ASHWAUBENON - Records are falling as a heat wave continues to beat down on Northeast Wisconsin.
Green Bay's record high was broken with a 99-degree reading. The old record for July 5 was 96 degrees, set in 1988.
Oshkosh saw a 91-year-old record fall, with a 99-degree reading.
A temperature of 97 degrees was recorded in Manitowoc , which broke the record of 95 degrees set in 1977.
- Click here to read Meteorologist Doug Higgins' blog post on the rarity of 100-degree temperatures
- Click here to see photos of the heat wave's effect on Northeast Wisconsin
Here is a look at the other high temperatures for Thursday, July 5, 2012:
Antigo – 90 degrees
Appleton – 97 degrees
Clintonville – 98 degrees
Fond du Lac – 100 degrees
Marinette – 91 degrees
Sheboygan – 102 degrees
Sturgeon Bay – 91 degrees
Waupaca – 104 degrees
Wautoma – 106 degrees
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.
Appleton police executed a search warrant Thursday in connection with a fatal nightclub shooting.
Capital Credit Union is offering to match donations made to Salvation Army red kettles in the Fox Valley on Friday.
With just two weeks until Christmas, the Postal Service says it's heading into its busiest times. But are folks still sending letters of holiday cheer?