Benita Mathew, Green Bay Press-Gaz.

Benita Mathew

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Recent articles by Benita:

Give BIG Green Bay wins big, as over $1.2 million is donated to 40 local nonprofits

The Greater Green Bay Habitat benefited the most at $64,440. The Service League had the most donors. → Read More

Green Bay police looking for missing 24-year-old man

He is described as Hispanic, 5'7" tall, and around 150 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. → Read More

Pioneers and leaders: Five women who made their own black history in Green Bay

Among the 4,000 Green Bay residents who are black, these women are breaking barriers and making a difference. Here's what inspires them. → Read More

Auburndale man dies in Wood County crash Saturday

The Wood County Sheriff's Department responded to a report of a two-vehicle crash around 7 a.m. on U.S. 10. → Read More

Police looking for dog who bit 7-year-old in face

A dog bit a seven-year-old child between 10:45 and 11 a.m. at Baird Creek Trail Feb. 9. → Read More

Green Bay 'Community Conversation' reveals disparities in health care, transit, housing

Among topics: The city's black children don't get vaccinated as often and women of color are less likely to get mammograms. → Read More

Pulaski School Board names new superintendent

She will be taking over as superintendent from Tony Klaubauf, who was selected as the interim superintendent in March 2019. → Read More

Officials investigating fire at Calumet Town Dump Saturday night

Firefighters said the structure was not a total loss. → Read More

Plover declares snow emergency, parking ban in effect until Monday afternoon

The snow emergency is in effect from 6 a.m. Sunday until 3 p.m. → Read More

Snow emergency declared, parking ban in Wausau Sunday night

The snow emergency will be in effect from 9 p.m. Sunday until 10 a.m. → Read More

City of Marshfield declares snow emergency for Sunday, Monday morning

Parking on city streets and alleys is not allowed during that time. → Read More

Wisconsin Rapids mayor declares snow emergency, parking ban for Sunday night

The snow emergency will last from 6 p.m. Sunday to 9 a.m. Monday. → Read More

Son in De Pere child abuse case sentenced to 18 months probation

Steven is required to attend anger management classes and community service as part of the sentence. → Read More

Stevens Point mayor declares snow emergency until Monday morning

The snow emergency lasts from 6 p.m. Sunday to 6 a.m. Monday. → Read More

Tow ban in place for Marathon County

The Marathon County Sheriff's Office said no vehicles will be towed during the weather storm. → Read More


Snow emergency, winter parking ban in effect in Manitowoc

The winter parking ban also prohibits parking Monday night to allow crews to clean up streets after the storm. → Read More

Miss Green Bay Area and Miss Green Bay Area Outstanding Teen winners announced

The winners received scholarships and awards at the ceremony at Bay Port High School Saturday. → Read More

Brown County Teachers of Distinction are nominees for annual Golden Apple Awards

All the Teachers of Distinction and Golden Apple Award recipients will be honored at a ceremony April 15 at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center in Green Bay. → Read More

Former Southwest High School counselor accused of filming bathroom is bound over for trial

Todd Naze, 54, of Suamico is accused of recording video of employees and students using a toilet at the Green Bay school. → Read More

Police: Current Southwest High School students were secretly recorded in bathroom; former counselor faces charges

The students' names were not released to the district. The former counselor, Todd Naze, charged with 15 counts of filming women using bathroom. → Read More