- Green Bay expects decrease in budget
The city of Green Bay faces a $3 million cut in state aid if Gov. Scott Walker’s budget bill is passed. With $1.2 million in savings from reduced state employee benefits, Green Bay will have a $1.8 million deficit.
- Court overturns previous National Day of Prayer ruling
A federal appeals court recently overturned a ruling from 2010 declaring a National Day of Prayer unconstitutional.
- Tough times for UW-Green Bay faculty
UW-Green Bay faculty paid less than other universities in the nation
Patricia Terry, associate professor of natural and applied sciences, has seen how faculty members of UW-Green Bay are being sought by academic institutions in other states. Two years ago Terry was offered a faculty position by the University of Southwest Missouri. If she had accepted, it would have been a 23 percent pay increase from her UWGB salary.
- Registration sticker removal receives mixed reviews
Gov. Scott Walker’s budget bill proposes cutting registration stickers from cars to cut down spending in the state budget.
- Osama bin Laden killed by American troops
President Barack Obama confirmed Osama bin Laden was killed by U.S. forces the evening of May 1.