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Great Outcomes Don't Just Happen

From the Appleton Post-Crescent. Jill Zettel. Great Outcomes Don’t Just Happen.

MENASHA – Three local teachers were honored with the “Great Outcomes Don’t Just Happen” award by Petit and Dommershausen Law Firm.

Christa Knepfel, a kindergarten teacher at Janet Berry Elementary School, received the award for Appleton at the elementary level.

Ryan Marx, a science teacher at Appleton East High School, was honored for Appleton at the secondary level.

Kristin Treml, a kindergarten teacher at Clovis Grove Elementary School, received the elementary level award for Menasha educators.

The award honors the hard work, dedication and care educators provide to students, said Greg Petit, in an email to USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin. Nominees can include administrators, teachers, school staff, coaches and volunteers.

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Oshkosh, Alcohol, and Public Intoxication

The snow is melting in Oshkosh and soon spring will be here— starting the annual season of pub crawls, music festivals…..and the drinking that’s common at these events.  While this is a part of life for many young people and students in the area, here are some things to keep in mind so you can stay out of trouble.

First, the City of Oshkosh has its own municipal code, and you can be charged with violating it by the city.  These offenses have separate penalties that are not necessarily the same as if you charged with a crime by the state.  Relevant to most college students is Section 17-7, which prohibits having open alcohol containers in certain public areas—for instance, on streets and sidewalks.  If you violate this law, you can be fined anywhere from $75 to $500, in addition to having to pay court fees.  If you don’t pay the fine, your driver’s license can be suspended or you could even serve up to 60 days in jail.

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Like Petit & Dommershausen on Facebook page to help the Oshkosh Area Humane Society!

As March roars in like a baby lion, we are running a charity contest. For every new LIKE on Petit & Dommershausen’s Facebook page in March, Petit & Dommershausen will donate $1 (up to $500) to the Oshkosh Area Humane Society!!

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