The head of a watchdog group that is trying to rid the world of chemical weapons has received the Nobel Peace Prize at a ceremony in the Norwegian capital.More >>
Recalling the "burning, blinding and suffocating" horrors of chemical weapons, the head of a watchdog trying to consign them to history accepted the Nobel Peace Prize on Tuesday, as prize winners in medicine, physics and...More >>
State Sen. Kathleen Vinehout was reportedly involved in a crash in southeastern Wisconsin.More >>
RIB MOUNTAIN (WAOW) -
Students at Rib Mountain Elementary School have two reasons to smile on Tuesday; they completed a fundraising drive to help victims of Superstorm Sandy, and then watched a teacher shave his head.
5th grade teacher Brad Schmicker told students he would shave his head if they raised $500 for Brooklyn Elementary School, PS 15.
They dwarfed that amount, raising more than $1,600 in one week.
Schmicker spoke to PS 15's secretary Tuesday morning, and says they only reopened the school on Monday.
"When you think that we're raising it for a school, but the same kind of damage happened to families that attend that school, you start really seeing how big this storm was and how many people it affected," Schmicker says.
Some teachers from PS 15 watched Tuesday's assembly through an iPad via facetime.
Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Chief Engineer Russ Crass at 715-842-2251. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at firstname.lastname@example.org.