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Former Green Bay West music teacher accused of stalking student sentenced to 90 days in jail  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY - A former Green Bay West High School music teacher will spend nearly 90 days in jail for sending inappropriate messages to a student.

Quinn charged with shooting near Green Bay West High School  WBAY

A man accused in a shooting that put Green Bay schools on the west side into lockdown is now charged.

Green Bay West High School music teacher David Viste accused of child enticement, stalking  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY – A Green Bay West High School music teacher resigned earlier this month as he was being investigated in a case of child-enticement and stalking ...

Can you still afford to rent in Madison? - WISC-TV3

Madison families and young professionals aren't mincing words. They say the city's rental market is "a nightmare," "verging on highly unaffordable" and turning ...

Madison West High School to pilot free condoms for students

When Madison West High School students return to classes in the fall, they'll have a new avenue to learn about sexual health — and acquire free condoms.

A walk down memory lane: High school graduates visit Green Bay elementary schools

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) — It was a walk down memory lane for some 2019 Green Bay high school graduates. Students from Preble High School, Green Bay ...

The Beatles to Bach comes to Green Bay  WBAY

Janoska Ensemble is a European-based music group that uses inspiration from The Beatles to Bach.

UPDATE: Former Green Bay Teacher to Serve 90 Days For Inappropriate Messages

David Viste was sentenced to 90 days in prison, according to the Wisconsin Circuit Court Access. His sentence will begin in January.

Madison West High School students to compete in international rocketry competition

A month before Americans celebrate the 50th anniversary of landing a man on the moon, a group of West High School students will demonstrate their own ...

Appleton students create dresses out of paper for a unique fashion show

GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- A first of it's kind fashion show in the Fox Valley is a collaboration between students at Appleton West High School and The Salon ...

High school: Thursday's boys results  Green Bay Press Gazette

REGULAR SEASON. BAY PORT 8, PULASKI 2. SUAMICO - The Pirates earned a share of the Fox River Classic Conference along with Green Bay Preble with ...

Former Green Bay West teacher pleads not guilty to child enticement, stalking charges  Green Bay Press Gazette

David Viste, a former Green Bay West High School band teacher, pleads not guilty to child enticement and stalking charges, and files motion for dismissal.

Bullfrogs’ move to Ashwaubenon impacts West High School in Green Bay

It's back to square one for Green Bay West High School. Kris Schuller reports why the Bullfrogs' decision to move to Ashwaubenon has left many high school ...

West High School students place second in international model rocket competition

It wasn't by land or sea, but rather air, by which the British beat the Americans on Friday. The Madison West High School Rocket Club team placed second in the ...

Suspect wanted for shooting on Green Bay's west side  WBAY

Green Bay Police say people exchanged gunfire at a home in the 900 block of Shawano Avenue, across the street from Green Bay West High School.

Green Bay students--some born after 9/11--climb bleachers to honor victims  WBAY

For the past three years, the physical education department has held a memorial bleacher climb in honor of the 343 New York firefighters who died in the attack ...

Green Bay West High School Greenhouse ready to open this weekend

GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- Students at alumni at Green Bay West High School are gearing up for a big weekend.Their greenhouse will be opening this weekend ...

Bay Link manufacturing program celebrates success  WBAY

October is Manufacturing Month in Wisconsin, but over the past five years, every day has been about manufacturing for students at Green Bay West High School.

High school: Saturday's sports results  Green Bay Press Gazette

Green Bay-area prep sports teams were in action Saturday.

West students want officer in school -- Tony Zappia

ONE West is a group of students and teachers who serve as an advisory committee to our building principal, Karen Boran. The group represents the diversity ...

High school: Tuesday's boys results  Appleton Post Crescent

APPLETON WEST 10, APPLETON NORTH 3. APPLETON - The Terrors defeated the Lightning in a Fox Valley Association matchup at Nienhaus Sports ...

Scary-looking dust devil swirls near high school in Colorado  WBAY

The school's athletic department posted a video to its Twitter account as the dust devil formed and then dissipated as it passed by the high school.

A UW-Madison diploma, 16 years after dropping out of Madison West High School

He enrolled in Madison Area Technical College and dropped out in the first semester. Same with UW-Madison's School of Business. But he kept returning, kept ...

Green Bay schools Superintendent Michelle Langenfeld to retire at end of 2019-20 school year  Green Bay Press Gazette

Green Bay School District Superintendent Michelle Langenfeld was hired in 2011.

Green Bay West High School honors  Green Bay Press Gazette

First semester honors for Green Bay West High School first semester follow: SENIORS. High honors: Elizabeth Baranczyk, Kalina Bathke, Amanda Beauchamp, ...

High school: Friday's football results  Green Bay Press Gazette

Area teams try to build some momentum during the second week of high school football.

Bay Port's Nagel named Gatorade State Girls Soccer Player of the Year

In its 34th year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company today announced Emma Nagel of Bay Port High School as its 2018-19 ...

Madison School District eyes possible 2020 referendum with focus on high schools

The Madison School District could ask voters next year to pay for upgrades to decades-old boilers, cramped athletic facilities and dated classroom space across ...

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: High school musical theater awards showcase set Saturday in Appleton

The Fox Valley/Green Bay edition of the High School Musical Theater Awards will be presented at Fox Cities Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May ...

New Berlin school officials investigate video that shows student using homophobic slur  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

NEW BERLIN -- A homophobic slur and a controversial outfit inside New Berlin West High School prompted a response from administrators. The incident was ...

Former Green Bay band teacher charged with child enticement, stalking  WBAY

A former Green Bay West High School band teacher has been charged with Child Enticement and Stalking, accused of sending hundreds of messages to a ...

More come forward with accusations against high school band teacher  WBAY

Green Bay police say all the people coming forward are now adults.

Veterans celebrate anniversary of Oshkosh High/West Veterans Honor Hall  WBAY

Veterans celebrated one year of the honor hall with a wreath laying ceremony.

Badgers' Alex Luehring celebrates the memory of her father

It was a father-daughter ritual. Every Sunday when the University of Wisconsin women's basketball team had a home game, Les Luehring and his young ...

Attempted homicide suspect Morris Quinn arrested in connection to Green Bay shooting  Green Bay Press Gazette

Police on Friday arrested a Wrightstown man in connection to a shooting incident Wednesday at a home near Green Bay West High School.

150 local students competing in Solar Olympics

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WFRV) — Approximately 150 high school students will set their sights on faster race cars, higher scores, and stronger designs when they ...

Required CPR class prepares Wisconsin students to help in emergencies

Madison and other communities in Wisconsin have more people who can help in an emergency because students are now being required to learn CPR.

Your letters to the Wisconsin State Journal: West students want officer in school

A collection of recent letters to the editor published in the Wisconsin State Journal.

High school: Tuesday's girls results  Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton-area softball, soccer and track and field teams were among those in action.

Center Stage Awards Recipients Announced For The 2018-19 Season  Broadway World

The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center is proud to announce the recipients of the 2018-19 Center Stage High School Musical Theater Awards. Throughout the ...

KI appoints Brian Krenke to succeed Dick Resch as Green Bay furniture manufacturer's CEO  Green Bay Press Gazette

KI CEO Dick Resch's tenure as chief executive came to an end May 1. President Brian Krenke has succeeded Resch after 36 years as CEO.

Graduation 2019: Where and when to catch this year's high school graduations in Dane County

Congratulations to the Class of 2019. While some area high schools have already held commencement ceremonies, most plan to recognize graduates over the ...

Missing Green Bay man's sister talks about newly filed murder charges

GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- Murder charges have been filed, but a Green Bay man's body is still missing, leaving his family without closure. Jovanny Puga's sister ...

Two more incidents reported of Madison teachers using racial slurs

Two weeks after a teacher allegedly used a racial slur with a student at Hamilton Middle School, Madison School District officials are reporting two other recent ...

Singing Valentines offer education, exercise

A longstanding tradition at West High School, “Singing Valentines” not only give students practice putting on a musical performance but it is a physical workout ...

Area players receive WBCA all-state recognition for girls basketball

Monona Grove's McKenna Warnock, Monroe's Sydney Hilliard and Beaver Dam's Maty Wilke and Tara Stauffacher are unanimous picks on the Division 2 ...

Meet 26 NFL players from Greater Cincinnati high schools

Here's a look at the Greater Cincinnati high school alumni on NFL rosters.

National School Walkout: Students spread kindness, call for action on Columbine anniversary  Green Bay Press Gazette

Students at Green Bay, Denmark and De Pere schools took part in a variety of activities in conjunction with the April 20 National School Walkout.

Anderson, Robert John

MADISON—Robert John Anderson, age 86, of Madison, passed away on Monday, March 11, 2019, at St. Mary's Hospital. He was born on Aug. 3, 1932, in ...

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Ninth season of classical music festival set Aug. 1-8 in Green Bay, vicinity

Seven concerts, seven days, seven locations - it is the ninth season for Music for the Sake of Music in greater Green Bay.

Green Bay ends alternative school contract  Green Bay Press Gazette

After 22 years, the Green Bay school district is bringing an alternative high-school education program in house.

Civil War history reenacted with Wausau West freshmen  WJFW-TV

WAUSAU - A volunteer army battalion fired a cannon from the Civil War era at Wausau West High School. It didn't fire a cannonball, but instead a half-pound of ...

Nicolet Bank Senior Spotlight: Jazzlynn Koeller, Green Bay West basketball  Green Bay Press Gazette

A Q&A with Green Bay West senior point guard Jazzlynn Koeller.

Know Your Madisonian: Mountain bike coach is all about inclusion

Mike McGarry, a teacher at West High School, coaches the combined Madison West and Verona high schools mountain bike team.

Green Bay welding classes spark interest for girls  Green Bay Press Gazette

Green Bay School District offers hands-on workshops this month to enlighten young students in engineering, manufacturing and other mostly untapped ...

Man with mental problems injured officer, Madison police say

A man with a history of mental illness injured a Madison police officer Friday morning when the officer tried to help get the man into custody and to a hospital.

Appleton West students give back to students in Parkland, Florida after school shooting

An Appleton West High School teacher connected with a Parkland teacher via social media to find out what her students could do to help.

In the wake of ICE raids across Wisconsin, schools work to support wary, scared families  Appleton Post Crescent

The undocumented population is invisible and anonymous. How are schools supporting families and student in need?

Green Bay schools struggle with disproportionate suspensions of black students  Green Bay Press Gazette

Black students are being suspended more often than others in Green Bay schools. Why, and what's being done to address it?

Columbus Dons are headed to state  Hub City Times

The Marshfield Columbus Catholic boys basketball team is headed to state final competition in Madison, after a win against Green Bay NEW Lutheran on March ...

Recycled electronics raise money for solar panels

One of the most eye-catching donations at the West Green Club's electronics waste recycling drive was a TV manufactured long before the high schoolers were ...

‘We don’t live in that day and age anymore:’ Behavior that sent you to detention now likely to send your children to court  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Cedarburg Police cited a high school student for swearing at teachers. Waukesha School District students who show "defiance" or "disrespect" ...

Two dozen Madison area high school seniors awarded National Merit scholarships

Two dozen Madison area high school seniors have been chosen to receive National Merit scholarships in the second round of winners announced on ...

Madison teachers union: N-word not used to denigrate students

The Madison School District's teachers union said Friday that none of six teachers who used the N-word in front of students this school year directed the slur at ...

Johnson, Dr. Samuel B. | Local Obits

MADISON—Dr. Samuel B. Johnson died on July 11, 2019 in Madison. He was born on March 4, 1937 in Chicago to Walker Buchanan Johnson and Marjorie ...

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Green Bay cultural group plans ‘a little more ambitious’ future

Expect more of a presence from Green Bay's old standby cultural organization, Brown County Civic Music Association.

Another report surfaces of teacher using racial slur in Madison school

It's the second time an alleged slur at West High School made news.

Dane County schools get mostly passing grades, but attendance remains a concern

For another year, all 16 Dane County school districts — and all but two schools — met or exceeded expectations last year, earning at least three stars on state ...

Madison school-based police officers say they emphasize relationships as new contract considered

Madison police officer Tray Turner entered the Memorial High School gym and removed his bulletproof vest, duty belt and uniform shirt. Within 10 minutes, his ...

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: 100-year treat in store in Sturgeon Bay for Gershwin’s ‘La La Lucille’

One hundred years later, the George Gershwin musical "La La Lucille" is revived by Third Avenue Playhouse's composing co-artistic director, James Valcq.

Tom W. Bartelt - WISC - WISC-TV3

Tom W. Bartelt, age 83 of Madison, WI, died peacefully at Capitol Lakes Health Center in Madison on June 30, 2019.

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Week ahead: Summer play season is upon Northeastern Wisconsin like crazy

Below is more information on “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” in Fond du Lac, “Daddy D's Fabulous Fifties Show” in Green Bay, “The ...

Foster Parents Charged with Child Neglect

Two foster parents have been arrested and charged in Winnebago County for child neglect after three teens spoke to officials at Oshkosh West High School.

WIAA state track and field notebook: Area has good showing on final day  Green Bay Press Gazette

It was a successful final day for local athletes at the WIAA state track and field meet, including several who won state titles.

WIAA state track and field notebook: Ashwaubenon's Wagner has big finish  Green Bay Press Gazette

LA CROSSE – Sage Wagner saved her best for last. The Ashwaubenon senior not only set her personal record in the 1,600-meter run Friday at the WIAA ...

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Week ahead: Heat’s on for summer theater season in the region

The summer play season is cookin' in Northeastern Wisconsin with a few productions opening in the week ahead.

'Alternative' at Madison's Shabazz City High also means whiter, more affluent

The Madison School District is mulling changes to admissions requirements at one of its two alternative high schools as the student body continues to be ...

Appleton tows 45 vehicles during snow emergency  WBAY

A snow emergency in Appleton has led to 45 vehicles being towed Wednesday morning and many more given tickets.

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Country music on tap in ‘The Hodag & Scooby Dude’ in Green Bay

A popular TV cartoon series, country music and a myth mix in Let Me Be Frank Productions' "The Hodag & The Scooby Dude" comedy musical.

Fiedler, Ronald R. "Ron"

MIDDLETON - Ronald R. "Ron" Fiedler took the highway to Heaven on Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, at the age of 86, with his family by his side. He was born.

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Week ahead: Six theatrical productions opening in Northeastern Wisconsin

Summer season continues hot, with more theatrical productions arriving.

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Review: ‘A Trick of the Light’ comical and engaging in Fish Creek

*Fresh* paths are explored in comical and heady ways in 'A Trick of the Light' by the pros of Peninsula Players Theatre.

Madison East's Ashala Moseberry commits to South Plains College in Texas for women's basketball

Moseberry was the Big Eight Conference girls basketball player of the year.

Green Bay Police: Connection in 9 of 16 recent reports of shots fired

GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- Green Bay has had 16 reports of shots fired in the last six months. Police now believe there is a link in more than half of the cases.

Jane Belmore to return to Madison School District as interim superintendent again

Jane Belmore has been tapped to lead the Madison School District on an interim basis — for a second time — when Superintendent Jennifer Cheatham leaves ...

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: ‘Singin’ in the Rain’ opens next week in De Pere

The musical "Singin' in the Rain" is the 2019 offering of St. Norbert College Music Theatre - Summer Stage.

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Review: ‘Daddy D’s Fabulous Fifties Show’ just happens in Green Bay

'Daddy D's Fabulous Fifties Show' has a way of hitting it off with the audience.

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Drama new to the area, ‘The Dig,’ opening next week in Sturgeon Bay

Third Avenue Playhouse will present the Marie Kohler drama "The Dig" June 27 to July 20.

WIAA track and field: Denmark's Kralovetz takes first in 1,600  Green Bay Press Gazette

Denmark senior Leah Kralovetz dominated the Division 2 field in the 1600 meter run on Friday.

Madison West High School students seeking to install 100 solar panels atop school

A student group at West High School has set an ambitious goal of raising $50000 to install 100 solar panels on the roof of the school.

Madison's Wright Middle School designated national model for AVID college prep program

Wright Middle School is being recognized as a national model for the AVID college preparation program, becoming the second school in the Madison School ...

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Review: ‘The Dig’ explores archaeology and the mind in Sturgeon Bay

Marie Kohler's "The Dig" is dense and theatrical in a heady presentation at Third Avenue Playhouse.

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: ‘The Realistic Joneses’ delves dilemmas in Sturgeon Bay

What is normal is explored by Isadoora Theatre Company in 'The Realistic Joneses.'

Appleton students focus on community during MLK holiday  WBAY

This was the first year students in the Appleton Area School District had a holiday for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. They spent it focusing on how they could live ...

Another Madison schools staff member accused of using racial slur in front of students

Jefferson principal Tequila Kurth told parents of the incident in an email on Monday afternoon after the incident was reported that morning.

Another Oshkosh West student investigated for social media post  WBAY

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WBAY) - For the second time this week, a student from Oshkosh West High School was taken into custody over a social media post. Police say ...

Madison West athletic director job has been posted

Greg Valaskey has taken over as interim athletic director, replacing Torrance Hill.

Wisconsin high schools, including McFarland, seek video game championship

The Wisconsin High School Esports Association, which has seen a jump in participation during its second year, is hosting a state championship tournament ...

Madison West freshman Genevieve Nashold steals show, runs away with state title

WISCONSIN RAPIDS — Madison West freshman Genevieve Nashold broke onto the cross country scene with a dominating victory at the Verona Invitational in ...

Green Bay Southwest football low on numbers, high on talent  Green Bay Press Gazette

GREEN BAY – There have been times this season when Green Bay Southwest football co-coach Tim Birr has walked out to practice after a junior varsity game ...

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