FOND DU LAC - Mitchell Towne pleaded no contest Thursday to a misdemeanor obstruction charge for allegedly lying to police who were investigating the death of his son.
He was sentenced one year on probation. If he does not have any more criminal activity in the next three years, his record could be expunged.
Four-month-old Greyson Towne was found in his crib last July, with a pillow over his head. According to court documents, Towne and Victoria Jarowski originally told investigators they fell asleep early that morning after spending the night watching movies and talking. They later admitted to smoking marijuana most of the night.
Authorities haven't been able to confirm how the baby died, and neither were charged in connection with the death.
Previously, Jarowski was also sentenced to one year on probation.
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.