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Crews rescue kayakers lost, disoriented in wildlife area, officials say
TOWNSHIP OF MARQUETTE, Wis. - Two kayakers were rescued Saturday afternoon after getting lost and disoriented in a wildlife area in Green Lake County, officials said.
Seven rescued from Beaver Dam Lake
The owner of the boat was Fred Stone of Fox Lake. The boat was reported to have mechanical problems, and the occupant was unable to recover the individuals who were swimming at the time. The boat floated away from the swimmers, and they were unable to reach the boat. No injuries were reported.
Jaw-dropping video: cyclist falls into Menasha bridge opening
MENASHA, Wis. (WBAY) - Video shows a heart-stopping close call for a bicyclist who fell through a gap in a Menasha bridge--and the people who came to the woman's rescue. It happened July 4 after the fireworks in Menasha. Action 2 News just received the video from the Wisconsin Department of Transpo
Two ejected from motorcycle in Highway 45 crash
The driver of the motorcycle, a 35-year-old Lomira man, was headed northbound on Highway 45 which is closed for construction, when he crashed into a large pile of gravel. The motorcycle became airborne and both the driver and his passenger, a 29-year-old Lomira woman, were ejected.
Kayakers rescued in Green Lake County
Township of Marquette, Wis. - Two kayakers were rescued from a marsh in Green Lake County.It happened around 3:21 p.m. on Saturday near Grand River Road in the Township of Marquette.Reports came in about two kayakers in the Grand River Wildlife area who had become disoriented and were stuck in the m
Waupun Police Beat 7-13 to 7-15, 2018
Traffic stop— Friday at 1:11 a.m., police conducted a traffic stop on East Jefferson Street at Carrington Street. A 37-year-old Oshkosh man was cited for operating after suspension.Crash— Friday at 1:19 p.m., police responded to a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash on East Main Street at North Madison Str
Sentencing delayed in Buechel's case
JUNEAU -- The sentencing for a 23-year-old Reeseville man, who was convicted last month in Dodge County Circuit Court of driving under the influence of inhalants when he killed a pedestrian, has been rescheduled for later this month.
Two seriously injured after motorcycle crash in Fremont
TOWN OF FREMONT - Four motorcyclists were hospitalized Saturday after a crash involving two motorcycles on Highway 10 in Fremont.The crash happened just after 11:30 a.m., the Waupaca County Sheriff's Department said in a press release.Two motorcycles were traveling westbound in a hosted ride on High
Two Bodies Found at a Home in Kimberly
Police say, though they monitored the home for several days as a part of their investigation, the presence at the home doesn't imply an active or ongoing threat to the safety of the public.
Lawrence University Student Files Lawsuit in Response to Sexual Assaults
However, Curt Lauderdale, Dean of Students, admitted the University had previously received and were aware of at least three prior reports from other women who had been harassed or assaulted by the same student.
UWO biology grad student investigates beetle brain structure - UW Oshkosh Today
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh biology graduate student Doua Yang, of Green Bay; and assistant biology professor Robert Mitchell received a 2018-2019 Graduate Student/Faculty Collaborative Research Grant.Check out the video of how the two are investigating “Brain Structure as a Novel Indicator of P
Start planning your Oshkosh experience with the 2018 AirVenture app - iPad Pilot News
The world’s largest airshow starts next week in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, with over 10,000 airplanes descending on Wittman Airport for a week of flying demonstrations, new product announcements and plenty of hands-on learning. Right on cue, EAA recently released the2018 AirVenture appfor iOS and Android t
Omro community holds Goat yoga event
OMRO, Wis. -On Saturday at the Omro Community Center, Goat yoga sessions were held.Organizers say it creates a mind and body connection with the animals. They also say they've seen the exercise nationally and on social media.“It's a lot of fun. I think everyone had a good time. We're learning what i
A House Catches on Fire After Being Hit By a Lightning Strike in Fond Du Lac
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2 found dead in Kimberly home
KIMBERLY (WLUK) -- A man and woman were found dead inside a Kimberly home Friday evening, according to the Fox Valley Metro Police Department.The home is on the 300 block of North John Street.Officers say the public isn't in danger, regardless of continued police presence at the home. over the weeke
Fond du Lac Police, other local departments take place in lip sync challenge
"What does the fox say?! Ring, ding ding ding." The Kenosha Police also released video earlier on Friday. It's their take on the popular song 'What Does the Fox Say.' The challenge started with a sheriff's department in Texas last month.
Drivers dealing with slight jump at the pump
According to GasBuddy, the average price of a gallon of gas was $2.72 on Sunday. In the Appleton area, that represented a one-cent jump from a week earlier. In the Green Bay area, the jump was .4 cents.
MISSING TEEN: Police Searching for 13-Year-Old Jada Robinson Martin of Oshkosh
OSHKOSH, Wis. (WFRV) - Late this morning, the Oshkosh Police Department was notified of a missing girl.
4 injured in Waupaca County motorcycle crash
At around 11:34 a.m., the Waupaca County Sheriff's Office was called to the westbound lanes of U.S. Hwy 10 east of State Hwy 49 near Fremont, where two motorcycles, both going west, hit each other.
Oshkosh Corp. expanding to Tennessee, hiring in Oshkosh
The company will open a manufacturing facility at an old John Deere building in Jefferson City, Tenn. Oshkosh plans to install welding and fabrication equipment at the 500,000 square-foot building over the next few months.