Freezing rain expected as major storm hits northwest Wisconsin Sunday

Transitions of freezing rain are expected in the Fox Valley and Door County as a potent storm with heavy snow is expected tonight, Feb. 23, 2019, into Sunday over much of northwest Wisconsin, according to the National Weather Service in Green Bay. Travel will become difficult tonight, especially north and west of

At long last, Highway 55 interchange at 41 reopens

Ribbon cutting Oct. 26 for the new Highway 55, Interstate 41 interchange. WisDOT photo.

KAUKAUNA -- Kaukauna's long-awaited Highway 55 interchange with Interstate 41 officially reopened yesterday, giving motorists on the city's north side quick access to the highway. The ramps reopened Saturday morning, Oct. 27, with a ribbon cutting ceremony with local and state officials. The interchange ramps had been closed since July 30 as

Water tower woes: Paint sprays onto nearby vehicles in Kaukauna

KAUKAUNA -- Employees of businesses near the recently painted Kaukauna water tower near I-41 are fuming after discovering spraypaint from the project drifted onto their vehicles. Craig Vantoll of Electric Motor Services told WBAY-TV that about a month and a half ago he noticed blue paint overspray on employee vehicles parked at

Kaukauna’s Expera sold to Finnish paper maker Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj

Former Thilmany Mill, Kaukauna. Wikipedia Creative Commons license

News release NEW YORK, (PRNewswire) -- KPS Capital Partners, LP announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement, through an affiliate, to sell Expera Specialty Solutions, LLC to Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj, of Finland, a global leader in fiber-based materials, for $615 million. Headquartered in Kaukauna, Expera employs approximately 1,800 people.  KPS created Expera in June 2013 by completing two

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