Some area universities and colleges have made one list of topschools.
U.S. News and World Report ranked Lawrence University inAppleton 67th in this year's National Liberal Arts CollegeRankings. Ripon College came in at 105, and St. Norbert College inDe Pere ranked 127th.
Among the best regional universities in the Midwest, theUniversity of Wisconsin-Oshkosh came in 76th. Marian University inFond du Lac and Silver Lake College in Manitowoc both ranked 99thon the list.
The rankings take into account factors like SAT scores,graduation and retention rates, alumni giving and peerreputation.
But critics say the rankings are too arbitrary and pressurecolleges to boost scores instead of improving teaching.
After almost 80 years, a piece of naval history is on its way home. A model of the Japanese luxury liner Hikawa Maru is being packed up in Manitowoc and returned to Japan.
Visitors to Green Bay's Neville Public Museum will soon see hours slashed. The county-owned attraction is cutting access starting the first of the year.
An 11-foot-long model of the Japanese passenger liner Hikawa Maru is being sent back to Japan after 34 years at the Wisconsin Maritime Museum in Manitowoc.
Area volunteers are making a difference in the community this holiday season. At this time of the year, many people are looking for ways to help their neighbors. The Salvation Army is one of the many places where you can do just that.
For the second year in a row, St. Norbert College could house overflow of homeless people from the St. John the Evangelist shelter in Green Bay.
A memorial fund has been created for a Grand Chute firefighter killed in a weekend car crash.