Alisa M. Schafer, HTR

Alisa M. Schafer

HTR

Manitowoc, WI, United States

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Recent:
  • HTR
Past:
  • Marshfield News
  • USA TODAY
  • Post-Crescent Media
  • SheboyganPress Media
  • The News Leader
  • Fond du Lac Reporter
  • Daily Tribune Media

Recent articles by Alisa:

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Manitowoc school board members are one step closer to receiving key fobs to district buildings. Here's what to know.

During a special meeting Sept. 27, the board unanimously approved changes to the district's visitor policy. Here's what the policy means. → Read More

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Wisconsin Shipwreck Coast lays groundwork with sonar mapping, weather buoys, undiscovered shipwrecks in year one

The sanctuary is 962 square miles with at least three dozen shipwrecks and spans four Wisconsin counties: Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Sheboygan and Ozaukee. → Read More

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Manitowoc County Fair starts Wednesday. Here's everything to know about this year's festivities.

Manitowoc County Fair starts Wednesday and runs through Sunday at the Expo grounds. Here's everything to know about this year's fair. → Read More

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Two Rivers proposal to allow ATVs and UTVs on city streets fails, partly because of a fear of drunk driving

A motion to pass a new ordinance to allow the use of ATVs and UTVs on city streets was rejected by the city council on Monday. → Read More

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After more than 60 years of being one-way, Manitowoc's Eighth and 10th streets in downtown have been reconfigured

The plan to convert the two one-way streets in downtown Manitowoc began last year. → Read More

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Student's drowning in the Two Rivers High School pool was accidental with 'no evidence' of crime, police say

Two Rivers Police said there was "no evidence to substantial criminal charges" in Zachary Benson's drowning in the high school pool. → Read More

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As a lawsuit lingers, Manitowoc tourism director says building new city department has been 'very fun and exciting'

The city created the Tourism Department after splitting from the Visitor and Convention Bureau, which has sued as a result. → Read More

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Manitowoc woman accused of using company credit card to purchase more than $22,000 in personal items from Amazon

Belinda M. Gehl was released from police custody on a signature bond and appeared in Brown County Circuit Court on Aug. 5 for an initial appearance. → Read More

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Manitowoc man shot and killed in Las Vegas strip resort The Mirage; suspect arrested

The victim was identified as Aucturius DeWayne Milner Sr., according to the coroner's office. Two other female victims were injured in the shooting. → Read More

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Manitowoc election: Here's what to know about Tuesday's Wisconsin primary

No county-level races will be on Tuesday's ballot, but there is plenty to show up for at the polls on election day. → Read More

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Manitowoc Public Library has a new director, one year after former director Kristin Stoeger resigned

Manitowoc Public Library Board of Trustees on Monday selected Karin Adams as its new director, one year after the departure of Kristin Stoeger. → Read More

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Maribel man convicted of felony possession of child pornography to be sentenced in federal court

In the indictment, Smedley D. Butler was charged with both receiving and possessing child pornography, based on digital images found on his computer. → Read More

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Manitowoc visitor bureau faces future with low funding, hopes lawsuit will bring organization back on track

The MAVCB has had to operate this year with more than $300K less in funds after Manitowoc and Two Rivers dropped their joint services agreement. → Read More

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What to know as Manitowoc prepares to make Eighth and 10th streets two-way in August

Workers will continue to create the epoxy pavement markings needed to convert Eighth and 10th/11th streets for two-way traffic. → Read More

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Two Rivers' Snowfest, started after 'chilling' discovery in 1936, is back this weekend. What to know if you go.

After a successful festival in 2021, Snowfest is back this weekend in Two Rivers with more musical performances, carnival rides and food vendors. → Read More

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Manitowoc Area Visitor & Convention Bureau director is resigning to serve as Two Rivers Main Street director

Jason Ring's resignation from the Manitowoc Area Visitor & Convention Bureau will be effective July 29. Here's what to know about the move. → Read More

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Kiel man faces multiple felonies after police find pornographic images of children in online account

A man arrested July 11 on suspicion of possessing child pornography told investigators he had been viewing child porn since the early 2000s. → Read More

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Trial for Two Rivers man charged in 2018 infant death pushed back for a seventh time

This is the seventh time the trial for Matthew Brown-Edwards has been rescheduled in the Manitowoc County Circuit Court. → Read More

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Manitowoc man suspected of repeatedly sexually assaulting 5-year-old charged with six felonies

Robert M. Lindahl, 38, was arrested on June 18 after police interviewed the child and their family members. He was in court Monday. → Read More

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Trial for Two Rivers man charged in 2018 death of 2-month-old girl set this week in Manitowoc County Circuit Court

The 27-year-old Two Rivers man is accused of abusing a 2-month-old baby girl who died as a result of that abuse in January 2018. → Read More