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Officers shoot and kill man after responding to domestic disturbance in Appleton

One man is dead after state investigators say he was shot by police responding to a domestic disturbance Friday evening in Appleton.

Hillcrest Drive pavement work to begin this week in Kaukauna

Surface milling is expected to begin Monday as work continues on the resurfacing of Hillcrest Drive in Kaukauna.

Large and irregular garbage pick-up this week in Kaukauna

Aug. 15-18, 2022, is a large and irregular garbage pick-up week in Kaukauna on your regular pickup day.

Major land purchase puts wheels in motion for Kaukauna Area School District referendum

The Kaukauna Area School District has moved forward with a major land purchase that likely will lead to a multi-million dollar referendum.

Kaukauna's Galloping Ghost. Photo courtesy Brian Ulrey

Kaukauna Ghosts kick off ’22 football season at Ashwaubenon

The Kaukauna Ghosts, coming off a playoff appearance to close out last year, begin its season Thursday at Ashwaubenon High School.

Police seek tips on missing Appleton man

Police are on the lookout for an Appleton man who was last seen Thursday morning and may have headed to Green Bay.

Kaukauna Municipal Services Building. KCN photo.

Still need to vote in the primary? Polls open at 7 a.m. Tuesday in Kaukauna

Voters who haven't mailed in their absentee ballot or voted during the early voting period can vote in-person Tuesday on Election Day for the Aug. 9, 2022 partisan primary.

Highway 55/JJ roundabout north of Kaukauna set to reopen

The new roundabout at Highway 55 and County Highway JJ north of Kaukauna is set to reopen to traffic after months of construction.

Island Street bridge repair in Kaukauna to extend into beginning of school year

A complete closure of the Island Street Bridge over the tailrace (located behind Kaukauna Utilities office) will begin on Monday, Aug. 15, 2022.