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One homeless man stabbed, another arrested in Green Bay

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) - Green Bay police say a 40-year-old homeless man was stabbed on Holmgren Way late Thursday night. Police have arrested a 55-year-old man, who is also homeless. Officers say the two men were taking shelter inside an abandoned ice machine in a parking lot. An argument...
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Daily Arrest Records - January 26, 2023

Brown County Arrest Records - Thursday January 26, 2023. No claims to the accuracy of this information are made. The information and photos presented on this site have been collected from the websites of County Sheriff's Offices or Clerk of Courts. The people featured on this site may not have been convicted of the charges or crimes listed and are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Do not rely on this site to determine factual criminal evidence. Contact the respective County Clerk or State Attorney's Office for more information. There may be persons listed who are not "newly" arrested, but are being transferred from another Correctional Facility to Brown County for court appearances related to prior charges. Those listed could also be due to scheduled court appearances. The release of this information is intended to educate and protect the public and is not to be used to injure, harass, or commit a criminal act against any individual or their family.

Brown County cold case from 1986 ends Friday with a no contest plea by Racine man linked to case by DNA test

GREEN BAY - Brown County's longest open homicide case ended Friday with a judge finding a Racine truck driver guilty in the 1986 killing of Lisa Holstead, 22. Lou A. Griffin, 67, was found guilty Friday morning by Brown County Circuit Judge Timothy Hinkfuss after Griffin entered a plea of no contest to a reduced charge of homicide by reckless conduct, a class C felony. He had been charged with more serious crimes: first-degree murder and two...

Man Sentenced in Brown County Bowling Alley Burglary

GREEN BAY, WI (WTAQ-WLUK) — A second suspect in a bowling alley burglary was sentenced Friday to five years in prison. Jeremy Wondrachek, 45, was previously convicted of burglary. Before the sentence was issued, Wondrachek apologized for his actions, saying he was too immature then to deal with problems...
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Racine man convicted in 1986 killing of 22-year-old woman

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A Racine man has been convicted in the 1986 killing of a young woman whose body was found in a swamp at a Green Bay nature area. Lou A. Griffin, 67, pleaded no contest Friday in Brown County Circuit Court to a charge of homicide by reckless conduct, and a judge found him guilty. His sentencing is set for March 27.

Enjoy some pampering at Weiler Academy Wellness & Spa

Weiler Academy Wellness & Spa has moved into a brand-new location with lots more to offer. Carlyn and Michelle joined Living with Amy to talk about the European style spa and the unique experiences they offer including the Hydrafacial with a European twist. Watch for more details. Weiler Academy is...
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Bosse’s News and Tobacco, longtime Green Bay business, holds grand opening in De Pere

DE PERE, Wis. (WBAY) - Bosse’s News and Tobacco first opened up shop in 1898, meaning which means this year, they’re celebrating their 150th anniversary. The news stand was on Cherry Street in downtown Green Bay for the past 41 years but was forced to find a new home after the City of Green Bay announced it would be replacing the space with an apartment complex.
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Brown County Wants Parents To Talk To Their Kids About The New F-word

GREEN BAY, WI (WTAQ-WLUK) — Brown County is encouraging parents to talk to their children about the new F-word. Fentanyl is growing problem in the county and across Wisconsin. Last September, Brown County declared fentanyl as a community health crisis and launched a public awareness campaign. In the beginning,...
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Trial Ordered for Mom Whose Child was Found Wandering Parking Ramp Alone

GREEN BAY, WI (WTAQ-WLUK) — A mom charged after police found her 6-year-old son wandering in a downtown parking ramp, and a 4-year-girl home alone, was ordered Thursday to stand trial. Christina Badalamenti, 25, faces two counts of neglecting a child as well as a misdemeanor obstruction count. Badalamenti...

5 tasty morsels about De Pere we never knew until we watched 'John McGivern's Main Streets'

"John McGivern's Main Streets" sure packed a lot of De Pere into 25 minutes during Thursday's episode devoted to the only city in Wisconsin with two separate school districts. McGivern and co-host Emmy Fink showed off what they discovered during three days of filming last year for the travel show that airs on PBS Wisconsin, and let's just say they got around. ...

Outdoor Enthusiasts Are Heading To The Resch Expo

ASHWAUBENON, WI (WTAQ-WLUK) – With more than 100 vendors the Green Bay RV and Camping Expo has something for just about everyone, but getting outdoors may bring some challenges too — like supply chain issues and the economy. From bright yellow kayaks to the latest in camp chairs,...