area near the American Foods Group parking lot on University Avenue and Quincy Street. "You could tell the body was in t


Mother sues Green Bay police over son's fatal shooting

GREEN BAY, Wis. - The mother of a man fatally shot by Green Bay police officers has filed a wrongful death civil lawsuit in federal court. Toni Biegert is suing the city of Green Bay, its former police chief and 12 officers. The lawsuit alleges Joseph Biegert was "unlawfully subjected to excessive f


CONSUMER ALERT: De Pere company recalls yellow cheese curds

BROWN COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - A De Pere company has recalled yellow cheese curds that may not be adequately pasteurized. Scray's Cheese Company voluntarily recalled the lot of curds that were sold in convenience stores in Northeast Wisconsin. The issue: unpasteurized milk can be contaminated by bacte


Uber driver accused of following woman into home, sexually assaulting her

An Uber driver is accused of sexually assaulting a woman he drove home from a bar in Milwaukee. The woman said he picked her up on Old World Third Street and then followed her into her house. At bar time, the 23-year-old woman knew she couldn't drive home because she'd had too much to drink and to


Police: Appleton man, 32, arrested after firing shots on city's south side

APPLETON - A 32-year-old man has been arrested for firing at least six gunshots outside of an apartment complex Thursday afternoon on the south side of Appleton, police said. Police responded to multiple reports of a physical altercation that escalated into gunshots shortly after 2 p.m., police said


Family of man shot by Green Bay Police files federal lawsuit

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) - The family of a man shot and killed by Green Bay Police three years ago have filed a federal civil rights complaint against the City of Green Bay and members of the Green Bay Police Department. On February 24, 2015, police were called to Joseph Biegert's apartment on Plymou


Cops and blotters for March 17: Jewelry heist and a burning BMW

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Police and fire calls in and around Brown County in the past week: March 9: The De Pere Fire Department responded to a fire out at Expera, 200 Main Ave., in building No. 2, at 1:05 p.m. March 9. The fire was caused by an electrical transformer shorting out. The fi