APPLETON , Wis. (WFRV) – Theater isn’t always the same old same old these days. Take “Godspell,” the Christian faith-infused musical on display through Sunday, Nov. 1, as a production of Lawrence University Theatre Arts. Instead of dialing back to Biblical times, Lawrence ’s concept brings the setting to today in an urban art studio. The disciples of Jesus (portrayed
GRAND CHUTE, Wis (WFRV) The Public Safety Training Center at Fox Valley Technical College in Greenville is finally completelocal. Local 5's Donald Robinson gives us a tour of the state of the art facility.
OSHKOSH, WI - Packers fullback John Kuhn made special visits to two local McDonalds restaurants Thursday afternoon. It was part of a contest seeing which regional restaurants could sell the most cheddar melts. Local 5's Evan Kruegel has details.
Green Bay (WFRV) Typically, breast cancer patients going through radiation therapy have to go through 6 1/2 weeks of treatment. But now, a new therapy can deliver a concentrated dose of radiation in just one session. Intraoperative Radiation Therapy is a new, innovative alternative to whole breast radiation following a lumpectomy. Right now the therapy is going through a clinical
BALTIMORE, Md., (Ivanhoe Newswire) First there was the face lift - then came fillers - and now there's a new way to tighten skin and erase wrinkles; there's very little downtime with this FDA approved treatment. It's the first place people look when they see you - and the first place you notice signs of aging. But what if you
Some 200 high school students from around the state got a first hand look at the opportunities that are available to them by attending the FVTC Ag Career Day. The focus of the program was to expose these young people to the numerous Ag related careers and also show how FVTC could provide them with the educational tools to prepare them for success in a wide variety of Ag
With record production expected for the 2014 crop year, more price volatility is expected. That is one of the reason why farmers are looking at their risk management options available through the 2014 Farm bill. Currently County FSA offices have been hosting informational meeting and stressing the web tools available to growers to weigh their option between the ARC and PLC Programs.
OSHKOSH--(WFRV) This week's Hometown Hero kept fighter pilots flying during the Vietnam War. While Duane Canon served the standard one- year tour in Thailand, he still serves veterans as an advocate and an honor guard. Local Five's Terry Kovarik has more.
SUAMICO (WFRV ) This week's "Hometown Hero" enlisted in the army during Vietnam. Ron Riemer served as a gunner in an ambush unit and helped save his team. But it would be a long time before he'd get official recognition. Now, as Local Five's Terry Kovarik shows us, Riemer wants to use it to serve other veterans.
HOWARD, Wis. (WFRV) - It's a disorder that's striking mostly girls at a very young age, taking away their ability to function. Now, a local family is helping in the fight against Rett Syndrome. Kira Mevis was born with all 10 fingers and 10 toes. A happy go lucky little girl, until at the age of one... something appeared to
GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) - Wisconsin United We Can is helping families and the community address the issues associated with opiate addiction. "Other people need to know what's going on," Kris Murphy says. She is sitting inside Green Bay's Darjune Cafe sharing a secret she's kept hidden... she's the mother of a recovering heroin addict. "I stayed in the closet
GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV)--The latest and final Marquette University Law Poll shows 50% of likely voters support Gov. Scott Walker and 43% support Democratic challenger Mary Burke. It's a race that will boil down to voter turnout and among likely voters that's an area where Gov. Walker has taken a 7 point lead. Charley Jacobs, Political Science Professor at St. Norbert's College,
APPLETON, Wis. (WFRV) - Six days till election the Better Business Bureau is warning residents about voting scams. One such scam is campaign fund collections. Scammers may ask for your vote, a donation in support of a candidate or personal information in order to possibly steal your identity. The scam may also ask you to take a survey and offer