Wednesday Jul 23
WBAY-TV Green Bay
Highway truck rear-ended by semi
A highway paint truck was struck on Highway 151 by a semi tractor Wednesday afternoon.
WIS 49 reopening delayed to Thursday in Fond du Lac County
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation Northeast Region in Green Bay is announcing WIS 49 from Waupun to Brandon in Fond du Lac County will open by Thursday, July 24. A delay in the delivery of beamguard posts pushed back the tentatively scheduled, reopening date of Wednesday morning, July 23. Without the beamguard, there is a hazard to the ... (more)
The Janesville Gazette
Prison guard named in abuse complaints
Former inmate Talib Akbar reported witnessing physical abuse of another prisoner to the Waupun warden, alleging the guard, Joseph Beahm, has a habit of this kind of abuse.
WIS 49 reopening in Fond du Lac County
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation Northeast Region in Green Bay is announcing 7.4 miles of WIS 49 from Waupun to Brandon in Fond du Lac County is tentatively scheduled to reopen to through traffic the morning of Wednesday, July 23. It had been closed since June 24. For the remainder of the project, WIS 49 will remain open with lane ... (more)
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Fireworks, festivals celebrate Independence Day
It's almost time to light up the sky with sparks. The Fond du Lac, Waupun and Ripon areas will host numerous Fourth of July festivities, from live music to fireworks.