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Kaukauna police say Dollar Tree fire intentionally set

Dollar Tree fire Kaukauna

KAUKAUNA -- The fire Saturday at Kaukauna's Dollar tree was likely intentionally set, police said in a Facebook post. After investigating, police believe the suspect is a juvenile female. The case is being forwarded to Outagamie County Youth and Family Services. Kaukauna Police and Fire were assisted by the Wisconsin Department of Criminal Investigation.

No injuries in Kaukauna house fire

KAUKAUNA -- No one was home at the time, but a family's pet was rescued today following a house fire in Kaukauna. Firefighters responded to a home in the 1300 Block of Kenneth Ave Saturday afternoon. Flames and smoke were visible when firefighters arrived, according to a news release. The pet dog was treated by firefighters

Kaukauna mayor, alder races top ballot for April 7 election

KAUKAUNA -- With less than a month before Election Day, races are heating up for several contested seats in Kaukauna. In person absentee voting is from March 23 – April 3, 2020, Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the city clerk's office at the Kaukauna Municipal Building. Bring

Defending state champs Stars return to girls WIAA state hockey tournament

Fox Cities Stars

MOSINEE -- The Fox Cities Stars girls high school coop hockey will return to familiar ice this week. The defending state championships advanced to Friday's semifinal game at the Veteran's Memorial Coliseum in Madison with a 6-2 win over D.C. Everest Friday night in Mosinee. A year ago, the Stars beat Hudson,

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

Kaukauna 2019 holiday garbage, recycle pickup schedule

KAUKAUNA (KCN) -- 2019 garbage and recycle pick-up will be a bit different in the next couple weeks due to the holiday. The city is asking that residents' garbage and recycling bins are placed curbside by 6:30 a.m. on the day of pick-up. They cannot send crews back out if bins were not

PHOTOS: Barn on the move outside of Kaukauna

Barn relocation, Dec. 19, 2019. Kaukauna Utilities photo.

KAUKAUNA  (KCN) -- Drivers outside of town may have been startled Thursday if they came upon a barn moving slowly down the middle of the road. According to a Facebook post from Kaukauna Utilities, a local farmer was moving the barn. Utility workers helped lift power lines out of the way as

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