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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

Share a photo to celebrate your high school senior

(KCN) -- Because graduating ceremonies for area high school seniors have been pushed back due to the COVID-19 pandemic, people are finding creative ways to celebrate their students' accomplishment. One of those ways is to share your senior's photo on the Kaukauna Community News Facebook page. Click to share HERE. Kaukauna's graduation ceremony,

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,

Ghosts send eight wrestlers to state; crown two state champions

MADISON -- Two Kaukauna wrestlers were crowned state champions Saturday after the Ghosts sent eight individuals to the WIAA individual wrestling tournament at the Kohl Center in Madison. Kaukauna sent three wrestlers to the championship matches. Greyson Clark (D1, 106), Mason Campshure (D1, 120) and Jager Eisch (D1, 126). Congrats Ghost Wrestlers at State! Greyson

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.