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Woman attacked while jogging
Charges of attempted robbery and battery have been referred to juvenile court for a 15-year-old accused of attacking a woman while she was jogging downtown, Janesville police said.
Plan commission OKs downtown TIF
Gas station to add fried chicken eatery
Hetz announces Assembly bid


Vikings team up for friend
Janesville Parker seniors Brenna Diehls and Kiana Johnson, co-captains of the Vikings softball team, arrange a benefit game Tuesday for classmate Jessica Thompson, who has been diagnosed with a form...
Parker golfers scuffle on greens in Madison
Ninth-inning triple buoys Snappers vs. Whitecaps
Nelson, Braun cancel out Trout


Michael Gerson: The state of disunion
With the influence of Bernie Sanders and the success of Trump, American politics have launched into uncharted ideological waters.
Greg Peck: Mother Nature exercises her will with baby birds
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, May 2
Matt Pommer: In contrast to Walker, the UW will honor Thompson


Human waste endangers water
Experts say Wisconsin needs tougher laws to prevent contamination from sewage and septic waste; state says it is reviewing landspreading rules
Libraries to offer free Netflix-like service
‘Jungle Book’ rules box office again
Filmmakers shoot scenes at WCLO


Ted Peck: White bass on the run
According to piscatory pundits from generations past, the white bass is not noble enough to be classified as a gamefish, nor tasty enough to qualify as a panfish. Bunk, says outdoors writer Ted Peck.
Teen's donation saved many lives
Greg Peck: Remembering when one of Wisconsin's 10 deadliest tornadoes hit Rock County
Fuel & Tires: Cup at Talladega; Kvapil gets new sponsor


Man's new hobby is making bowls
Clarence St. Michael, Janesville, has been refinishing and repairing wood furniture for as along as he can remember and recently started making wooden bowls.
Glen Loyd Videos: Crabby and the cool crow
Xtra Points: Area conference races taking shape
Glen Loyd Videos: Stuffed Decorah eagle babies


Irwin A. Ahrens, Walworth, WI
April 3, 1934 - April 30, 2016
Mary Roach, Janesville, WI
Kenneth R. Clark, Harlingen, TX, formerly of Janesville, WI
Death Notices for May 3, 2016