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Wisconsin prison system revamping disciplinary rules
Wisconsin prison system revamping disciplinary rules
The Wisconsin Department of Corrections is quietly preparing to make significant changes to its rules governing inmate discipline, amid heightened discomfort over the state's use of solitary confinement.
Postnuptial Agreement:  New Janesville play tackles tough issues of life, loss
Postnuptial Agreement: New Janesville play tackles tough issues of life, loss
The new Janesville play, "Postnuptial Agreement," is meant to launch conversations about life and loss.
Agencies say number of homeless here higher than ever
The number of homeless in Rock County continues to increase so much every year that leaders of programs and organizations that serve them say it is worse now than ever.
Homeless men share their stories
Homeless men share their stories
Two men who have been using GIFTS Men's Shelter share their stories.
Volunteer group helps rural families in need:
Volunteer group helps rural families in need: "It's what the holidays are all about"
Every holiday season, Brian Knudson has at least one moment that stokes the fire in his belly.
The cattle were lowing: Church hosts live nativity
The cattle were lowing: Church hosts live nativity
Cargill United Methodist Church is hosting a live nativity again this year. It's just part of the church's attempt to extend itself to the community, organizers said.
Edgerton business offers rentals for home water births
Edgerton business offers rentals for home water births
An Edgerton couple started Ma & Me Home Birth Supply out of their Edgerton home to rent birth supplies and birth tubs for the growing number of families who want to deliver at home.
Trend toward convergence: State chambers see strength in joining forces
Trend toward convergence: State chambers see strength in joining forces
Forward Janesville President John Beckord said a serious shift to area chambers forming into larger federations might be on the horizon.
Madison man dies in town of La Grange accident
A 58-year-old Madison man died in an single-car crash in the town of La Grange.
Beloit to welcome $52 million plant, 140 jobs
A Georgia-based recycling and packaging company plans to build a $52 million manufacturing in Rock County that will employ 140 people.