Green Bay, Wis. (WFRV) - Residents were asked to stay in their homes as police worked to contain a bear on Green Bay's West Side on Thursday morning. The has since been tranquilized and will be transported out of the area. Officials say the bear was not harmed during the capture. All schools in that area have been notified of
GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) - Green Bay Police say a chemical leak has taken place at a business on North Broadway and Alexander St. They say the leak is ammonia, there is no word on whether it's been contained. No evacuations have been ordered so far. Police also say there is a fire nearby, but there is no word on
GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) It is a day of remembrance for those veterans who never made it home. National POW/MIA Recognition Day, as designated long ago by President Ronald Reagen. It's been nearly 40 years since the end of the Vietnam War. However in Wisconsin, the fate of 27 war heroes from that conflict remains unknown. Outside the Brown County
GREEN BAY (WFRV) Preliminary work is already underway to begin the demolition of this turn-of-the 20th century swivel railroad bridge. The span, which once linked the east and west banks of the Fox River, has been inactive since the 1990's. U.S. Coast Guard regulations require such non-operational structure to be demolished to improve navigation. But preservationists disagree. "These turn table,
DOOR COUNTY, Wis. ( WFRV ) - It's busy season at Wood Orchard Market in Egg Harbor. "We're just in the early stages of picking," said owner Steve Wood. But this year's crop is slightly smaller than in years past. "In all my years of growing apples, I have never seen a hail storm as bad as it was for
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- You know to eat your fruits and veggies, but what are the best, best foods out there? They're all healthy but some of these super foods are more super than others. First up: which is better for weight loss: blueberries or raspberries? Raspberries actually contain fewer calories and more fiber. One cup gets you 30
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Braces and other dental devices can be a big commitment. On average they cost patients $5,000 and require months, sometimes years of use. Now there's a way to get you faster results. Dentistry student, Guneshi de Mel moved from Sri Lanka to study dentistry in the US. Guneshi de Mel told Ivanhoe, "I grew up
With concerns being raised over the effectiveness of the current National beef checkoff program it's important to note that the dairy checkoff, especially here in Wisconsin continues to get dairy producers a positive return on their checkoff investment. WMMB board chairperson Connie Seefeldt, explains what they are doing to help promote and move more Wisconsin dairy production.
Although over 70% of our states soybean crop is rated good to excellent, there are concerns. One in particular is the maturity of the crop which is lagging behind the five year average. Because of that, many growers are questioning if the crop will reach maturity before we get hit by the seasons first hard frost
BELLEVUE (WFRV ) This week's "Hometown Hero" was a B-24 bomber navigator who found himself fighting the odds as well as Nazi forces. Adrien Sprosty's crew went beyond the normal number of bombing runs. But as Local Five's Terry Kovarik reports fate also worked for him.
(WFRV) TOWN OF WAUTOMA--This week's "Hometown Hero" served as an electrian aboard an aircraft carrier during peacetime and became a business owner and weather spotter for Local Five. Now J-Smith is working to help reconnect disabled veterans with the outdoors. Local Five's Terry Kovarik has his story.