GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — JayQuan McCloud scored a career-high 26 points as Green Bay beat Detroit 82-73 on Saturday. Sandy Cohen III added 23 points for the Phoenix. Cohen III had 14 rebounds for the Phoenix. He also had nine turnovers but only eight assists.
Tank Hemphill had 10 points and ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Tank Hemphill tallied 13 points and 10 rebounds to lead Green Bay to a 66-54 win over Oakland on Thursday night.
Kam Hankerson had 13 points and six rebounds for Green Bay (13-13, 7-6 Horizon League). Sandy Cohen III added 10 points and five steals.
ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (AP) — Labor officials say nearly 600 Wisconsin workers will lose their jobs when Shopko Stores closes another 11 stores statewide in May.
Shopko announced last year it planned to close stores nationwide and have been adding to the list of closures since then. The Green ...
Hour of Code program aims to push people toward IT careers
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Discuss the need for information technology professionals around Wisconsin and the nation, and many businesses will tell you they can’t find enough.
That has educators working to prepare students and adults for careers in the in-demand profession, sometimes one hour ...
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UW regents OK graduate tuition increases at 8 schools
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin System regents Friday approved raising graduate tuition at eight schools and out-of-state undergraduate tuition at six schools.
Resident graduate tuition will increase at Eau Claire, Green Bay, La Crosse, Oshkosh, Parkside, Stevens Point, Stout ...
Wisconsin-based Shopko announces more store closings
ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin-based retail chain Shopko Stores has announced more store closings as the company tries to emerge from bankruptcy.
Shopko said this week it plans to close an additional 139 Shopko and Shopko Hometown stores. That brings the
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CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bears have ended a pregame perk that prompted a federal lawsuit by a lifelong Green Bay Packers fan who wanted to wear the Wisconsin team’s green and gold apparel to warmups at Soldier Field.
Bears attorney Paul Greenwalt told
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin regents are poised to raise graduate tuition at eight schools.
Plans call for raising resident graduate tuition at Eau Claire, Green Bay, La Crosse, Oshkosh, Parkside, Stevens Point, Stout and Whitewater. Green Bay would see the biggest ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Cody Schwartz scored 18 points with six 3-pointers and Green Bay beat Milwaukee 90-74 on Friday night.
Schwartz, a redshirt junior who played his first two seasons at San Jose State, matched his season-high point total and matched his career high in treys. Josh ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin prosecutors say an officer won’t face charges for fatally shooting a handcuffed man because the man made it appear he was armed by hiding his hands under his shirt.
Brown County prosecutors said Friday that 26-year-old Jonathon Tubby simulated the shape of ...
Carolina’s Julius Peppers retires after 17 seasons
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina’s Julius Peppers has announced his retirement after 17 NFL seasons, nine Pro Bowl appearances and six All-Pro selections.
Peppers spent the first eight seasons of his career with the Panthers, then played four with Chicago, three with Green Bay and his final ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) _ Schneider National Inc. (SNDR) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit of $84.8 million.
The Green Bay, Wisconsin-based company said it had net income of 48 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for asset impairment costs, were 49 cents per share.
The results ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers are bringing back Luke Getsy, this time as their quarterbacks coach to work with Aaron Rodgers.
Getsy spent four seasons on former coach Mike McCarthy’s staff before leaving to become Mississippi State’s offensive coordinator and wide receivers ...
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Lambeau Field tours among hundreds of closures Monday
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Even the fabled “frozen tundra” of Lambeau Field wasn’t able to withstand the heavy snow and blustery winds that have closed hundreds of businesses, schools and government offices in Wisconsin.
The Green Bay Packers say stadium tours, the Lambeau Field Atrium and all ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay police are investigating a homicide.
Officers were called to an eastside residence about 7:30 p.m. Sunday where they found a 29-year-old man had been fatally shot. Authorities say his body was found in the basement.
Police are searching for a ...
TOWN OF LAKE TOMAHAWK, Wis. (AP) — Authorities in northern Wisconsin say a snowmobiler has died in a crash.
The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office got a 911 call about the crash in the Town of Lake Tomahawk on Saturday night. Authorities say the snowmobile left the trail and struck some ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a man and woman struggling over a gun at a Green Bay residence were hit with the same bullet.
The Press Gazette reports that ...
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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) _ Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $89 million.
The bank, based in Green Bay, Wisconsin, said it had earnings of 51 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 50 cents per share.
The results beat ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers hired Ravens front office veteran Milt Hendrickson as director of football operations on Thursday.
Hendrickson has spent the past 14 seasons in the personnel department with Baltimore, a span that includes four division titles and a Super Bowl ...
Businessman who defrauded Wisconsin agency gets 7 years
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A De Pere businessman was sentenced Wednesday to more than seven years in prison for defrauding the state’s economic development agency and other investors out of more than $9 million.
Ronald H. Van Den Heuvel was sentenced after
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KOHLER, Wis. (AP) — Authorities have identified two people who died in a crash on Interstate 43 in Kohler.
Police say 20-year-old Shawnie Silas-Grode of Green Bay and 58-year-old Heidi Martiny of Forestville died Friday night when the car they were in went off the road and struck a ...
A foster-based rescue group lets the dogs out for puppy yoga
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — It’s one thing to roll out your mat and do Downward Dog. It’s another to pull off the iconic yoga posture with actual doggies down at your feet.
One stretches your spine. The other tickles your toes. Together, it’s called puppy yoga, and it’s as adorable as it ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Sandy Cohen scored 26 points with four assists, JayQuan McCloud added 21 points and Green Bay defeated Illinois-Chicago 90-85 on Saturday.
After UIC led 44-42 at the half, Green Bay amped it up in the second half, scoring 48 points on 56 percent shooting. Four ...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Madison, Wisconsin, Diocese is considering an investigation into the number of substantiated allegations against clergy of sexual abuse of minors.
Diocese spokesman Brent King told the
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Catholic Diocese of Green Bay has set up new programs to assist victims of priest abuse, including a new victim’s assistance team.
Diocese leaders say they’re committed to being more transparent about addressing abuse. On Thursday, the diocese released the names ...
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ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (AP) — D.J. McCall had 18 points to lead five IUPUI players in double-figure scoring as the Jaguars beat Green Bay 76-70 on Thursday night.
Camron Justice added 16 points for the Jaguars. Jaylen Minnett chipped in 13 points, and Elyjah Goss and Evan Hall added 11 apiece. ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin diocese has released the names of more than 40 clergy members with substantiated allegations they sexually abused a minor.
The Green Bay Diocese posted the names of 46 clergy on its
ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin-based retail chain Shopko Stores has filed for bankruptcy protection as it makes plans to close more stores.
The company says excessive debt and ongoing competitive pressure are forcing it to seek protection from creditors. Shopko is reporting assets of ...
Packers name Jags assistant Hackett as offensive coordinator
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers hired former Jacksonville assistant Nathaniel Hackett as their new offensive coordinator Wednesday.
Hackett spent most of the last four seasons with the Jaguars as quarterbacks coach (2015-16) and then as offensive coordinator before he was ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) _ Nicolet Bankshares Inc. (NCBS) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $10.9 million.
The Green Bay, Wisconsin-based bank said it had earnings of $1.11 per share.
The bank holding company posted revenue of $42.1 million in the period. Its revenue net of ...
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Mike Pettine staying as Packers defensive coordinator
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Mike Pettine is staying as defensive coordinator of the Packers.
New coach Matt LaFleur announced the decision Friday, answering one of his biggest questions just three days after being hired.
In his first year, Pettine installed a 3-4 scheme and had mixed ...
Shopko announces closure of 6 more stores in Wisconsin
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Shopko has announced the closure of six more stores in Wisconsin.
The Wisconsin-based retailer announced late last year that it was closing 39 stores in 19 states by the end of February.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Matt LaFleur has never been in charge of an NFL team before, and until last year had never called plays for one either.
On Wednesday, he took over the Green Bay Packers, who have missed the playoffs two years in a row — and a team with a two-time MVP quarterback in ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Matt LaFleur has been named head coach of the Green Bay Packers, the team announced Tuesday night, confirming multiple reports from a day earlier.
The 39-year-old LaFleur spent this season as offensive coordinator of the Tennessee Titans, his first calling plays in ...
SAULT STE MARIE, Mich. (AP) — An annual ice-breaking effort is starting on waterways in and around northern Michigan and the Upper Peninsula.
The U.S. Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie says Operation Taconite commenced Monday in response to expanded ice growth in commercial ports along ...
ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (AP) — Sandy Cohen III banked in a baseline jumper just before the buzzer to give Green Bay a 90-89 victory over Cleveland State on Saturday.
Cohen took a high screen, cut back on his defender to the baseline and elevated over a double team for an off-balance shot that ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — JayQuan McCloud scored 24 points and Kameron Hankerson had 19, both career highs, and Green Bay beat Youngstown State 99-93 in overtime on Thursday night.
PJ Pipes added a career-high 16 points, making 8 of 8 at the line including the tying points in regulation and ...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Darius Roy scored 24 points and Milwaukee roared back from 14-points down to beat Cleveland State for the fourth straight time, 83-76 on Thursday night.
The Panthers rebounded from a loss to Green Bay, 92-82 in the Horizon League opener Saturday.
Cleveland State took ...
Giving quarterbacks big money doesn’t guarantee success or even playoff appearances.
The NFL’s six highest-paid quarterbacks in 2018 will be spectators this postseason. Green Bay’s Aaron Rodgers ($33.5 million), Atlanta’s Matt Ryan ($30 million), Minnesota’s Kirk Cousins ($28 million), San ...
Sean Payton despises the term “Black Monday.” And he’s one of the coaches who always survives it.
Six head coaches were fired as the NFL season concluded, four of them on Monday. Two, Mike McCarthy in Green Bay and Hue Jackson in Cleveland, didn’t even make it that far.
Saints coach ...
They were touchstones of sports in the 1960s, and sports lost three of the best in 2018: Stan Mikita, the embodiment of powerful Chicago Blackhawks teams; Jim Taylor, the punishing Green Bay Packers fullback; and big-hitting Willie McCovey of the San Francisco Giants.
Each arrived as the ...