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'Careless use of smoking materials' leads to fire in Sheboygan Saturday

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The Sheboygan Fire Department (SFD) responded to a residential structure fire near 6th and Superior in Sheboygan Saturday, Oct. 16. Authorities say Sheboygan firefighters quickly put out a porch fire that extended to the second floor and attic area just after noon Saturday. Reports indicate...
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The Celtic Angels Coming to Manitowoc in March

A celebration of everything Irish be in Manitowoc this spring. The energetic, exciting young stars of Celtic Angels Ireland are touring the U.S. this year, and have booked a stop at the historic Capitol Civic Center. Through their shared zeal and passion for Ireland’s musical traditions, this troupe enables their...

Size-inclusive women's boutique opens in Sheboygan

A new size-inclusive women's boutique is having its grand opening in downtown Sheboygan this weekend. Owners of Six Turtles Boutique, Lauren and Mike Ries join FOX6 WakeUp with the details. About Six Turtles Boutique (website) Six Turtles Boutique, a size-inclusive women's boutique, opens in downtown Sheboygan, offers sizes small through...

Information sought on Manitowoc vehicle thefts

MANITOWOC (WLUK) -- Manitowoc police are asking for help as they investigate a string of vehicle thefts. Police say at least eight vehicles were stolen from the north and south sides of the city between Oct. 5 and Thursday. Some of them have been recovered, while others continue to be sought.

10 affected by house fire believed to be caused by smoking materials

SHEBOYGAN (WLUK) -- Firefighters in Sheboygan say they put out a fire north of downtown Saturday afternoon, which they think was started by improper disposal of smoking materials. At about 12:16 p.m., the Sheboygan Fire Department responded to a home in the 600 block of Superior Avenue, for multiple reports...

Sheboygan Roadway to Remain Closed Through Next Friday

A stretch of roadway in Sheboygan will remain closed through next week. Behrens Parkway is closed off to traffic between Tower and Gateway Drives as crews continue a private utility construction project. A detour has been put in place using Tower and Gateway and will remain in place until next...

Manitowoc Public School District Superintendent Explains Board Member Recall

We recently reported that two citizens in Manitowoc have called for the recall of two members of the Manitowoc Public School District Board of Education. These citizens are calling for Board members Meredith Sauer and Dave Nickels to no longer be on the Board, claiming they, “provided the Superintendent with more control and less accountability.”

Two Rivers Weather Forecast

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Two Rivers: Saturday, October 16: Sunny during the day; while clear overnight; Sunday, October 17: Sunny during the day; while clear overnight; Monday, October 18: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Tuesday, October 19: Mostly sunny during the


The latest solar energy project in Sheboygan County broke ground on Thursday. A more than 200 kW field of solar panels is being built on the 38-1/2 acre campus of the Sheboygan Senior Community on County Highway “Y” in the Town of Sheboygan. A partnership between the Sheboygan Senior Community, Legacy Solar Co-Op, Arch Electric of Plymouth and the Clean Energy Program of Lakeshore Technical College. The project was made possible by grants including one for nearly a quarter million dollars ($242,581) from Wisconsin’s Office of Energy Innovation, which will use the project as a template for other nonprofits in Wisconsin switching to solar. Another $25,000 grant was received from Solar for Good, with the remainder funded through a tax sponsor.

Commercial Construction Up Dramatically Over 2020 in Manitowoc

Commercial Construction activity in the city of Manitowoc is running far ahead of 2020 through the first 9-months of this year. According to permits obtained through the Department of Building Inspection, the year-to-date figure is $72.55 million. That is approximately $30 million above last year’s $42.5 million. A breakdown of...

Bail Set for Manitowoc Woman Accused of Firing a Weapon in Her Home

Bail is set at $1250 recognizance bond for a 31-year-old Manitowoc woman facing charges after allegedly firing a gun in her home. Erika L. Balzan is charged with 2nd Degree Recklessly Endangering Safety and Disorderly Conduct. Police responded to a residence in the 1100 block of South 20th Street Tuesday...

Bail Set for Manitowoc Man Accused of Taking His Sister’s Car

Bail is set at $1000 recognizance for a 29-year-old Manitowoc man after allegedly taking a woman’s vehicle claiming it was his. Aaron M. Melius is charged with Operating a Vehicle Without the Owner’s Consent. MPD Officers were sent to a home in the 1900 block of Rankin Street Tuesday night...
Biz Times

Acuity to add 90 employees in Wisconsin next year

Sheboygan-based property and casualty insurer Acuity says it plans to hire more than 130 employees in 2022, including 90 in Wisconsin. The company says it has added more than 1,000 employees in the last eight years and now has more than 1,500 employees, including 1,261 in Wisconsin. “We are adding...