| Nov 30, 2010
| 2:19 PM
MARINETTE, Wis. -- His first shots blasted the film projector and punched into a wall. The last he aimed at himself. In between, the 15-year-old high school sophomore held his teacher and about two dozen classmates hostage for more than six hours.
| Nov 29, 2010
| 5:00 PM
A hostage drama continues to unfold at an eastern Wisconsin high school.
Marinette Police Chief Jeff Skorik says an armed student is holding 23 students and 1 teacher hostage inside a classroom. Skorik says authorities have been able to communicate...
| Aug 17, 2010
| 5:07 PM
The tall ships haven't visited Chicago in four years. Next week, there will be twenty of them coming from all over the United States and two from across the pond.
WGNTV's Jackie Bange traveled to Green Bay where the ships were last docked for a preview...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 1:31 AM
Eagan, Minn.: Francis John “Fran” Zirbel, age 59, of Eagan, passed away peacefully on February 16, 2011, surrounded by his loving family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William Zirbel & Charlotte Englebert Zirbel.
He is survived by Brenda,...
| Mar 6, 2011
| 11:56 AM
Another day another storm...
Not sure if it is sun spots or what...but again, right @ 1:12 there were "issues" with our friends @ CBS. Random switches between games, green screens, sudden commercials...about the same time as yesterday's debacle. Weird......
| Mar 9, 2011
| 7:08 PM
Have the nation's daily high and low temperatures ever occurred in the same state? What is the least distance that has separated the daily extremes?
Because temperatures usually decline 5.4 degrees for every 1,...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 11:53 AM
Reminder about the FOX 4 Weathering The Storm Seminar @ Union Station's Extreme Theater on Saturday the 18th from 9AM to about Noon. A benefit for the Tornado Victims in MO/KS. 1st come...1st serve, tickets are free but we're asking for a $5 donation to...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 7:16 PM
The number of passable bridges for travelers crossing the flood-swollen Missouri River in northwest Missouri is rapidly dwindling, as high water has made traveling to and from Iowa, Nebraska and northeast Kansas a tricky proposition.
The bridge over...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 1:05 AM
New uses for gypsum in agriculture will be highlighted at the Midwest Soil Improvement Symposium: Research and Practical Insights into Using Gypsum on Aug. 23.
The event will be held at the University of Wisconsin Arlington Agricultural Research...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 6:31 AM
CHEBOYGAN — Greg Hokans, a man known for working tirelessly to preserve the rich history of the Straits region, is also being remembered for his dedication to family, love of the outdoors and his sense of humor.
Hokans, 47, of Cheboygan, passed...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 3:52 PM
The new 9/11 Memorial attempts to capture the sorrow New York and the country have felt over the terrorist attacks, while allowing us to move on. The presence of visitors allowed into the site for the first time raised issues of security, while also...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 6:25 AM
That it even dawns on me to parse Virginia’s non-conference basketball schedule signals progress for the Cavaliers. In Tony Bennett’s first two years, Virginia’s bleak prospects rendered schedule strength irrelevant.
Not now. With...