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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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Judson Michael "Jud" Lowry | Obituaries  Gazettextra

May 25, 1953 - August 12, 2019. Appleton, WI -- Judson Michael "Jud" Lowry, age 66, of Appleton, passed away after a brief illness on Monday, August 12, 2019 ...

Appleton East High School band selected to play at 2020 D-Day events in Normandy  Appleton Post Crescent

The Appleton East High School band is one of five musical ensembles selected to represent the United States at a D-Day memorial ceremony next year.

BUILDING BLOCKS: 'Zen Den' at Appleton East High School  Daily Reporter

Suicide attempts have increased at an alarming rate among high school students in the Fox Cities Region in recent years. Wanting to combat that trend, officials.

Appleton East Band to represent U.S. during 2020 D-Day events at Normandy

APPLETON, Wis. (WFRV) — The Appleton East High School band will be traveling to Normandy, France next year for the 2020 D-Day events. According to the ...

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 ...

High school: Thursday's sports results  Appleton Post Crescent

Softball, baseball, soccer, track and golf teams were in action.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Appleton graduation debate: Does religion have a place in commencement speeches?  Appleton Post Crescent

A commencement speech delivered by Appleton school board member Alvin Dupree sparked controversy because of its references to his Christian faith.

High school: Thursday's results  Appleton Post Crescent

OSHKOSH NORTH 22, APPLETON WEST 2. OSHKOSH - The Spartans had 20 hits, including home runs by Brooke Ellestad, Libby Neveau and Syd Supple, ...

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.

8 times Appleton native Willem Dafoe appeared in The Post-Crescent before he was famous  Appleton Post Crescent

Even before he was a Hollywood headliner, Willem Dafoe frequently showed up in the pages of his hometown newspaper.

Honoring the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Junior With Service to Community

Monday is Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Day - a time to remember the slain civil rights leader and all he stood for. One of those celebrations took place at ...

Appleton East High School teacher on leave after physical altercation with a student

A staff member at Appleton East High School is currently on leave after an incident happened on January 23rd.

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 ...

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

Appleton native actor and, as of this week, three-time Academy Award nominee Willem Dafoe stopped by "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" Wednesday to ...

Northeastern Wisconsin school districts announce class cancellations amid excessive heat  Appleton Post Crescent

The school districts have announced that summer school is canceled as sweltering temperatures continue through the end of this week.

Neenah mother receives inspirational message from daughter days after girl's tragic death  WBAY

NEENAH, Wis. (WBAY) - 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 ...

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 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, ...

“Words Hurt Campaign” at Appleton East High School encourages understanding, action

A week long campaign at Appleton East High School meant to change student's perspective on issues like homelessness, depression, and diversity will wrap up ...

High school: Tuesday's boys results  Appleton Post Crescent

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

Road construction to begin Monday on Calumet Street near State 441  Appleton Post Crescent

APPLETON - A two-month project that will include repairs to pavement on Calumet Street between Telulah Avenue and Kensington Drive, near a busy State 441 ...

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.

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?

High school: Thursday's girls results  Appleton Post Crescent

Neenah, Little Chute among girls volleyball winners Thursday.

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 ...

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.

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 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.

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.

Appleton Flag Day Parade: Here's what you need to know for the Saturday festivities  Appleton Post Crescent

APPLETON - It's time for another Appleton summer tradition. The 69th annual Appleton Flag Day parade will take over the downtown Saturday and, if all goes as ...

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.

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.

Appleton teen prepares for fundraiser to raise money and awareness for pediatric cancer

APPLETON (WLUK) -- A 14-year-old boy from Appleton is inviting the community to participate in his yearly fundraiser to help raise money and awareness for ...

Prosecutors reveal new details about arrests at Appleton East  WBAY

APPLETON, Wis. (WBAY) - Bond was set Monday for two men from the Wausau area who were arrested last week at Appleton East High School. Blong Vang, 21 ...

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 ...

Marquette Offers Scholarships to Emily LaChapell and Kamorea Arnold  Anonymous Eagle

I appreciate the forward thinking here, but whooooo, neither of these players are anywhere close to a collegiate decision.

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.

Viral fishing photo, Jennifer Lopez meets Sheboygan Lutheran valedictorian: Stories you loved  Green Bay Press Gazette

As always, we've rounded up the most-read stories from across the state this week and some of their Facebook comments.

Appleton schools focus on character  Appleton Post Crescent

The school district held its annual all-staff gathering on Tuesday at Appleton West High School.

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.

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.

UPDATE: Police Have Identified the Suspect on Quarry Lane Who Was Taken into Custody

Neenah Police have identified the man taken into custody earlier today as 32-year-old Daniel J. Maher.

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.

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 ...

Fox Cities schools welcome new principals  Appleton Post Crescent

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

Valley Transit Offers Special Fares During Appleton’s Octoberfest

Appleton's Octoberfest draws more than 200,000 people to downtown each year. To avoid the parking pandemonium Valley Transit is offering a great deal to ...

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.

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.

Area students earn AP Scholar honors  Appleton Post Crescent

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

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Tuesday's girls prep sports results  Appleton Post Crescent

Girl preps results on Tuesday in the Appleton area.

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.

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.

UPDATE: Morning restaurant fire in Sheboygan County declared total loss

Morning restaurant fire in Sheboygan County declared total loss.

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.

Introducing the 2018 Future 15 young professionals  Appleton Post Crescent

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

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 ...

What you need to know for Paul McCartney's concert Saturday

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) -- Lambeau Field is preparing ahead of the Paul McCartney concert 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'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.

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 ...

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.

Transformation House for Men Seeks Permit, Neighbors Are Opposed to Location

The decision before the Green Bay city council - whether to authorize a permit for a new transitional housing facility for men looking for a new start.

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.

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.

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.

Behind the scenes look at new local movie

Lights, camera action!A local filmmaker is shooting a new movie in the Fox Valley.FOX 11's Lauren Kalil was live this morning taking a behind the scenes look at ...

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.

Seymour Community High School Women's Glee Choir

(WLUK) -- The Seymour Community High School Women's Glee Choir took part in Sounds of the Season.They are directed by Amy Bucheger.They sang What ...

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 ...

Fox Cities students named AP Scholars  Appleton Post Crescent

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

Army Veteran shares inspirational story with students in Appleton  WBAY

APPLETON, Wis. (WBAY) - Adam Alexander has overcome a lot since being shot in the head by a sniper while serving in Afghanistan in 2011. We were there for ...

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.

'This can happen to any family'  Appleton Post Crescent

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

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.

Tuesday's boys prep sports results  The Oshkosh Northwestern

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

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.

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.

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.

$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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Local Doctor shares incredible story

We all have an unique story and Dr. Tina Sauerhammer has one that inspires. Sauerhammer started college when she was 14 at University of Wisconsin Green ...

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, ...

Brown County Tavern League wants people to know about SafeRide program

Northeast Wisconsin continues to have deadly crashes caused by drinking and driving, so the Tavern league is trying to raise awareness to help people get ...

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.

Celebrate Dairy Month with some great recipes from the Dairy Farmers of WI

(WFRV) - June is Dairy month so it's a great time to brush up on some recipes featuring dairy.

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