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Two dogs saved from Appleton house fire, damage estimated at $70,000

Two dogs saved from Appleton house fire, damage estimated at $70,000

APPLETON, Wis. (WFRV) – Two dogs were rescued from a house fire in Appleton on Saturday night, the cause of which is still under investigation. According to the Appleton Fire Department, crews were sent to the 200 block of East Pershing Street around 11:45 p.m. on February 24 after reports of smoke and crackling noises…

Newsmaker Sunday: 150 years of the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce

Newsmaker Sunday: 150 years of the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce

(WFRV) – On this week’s Newsmaker Sunday, Tom Zalaski is joined by Becky Bartoszek and Laura Wiegert to discuss the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce’s 150 years in operation. The Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce has been working with businesses for 150 years now. Its President and CEO Becky Bartoszek, and the Executive Vice President…

UWGB women’s basketball remains perfect at home

UWGB women’s basketball remains perfect at home

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – UWGB women’s hoops sat a half game out of the top spot in the Horizon League entering Saturday’s meeting with Detroit Mercy. But that gap between GB and Cleveland State leveled out following a Phoenix 87-44 thrashing to improve Green Bay’s conference record to 16-2. For the latest on high…

HSSPX: WIAA Individual State Wrestling results

HSSPX: WIAA Individual State Wrestling results

(WFRV) – Championship Saturday is one of the best days on the calendars for high schoolers and in Madison, the mats were full with the WIAA Individual State Wrestling taking place. LIST OF LOCAL STATE WINNERS: GIRLS Taylor Whiting (Lena sophomore) Angie Bianchi (Two Rivers sophomore) EmJay Neumann (Manitowoc sophomore) Lillie Banks (Menasha sophomore) Harlow…