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Mold cleaned up at Green Bay Southwest High School  WBAY

A spokeswoman for the Green Bay Area Public School District tells Action 2 News teachers discovered the mold on their first day back at school. That's when it ...

Boys' basketball and student life thriving at Green Bay Southwest

Excitement builds at Green Bay Southwest High School March 6, 2019, as the boys basketball team prepares to play for a spot at state. (WLUK/Justin Steinbrinck).

'Cut loose' from drunk driving: 'Footloose' raising money for SafeRides  WBAY

Green Bay Southwest High School's production of 'Footloose' is raising funds for Brown County SafeRides.

Green Bay's Southwest High School celebrates new auditorium

A Green Bay high school marked a milestone tonight - celebrating the opening of the "Marsch Family Auditorium."

Green Bay Southwest football low on numbers, high on talent  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY – There have been times this season when Green Bay Southwest football co-coach Tim Birr has walked out to practice after a junior varsity game ...

School shooting threat found at Green Bay school  WBAY

Four Green Bay Area Public Schools were put on lockdown Tuesday after the discovery of a written threat about a school shooting, according to the district.

Green Bay schools looking for improved student behavior, fewer suspensions in new school year  Green Bay Press Gazette

New discipline data shows Washington Middle School with the highest number of suspensions.

Brion Hatcher of Green Bay charged with first-degree intentional homicide for January shooting death  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - A Green Bay man was charged Tuesday with first-degree intentional homicide in connection with the Jan. 27 shooting death of another man.

Green Bay schools announce snow day makeup times, new prom dates  WBAY

Green Bay schools have to make up for lost time and ACT testing and canceled proms.

Southwest student charged with punching teacher  Green Bay Press Gazette

Southwest High student charged with punching teacher over supposed joke.

State report cards: Green Bay schools meet state's expectations on yearly report card  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY -The Green Bay School District is among 152 public school districts that met expectations during the 2017-18 school year on the state report card.

What business does Green Bay miss most? Readers weigh in on the top 10  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - Combine cheap burgers, cheese curds, frozen custard on hot summer days and a high school student workforce and you've got the most missed ...

From Australia to Green Bay, family moves to help autistic son with one-of-a-kind school  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY — Joe and Susan Bashta traveled all the way from Australia for something they could find only in Green Bay. It was an autism school, the like of ...

Retired Green Bay teacher's Cheap Trick backstage moment was 30 years in the making  Green Bay Press Gazette

Retired Green Bay teacher Roxann Nys never made her backstage date with Cheap Trick in 1988, but a former student made sure it happened on Saturday.

Green Bay mayor race: Q&A with candidate Eric Genrich  Green Bay Press Gazette

Eric Genrich represents the city of Green Bay in the state Assembly.

Oconto, Suring, Gillett, Pulaski districts earn 4 stars on state report cards  Green Bay Press Gazette

OCONTO – Half of the eight school districts that serve students residing in Oconto County achieved “Exceeds Expectations” in the 2017-18 school report cards ...

Man stabbed, hospitalized in possible retaliation for beating earlier in the day  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - A 46-year-old man was hospitalized Wednesday after he was stabbed during a confrontation that police believe stemmed for a fight earlier in the ...

Fireworks, improv, a cherry: 5 ways to celebrate New Year's Eve in Green Bay and beyond  Green Bay Press Gazette

Here are some activities for you and your family to enjoy on New Year's Eve.

Green Bay mayor race: Q&A with candidate Patrick Evans  Green Bay Press Gazette

Patrick Evans is a life-long Green Bay resident with a business background in banking and finance. He has been a member of the Brown County Board for 17 ...

Green Bay domestic abuse agency faces funding struggles as government shutdown continues  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - A Green Bay area domestic abuse agency was racing against the clock Thursday to file for federal funding to support its operations before the ...

Leo Frigo bridge in Green Bay shut down after crash involving more than 30 vehicles, 8 injured  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - A crash involving more than 30 vehicles injured eight people Tuesday morning and shut down the Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge on Interstate 43 for ...

League soccer to kick it at Capital Credit Union Park beginning in 2019  Green Bay Press Gazette

The new home of Northwoods League baseball will also be the home of Green Bay's new USL League 2 soccer team.

Green Bay mayor race: Q&A with candidate Nick Mortensen  Green Bay Press Gazette

Nick Mortensen, a political newcomer, is a lifelong Green Bay resident and currently works for Jones Sign Company.

Shawn Gray pleads guilty in pregnant woman's 2017 heroin overdose death  Green Bay Press Gazette

Shawn Gray pleaded guilty in the death of Jennifer Skeen Tuesday in Brown County Circuit Court.

Green Bay woman charged in connection to overdose death of Todd Zachowski of Wrightstown  Green Bay Press Gazette

Colleen M. Sweeney Pratt, 54, is charged with delivery of heroin in connection to the overdose death of Todd Zachoski of Wrightstown.

Tuesday's boys prep sports results  Green Bay Press Gazette

Green Bay-area boys prep athletes were in action on Tuesday.

Gov. Tony Evers' proposal for drivers permits for undocumented immigrants welcomed by some  Green Bay Press Gazette

Brown, Door and Kewaunee officials weigh in on Gov. Tony Evers' driver's permit proposal.

Column: He tried speaking out about priest abuse in Catholic church. Now he's shouting about it.  Green Bay Press Gazette

Jason Jerry, who runs a news blog in Green Bay, can be confrontational as he tries to speak out about abuses by Catholic priests.

Man who sued Bears wants to hold authority to account  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY – Russell Beckman believes right is right, even when it turns team colors into a constitutional question. Beckman, who sued the Chicago Bears for ...

Jonathon Tubby shooting death: New information emerges, but key questions still unanswered  Green Bay Press Gazette

A Green Bay police bullet killed Jonathan Tubby at Brown County Jail Oct. 19. There may be video evidence. Autopsy, toxicology results are incomplete.

Kewaunee man indicted on federal child pornography charges  Green Bay Press Gazette

He faces two counts of distribution and one count of possession of child pornography.

Assembly Republicans call on Tony Evers for more funding for prosecutors, public defenders  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - Republicans in the Wisconsin Assembly on Monday called for increased staffing for prosecutors, higher pay for public defenders and assistant ...

SNAP accuses diocese of concealing names of additional offending priests  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY – An activist group for victims of priest abuse is claiming the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay remains in cover-up mode despite Thursday's release ...

1 injured in oxygen tank detonation; part of downtown Green Bay apartment building evacuated  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY – A fire forced the partial evacuation of a downtown Green Bay apartment building Friday morning after a resident's oxygen tank detonated.

Green Bay West tennis has 'really bright future' thanks to senior class  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY – Tounyia Vang never took tennis lessons growing up or even seriously played the sport when he arrived at Green Bay West four years ago.

New Baird Elementary School taking shape; additional construction projects on schedule  Green Bay Press Gazette

Ground broke on the new Baird Elementary School earlier this year.

Green Bay Packers used banners instead of flag before, but won't do it again  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY – The Green Bay Packers' use of a patriotic banner instead of an American flag during the national anthem Sunday had social media all atwitter.

United Way campaign update: Struggles to reach fundraising goal could result in program cuts  Green Bay Press Gazette

Funding for programs to aid vulnerable and low income families and community members are at risk in Door County.

Police searching for girl after attempted stabbing near Lambeau Field  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - Police are searching for information about a girl and her father after a 17-year-old man attempted to stab the girl near Lambeau Field Sunday.

Most Oconto area students have Thanksgiving week off | Community briefs  Green Bay Press Gazette

Programs planned at Bond Center for next week include Turkey Day Workout, youth swimming, and more.

Traveling Back: 25 years ago, residents buried under record snowfall  Green Bay Press Gazette

Traveling Back: 25 years ago, snowfall in Sturgeon Bay reached 58 inches for the season, a level not seen since 1909.

Employees in Van Den Heuvel's fraudulent enterprise set for sentencing in federal court  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY — Two employees of De Pere businessman Ronald Van Den Heuvel will be sentenced in 2019 for their role in a scheme to defraud a state ...

Wisconsin Elections: Door County election results  Green Bay Press Gazette

Rundown of the main races in Door County election coverage.

Marijuana: Green Bay could join trend among Wisconsin cities  Green Bay Press Gazette

Green Bay's Protection and Policy Committee want more data before deciding whether to cut municipal fines for possessing small amounts of marijuana.

Plan for new national park includes Door County's northern islands  Green Bay Press Gazette

Plan for a new national park, Grand Traverse Island, includes Door County's five northern islands along with islands along Michigan coast.

Study underway to determine if Door County's Potawatomi Tower is repairable  Green Bay Press Gazette

STURGEON BAY - A local group is looking into the possibility of saving the iconic Potawatomi State Park wooden observation tower, which has been closed to ...

Foxconn in Green Bay: What would it mean to downtown and how would it shape the economy?  Green Bay Press Gazette

The company's plans for Green Bay could create an economic "ripple effect" that has implications for restaurants, hospitality services and housing.

Terrific Teacher: Brandon Rockstroh

Southwest High School in Green Bay is celebrating its 50th year of musicals this fall with a world premiere written by this month's Terrific Teacher, Choral ...

Brown County library branches in Denmark, Green Bay trapped by conflicting laws, security concerns  Green Bay Press Gazette

Sex-offenders' rights, new school security system forcing Brown County Library Board to make sudden changes at Denmark Branch: 'Someone could sue us.'

Stock the Shelves: Volunteers band together to drive food pantry success  Green Bay Press Gazette

USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin's annual Stock the Shelves campaign runs through Nov. 11. This year's goal is to raise $325,000 statewide.

NE Wisconsin High School Musical Theater Awards Nominees Announced

NORTHEAST WISCONSIN. (WFRV) - 17 local high schools have participated in the Center Stage High School Musical Theater Awards program throughout the ...

Green Bay schools struggle with disproportionate suspensions of black students  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - Black students in the Green Bay School District have been suspended at a rate five times greater than white students and four times more than ...

Kangaroo killed in Shawano County hit-and-run after hopping fence at owners' home  Green Bay Press Gazette

A kangaroo has died after it hopped away from its Shawano County home over the weekend and was hit by a truck Tuesday night. The driver then fled.

Kewaunee County Toys for Tots taking registrations to receive holiday gifts  Green Bay Press Gazette

KEWAUNEE COUNTY - Registration is being held the next three Saturdays only for county residents ages 16 and younger to receive holiday gifts in this year's ...

Two sentenced in Oconto Co. for meth possession  Green Bay Press Gazette

The following defendants were recently sentenced in Oconto County Circuit Court by the Hon. Michael T. Judge or the Hon. Jay N. Conley. Felony counts ...

Pingpong ball drop returns to Sister Bay Fall Fest, but dropping method remains a mystery  Green Bay Press Gazette

SISTER BAY - Something old is something new, and likely very popular once again, at this weekend's annual Sister Bay Fall Fest. Back after a two-fest absence ...

Barron sheriff: Investigators looking into purported letter from Jake Patterson  Green Bay Press Gazette

BARRON - Officials are looking into a letter purported to be from Jake Patterson, the man prosecutors say kidnapped 13-year-old Jayme Closs and murdered ...

Friday's boys prep sports results  Green Bay Press Gazette

Green Bay-area boys prep athletes were in action Friday.

Little Suamico man hurt in Christmas Day crash, 9 crashes reported on Dec. 27  Green Bay Press Gazette

Seven traffic citations were issued on Jan. 4 , in addition to five on Dec. 26 and Jan. 6.

Bob Skoronski, Packers Hall of Fame tackle, dead at 84  Green Bay Press Gazette

MIDDLETON – Bob Skoronski, a highly-regarded left tackle and offensive captain of the Lombardi era Green Bay Packers, died Oct. 30 of Alzheimer's disease.

De Pere voters approve funding to operate two aquatic centers in city  Green Bay Press Gazette

Voters in De Pere broadly supported a referendum that provides funding to convert the city's pools to mini aquatic centers.

Green Bay couple welcomes newborn son, the first local baby of 2019  Green Bay Press Gazette

Zayne Tistus Chang was born to Alee Her and Ryoji Chang shortly after 4 a.m. at Aurora BayCare Medical Center.

Sounds of the Season: GB Southwest High School Chamber Orchestra

GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- The Green Bay Southwest High School Chamber Orchestra joined us for Sounds of the Season.They are directed by Sara Baye.

Oconto woman cited for two accidents an hour apart  Green Bay Press Gazette

An Oconto woman allegedly involved in a hit-and-run crash in the city of Oconto was arrested an hour later after her car was found in the ditch outside the city on ...

Timeline: The life of Jake Patterson, leading to double homicide, abduction charges  Green Bay Press Gazette

Jake Patterson, 21, was arrested on kidnapping and first degree murder charges after Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs was found alive. (Photo: Barron County ...

Battered by an abusive boyfriend, woman regains her strength with the help of two programs  Green Bay Press Gazette

Counseled by Salvation Army, housed through EPH, woman now stands up to abusive boyfriend.

Precautionary lockdown lifted at Green Bay schools

GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- Three schools on Green Bay's west side were locked down for about an hour Tuesday.Green Bay police say Kennedy and MacArthur ...

Where'd that come from? Large Dutch ship draws attention on Fox River in downtown Green Bay  Green Bay Press Gazette

The MV Arubaborg is delivering pulp, and newspaper rolls to KK Integrated Logistics. It's one of the first deliveries of it's kind in almost a decade.

Oconto County Sheriff blotter: 12 crashes, 5 deer mishaps on Nov. 29  Green Bay Press Gazette

Information on the following incidents was taken from incident reports and accident reports compiled and prepared by the Oconto County Sheriff's Office.

Door County food truck owners plan to sue town of Gibraltar  Green Bay Press Gazette

GIBRALTAR - Kevin Howard sighs a lot when asked about suing the town of Gibraltar. The fact that the town bans food trucks "is kind of ridiculous," he said.

County board votes against placing marijuana questions on ballot  Green Bay Press Gazette

This week, the majority of the Door County Board of Supervisors voted against placing a pair of cannabis questions on the April 2019 ballot. One of the questions ...

Love Life Ministry in need of a new home program that benefits low-income families  Green Bay Press Gazette

Love Life Ministry is in search of a new space for its program that serves low-income families by Sept. 1.

Three people arrested, Nov. 8-14 | Oconto Police  Green Bay Press Gazette

Oconto Police provided information on the following complaints or incidents, first reported at the time listed, to which it responded.

Oneida celebrates life of Rose Skenandore Kerstetter WWII vet and potter  Green Bay Press Gazette

The oldest veteran on the Oneida Reservation celebrated 100 on Wednesday.

School buses in two districts have crashes | Oconto County Sheriff  Green Bay Press Gazette

Several thefts were reported in Oconto County Sept. 19-24.

Got $8.55 million? Another Door County resort is for sale  Green Bay Press Gazette

SISTER BAY - Enjoy watching the sunset over the bay? Got a spare $8.55 million? If so, you could buy one of Door County's premiere resort sites, featuring a ...

Door County parents unite to start new nonprofit child care center  Green Bay Press Gazette

Children of Hope will be a nonprofit child care center to meet need for affordable, quality child care in Door County.

Arena demo to make way for $93M expo center  Daily Reporter

A rendering shows the planned $93 million Brown County Expo Center. To make room for the center, crews plan to start in May knocking down the existing ...

Green Bay refuses to compensate families whose homes were damaged by water main break  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - City officials have decided not to compensate residents whose homes were damaged in a February water main break, raising the prospect of a ...

Thursday's girls prep sports results  Green Bay Press Gazette

FOX RIVER CLASSIC CONFERENCE. HOWARD - Jenna Cuene of Notre Dame won the conference title in 18:50, while Pulaski ran to the team championship ...

Green Bay girls lacrosse team helps increase popularity  Green Bay Press Gazette

A Green Bay-area girls varsity lacrosse team is helping to grow popularity of the sport.

Help with special assessments, Green Bay sidewalk improvement proposed | Agenda  Green Bay Press Gazette

Here's a rundown of notable local government news in Green Bay this week.

Want free Dunkin' Donuts for a year? Here's how you can win  Green Bay Press Gazette

Dunkin' Donuts will hold a grand opening for its third Green Bay area store that includes a free donuts for a year giveaway.

Green Bay Schools boundary group to hear County, city population growth projections  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - A citizen group tasked with reviewing school attendance boundaries for the Green Bay School District is scheduled to hear from county and city ...

Former Kimberly-Clark employee sentenced to 3 years for embezzling $1.7 million  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - Former Kimberly-Clark employee Daniel Kersten will spend three years in prison for his role in a scheme to steal more than $1.7 million from the ...

Aldo Leopold middle school teacher will not be transferred to new school  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - An Aldo Leopold teacher who recently returned from administrative leave will continue to serve as a middle school teacher at Aldo Leopold ...

Donations sought for Door County soldiers deployed along Mexican border at Christmas  Green Bay Press Gazette

When soldiers learn deployment at Mexican border is extended & they won't be home for Christmas, Sturgeon Bay's Adopt-A-Soldier leaps into action.

Green Bay man's involvement in heroin death means mandatory life sentence  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY — A Green Bay man who was dealing with “baseball-sized quantities of heroin” and provided the drug that killed Jason Vogels in September will ...

Man shot on Green Bay's east side expected to survive, shooter still at large  Green Bay Press Gazette

A man was shot in the abdomen Tuesday on Green Bay's east side.

Coffee, tea and curiosity: New Green Bay cafe opens above Brown Co. Library  Green Bay Press Gazette

A coworking space on the third floor of the library building has added a cafe that's open to the public.

Murder victim Nicole Vanderheyden's boyfriend gets plea deal in case involving her sister  Green Bay Press Gazette

Detrie, murder victim's boyfriend, gets deferred judgment in his domestic abuse case involving victim's sister.

3-year-old who nearly drowned in a pool meets the people who saved his life  Green Bay Press Gazette

Calyx Harnowski, 3, nearly drowned July 1 during family pool party. On Tuesday, he got to meet his rescuers.

Five boys arrested in Green Bay carjacking, accused of beating cab driver and stealing van  Green Bay Press Gazette

Teens beat, kicked, choked cab driver before stealing her money and cab.

Door County drowning victim identified  Green Bay Press Gazette

LIBERTY GROVE - Jose Ortiz of Chicago died from drowning after he was reported missing Saturday while swimming with friends at Sand Bay Park in the town ...

Center Stage High School Musical Theater Awards: The nominees are ...  Appleton Post Crescent

APPLETON - The Center Stage High School Musical Theater Awards showcase is back for another go-round in Appleton this month, and with it comes another ...

First Class: UW-Green Bay and MCW Green Bay grad can't wait to begin 'paying it forward' in her hometown  UWGB

“Surreal” and “emotional” are words used by newly titled, Dr. Julia Shariff '15 (Human Biology and Spanish) as she described her graduation ceremony from the ...

Bay Port basketball thrives under the spotlight  Green Bay Press Gazette

The Bay Port boys basketball team has started 6-0 this season.

Man who led Brown Co. police on a nearly 30-mile car chase now charged  Green Bay Press Gazette

Dale Wied was arrested for drunken driving July 2 and leading police on a nearly 30-mile chase. Wied allegedly side swiped a squad car in the process.

Simple act of friendship helps quiet student find his voice  WBAY

Musa Abdikadir was once a shy, quiet sophomore, until a group of senior football players at Green Bay's Southwest High School took him under their wing.

Meet the candidates: Paul Boucher for Green Bay school board  Green Bay Press Gazette

Six candidates are vying for three seats on the Green Bay school board.

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