Manitowoc, WI

Teen Flees from Manitowoc Police, Admits to Stealing a Vehicle

The Manitowoc Police Department has reported the arrest of a man who fled from police and admitted to stealing a vehicle. The police report states that an officer was on patrol in the 2600 block of South 10th Street at around 2:45 Friday morning (June 24th), when he saw a vehicle make a turn, and squeal its tires.
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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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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...

Trial for Two Rivers man charged in 2018 death of 2-month-old girl set this week in Manitowoc County Circuit Court

Fulfilling our obligation: This report is part of the Herald Times Reporter's mission to follow criminal cases from arrest to their conclusion. MANITOWOC - Matthew Brown-Edwards is set to plead his case in a jury trial this week.  The 27-year-old Two Rivers man is accused of abusing a 2-month-old baby girl who died as a result...

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.

Trial begins in Two Rivers baby death case

MANITOWOC (WLUK) -- Jury selection started Monday morning for Matthew Brown-Edwards, who is standing trial for the January 2018 death of a two-month-old girl. Brown-Edwards is charged with first-degree reckless homicide and child abuse for the incident. The trial is scheduled to last five days. Paramedics were called to a...

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...

Kappelman chosen as 2022 Distinguished Young Holstein Breeder

For the 2022 Distinguished Young Holstein Breeder, returning home to farm was always a clear choice. Now, 30-year-old Mitch Kappelman manages his family’s dairy, Meadow Brook Farms. Because of his enthusiasm for dairy farming and the Registered Holstein cow, Holstein Association USA honored Kappelman with the 2022 Distinguished Young Holstein Breeder award.

Fourth of July in Manitowoc and Two Rivers brings Subfest and plenty of fun, plus more news in your weekly dose.

MANITOWOC - Fourth of July weekend is upon us, which means fireworks, parades, live music, food, patriotic celebrations and more fun are on tap on the lakeshore. In Manitowoc, the Fourth on the Shore celebration and Wisconsin Maritime Museum's Subfest will join forces for a full day of entertainment on July 4. Manitowoc's Fourth of July Parade...
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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...

Independence Day fireworks and parades 2022

Breakwater Park & Harbor, 10 p.m. Jefferson Park, 9:45 p.m. Riverside Park, 9:45 p.m. Menominee Park, 9:45 p.m. North Side of the New Bridge, 9:45 p.m. How are you celebrating the Fourth of July? Share a photo or video with us here:. Parades. Saturday, July 2. Wausaukee. Downtown/Main Street, 1...

Update: Dog attack incident in Manitowoc solved

MANITOWOC, Wis. (WFRV) – The Manitowoc Police Department has closed the investigation involving the dog that attacked another dog in Manitowoc on Sunday morning. According to the department, the incident has been ‘solved.’. No additional information has been released. Original Story: Dog attacks another dog while out for...