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Memorial service for Lee Yunkers set for Saturday

KAUKAUNA -- Lee Yunkers, a longtime English teacher at Kaukauna High School, died Jan. 14, 2017 at the age of 74. A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 with a visitation starting at 9:30 a.m. and service at 11 a.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church in

Eagle Days events coming up the next two weekends

File photo Eagle Days along the Fox River.

KAUKAUNA -- Eagle Days Along the Fox River kicked off last Saturday with monitors at a variety of viewing sites and will conclude Sunday, Jan. 28, 2017 at the 1000 Islands Environmental Center in Kaukauna. Events also continue this coming weekend Jan. 21-22, 2017. (See schedule below) Eagle Days along the Fox

Officer escapes injury in crash that destroyed squad car

An unoccupied Grand Chute Police Department squad was struck Jan. 14, 2017. Grand Chute Police Department photo.

GRAND CHUTE -- Luckily, officers were out of their squad car early Saturday investigating an accident when a pickup slammed into their parked vehicle. Officers were investigating a two vehicle rollover crash about 1:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017 on I 41 southbound at College Avenue, according to a Grand Chute

Rock the Block coming to Fassbender Park neighborhood

The cheese crock in Kaukauna's Fassbender Park.

KAUKAUNA -- The Fassbender Park neighborhood on Kaukauna's near south side will get some needed TLC in May when the Greater Fox Cities Area Habitat for Humanity's Rock the Block community build comes to town. The community project will talk place May 1 to 6, 2017. Planning still is in the early stages, according

New outdoor festival coming in April to Kaukauna

The 2016 Bazaar After Dark.

KAUKAUNA -- Bazaar After Dark, a program of Pulse Young Professionals Network, will kick off the season April 29, 2017 in Kaukauna. The festival is the first of three planned this year in the Fox Cities. The festival is part of the group's mission dedicated to helping revitalize and draw positive attention

Afternoon fire at Experia quickly extinguished

Kaukauna firefighters responded Jan. 13, 2017 to a fire at Experia.

KAUKAUNA -- A paper machine fire at Experia Specialty Solutions was quickly extinguished this afternoon, and no injuries were reported. The Kaukauna Fire Department was called out at 2:42 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 for a report of smoke and visible flames on paper machine No. 13 at 600 Thilmany Road. Experia

Computer Classes for senior citizens is back

Computer Classes for senior citizens

KAUKAUNA -- Do you know someone who would enjoy learning how to better use their computer? For the third year, members of Kaukauna High School’s chapter of the National Honor Society will offer a set of three computer classes for senior citizens, according to a school district news release. The deadline for

DeCoster, Palmer to face each other for open council seat

KAUKAUNA – Marty DeCoster and Jerry Palmer will face each other for Kaukauna's District No. 1 aldermanic seat in the April 4, 2017 election. The seat currently is held Lin Collins who filed a notice of non candidacy, and will not run for re-election, according to Kaukauna City Clerk Susan Duda. That is

‘Doctor! Doctor!’ returns to Northern Sky’s Door County amphitheater

Doug Mancheski & Chase Stoeger in "Doctor! Doctor!" 2016. Photo by Heidi Hodges

Northern Sky Theater press release FISH CREEK -- Northern Sky Theater has announced its 2017 Summer Season in Door County, Wisconsin. This season includes four musical comedies playing in rotating repertory at their outdoor amphitheater in Peninsula State Park. The summer world premiere will be "Oklahoma in Wisconsin." Richard Castle and Matthew Levine have

Free playoff pep rally Saturday at Lambeau

Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Packers

Green Bay Packers press release GREEN BAY -- Packers fans are invited to bring their energy and excitement for Sunday’s Packers-Giants Wild Card game to Lambeau Field a day early for a free Packers Everywhere Pep Rally at the Tundra Tailgate Zone at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. Packers President/CEO