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Volunteer Schmidt pays it forward
Volunteer Robin Schmidt of Janesville received the AAA Wisconsin Ambassador of the Year Award along with a $500 check for the charity of her choice: the local Salvation Army.
Emerald ash borers found in Edgerton
Bus drivers urge driver awareness
Party reinforces sense of community


Snappers hang on to beat Kane County
Joe Bennie, Jose Brizuela and Argenis Raga each drove in two runs, and Daniel Gossett allowed just three hits in six shutout innings as the Beloit Snappers beat the Kane County Cougars 8-4 in Midwest...
Ted Peck: Big on smallies
New Brewers GM will have decisions to make
No need for UW road map for Paul Chryst


Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, Aug. 31, 2015
Thumbs Up to expanding Evansville's library, to UW-W's sustainability program and to the cancer coalition; Thumbs Down to enrollment disparity in Rock Valley Conference.
Steven Walters: Wisconsin home values still lag pre-recession totals
Sound Off for Sunday, Aug. 30: Polling places, presidential politics, teacher raises
Esther Cepeda: Anti-immigrant angst is stoked by economic fear


Restaurant Review: Steve's Deli Dog House isn't fancy, but it's ideal for hot dogs
Steve’s Deli Dog House, 320 N. Parker Drive, Janesville, is in the original Deli Dog House location. It’s not fancy dining, but it’s fine for stopping in and eating a sandwich,...
JPAC offering three Creative Kids theater classes
Janesville metalcore band Versus Me is making its own breaks
Delavan celebrating its history, culture at Heritage Fest


Soul Food: Drifting from God leaves emptiness
Human nature seeks to push the boundaries of social norms until we move beyond the safety of our creator's guidance. We walk away from God, doing our own thing, then discover life without limits gets...
Why Mongolia should be on your rustic bucket list
Hope prevails: Woman makes unlikely recovery
A stay in mystical, melancholy Istanbul


Residents welcome city's first mosque
Residents exuded tolerance and open-mindedness Friday night as dozens gathered within Janesville's first mosque for an open house.
Glen Loyd Videos: Bird migration begins
New Parkview school unveiled
Xtra Points: Another far-too-early Parker-Craig game


Death notice for Aug. 31, 2015
Charles “Charlie” V. Pocius Jr., Beloit, WI (1952 - 2015)
Orval Leroy Messerschmidt, Beloit, WI (1934 - 2015)
Brian E. Hermanson, Janesville, WI (1956 - 2015)