Andy Thompson, Post-Crescent Media

Andy Thompson

Post-Crescent Media

Appleton, WI, United States

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Recent:
  • Post-Crescent Media
Past:
  • Fond du Lac Reporter
  • Oshkosh Northwestern
  • StevensPoint Journal
  • Green Bay Press-Gaz.
  • USA TODAY
  • HTR
  • Marshfield News
  • SheboyganPress Media
  • ksdk.com
  • CITIZEN-TIMES.com
  • and more…

Recent articles by Andy:

Menasha woman puts wallet containing $5,000 in cash on truck, forgets it was there, and it vanishes

A Menasha woman put her purse containing $5,000 on the edge of her truck, forgot it was there and found out the next day that someone took it. → Read More

Cody Splitt, legendary Appleton attorney, national trailblazer and political activist, dies at age 101

She met President Calvin Coolidge at 8, was a trailblazer for civil rights and women's rights, and was a force in local, state and national politics. → Read More

Socially distanced connection from bridge to hospital room means the world to Neenah couple

Linda Niemi of Neenah underwent emergency surgery and was unable to see her husband at the hospital, but that didn't stop them from reuniting. → Read More

Small risk, huge reward: Green Bay woman wins $500,000 prize in Wisconsin Lottery scratch-off game

Green Bay's Patricia Alicea won $500K in the Wisconsin Lottery scratch-off game Big Cash Bonus Crossword. The ticket was sold at a convenience store. → Read More

Small risk, huge reward: Green Bay woman wins $500,000 prize in Wisconsin Lottery scratch-off game

Green Bay's Patricia Alicea won $500K in the Wisconsin Lottery scratch-off game Big Cash Bonus Crossword. The ticket was sold at a convenience store. → Read More

Transportation officials were hoping fatalities would decrease during the COVID-19 pandemic, but that hasn't happened. They have risen.

Despite less traffic on Wisconsin roadways due to the COVID-19 pandemic, fatalities, through the end of September, are higher than 2019 levels. → Read More

Transportation officials were hoping fatalities would decrease during the COVID-19 pandemic, but that hasn't happened. They have risen.

Despite less traffic on Wisconsin roadways due to the COVID-19 pandemic, fatalities, through the end of September, are higher than 2019 levels. → Read More

Release of docu-series billed as alternative to 'Making a Murderer' delayed until 2021

'Convicting,' billed as more even-handed series on Teresa Halbach killing than the immensely popular 'Making a Murderer,' has been delayed until 2021. → Read More

Green Bay woman targeted in census-related scheme, one of many scams flourishing in the Fox Valley

From a census scam to false unemployment filings and financial rip-offs, scams show no signs of easing up in the Fox Valley → Read More

Appleton woman spearheads massive effort to clean veterans' grave markers at Riverside Cemetery

There are roughly 2,000 veterans buried at Riverside Cemetery, which is situated on a 96-acre parcel of land in Appleton. → Read More

Big payday: $1.9 million Megabucks jackpot ticket sold over the weekend in Neenah

A lottery ticket sold at Mobil West in Neenah for the Sept. 5 Megabucks drawing $1.9 million jackpot. → Read More

Big payday: $1.9 million Megabucks jackpot ticket sold over the weekend in Neenah

A lottery ticket sold at Mobil West in Neenah for the Sept. 5 Megabucks drawing $1.9 million jackpot. → Read More

'It is a big deal': Aircraft firefighting training operation at Appleton airport gaining foothold in Midwest and beyond

A partnership between Fox Valley Technical College and Appleton International Airport is providing key training for aircraft rescue and firefighting. → Read More

He played for Paul 'Bear' Bryant and signed a contract with the Packers, but Clintonville's Don Jirschele's true love was baseball

Funeral services will be held Tuesday for Don Jirschele, a legendary sports figure in Clintonville who had a passion for supporting local athletes. → Read More

Fox Cities Performing Arts Center in Appleton to close doors for 2020, plans to resume live performances in 2021

The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center in Appleton will close its doors for 2020 due to COVID-19 and will reopen in 2021, officials announced Thursday. → Read More

Attorney: Convicted killer Steven Avery tests positive for COVID-19 virus, will 'fully recover'

Illinois attorney Kathleen Zellner, who is handling Avery's appeal in the Teresa Halbach killing, confirmed the positive test on Twitter. → Read More

'It's a whole new environment': Oneida casino reopens after COVID-19 shutdown, but it's not business as usual

Tuesday was the reopening of the Oneida Casino, which was shut down in March because of COVID-19. A number of safety measures are in place. → Read More

Big lottery prize: $100,000 jackpot winner in Neenah comes forward with lucky ticket

Bonnie Mancusi of Neenah purchased the winning $100K lotto jackpot for the May 8 drawing at Festival Foods in Neenah. → Read More

Did you buy a lottery ticket last week at Festival Foods in Neenah? You might have won $100,000

A Wisconsin Lottery ticket worth $100,000 was sold recently at Festival Foods in Neenah. The winner has 180 days to redeem the prize. → Read More

Turn it down! More Fox Cities residents are calling the cops on loud neighbors amid pandemic

Fox Cities police say people under safer-at-home orders seem to be getting irritated by neighbors playing loud music during the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More