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Algoma 56, Green Bay West 49
Appleton East 55, Freedom 50
Aquinas 82, Chippewa Falls 45
Badger 74, Kenosha Bradford 62
Beaver Dam 81, Fort Atkinson 18
Benton 80, Juda 27
Big Foot 52, Brodhead 26
Bonduel 36, Roncalli ...
Still not enough votes for Kimberly-Clark tax break bill
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Supporters of a $100 million incentive bill designed to keep open a Kimberly-Clark Corp. plant in northeastern Wisconsin argued Wednesday that taking no action would be devastating for the Appleton area and the entire state, though they remain short of the votes they ...
Wisconsin refugee works to reunite with his family
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A Congolese refugee who resettled in Wisconsin is working to reunite with his family.
Heritier Muhorana, 33, of Appleton has been working with World Relief Fox Valley in an effort to bring his family to the U.S.,
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A $100 million tax break bill designed to keep paper products giant Kimberly-Clark Corp. from closing an Appleton-area plant will get a public hearing in the Legislature, but approval remains uncertain.
The Assembly passed the bill earlier this year but it stalled in ...
GRAND CHUTE, Wis. (AP) — In an era of shrinking brick-and-mortar retail stores and growing online shopping, why would one guy decide to tear down an old factory and put up his own 100,000-square-foot store?
And, why would he invest $45 million and three years of planning to develop a ...
Bay Port 31, Appleton North 21
Fond du Lac 28, Arrowhead 22
Franklin 34, Mukwonago 7
Kimberly 7, Neenah 3
Marquette University 41, Kenosha Indian Trail 17
Muskego 56, Kettle Moraine 20
Racine Horlick ...
Pulaski 23, Menomonie 21
Luck 70, Florence 42
Newman Catholic 61, Gibraltar 46
Sevastopol 48, Oakfield 0
Appleton North 55, Hudson 19
Arrowhead 63, Verona Area 21
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man has been sentenced to 22 years in prison after being convicted of spiking his pregnant girlfriend’s drink with an abortion-inducing drug.
Forty-five-year-old Manishkumar Patel was convicted in August of attempted first-degree intentional homicide of an ...
Abbotsford 49, Athens 6
Adams-Friendship 35, Westfield Area 0
Almond-Bancroft 34, Pittsville 7
Amherst 35, Pacelli 8
Appleton North 44, Appleton West 0
Arcadia 32, Black River Falls 7
Arrowhead 41, Mukwonago 28
Ashland 28, ...
400 from Appleton guard unit deploying to Afghanistan
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — Nearly 400 National Guard soldiers from an Appleton-based unit are being deployed to Afghanistan.
The 2nd Battalion, 127th Infantry will be providing security for coalition forces operating in the region. They’ll train, advise and assist Afghan security ...
Pamperin Park LARPers ‘really are a bunch of misfits’
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — On any other day at the park, one might expect to see flowers or hear the babbling of a creek.
But Saturdays at Pamperin Park are transformed into something different, with people in colorful garb wielding homemade, padded swords and shields and casting ...
Abbotsford 41, Greenwood 14
Almond-Bancroft 35, Rosholt 0
Amherst 21, Bonduel 13
Appleton East 14, Appleton West 7, 2OT
Appleton North 41, Kaukauna 23
Arrowhead 35, Oconomowoc 28
Ashland 46, Northland Pines 6
Ashwaubenon 13, ...
Abbotsford 41, Assumption 6
Adams-Friendship 14, Wisconsin Dells 6
Almond-Bancroft 42, Blair-Taylor 7
Amery 14, Osceola 7
Amherst 48, Weyauwega-Fremont 8
Antigo 24, Rhinelander 13
Appleton North 47, Appleton East 7
Arcadia 6, Viroqua ...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin school district’s decision to ban shared snacks in the classroom has received mixed responses from parents and students.
Appleton Area School District’s new rule puts an end to shared birthday treats and classroom potlucks, the
Abbotsford 41, Thorp 0
Adams-Friendship 27, Columbus 20
Algoma 19, Oconto 14
Almond-Bancroft 32, Pardeeville 0
Amherst 31, Shiocton 7
Antigo 28, Lakeland 13
Appleton North 56, Stevens Point 36
Appleton West 49, Oshkosh North ...
- Wisconsin State JournalWIAA football playoffs: First-round pairings released by WIAAOctober 14, 2018
- Wisconsin State JournalWIAA state football: Complete listing of playoff qualifiersOctober 13, 2018
- Wisconsin State JournalPrep girls swimming: Middleton, Madison Edgewood listed at top of state coaches' team rankingsSeptember 21, 2018
- Wisconsin State JournalMadison area prep results from Saturday, September 15, 2018September 16, 2018
- Watertown Daily TimesWatertown tennis team 2nd at Appleton West invitationalSeptember 11, 2018
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — The nearly 50 still-standing Guinness World Records in Wisconsin have included some unusual accomplishments from gravy chugging to fire-eating.
Wisconsin has been the site of 15 wacky record-breaking achievements officially recognized by the Guinness World Records, ...
Almond-Bancroft 41, Wild Rose 0
Amery 34, Prescott 14
Amherst 42, Wittenberg-Birnamwood 0
Appleton West 35, Wausau West 24, 4OT
Arcadia 21, Dodgeville 7
Athens 42, Thorp 6
Baldwin-Woodville 9, New Richmond 7
Bangor 43, Royall ...
Abbotsford 30, Gilman 6
Almond-Bancroft 44, Rio 6
Appleton East 20, Oshkosh North 6
Arcadia 56, Whitehall 7
Ashland 38, Hurley 14
Athens 40, Augusta 22
Bangor 28, Loyal 6
Beaver Dam 61, Fort Atkinson 8
Belleville 46, Parkview ...
TORONTO (AP) — Adam Jones stepped to the plate in the first inning, saw a familiar face behind the plate and gave the Toronto catcher a warm, welcoming thump.
Quite an unlikely reunion, indeed.
“It was cool,” Blue Jays rookie Danny Jansen said Tuesday. “He hit me on the chest and ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The operator of a commercial cleaning business in Appleton has pleaded guilty to federal tax fraud.
The U.S. attorney’s office says Ultimate Cleaning Limited manager and operator Kurt Van Voorhis failed to pay more than $200,000 in payroll taxes to the IRS over a 4 ...
Abbotsford 78, Crandon 0
Amery 47, Barron 16
Amherst 34, Merrill 3
Appleton North 55, D.C. Everest 0
Belleville 69, Elcho/White Lake 0
Berlin 35, Antigo 14
Blair-Taylor 27, Luther 19
Bloomer 50, Somerset 19
Bonduel 27, Coleman ...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A man accused of sex trafficking in nine states is jailed in eastern Wisconsin.
Investigators say they have evidence 39-year-old Glenwood Brown was prostituting women across the country for years, including two in the Fox Valley.
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man accused of spiking his pregnant girlfriend’s drink with an abortion-inducing drug has been convicted of attempted first-degree intentional homicide of an unborn child.
Forty-five-year Manishkumar Patel faces a maximum sentence 60 years in prison as a ...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — The Appleton School District has adopted Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a school holiday.
In a unanimous vote Monday night, the board decided not to hold school on the third Monday in January. The federally-recognized holiday marks the birthday of civil rights icon ...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — The City of Appleton has approved a funding plan for a $30 million Fox Valley indoor sports complex.
The project will be funded by hotel room tax revenue in the Fox Cities. Appleton was the last of ten communities to sign off on the funding.
Grand Chute ...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin mother who admitted she couldn’t remember when she last fed or cleaned her severely disabled 13-year-old daughter has been charged with child neglect in the teen’s death.
Outagamie County District Attorney Melinda Tempelis said in court Monday that Brianna ...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — An Appleton mother has been arrested in the death of her special needs daughter.
Police say they are recommending a charge of neglect resulting in death against the 37-year woman. WLUK-TV reports investigators say the 13-year-old girl was not receiving the necessary ...
APPPLETON, Wis. (AP) — Thirty-two Army Reserve soldiers from the Appleton area are deploying to Kuwait.
The soldiers from the 395th Ordnance Company in Appleton were given a send-off Friday. The company will head to Kuwait after a stop at Fort Hood, Texas, and they will be on a nine to 10 ...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A prosecutor says no charges will be filed against five Appleton police officers involved in a man’s deadly shooting earlier this month.
Outagamie County District Attorney Melinda Tempelis said Friday the man had pointed a shotgun toward officers and urged them to ...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — Appleton Police have identified five officers involved in a deadly shooting, as well as the man who was killed.
Police say 50-year-old David J. Robinson died at the scene Monday after he confronted officers with a shotgun. Results of an autopsy have not been ...
TOWN OF CLAYTON, Wis. (AP) — Sheriff’s officials in Winnebago County have identified two people whose remains were found after firefighters extinguished a house fire in the Town of Clayton a week ago.
They are 27-year-old Ashley Mielke of Appleton and 36-year-old Jeremy Wallenfang of ...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — Police officers shot and killed a man who they say confronted them with a shotgun outside a residence in Appleton.
Sgt. Dave Lund tells
SHIOCTON, Wis. (AP) — Searchers have found the body of a missing kayaker in the Embarrass River north of Shiocton.
The Appleton Police Department got a report of a missing person at 6:20 a.m. Saturday and learned an Appleton man that had gone kayaking the day before had not ...
Middleton girls soccer team turns its late start into a great start
The Middleton girls soccer team finally got the chance to forget about the snow and play a couple of games this weekend — and the state’s seventh-ranked team won both games by shutout.
Middleton (2-0-0) earned a 4-0 victory over Wauwatosa West on Saturday as part of the Cardinal ...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — Lawrence University is close to reaching a level of endowment that would allow it to cover tuition and fees for students who can’t afford the school’s tuition.
Tuition for the 2018-19 academic year at the Appleton university will cost almost $58,000,
MADISON — A Madison man stipulated Tuesday in federal court to the Sept. 21 armed robbery of Bank Mutual in downtown Portage.
Kenny Furdge, 24, pleaded guilty Tuesday to the Oct. 17 armed robbery of a Stoughton bank and his plea agreement included a stipulation to his robbing the Portage ...
TRACK AND FIELD
Oshkosh Lourdes Invitational at UW-Oshkosh, 5 p.m. (Appleton East, Appleton North, Ashwaubenon, Bay Port, Beaver Dam, Cedarburg, De Pere, Fond du Lac, Green Bay East, Green Bay Preble, Green Bay Southwest, Green Bay West, Hartford, Kaukauna, Kenosha Tremper, Kimberly, ...
Monroe’s Sydney Hilliard named to AP all-state girls basketball first team
Monroe junior guard Sydney Hilliard was named as a first-team selection on The Associated Press all-state state girls basketball team, announced Thursday.
“It’s amazing,” Hilliard said. “Wisconsin has a lot of really good players. I’m happy to hear that.”
Seven area players were ...
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A Fox Valley woman is charged with starting a house fire that killed her developmentally disabled brother.
A criminal complaint filed in Outagamie County Circuit Court charges Dana Nachtrab with first-degree reckless homicide, arson and bail jumping.
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Eau Claire North 55, Appleton West 53
Kimberly 63, Neenah 55
Oshkosh North 90, Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln 68
Stevens Point 76, Oshkosh West 46
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Appleton West 87, Hudson 57
Eau Claire North 72, Superior 59
Kimberly 79, Wausau West 39
Neenah 70, D.C. Everest 55
Oshkosh North 87, Appleton North 48
Oshkosh West 67, Eau Claire ...
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Appleton North 58, Appleton East 40
Kimberly 73, Stevens Point 53
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Arrowhead 47, Waukesha South 31
Bay Port 54, Hamilton 33
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FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A Fond du Lac County judge has sentenced a man charged with killing a young woman nearly three decades ago to the maximum 10 years in prison.
Eighteen-year-old Berit Beck was strangled while travelling from Sturtevant to Appleton in July 1990 on a work-related ...
Contraction and adjustment for the Fox River Valley’s paper industry
APPLETON — The Atlas Paper Co. mill was constructed a year before Thomas Edison created the first commercially viable incandescent light bulb.
Located along the Fox River just a few blocks from Lawrence University and near a portage used by fur trappers decades earlier, the mill was the ...
Kenosha Bradford 58, Destiny 57
Milwaukee Academy of Science 65, Edgerton 58
Mount Horeb 46, Beaver Dam 34
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Stevens Point 76, Eau Claire Memorial 39
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Adams-Friendship 40, Nekoosa 24
Algoma 42, Sturgeon Bay 39
Almond-Bancroft 59, Port Edwards 49
Amherst 52, Shiocton 45
Antigo 54, Northland Pines 46
Appleton West 74, Appleton North 42
Ashwaubenon 78, Sheboygan South 64
The state Senate has approved a controversial bill to roll back state wetlands protections.
The bill, authored by Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke, R-Kaukauna, and Senate President Roger Roth, R-Appleton, allows builders to fill, without a permit, certain wetlands currently protected ...