MADISON - Governor Scott Walker has signed off on nearly $13 million in grants to improve some Wisconsin harbors.
In our area, more than $5 million will go towards work in the town of Washington in Door County. The federal navigation channel there will be dredged and widened.
More than $2 million will be used to improve barge dock facilities for petroleum shipments in the port of Green Bay.
About $1.5 million has been freed up to dredge the Oconto River to improve access for commercial fishing boats and yachts.
Smaller amounts will go to two projects in Manitowoc. One project will allow for easier access into the harbor for larger vessels.
Fast-food workers across the country are calling for a wage of $15 per hour and the right to form a union without retaliation.
A man who lied about his son's terminal cancer in order to get gifts from a valley race car driver was sentenced to a year in jail and three years probation.
World War II artifacts which belonged to a Manitowoc woman are added to the Veterans Museum's collection.
A three-semi crash in Dodge County injures two people.
The Oshkosh Board of Education discuss a possibly referendum.
Area road crews are ready to get out and salt the roadways. However, they say, that can't be doing that Wednesday night.