GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay city officials are holding a contest to decide who’ll ride Elvis Presley’s favorite roller coaster first when it opens on May 7 at Bay Beach Amusement Park. Officials want residents to write about ...Read More »
By James Briggs The owner of a minor-league baseball team wants the city of Green Bay to help build a $10 million stadium for his franchise, but public financing will be a tough sell for a city that’s already experienced ...Read More »
OSHA reports • Crystal Print Inc., Little Chute, must pay a $2,975 demolition-preparatory-operations citation and two lead citations, totaling $4,760, because the period to contest the violations has ended. The company was issued the citations Jan. 12 during a wrecking ...
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OSHA reports • Daryl Ristow Roofing LLC, Appleton, reached an informal settlement with OSHA on Jan. 6 to reduce a $2,295 fall-protection citation to $1,606.50. The company was issued the citation Dec. 29 during a roofing job at 1631 Meade ...
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Gov. Scott Walker, in stark contrast to the weeks leading up to his inauguration, has begun meeting with local officials across Wisconsin, impressing both supporters and detractors with his accessibility.Read More »
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill designed to help lure a Bass Pro Shop to a site near Lambeau Field. Walker said the bill creates the opportunity for jobs in Green Bay while balancing ...Read More »
By James Briggs Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt is defending more than his job this election season. Besides fending off six candidates in his bid for a third term, Schmitt also is rallying behind a 2,500-foot-long roller coaster he agreed ...Read More »
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he still thinks the state can lure Bass Pro Shop to build on a wetland-filled site near Lambeau Field. Walker said Friday that if the Legislature moves quickly to pass a ...Read More »
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Republican-controlled Assembly committee has approved a bill that would allow a car dealer to avoid a permit to build on a wetland near Lambeau Field. Car dealer John Bergstrom wants to build a retail development ...Read More »
Gather about 20 of the most powerful people in the state of Wisconsin together, and there’s bound to be some one-upmanship. That was the case Tuesday during Gov. Scott Walker’s first cabinet meeting. The governor began the meeting by saying ...Read More »