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Rural Vet Clinic In Peril After Fire

A western Minnesota town is rallying behind a veterinarian after she lost nearly everything in a fire. Back in June, a fire destroyed the Appleton Veterinary Clinic. A puppy was trapped inside and also died. Veterinarian Rachel Bakeberg also lost thousands of dollars in medical equipment.


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Mom Who Skipped Parental Exchange Arrested In Ohio

A 44-year-old woman who violated a court-ordered parental exchange in Wisconsin is in custody after being arrested in Ohio, according to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office. Amy Winterfeldt was supposed to bring her 4-year-old son to his father in Appleton, Wis. on July 12, but never showed up.


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Sheriff: Mom Skips Court-Ordered Parental Exchange, On The Run

The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a woman who violated a court order to return her 4-year-old son to his father. Amy Lorraine Winterfeldt, 44, was supposed to make a parental exchange in Appleton, Wis. on Saturday but not show up with her son, Alex Gomm – who’s also known as Johan Winterfeldt.



Judge Won’t Lift Block On Wis. Abortion Law

A federal judge has refused to lift a temporary stay on a crucial section of a new Wisconsin abortion law. The language requires abortion providers to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals.


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2 Wis. Exotic Dancers Brawl Over $1 Bill

Two dancers at an exotic club in Juneau have been cited after they allegedly brawled over a dollar bill. A Post-Crescent of Appleton report says one of the women is pregnant.


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Crime Alert Issued After Abduction In Appleton, Minn.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has issued a crime alert after a female was abducted in Appleton, Minn.


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Michelle Obama To Visit Appleton Friday

More details are emerging about Michelle Obama’s return trip to Wisconsin this week. The Obama campaign say the first lady will speak to grassroots supporters at Lawrence University in Appleton Friday.



Planned Parenthood Suspends Pill Abortions In Wis.

Planned Parenthood plans to end nonsurgical abortions at its Wisconsin clinics. The organization’s leaders say Planned Parenthood will continue to provide surgical abortions at its clinics in Madison, Milwaukee and the Appleton area.


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Wis. Couple Accused Of Starving Infant Daughter

Appleton parents who were worried that their infant daughter would become obese starved her for months, causing the girl to gain just 5 pounds in the 14 months after her birth, prosecutors allege.


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Wis. Parents Charged With Starving Baby, Feared Obesity

Prosecutors have accused an Appleton couple of starving their 17-month-old daughter, apparently because her father was afraid she would become obese.


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Sex Offenders Get Extra Checks On Halloween In Wis

Authorities are planning to step up their monitoring of sex offenders in the Appleton area on Monday as trick-or-treaters go door-to-door.


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Wis. Man Charged With Punching 2-Month-Old In Head

An Outagamie County man has been charged with punching an infant in the head while trying strike a woman.


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Wis. Hunter Shot In Face, In Stable Condition

Winnebago County authorities say a hunter is in stable condition after he was shot in the face over the weekend.



Wis. Police Sorry For Shutting Down Lemonade Stand

An Appleton police officer may have shut down two sisters’ lemonade stand, but city officials say it won’t happen again.


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Family Recalls Fallen Wis. Soldier As Outdoorsman

Army Sgt. Matthew D. Hermanson’s family released a statement Tuesday. They say the 22-year-old had “a vibrant personality, exuberant smile and quick-witted humor.”


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Appleton, Wis. Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

The Defense Department says an Appleton soldier has been killed after his unit was attack in Afghanistan.


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Wis. Man Killed After Vehicle Breaks Lake Ice

An Appleton-area man is dead after his vehicle and two others plunged through the ice into Lake Winnebago.


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Wis. Man Jailed After Punching Nurse In Face

Police say an intoxicated Appleton man punched a nurse in the face as she treated him for a cut finger.


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Minn. Man Accused Of Wis. Mall Assault Sentenced

A Minnesota man accused of posing as a police officer and sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl outside a Wisconsin mall will spend 10 years in prison.


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Appleton Prison May Reopen

The privately run Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton may reopen and house prisoners from California.