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Sheboygan man killed in rollover crash

SHEBOYGAN COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - A 64-year-old Sheboygan man was killed in a crash early Monday. At about 2:21 a.m., Sheboygan County dispatchers received a call about a crash on I-43 near County Road AA in the Town of Holland. The Sheriff’s Office says the driver was traveling north when...
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Casey Lynn Schwartz and Octavius Melvin James ‘Gus’ Schwartz

Casey Lynn Schwartz, age 30, Octavius Melvin James ‘Gus’ Schwartz, age 1, and their unborn child (Earl Casey Schwartz) of Mayville went to Heaven to spend eternity with Jesus on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, as a result of an auto accident in Richfield. Casey Lynn was born the...
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Sheboygan man killed in early morning crash

TOWN OF HOLLAND (WLUK) -- One man is dead after an early morning crash in Sheboygan County. It happened shortly after 2 a.m. Monday in the Town of Holland. Officials say the single vehicle accident happened on I-43 near County Road AA. A 64-year-old man from Sheboygan died. Officials believe...

Sheboygan Man Killed In Overnight Crash On I-43

OOSTBURG, Wis. (WHBL) – Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Deputies say a 64 year old Sheboygan man was killed in a rollover crash early Monday morning near Oostburg. It was around 2:20 this morning when dispatch got a 911 call about a single vehicle crash near County Road Double-A in the Town of Holland. When crews arrived, they found the car was northbound on I-43 when it went into the median, hit a guard rail, and rolled several times. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash caused the southbound lanes to be closed for a time – the accident remains under investigation, but a press release says that alcohol appears to be a factor. The name of the victim is being withheld until the family is notified.

Now Hiring: Sargento Foods hiring several dozen jobs

PLYMOUTH, Wis. — A tinge of excitement framed Christine Lodes voice as she talked about her job at Sargento Foods in Plymouth. “It’s so cool seeing the cheese literally get cut from blocks to shredded cheese into a bag and then into a box,” she said while fixing a bag deflator assembly on one of the company’s machines. ”Then all of a sudden, walking into a store and seeing that same exact bag in the stores. It’s just so cool being able to see that.”
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Sheboygan man killed in rollover crash on I-43; alcohol believed to be a factor

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (CBS 58) -- A 64-year-old Sheboygan man was killed on I-43 in the Town of Holland early Monday morning, June 27. It happened around 2:21 a.m. near Foster Road. According to the Sheboygan County Sheriff's Office, the vehicle was initially traveling northbound on I-43 when it entered the median, struck a guardrail and rolled over several times.

Midsummer Festival of the Arts Returns to Sheboygan

The John Michael Kohler Arts Center in Sheboygan has announced the grand return of the Midsummer Festival of the Arts. This family-friendly blend of fine art, handcrafted goods, music, food, and fun is scheduled for July 16 through the 17th. One hundred juried artist booths lining the tree-lined streets around...
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Complaint: Roncalli teacher admitted to taking photos of underage girls in class

MANITOWOC COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - Charges have been filed against a Roncalli Middle School teacher accused of taking photos of underage students in class. Gregory Allen Melin, 36, is charged with two counts of Possess/Distribute/Exhibit Intimate Representation Without Consent (Victim Under Age 18) and two counts of Disorderly Conduct. A...

Gee scores Midwest Truck Series victory at Slinger

Tom Gee Jr. drove to the front early on in the 60-lap Midwest Truck Series feature event Sunday night at the Slinger Speedway and then held off challenges from Austin Luedtke to capture the victory. Jeff Holtz edged James Swan to finish third while Kenny Joosten took the checkered flag in fifth.

Sheboygan rally draws hundreds after Roe overturned. ‘We’re right back here again,’ organizer says of SCOTUS striking down abortion right.

SHEBOYGAN - A steady stream of cars continued to honk in support of the approximately 200 people — men, women and children — who lined the street corners of a prominent Sheboygan intersection Sunday at a Rally for Reproductive Freedom.   The rally was organized by Sheboygan Abortion Rights Coalition in the wake of the Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 ruling that legalized abortions at the federal level. ...

Happy 100 to Hildegard Schoenauer of Slinger, WI

June 27, 2022 – Slinger, Wi – Hildegard Schoenauer turns 100 years old today. A native of Speyer Germany, Schoenauer came to the U.S. in 1951 when she was 29 years old. Born in a hospital in Germany in 1922, Schoenauer had two brothers and a sister. During...

Sheboygan Press wins eight Wisconsin journalism awards, including for coverage of COVID-19 and police and mental health

SHEBOYGAN - Sheboygan’s daily newspaper, The Sheboygan Press, won six second-place awards, one third-place award and one honorable mention award in the 2021 Wisconsin Newspaper Association Foundation Better Newspaper Contest. “These awards are one representation of the hard work and dedication our journalists put in every day, including the sacrifices made amid the...