Waupaca County Newswire

Waupaca County Newswire

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  1. Surveys underway expected to show buffalo again aiding Karner blue butterfly recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | State of Wisconsin

    Following a massive increase in Karner blue butterflies in 2015, state conservation biologists hope their population surveys again find high numbers of the federally endangered species as the diminutive blue butterflies emerge from Wisconsin's savannas, barrens, prairies and sandy roadsides. The Karner blue butterfly only measures about 1 inch across its wingspan.

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  2. Team Oracle flies again at Worlda s Largest Aviation CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    WAUPACA COUNTY, Wis. - A Marion man charged with homicide was back in court Monday after prosecutors say he did the very thing that g

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  3. John J. ChervenkaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper

    ... An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed fishing the Wolf River, Lake Winnebago and Lake Michigan, hunting deer in Waupaca County, bird hunting with his dog Rosie, shooting trap, skeet and sporting clays and watching NASCAR, basketball and football. A ...

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  4. Man calls 911 after being run over, pinned under his own tractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    Waupaca County deputies were able to use coordinates from a 911 call to find a man pinned under a tractor implement. Tuesday evening at 5:15, the dispatch center received a 911 call but the call was lost before the dispatcher could make voice contact.

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  5. Waupaca Co. Man Rescued From Tractor Accident Wednesday, July 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    A 64-year-old man on a farm in Weyauwega called 911 when his tractor began to malfunction, but Waupaca County Dispatch wasn't able to speak with him before the call dropped. When they found a call back number based on his location, he told them that he had been run over by the tractor and was pinned by his mower deck attached to the vehicle.

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  6. Phone Service Restored To Waupaca Sheriff, CourthouseWednesday, July...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    For nearly 24 hours, the Waupaca County Sheriff's Office and courthouse were unable to make or receive any phone calls through their landlines. Phone service first went down on Tuesday morning around 8 a.m. Connectivity was in and out all day until just before 4 p.m. when service was completely lost until repairs were made Wednesday afternoon.

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  7. Jefferson County learns about hosting Farm Technology DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Daily Jefferson County Union

    ... agencies." Previously known as Wisconsin Farm Progress Days, the show began as a plowing contest in 1954 in Waupaca County. It was the idea of Henry Ahlgren, the first chancellor of UW-Extension, and started as a partnership between the agriculture ...

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  8. 3 hurt in Waupaca Co. head-on crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | WAOW

    A head-on crash in Waupaca County sent several people to the hospital late Monday night, according to the Waupaca County Sheriff's Department. The driver of the Jeep was flown to a hospital in Neenah.

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  9. Sunday storms cause weak tornado in Waupaca CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | WIGM-AM Medford

    The National Weather Service says a weak tornado touched down in Waupaca County early Sunday morning, as strong storms swept across Wisconsin throughout the night. The NWS says an EF0 tornado was on the ground at about 2:15 a.m. for about three miles between Manawa and Bear Creek.

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  10. New Era, Same ol' Tired Deer DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | HuntingNet.Com

    ... still claim the deer aren't there, even though that night's standing-room-only crowd of about 750 represented Waupaca County, which led Wisconsin in bow-killed deer with 2,086 and ranked second in overall kills (all firearms and archery seasons ...

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  11. New London attorney enters Waupaca County DA raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    A story Action 2 News first reported in early February sparked outrage among hunters across the country. We now know who DNR investigators a

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  12. Race for Waupaca DA Now ContestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    A failure by incumbent Waupaca County District Attorney John Snider to turn in signatures to seek re-election, along with not filing a declaration of non-candidacy, has allowed a contested race to take shape. On Monday, the Government Accountability Board stated that Robert Foresth joined the race as a Democrat.

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  13. Filing Deadlines Extended For Two Elected OfficesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... Division Administrator Michael Haas says State Representative Mandela Barnes (Milwaukee District 11) and Waupaca County District Attorney John P. Snider did not file nomination papers by the deadline Wednesday to seek reelection. Because they did ...

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  14. Last Ripon cookie plant to close this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Door Reminder

    ... cookie plant open before selling that operation to TreeHouse. TreeHouse also owns Manawa's Sturm Foods in Waupaca County and Green Bay's Bay Valley Foods, which announced plans to close a facility in Massachusetts in April. TreeHouse posted annual ...

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  15. June 4-5 is Free Fun Weekend in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | State of Wisconsin

    ... spending by park properties visitors at more than $1 billion a year. Hartman Creek State Park , located in Waupaca County just west of the city of Waupaca, will celebrate its 50th anniversary June 4. There will be events throughout the day ranging ...

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  16. Weyauwega man airlifted to hospital after rollover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    As work continues to restore Green Bay's historic Hotel Northland, a piece of the iconic landmark's history has come alive for one Green Bay You might not worry about your selfies or vacation photos being hijacked, but a disturbing trend of digital kidnapping could change social m A 41-year-old Weyauwega man was airlifted to a Neenah hospital Sunday following a rollover crash in Waupaca County, according to the Sheriff's Office. At about 10:30 p.m., rescue crews responded to a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 10 near County Highway A in the town of Waupaca.

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  17. Teacher dragged student with autism, splashed him with waterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | WWLP

    WAUPACA COUNTY, Wis. - A criminal complaint obtained by Action 2 News details charges against a former Manawa special education teacher accused of abusing a student with autism.

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  18. Appleton Family Law Attorney Nominated as a Three Years AIOFLA's 10 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... State Bar of Wisconsin, the Outagamie County Bar Association, the Winnebago County Bar Association, and the Waupaca County Bar Association. "We have known for much longer than three years that Paula is one of the State's most zealous advocates in ...

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  19. The second annual Green Bay Craft Beer Week is hereRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    A man has died after a crash in Waupaca County on Saturday morning. The Waupaca County Sheriff's Department says it was called to King Road A group of motorcyclists is showing support for veterans by going on an annual ride through the countryside.

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  20. Two Rollover Crashes in Waupaca County SaturdaySunday, May 15UNDATED...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... reasons. The second crash was only a few minutes apart, this time on King Road in the township of Farmington. Waupaca County officials responded to the crash and found that the male occupant had been ejected. He was brought to ThedaCare Waupaca and ...

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