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Next rain chance tomorrow, locally heavy at times

Next rain chance tomorrow, locally heavy at times

The Latest Northeast Wisconsin Forecast from Storm Team 5… What a beautiful day it was with lots of sunshine and temperatures into the low to mid 70s. Sadly, the full sunshine will take a while to return so I hope you enjoyed it today. For tonight do expect clouds to increase and temperatures to fall…

PGA Tour golfer Grayson Murray dead at 30

PGA Tour golfer Grayson Murray dead at 30

(WGHP) — Pro golfer Grayson Murray has died at the age of 30, the PGA TOUR announced on Saturday. “We were devastated to learn – and are heartbroken to share – that PGA TOUR player Grayson Murray passed away this morning. I am at a loss for words,” PGA TOUR Commissioner Jay Monahan said. “The…

Local Veteran returning to Normandy for 80th anniversary of D-Day

Local Veteran returning to Normandy for 80th anniversary of D-Day

COMBINED LOCKS, Wis. (WFRV) – Eighty years ago, the largest amphibious attack in history turned the tide of World War II. Soon, local Veteran Vaughn Collicott, who fought on D-Day, will be heading back to France to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the day. “Well I wanted to do something, I didn’t want to sit…

Here’s how much more your Memorial Day barbecue will cost this year

Here’s how much more your Memorial Day barbecue will cost this year

(NewsNation) — If you plan to have a barbecue this Memorial Day weekend, most of the fixings will cost more due to sizzling inflation. While nearly 44 million Americans are predicted to travel for the holiday, 52% plan to barbecue this weekend, according to a WalletHub analysis. The average cost of a Memorial Day barbecue this…

Governor appoints Jared Hoy as the new leader of Wisconsin’s prison system

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Tony Evers announced Friday that he is promoting a deputy secretary at the embattled Wisconsin Department of Corrections to be the new leader of the state’s prison system that has been plagued by overcrowding and understaffing. Jared Hoy will take over from Kevin Carr, who retired in March after leading the department…

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Syd Barrett Documentary ‘Have You Got It Yet?’ To Be Released On DVD+Blu-ray

Syd Barrett Documentary ‘Have You Got It Yet?’ To Be Released On DVD+Blu-ray

Mercury Studios has announced the DVD+Blu-ray release of the critically acclaimed documentary film Have You Got It Yet?, a dive into the life and genius of Pink Floyd co-founder Syd Barrett. The documentary will also be made available on digital formats as well as On Demand. Directed by Roddy Bogawa and the late Storm Thorgerson…

Bruce Springsteen Reunites With Joe Ely On ‘Odds Of The Blues’

Bruce Springsteen Reunites With Joe Ely On ‘Odds Of The Blues’

Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Joe Ely has announced his new album Driven to Drive, due out on August 2 via Rack ‘Em Records / Thirty Tigers. Driven to Drive is Ely’s first road album, featuring a collection of songs inspired by his travels from different eras of his illustrious career. Along with the announcement, Ely has…

John Stamos To Join Beach Boys On ‘Endless Summer Gold’ Tour Dates

John Stamos To Join Beach Boys On ‘Endless Summer Gold’ Tour Dates

John Stamos is set to join The Beach Boys on several dates of the legendary band’s “Endless Summer Gold” Tour. The Beach Boys’ 2024 “Endless Summer Gold Tour” celebrates the 50th anniversary of their album Endless Summer. Stamos will feature on a handful of dates on the East Coast, the Midwest, and California. “I believe…

Violent Femmes Announce Fall 2024 Leg Of Tour Celebrating First Two Albums

Violent Femmes Announce Fall 2024 Leg Of Tour Celebrating First Two Albums

Violent Femmes have announced a fall leg of their tour celebrating the anniversaries of their first two albums. The trek kicks off on September 26 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, and concludes on October 8 in Birmingham, Alabama. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 24. Each show will feature front-to-back performances of their 1983 self-titled…

2025 Grammys Set To Take Place February 2nd In Los Angeles

2025 Grammys Set To Take Place February 2nd In Los Angeles

The Recording Academy has announced the 2025 Grammys will take place on February 2 at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles. The 67th Annual Grammy Awards will be broadcast live on the CBS Television Network and stream live and on demand on Paramount+. Nominations for the 2025 Grammys will be announced on November 8. Only those…

Anthrax’s Joey Belladonna Announces Ronnie James Dio Tribute Band

Anthrax’s Joey Belladonna Announces Ronnie James Dio Tribute Band

Anthrax singer Joey Belladonna is paying homage to the late Ronnie James Dio by launching a new tribute band. The new group will play four shows in Florida in August, performing music from Dio, Black Sabbath and Rainbow. Belladonna recently took to social media to announce that he and his wife Krista have formed the…

Judge Halts Graceland Sale After Elvis’ Granddaughter Riley Keough’s Fraud Claim

Judge Halts Graceland Sale After Elvis’ Granddaughter Riley Keough’s Fraud Claim

A judge at the Shelby County Chancery Court in Memphis, Tennessee, halted the sale of Elvis Presley’s Graceland estate on Wednesday (May 22), a day ahead of the scheduled foreclosure auction set for Thursday (May 23). Chancellor JoeDae L. Jenkins, who heard the case pertaining to the lawsuit filed by Elvis’ granddaughter Riley Keough, said,…

Wynonna Judd, Lainey Wilson Team Up On Cover Of Tom Petty’s ‘Refugee’

Wynonna Judd, Lainey Wilson Team Up On Cover Of Tom Petty’s ‘Refugee’

Wynonna Judd and Lainey Wilson have teamed up for a cover of Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers’ classic “Refugee.” The track, produced by Cactus Moser, arrives as the fifth single shared from the highly-anticipated Petty Country: A Country Music Celebration of Tom Petty. The cover is also accompanied by a video featuring behind-the-scenes footage of…