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Kaukauna comes together at vigil to honor Will and Dani Beyer

Vigil for Will and Dani Beyer, Feb. 28, 2020. Photos by Attalah Sinclair.

KAUKAUNA -- Dozens of people gathered at the Kaukauna Community Center Friday evening at a vigil to remember Dani and Will Beyer. The Kaukauna brother and sister, ages 3 and 5, were found dead in their home Feb. 16. The investigation continues. Organizers Attalah Sinclair and Allee Roy said about 60 people attended the vigil, which was

Beyer children remembered for curiosity, sense of adventure

KAUKAUNA -- Will Beyer was a super smart little boy, always asking "why?" His sister, Dani, was always extremely curious and never afraid of anything. That's how the two Kaukauna children are being remember in their obituary posted online this week. William, 5, and Danielle, 3, were found dead in their home Feb.

Vigil in memory of Danielle and William Beyer set for Friday

  KAUKAUNA -- As police continue to investigate the deaths a week ago of two children, several events are in the works to help the community grieve. William Beyer, 5, and Danielle Beyer, 3, were found dead in their apartment Feb. 16 at 120 1/2 Crooks Avenue. No arrests or cause of death

Community grieves as investigation into deaths of children continues

A memorial for William and Danielle Beyer outside of the PIzza Hut in downtown Kaukauna. Tanya Zehren photo

KAUKAUNA -- A memorial to two young lives lost is growing outside the Pizza Hut on Main Avenue in downtown Kaukauna. William Beyer, 5, and Danielle Beyer, 3, were found dead in their apartment Feb. 16 at 120 1/2 Crooks Avenue. No arrests or cause of death have been announced. Tanya Zehren, a

Kaukauna mayor reacts to deaths of children

KAUKAUNA -- Kaukauna mayor Tony Penterman reached out on social media Tuesday to express his sympathies to those affected by the deaths yesterday of two young children. “We were saddened to learn of the tragic event that unfolded early yesterday morning in the City of Kaukauna that took the lives of

Two children found dead in Crooks Avenue home; no arrests yet

KAUKAUNA -- Kaukauna police found two children dead Monday morning in a home on Crooks Avenue in Kaukauna. Police have identified the victims as William Beyer, 5, and Danielle Beyer, 3. No arrests have been made as of Monday evening, according to police. Outagamie County dispatch received a 911 call about 7:10 a.m. from

KASD to add youth advocate at Haen to create ‘opportunities for success’

Victor Haen Elementary School, Kaukauna.

The pilot program will be hosted at Victor Haen Elementary School KAUKAUNA -- Victor Haen Elementary School will add a youth advocate as a pilot program to help students who, the district says, "encounter barriers to achievement, engagement and emotional regulation." The position, effective immediately, was passed Feb. 10 by the Kaukauna Area School