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TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
(Pub. Sept. 28, Oct. 5 and 12, 2016)STATE OF WISCONSIN CIRCUIT COURT PIERCE COUNTY
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 10/3/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/29/16 Special Highway Committee Meeting
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 10/3/16 Town Board Meeting
Gerald A. Olson, 80
Irma J. Helmueller, 89
Shirley M. Bemis, 91
Dr. Gary A. Palmquist, 62
LeRoy Edson Burgess, 96
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit to investigate King Veterans Home
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October 27, 2009
Wisconsinites plan how to welcome Favre back to Green Bay on Sunday
Wisconsinites have no shortage of ideas on how to welcome Brett Favre back to Green Bay on Sunday, when he plays for the Vikings. The mayor's office asked for "tasteful" suggestions earlier this month, and about 1,600 people have e-mailed their ideas. The top-four will be announced...
October 27, 2009 - 9:19am
October 20, 2009
Green Bay's mayor looks for ways to welcome Favre back to Titletown
How would you welcome Brett Favre back to Green Bay? Mayor Jim Schmitt says he's looking for what he calls "tasteful" ideas to welcome the former Packers' quarterback, when Favre and his Minnesota Vikings play at Lambeau Field on Nov. 1. The City of Green Bay's Web site is taking...
October 20, 2009 - 9:00am
August 27, 2009
Large crowds rally in Green Bay and Madison on national health care
The debate on national health care reform was heard loud and clear at two large events in Wisconsin last night. More than 1,700 opponents of the current House reform package attended a discussion in Middleton, held by the conservative Americans for Prosperity. And around 450 supporters...
August 27, 2009 - 9:01am
August 7, 2009
Green Bay Internet firearms dealer sold accessosries to Pittsburgh shooter
An Internet firearms dealer from Green Bay sold accessories to the man who opened fire at a Pittsburgh health club on Tuesday night. Eric Thompson of TGSCOM told the Green Bay Press-Gazette that he sold a Mag-loader and a factory magazine to George Sodini, 48. But he denied a...
August 7, 2009 - 9:14am
July 29, 2009
Favre's retirement puts dent in Green Bay's economy
Brett Favre has put at least a small dent in Green Bay's economy. His decision to stay retired means he won't come back to Lambeau Field in a Minnesota Vikings' uniform on Nov. 1. And that means ticket brokers won't get the $300 a seat they were talking about earlier. Dennis Garrity...
July 29, 2009 - 9:00am
Emerald ash borer discovered in Green Bay
Foresters in northeast Wisconsin will meet today to talk about the latest discovery of the tree-killing emerald ash borer. An infected beetle was found in Green Bay on the east bank of the Fox River in one of the 7,000 traps set around the state earlier this summer. A lab in Michigan...
July 29, 2009 - 7:59am
July 1, 2009
College program for poor families expands to Eau Claire campus
GREEN BAY -- A program aimed at getting kids from low income families interested in college is expanding. The program exposes kids to college life and mentors them in the hopes they'll return someday as university freshmen. The Phuture Phoenix program began at UW-Green Bay....
July 1, 2009 - 11:21am
June 18, 2009
Police costs for Obama's Green Bay visit tally $32,000
It cost taxpayers an extra $32,000 to guard President Obama during his visit to Green Bay last Thursday. That about what local officials had expected. The city's police department said it spent more than $22,000 in officers' overtime for the president's town hall meeting on health...
June 18, 2009 - 10:38am
June 12, 2009
President gives Green Bay 10-year-old girl a note for school absence
Kennedy Corpus, 10, of Green Bay got quite a surprise Thursday, when President Obama gave her a note excusing her from her last day of school. She missed class to attend the president's town hall meeting on health care. Her father John Corpus stood up to ask a question, and said...
June 12, 2009 - 9:00am
June 11, 2009
National health care debate focuses on Green Bay; 1,500 expected
The national health care debate shines on Wisconsin today. The White House chose Green Bay for President Obama's first public exchange on health reform since he was elected last November. About 1,500 people are expected to attend Obama's town hall meeting, which starts at 12:10...
June 11, 2009 - 8:30am
June 10, 2009
Obama's Thursday visit to Green Bay may cost more than $30,000 in police overtime
It won't be cheap for Green Bay to host President Obama Thursday. The Green Bay Press-Gazette figures that law enforcement will pay an extra $30,000 in overtime costs. That's based on the $31,000 paid in police overtime when President Bush spoke at Green Bay Resch's Center in 2004...
June 10, 2009 - 9:00am
June 9, 2009
President Obama will key in on health care during Thursday visit to Green Bay
Health care reform will be the main subject of President Obama's town hall meeting in Green Bay on Thursday. That's what White House news secretary Robert Gibbs confirmed Monday. Obama wants to create a government health plan to compete with private insurers, saying it would make...
June 9, 2009 - 9:03am
June 2, 2009
President Obama plans a visit to Green Bay next week
President Obama is about to make his first visit to Wisconsin since he was elected last fall. He'll be in Green Bay on June 11, the day before state Democrats begin their annual convention in nearby Ashwaubenon. White House spokeswoman Amy Brundage could not say what Obama will...
June 2, 2009 - 9:00am
May 14, 2009
Schoolwork in Green bay leads to Internet sex sting arrest
A classroom exercise in Green Bay turned into a real-life arrest. A female student at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College created an online profile of a 14-year-old girl for a criminal justice lesson on computer crimes. And police said a 66-year-old Mukwonago man contacted her...
May 14, 2009 - 9:00am
October 1, 2008
More films coming to Wisconsin
Green Bay will be in the movies. Lt. Gov. Barbara Lawton joined local leaders Tuesday, as they announced a new facilitating office called "Film Green Bay." They also unveiled plans to film a science-fiction action thriller there called "Nephilim." Creator and director Danny Wilson...
October 1, 2008 - 9:00am