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"New Dublin" celebrates St. Patrick's Day

NEW LONDON, Wis. - One area in Northeast Wisconsin gets so excited about St. Patrick's Day, the city changes its name for the week. In honor of the Irish holiday, the city of New London becomes New Dublin. New Dublin claims it's the largest St. Patrick's Day parade in the state, full of bagpipe ban

NBC26 - 2018-03-17 22:53:47

New London Police warn of possible tainted candy

NEW LONDON, Wis. - The New London Police Department says it's gotten reports of possibly tainted candy given out during the New Dublin parade. Police say in a Facebook post they have not been able to confirm the candy was tainted. If you notice something suspicious with the candy, please report it

NBC26 - 2018-03-18 03:49:23

Police urge St. Patrick's Day Parade attendees to throw out candy

NEW LONDON, Wis. (WFRV) - Due to multiple reports of illness following eating candy thrown at the New Dublin St. Patrick's Day Parade, New London Police are recommending that anyone who attended the event to throw out their candy. Lisa Buehring took her three sons to the parade. All three started sh

WEAREGREENBAY.COM - 2018-03-19 04:15:26

Brown County sets up refund program for rat traps

BROWN COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - Brown County will reimburse neighborhood associations and some residents for rat traps as the county attempts to contain its rodent problem. The county says $100 will be available per neighborhood association in the City of Green Bay, and $300 will be available for the V


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


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

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

Children experience numbness, redness after eating parade candy

NEW LONDON, WI (WLUK/CNN) - Police in Wisconsin recommend St. Patrick's Day parade-goers throw away their candy after several children experienced numbness on their tongue and cheeks after eating what they thought were Tootsie Rolls. A long-standing tradition in New London, WI, turned from fun to di

WTOL-TV - 2018-03-19 05:06:35

Woman arrested in fatal Deer Creek house fire is sister of victim

APPLETON - The woman arrested Wednesday afternoon in connection with the fatal Deer Creek house fire earlier this week is the sister of the victim, 23-year-old Cody Nachtrab. Dana Nachtrab, 27, was booked into the Outagamie County Jail just before 5 p.m. Wednesday on preliminary charges of arson and


Woman, 62, seriously hurt in two-vehicle crash in Waupaca County

MANAWA - A 62-year-old rural Manawa woman was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon. The crash was reported shortly before 12:30 p.m. on State 161, according to the Waupaca County Sheriff's Office. The woman was facing north at a stop sign at the intersection of State 161 and


Stolen tablet returned to Shawano woman, lost photos of late son recovered

SHAWANO, Wis. (WSAW) -- For most people these days, their entire lives are stored in their phones or tablets, but for one woman in Shawano, her tablet, stolen Thursday, contains the life memories of her son who died a year ago last Sunday. Lorena Parsons is not normally someone who reaches out publi


Green Bay police release name of man whose body was found in East River

Green Bay authorities recover a body from the East River, March 15, 2018. (Photo courtesy of Wendy Fleury) GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- The man whose body was found in the East River Thursday had been reported missing in December, police say. The body of Ryan Riebe, 25, was pulled from the river Thursday aft