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Obituary for Laurie Strebe class of 81

August 12, 2018 by Suzi Quall (Register to contact)

To protect privacy, contact info has been removed from this post. Register to see the original with contact info.

Laurie Strebe, Class of 81, past away Aug 5. Obit in Oshkosh Northwestern.

Michael Jensen deceased

July 21, 2011 by Cynthia Dambruch Jensen (Register to contact)

Mike died suddenly in Dec. '03. We think it was from an aneurysm.

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Appleton East High School shows off new Launch Studio

APPLETON (WLUK) -- Appleton East High School is opening what it calls a dynamic career center. It's called Launch Studio and it will help students discover ...

Appleton Area School District introduces new program to reduce food waste

APPLETON, Wis. (WLUK) -- The Appleton Area School District wants to see more food in the stomachs of students and less in the trash. An Appleton East High ...

MLK Community Day of Service - Today at Appleton East High School

(WFRV) – Appleton East High School is having a celebration of the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. that will have a positive effect on the community long ...

High school: Friday's sports results  Appleton Post Crescent

APPLETON EAST 8, FOX VALLEY LUTHERAN 0. APPLETON - Carson Cook pitched a no-hitter and struck out 12 batters to lead the Patriots to the ...

Longtime Appleton East cross country coach Joe Perez dies  Appleton Post Crescent

Joe Perez began coaching cross country at Appleton East in 1967. He was still coaching until recently.

Appleton East, Xavier pick up victories in Big Apple Classic boys basketball tournament  Appleton Post Crescent

High school boys basketball: Appleton East, Xavier pick up victories on opening night of Big Apple Classic tournament.

High school: Thursday's sports results  Appleton Post Crescent

APPLETON WEST 11, KAUKAUNA 1. APPLETON - Tyler Tetzke had the win on the mound and also hit a double in helping the Terrors stay perfect in Fox Valley ...

Appleton teen overjoyed by support after heart transplant  WBAY

Friday his classmates at Appleton East High School held a pep rally and raised more than $1200 for his medical expenses.

Appleton School District Talks Day of Service for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Students and district staff will not attend school or work for the first time in the history of the holiday.

Appleton high school students create 2-1-1 PSA  WBAY

APPLETON, Wis. (WBAY) -- On Tuesday, Appleton High School Students who created a public *service* announcement for United Way Fox Cities 2-1-1 hotline, ...

High school: Tuesday's boys results  Appleton Post Crescent

Volleyball, soccer and cross country teams were among those in action.

Appleton East High School teacher put on leave, accused of pushing student

APPLETON, Wis. (WLUK) -- An Appleton East High School teacher has been placed on leave after allegedly pushing a student during an argument.Appleton ...

Two face charges after suspicious incident at Appleton East High School  WBAY

APPLETON, Wis. (WBAY) - Appleton Police are holding two men from the Wausau area after a suspicious incident at Appleton East High School led to the ...

Willem Dafoe talks Appleton East High School on 'Colbert': 'They kicked me out!'  Appleton Post Crescent

The Appleton native and Oscar nominee hit "The Late Show" and talked about his youth in the Fox Valley.

Second man sentenced in Appleton East High School gun incident  Appleton Post Crescent

APPLETON - The second of two men charged after police found two guns inside a vehicle in the Appleton East High School parking lot in April was ordered on ...

In the wake of ICE raids across Wisconsin, schools work to support wary, scared families  Appleton Post Crescent

The undocumented population is invisible and anonymous. How are schools supporting families and student in need?

Wisconsin mother receives inspirational message from daughter days after girl's tragic death  WKOW

Just days after a tragic car crash took the life a Neenah teenager, her mother received a message she never expected and it's now a huge source of inspiration.

Public concerns about truancy court reach board meeting as review continues  Appleton Post Crescent

Family members and concerned citizens addressed the Appleton Area School District board on truancy court and Judge Mark McGinnis.

Appleton East teacher resigns after altercation with student  Appleton Post Crescent

APPLETON - A teacher at Appleton East High School has resigned after being accused last month of grabbing and pushing a student in the weight room.

Trial set for man arrested at Appleton East High School  WBAY

APPLETON, Wis. (WBAY) - A trial date is set for late July for a Wausau-area man caught with a handgun at Appleton East High School. Blong Vang, 21, is ...

Appleton educators remember Sharon Fenlon: Lifelong learner, champion of holistic education  Appleton Post Crescent

Sharon Fenlon, who served on the AASD Board of Education for 30 years before her retirement, died last weekend. She was 79.

Appleton will host 50-team Gridiron Kickoff Challenge  Appleton Post Crescent

Wisconsin Gridiron Kickoff Challenge will be held Aug. 18 at various Appleton venues, featuring 50 youth football teams.

New Appleton East football coach stresses multi-sport athletes, leadership  Appleton Post Crescent

The new Appleton East coach stresses multi-sport athletes and leadership as he looks to grow the Patriots football program.

Nominations sought for Appleton East Patriot Award  Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton East is looking for nominees to receive this year's Patriot Award.

Northeast Wisconsin natives up for Oscars this Sunday  WBAY

(WBAY) - Northeast Wisconsin natives are up for the most prestigious award in entertainment--the Oscar. Appleton native Willem Dafoe is nominated for Best ...

2018 Post-Crescent Academic All-Star nominees shine in, out of classroom  Appleton Post Crescent

The students were nominated based on academic achievement, participation in extracurricular activities, community *service*, leadership & character.

High school: Thursday's girls results  Appleton Post Crescent

Neenah, Little Chute among girls volleyball winners Thursday.

Fox Cities natives Willem Dafoe, Phil Johnston among Academy Awards nominees  Appleton Post Crescent

Dafoe attended Appleton East High School and Johnston is a Neenah grad.

Gabriel Furniture in Appleton to Close in 2019 as Owners Retire

The owners of a well known furniture store in downtown Appleton are making plans to close operations and retire. More on what the future holds next for Gabriel ...

John Mielke resigns as Appleton East boys basketball coach  Appleton Post Crescent

John Mielke has resigned as the head coach of the Appleton East boys basketball team according to sources close to the team.

Two charged in Appleton East gun incident  Appleton Post Crescent

APPLETON - A girl's allegations that a fellow student at Appleton East High School was bullying her prompted her 21-year-old boyfriend and two others to come ...

Appleton police officer leads football cheer  WBAY

A police officer in Appleton surprised the crowd during a high school football game by leading a cheer. Surprisingly the officer says it's not something he ...

Gridiron Challenge organizers stress safety in football  Appleton Post Crescent

Wisconsin Gridiron Kickoff Challenge will feature 50 youth football teams from throughout the state, with safety the main focus of the event.

Coaching still fun for East’s Perez after 50 years  Appleton Post Crescent

The 82-year-old Joe Perez has coached the Appleton East cross-country teams for 50 years.

The Buzz: Doughlicious cookie dough shop to open Friday in Appleton  Appleton Post Crescent

Raw cookie dough is safe when made without eggs and with heat-treated flour.

Three decades later, friendships still bloom for Appleton and sister city Kanonji, Japan  Appleton Post Crescent

APPLETON - Some possible lifelong friendships were made in recent days between Appleton and its sister city of Kanonji, Japan. Last month, 11 Appleton high ...

Eighth-grader's obstacle course promotes pediatric cancer awareness  Appleton Post Crescent

"Cole's Cancer Crusade" will take place Saturday morning at Appleton East High School.

The story behind Wisconsin’s first arrest from a massive rape kits backlog  Appleton Post Crescent

Aaron Heiden ascended from college grad to branch manager in four years. Then a DNA sample put him on the state's radar.

Monday's prep track results  Appleton Post Crescent


J.D.'s Drive-In: Burger and fry from a local guy on Appleton's east side  Appleton Post Crescent

J.D.'s Drive-In hits the half-century mark, surviving in a world of big, fast food competitors.

First Hemp Dispensary Opening in Fox Valley

The first hemp-exclusive dispensary in the Fox Valley will have its grand opening this Friday.

School clothes closets help Fox Cities students in need  Appleton Post Crescent

Nearly every Fox Cities high school has a closet where students can find warm clothes, toiletries and food.

Fox Cities schools welcome new principals  Appleton Post Crescent

Get to know the 17 new principals who will greet Fox Cities students this week.

Appleton student charged in bomb scare

An Appleton East High School student was arrested after authorities say he admitted to posting a bomb threat anonymously on a phone app.Forrest Grade, 18, is ...

Meet the 2017 Post-Crescent Academic All-Star nominees  Appleton Post Crescent

Meet the nominees for The Post-Crescent's 30th class of Academic All-Stars.

Area students earn AP Scholar honors  Appleton Post Crescent

Hundreds of Fox Cities high school students were named AP Scholars by the College Board.

Neenah edges Oshkosh West for Fox Valley Association tennis title  Appleton Post Crescent

Neenah Rockets edge Oshkosh West Wildcats for Fox Valley Association boys tennis title.

Last day of school ushers in new era at Roosevelt  Appleton Post Crescent

A chapter in the 91-year history of Roosevelt Middle School ends Friday.

Tuesday's girls prep sports results  Appleton Post Crescent

Girl preps results on Tuesday in the Appleton area.

Willem Dafoe talks Appleton upbringing on 'WTF' podcast  Appleton Post Crescent

The Appleton-raised actor is the guest on the latest episode of Marc Maron's podcast.

Five teachers join St. Anne Catholic School faculty  Richmond-News

St. Anne Catholic School welcomed five new teachers for the 2018-19 school year. Patsy Bishop — middle school language arts: Bishop has been teaching in ...

Appleton native and concussion expert Dr. Ann McKee: 'Put your head down and work hard'  Appleton Post Crescent

Dr. Ann McKee, whose research on head trauma in athletes and veterans put her in the spotlight, advised young women to keep working hard.

Trial Ordered in Appleton School-Gun Case  WSAU

APPLETON, WI (WTAQ) - A 21-year-old Wausau man is headed to trial on charges that he brought a gun onto the Appleton East High School campus.

Appleton's Octoberfest: What you need to know  Appleton Post Crescent

The annual two-day Appleton block party with upwards of 200000 people goes down Friday and Saturday.

5 things to watch at this week's WIAA state baseball tournament  Appleton Post Crescent

WIAA state baseball: Defending champions, famous coaches, major league draft picks highlight tournament field at Fox Cities Stadium.

Appleton Pizzeria Gets Creative with Straws Made From Pasta

Several major businesses, like Starbucks, have recently made announcements that they're abandoning plastic straws, to cut back on environmental waste.

Silly Cop, and Former MLB Pitcher Fakes Out Student Football Crowd

Racine's Jack Taschner Fakes Out Appleton Crowd - Mount Pleasant-Sturtevant, WI - Watch as Jack Taschner, a former MLB pitcher and current Appleton police ...

Red Smith banquet honors athletes, volunteers  Appleton Post Crescent

Standout prep athletes from the Fox Valley and adult volunteers were honored Tuesday during the 51st annual Red Smith Sports Award Banquet at the ...

Quiz: Do you know Appleton's brushes with celebrity?  Appleton Post Crescent

Welcome to Fame, Fortune and the Fox Cities, a handy quiz to test your knowledge of our notable ties to the world of celebrity.

8 Wisconsin high school basketball stars aiming for Division I colleges  Green Bay Press Gazette

Some area prep basketball players already have committed to NCAA Division I programs. It's just a matter of time before others join them.

Introducing the 2018 Future 15 young professionals  Appleton Post Crescent

Meet the 2018 Future 15 and hear their visions for the Fox Cities.

Fox Cities students named AP Scholars  Appleton Post Crescent

Students who took AP tests during the 2013-14 have been recognized for their achievement.

5 things to know: A guide to Appleton's Octoberfest  Appleton Post Crescent

APPLETON - Downtown Appleton's annual Octoberfest celebration returns this weekend, the last hurrah to a glorious summer of 2016 in the Fox Cities.

Former MLB Pitcher Jack Taschner Named New Head Coach at Neenah

Former MLB pitcher Jack Taschner will lead the Neenah High School varsity baseball team next spring.

Tuesday's boys prep sports results  The Oshkosh Northwestern

Oshkosh and Fond du Lac-area boys prep athletes were in action Tuesday.

Police release video of Capital Credit Union robbery; search continues for suspects  Appleton Post Crescent

Suspects in Wednesday's armed robbery of Capital Credit Union on Calumet Street in Appleton remain on the run.

First charges from Wisconsin rape kits testing involve Fox Valley case  Appleton Post Crescent

The charges involve a Fox Valley woman who reported being sexually assaulted nearly a decade ago.

Sports Hall of Fame: Horlick's Jack Taschner grew into a real Giant  Journal Times

No one could have seen this coming from Jack Taschner.

15 Wisconsinites who hit it big in Hollywood  Appleton Post Crescent

In honor of Mark Ruffalo's bid for an Oscar, we've compiled a list of 15 Wisconsinites making mark in Hollywood.

Appleton's Octoberfest: Your handy FAQ  Appleton Post Crescent

Questions and answers before you head to Octoberfest this weekend.

Mistrial: Judge, lawyer and CEO rock Fox Cities bars during off-hours  Appleton Post Crescent

APPLETON – There's a funny thing that sometimes happens when Mistrial takes the stage. The Fox Cities band will be ripping through a hit song from the '80s ...

New library director 'thrilled' to serve community  River Falls Journal

Tanya Misselt is jumping into preparations to start her new role as River Falls Public Library Director next month. "On both a professional and personal level," ...

Waupaca County Community Seeks Justice For Victim of Hit-And-Run

The friends and family of an 18 year-old Waupaca man who was the victim of a hit-and-run want the community to help the Waupaca County Sheriff's Office find ...

'This can happen to any family'  Appleton Post Crescent

Wendy Steward of Appleton talked of the need to overcome the stigma attached to addiction.

Wisconsin schools will get more therapists, social workers, aid for kids in crisis  Appleton Post Crescent

The state budget gives boosts to Wisconsin kids on Badgercare waiting list, adds school counselors and helps bolster mental health services.

Thriller shot mostly in Neenah ready for premiere  Appleton Post Crescent

'Wraith,' the film shot in the Fox Cities last year, will premiere locally on Friday.

Northeast Wisconsin plays major role in upcoming movie

Northeast Wisconsin will soon be on the big screen.A local filmmaker is using Neenah, Appleton and Menasha as scenes for his independent movie calledThe ...

Radcliffe: The seven sports stories I loved to tell in 2017 and six amazing performances you may have missed  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

There's no getting around the fact that 2017 brought massive change to the Now News Group sports desk. Our staff was cut from six writers to two, forcing us to ...

Army Veteran shares inspirational story with students in Appleton  WBAY

Adam Alexander has overcome a lot since being shot in the head by a sniper while serving in Afghanistan in 2011.

Yo, Green Bay! Remember these '90s good times?  Green Bay Press Gazette

With I Love the '90s Tour coming to Resch Oct. 13, a look back at our favorite Green Bay moments of the decade, from Marky Mark to Robbie Knievel.

$4M sports facility coming to Fox Cities  Appleton Post Crescent

HARRISON — Private investors from Appleton and Green Bay will break ground this week on a 32,000-square-foot, hard-court athletic facility catering to ...

Your guide to the Appleton Christmas Parade  Appleton Post Crescent

From when to camp out to where to park, we've got you covered.

Army National Combine participants

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2016 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 8.

Who was your favorite teacher, and why?  Appleton Post Crescent

I was blessed and had great teachers all the way. I will cite one, but before I get to that, honorable mention goes to Mr. LaBar (Badger Elementary) and Mr.

Jung leaving Wausau East | News  WSAU

WAUSAU, WI (WSAU) - There's going to be a new coach for The Wausau East Lumberjacks. WSAU has learned that Varsity Football Coach Steve Jung has ...

Indie film sets up haunt in Neenah  Appleton Post Crescent

Ever think the historic mansions of Neenah would make for a good haunting?

Veterans home, village eyed in Grand Chute  Appleton Post Crescent

Veterans advocates used a day of thanks for those who served to unveil an ambitious plan for creating a Veterans Village in the Fox Cities. Shortly before ...

Appleton Resident Receives Scholarship to Mount Mary University  ReadMedia

(MILWAUKEE ) Rachel Reichardt, daughter of Kevin and Jane Reichardt, Appleton, has been awarded the Caroline Scholarship by Mount Mary University for ...

Helein to retire as Appleton police chief  Appleton Post Crescent

Citing medical reasons, Appleton Police Chief Pete Helein will retire Sept. 5, city officials announced Friday. Helein, 54, who has served as chief since 2012, ...

Fundraisers: Will poor schools get left behind?  Green Bay Press Gazette

Suburban leaders are proud of millions they've raised; critics worry it threatens equal education.

UPDATE: Victims Identified in the Fritse Park Shooting

A shooting on the trestle trail bridge Sunday evening ends with five people shot, including the shooter.

Last episode of COPS with Green Bay Police on Saturday

The final episode featuring the Green Bay Police Department on the television show COPS will be Saturday.

Answer Man: Civic Theatre is in good company  Post-Bulletin

Dear Answer Man, has the Civic Theatre changed its name? Their posters and things now say "The Rochester Civic Theatre Company." Is that their official ...

Forensics team finishes strong in two competitions | Features

The Sun Prairie High School Forensics team competed in two tournaments on Saturday, Jan. 25. At Appleton East, Sun Prairie won first place in the Small Team ...

Your Wisconsin: Vital Essentials raw pet food

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) - A Green Bay company is gaining international fame for their pet food.

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