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Artist's rendering of a new hotel and apartment complex planned for Kaukauna
$30 million hotel, apartment project approved for Kaukauna - Kaukauna will have a new hotel and an apartment complex after the common council on Tuesday gave the final go-ahead for the $30 million project on the former Gustman's site on the north side.
Photo courtesy Wal-Mart
This year you can order school supplies online, have them delivered to your home - School supply lists for Kaukauna students are now available, and stores in the area are getting ready for the beginning of the 2021-22 school year.
Photo courtesy O'Connell Funeral Home
Funeral services set for founder of local Facebook group killed in crash - Funeral services have been set for Daniel Basler Jr., the founder of the popular GhostTown Pictures Facebook group, who died Wednesday in a crash.
Nate Werner, activities director, Kaukauna Area School District
Werner named KASD activities director - Nate Werner has been hired as the next Kaukauna Area School District activities director, coming to Kaukauna after serving in the same role at Appleton North High School.
Daniel Basler Jr., founder of popular ‘GhostTown Pictures’ Facebook group, killed in Minnesota crash - Daniel Basler Jr., a Kaukauna native and founder of a popular Kaukauna Facebook group, died following a one-vehicle crash in Minnesota.
Johnson and Johnson's one-shot COVID-19 vaccine. Photo courtesy Johnson and Johnson.
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DHS says vaccinate your age 12 and older students now to be ready in time for school - Wisconsin's Department of Health Services is encouraging anyone age 12 and older to get their COVID-19 vaccination now, so they will be protected against COVID-19 in time for the 2021-2022 school year.
A boat makes it way through the locks in Kaukauna. Photo courtesy Fox Locks on Facebook.
After long wait, Fox River locks reopen today in Kaukauna - It's been a long wait for boaters to make their way through the lock system in Kaukauna and under the Veterans Memorial Bridge, but with major repairs complete, the system reopens today.
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Large and irregular garbage pick-up in Kaukauna - Next week, July 12-15, 2021, is a large and irregular garbage pick-up week in Kaukauna.
Manhunt continues for armed robbery suspects - The Grand Chute Police Department is working with Kaukauna police and several other law enforcement agencies in an attempt to locate robbery suspects after they fled from officers.