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Nicolet Bankshares: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 16, 2024 16:19 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Nicolet Bankshares Inc. (NIC) on Tuesday reported net income of $29.3 million in its second quarter. The bank, based in Green Bay, Wisconsin, said it had earnings of $1.92 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to...

UW regents approve raises for 8 chancellors, set up bonuses for retaining freshmen students

Jul. 08, 2024 20:35 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Universities of Wisconsin leaders approved pay raises Monday for more than half of the system's chancellors, annual bonuses for chancellors that retain freshmen students and six-figure payouts to UW-Madison Chancellor Jennifer Mnookin every year she stays at the flagship...

Residents in Wisconsin community return home after dam breach leads to evacuations

Jul. 06, 2024 11:20 AM EDT

MANAWA, Wis. (AP) — People living downriver of a Wisconsin dam that was breached by floodwaters have been allowed back into their homes following an evacuation order and many of them now face the mess of cleaning up flooded basements, police said Saturday. The dam in Manawa along...

Eastern Wisconsin community evacuated after floodwaters breach dam

Jul. 05, 2024 18:24 PM EDT

MANAWA, Wis. (AP) — A dam in an eastern Wisconsin community has been breached, prompting people living downriver to be evacuated, the National Weather Service said Friday. The dam in Manawa along the Little Wolf River was breached about 1:45 p.m. by floodwaters, meteorologist Scott...

Authorities, churches identify 6 family members killed in Wisconsin house fire

Jul. 03, 2024 11:01 AM EDT

MAUSTON, Wis. (AP) — The six family members who died in a Wisconsin house fire were a former pastor, two of his daughters and three of his granddaughters, authorities and church officials said. The Juneau County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release Tuesday that 66-year-old...

Packers release Jack Podlesny as they reduce their kicking competition to 2 candidates

Jun. 19, 2024 16:53 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers released Jack Podlesny on Wednesday, narrowing their kicking competition to two players a week after their minicamp. Podlesny’s exit leaves incumbent Anders Carlson and former Minnesota Viking Greg Joseph as the only two kickers on...

Possible 2026 World Cup training camps include sites in non-tournament cities

Jun. 12, 2024 16:56 PM EDT

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Possible team training camps for the 2026 World Cup include sites in Chattanooga, Tennessee; Cincinnati; Green Bay, Wisconsin; Louisville, Kentucky; St. Louis; Salt Lake City and Herriman, Utah; San Antonio; and Westfield, Indiana. FIFA announced more...

Green Bay man gets 2 consecutive life terms in fatal stabbings of 2 women found dead in home

May. 21, 2024 10:53 AM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man convicted in the fatal stabbings of two women found dead in a home last year has been sentenced to two consecutive life terms without any chance for parole. Brown County Circuit Court Judge Beau Liegeois also ordered Richard Sotka, 49, on...

Green Bay's Doug Gottlieb believes he can balance his new coaching job with his national radio show

May. 15, 2024 14:15 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Doug Gottlieb believes he can effectively balance coaching Green Bay and hosting a national sports radio show. Gottlieb discussed his new arrangement during his introductory news conference Wednesday as the longtime broadcaster moves into the coaching ranks....

Basketball broadcaster Doug Gottlieb moves into coaching ranks as he takes over Green Bay's program

May. 14, 2024 16:20 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Longtime basketball radio analyst Doug Gottlieb will make his college head coaching debut next season at Green Bay. Green Bay announced Tuesday that Gottlieb will take over for Sundance Wicks, who left the Phoenix after one year to take over Wyoming’s...