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Brown Co. Will Have Referendum On Support For Medical Marijuana, Not Recreational

GREEN BAY, Wis. - The Brown County Board of supervisors voted on Wednesday to allow a referendum question on support for medical marijuana, but not recreational marijuana, on the November ballot.


Overnight chase ends in crash in Green Bay

The chase ended on Marquette Avenue, just off west Mason, when officers bumped the SUV with a squad car, forcing the driver to crash and stop.


City of Green Bay buys house hit twice by cars

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) -Soon there will be new life breathed into a now empty lot along 9th Street on Green Bay's west side.On April 7, the home that once occupied that lot was hit by a car that was going about 90 miles per hour.“My daughter and I were napping on the couch, just a normal afternoon,


Green Bay Man Allegedly Kidnapped, Sexually Assaulted Former Fiancee

According to the criminal complaint, Hughes reportedly grabbed the 35-year-old woman as she got off a bus on May 26th. He then allegedly kept her in a motel room for two weeks, where police say he regularly abused and sexually assaulted her.


Three-year-old seriously injured after falling out of moving vehicle

The sheriff’s office was assisted by Iola Ambulance, Ogdensburg Fire, Ogdensburg/ St. Lawrence First Responders, Gold Cross Ambulance and ThedaStar Air Ambulance at the scene.


Bullet holes found in Green Bay home

The police department received a call for shots fired at 4:27 a.m. Sunday morning in the area of North Ashland Avenue and Garden Street, said Lt. Tom Buchmann.No one was in the area when officers arrived, Buchmann said.“Yesterday at 7:37 p.m. some residents of a house in the 700 block of Phoebe Stre


Oconto court: Skipped drug sentencing gets woman gets extra year in prison

“I can assume the heroin had a heck of a grip on you, and that somehow you thought life would go on and you (would) see no consequences from not arriving on your court date, on which I trusted you with a cash bond to be here, and you blew me off,” the judge said. “I don’t like that.”


Green Bay City Council: Shipyard borrowing OK'd, mayoral raise up for discussion

Butthe Bullfrogs pulled out in Februaryafter citing delays and protracted disagreements, and announced plans to move to Ashwaubenon, where a$10 million stadium will be built by 2019.


Developing a Community Solution: Langlade County’s Response to Illicit Drug Abuse

The public is cordially invited to attend a community-wide gathering on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at the White Lake School Commons.


Community gardens in full bloom

Shawano residents who may not have the space, soil or gardening know-how have the opportunity to foster their green thumbs through community gardening programs, such as the one adjacent to Zion Lutheran Church or the one administered through the city, with plots located off of West Lieg Avenue and W


Police: Couple found dead in Kimberly home were shot

By:Associated PressSee AlsoDeaths of man, woman investigated in KimberlyKIMBERLY, Wis. (AP) — Police say a couple found dead in a house in Kimberly were shot.Authorities on Tuesday identified the man and woman as 42-year-old Gregory Colon and 38-year-old Laurie Colon.Preliminary autopsy results show

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Walker says he never had meeting with accused Russian agent

APPLETON, Wis. (WBAY) -Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker answered questions Wednesday about photos that surfaced showing him posing with an alleged Russia agent at an National Rifle Association event.Walker toured Werner Electric Supply to see the company's new manufacturing worker training program.The go


City Council Votes on Mayoral Raise, Shipyard Project and Other Issues

GREEN BAY, Wis. - The city council has spoken on several issues from funding for the shipyard project, to approving an increase in the mayor's salary.


Video of woman riding bicycle into open bridge span

In the footage, the gates begin to come down, along with flashing lights, clearly warning those approaching to stop.


Green Bay man charged with kidnapping woman, holding her at motel

BROWN COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) -A Green Bay man accused of abducting a woman and holding her at a motel for several days is facing several felony charges with domestic violence enhancers.Tony Curtis Hughes, 32, was charged in June. He's scheduled to make a court appearance Tuesday.A criminal complaint ob


Bill picks 10 cars he'd want at the Iola Old Car Show

But since everything at the 46th annual Iola Old Car Show in Iola, Wisconsin is super-sized — more than 2,500 show cars, 4,200 swap spaces and 1,000 car corral spaces — it was too difficult to narrow the field down to just six cars.


Child, 3, injured after falling from moving vehicle in Waupaca County

OGDENSBURG, Wis. (WSAW) --The Waupaca County Sheriff's Department reports a 3-year-old child was seriously injured Sunday afternoon after falling from a moving vehicle.According to a news release, the child was transported by air ambulance.The incident occurred on private property in the Township of


Shawano police complete their investigation into fatal accident

Shawano police have completed their end of an investigation into the motorcycle crash Sunday that took the life of 31-year-old Justin Kleczka of Shawano, but toxicology results and a full accident scene reconstruction are still pending from other agencies, according to Police Chief Dan Mauel.


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.


Ho-Chunk Gaming Wittenberg Holds Grand Opening

WITTENBERG, WISCONSIN – Ho-Chunk Gaming Wittenberg, the area’s premier entertainment and lodging destination, announced its Grand Opening Celebration which was held on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Guests were cordially invited to attend the momentous occasion and to partake in the festivities.