Green Bay News

Twenty-one people from Oconto County have now died from COVID-19, up two from last week's count

Mon, 11/16/2020 - 5:38pm

Sixteen of the 21 deaths happened in October, according to state health reports.


Trump campaign would have to pay nearly $8 million for Wisconsin recount

Mon, 11/16/2020 - 3:22pm

President Donald Trump's campaign would have to pay nearly $8 million to start a recount in Wisconsin, a state he narrowly lost two weeks ago.


Wisconsin reports nearly 4,400 new COVID-19 cases, over 70,000 active infections Monday

Mon, 11/16/2020 - 2:37pm

Statewide, more than 70,000 people have active infections of COVID-19, meaning they tested positive and haven't recovered or died.


Ashwaubenon hires Greenville administrator Joel Gregozeski for village manager job

Mon, 11/16/2020 - 11:13am

The move came months after former Village Manager Allison Swanson resigned over a dispute with the Ashwaubenon Public Safety Officers Association.


Three voters drop lawsuit seeking to throw out presidential votes in Wisconsin's Democratic-leaning counties

Mon, 11/16/2020 - 10:51am

The Wisconsin effort was dropped as lawsuits in Georgia, Michigan and Pennsylvania were also dismissed.


Wisconsin Supreme Court hears arguments as it decides fate of Evers' COVID-19 policies

Mon, 11/16/2020 - 10:05am

Wisconsin's COVID-19 response plan is back in the hands of a divided state Supreme Court.


Tale of two toss-up elections 16 years apart: the new 50/50 Wisconsin isn't the same as the old 50/50 Wisconsin

Mon, 11/16/2020 - 7:16am

For the fourth time since 2000, a presidential race in Wisconsin was decided by less than a point. But while the state has remained a toss-up, big regional shifts have altered the map


Ashwaubenon in talks with developer on senior housing, townhouses on Mike McCarthy Way

Mon, 11/16/2020 - 6:03am

Ashwaubenon this week will review the proposal, which based on tax credits would include units for lower-income renters.


Coronavirus in Wisconsin: 6,058 cases reported, 12 more deaths

Sun, 11/15/2020 - 3:34pm

The 6,058 positive cases accounted for 33.7% of the 17,977 that came back Sunday.


Green Bay police investigate shots fired on city's east side

Sun, 11/15/2020 - 2:43pm

Anyone with information about the incident should contact the police department at 920-448-3208.


'We're going to be in trouble': Wisconsin critically short on plasma from recovered COVID-19 patients

Sat, 11/14/2020 - 4:56pm

Blood centers and hospitals are scrambling to find donors for convalescent plasma to treat coronavirus patients, and blood in general to help others.


Brown County Sheriff's officers save driver from burning vehicle; rescue caught on squad car video

Sat, 11/14/2020 - 2:21pm

The driver was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving


Wisconsin reports 5,146 new coronavirus cases and 52 deaths on Saturday

Sat, 11/14/2020 - 2:15pm

As of Saturday, 306,311 people have tested positive for COVID-19 and 2,625 have died in Wisconsin since March.


Brown County Sheriff's officers save driver from burning vehicle

Sat, 11/14/2020 - 12:26pm

Law enforcement was called to a report of a vehicle that crashed and burst into flames about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday in a Bellevue neighborhood.


Remembering when Aaron Rodgers got 'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek to do belt move, poached burgers in Wisconsin: Stories you loved

Sat, 11/14/2020 - 7:17am

As always, we've rounded up your favorite stories from around Wisconsin this week and some of their top Facebook comments, just for you.


A 19-year-old Oconomowoc man is accused of holding a Missouri girl captive and repeatedly sexually assaulting her

Fri, 11/13/2020 - 8:57pm

The Missouri girl said the Oconomowoc man kept her in a closet for two weeks and wasn't allowed to use the bathroom.


Bellevue Fire Department merges with Green Bay Metro Fire Department

Fri, 11/13/2020 - 6:21pm

The move will save the village millions in costs to build a new fire station and will improve response times.


Thanksgiving travel in a COVID-19 world: How to do it and not sicken yourself and others

Fri, 11/13/2020 - 5:21pm

COVID-19 poses a threat to people gathering at Thanksgiving. Here are ways to minimize risks of spreading virus at gatherings with families, friends


Green Bay therapists: Holidays during a pandemic

Fri, 11/13/2020 - 5:20pm

The holidays will look different this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Green Bay mental health professionals discuss how to navigate the season.


Ashwaubenon schools plan to return to part-time in-person learning later this month, even as COVID-19 continues surge across Wisconsin

Fri, 11/13/2020 - 4:51pm

The school board approved a new instructional plan at its meeting Wednesday, which consists of two phases.