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Playoff Prep Spotlight: Breaking down the brackets
Playoff Prep Spotlight: Breaking down the brackets
By Eric Schmoldt |
Gazette Sports editor Eric Schmoldt and sports reporter John Barry discuss the playoff hopes of area teams in the WIAA football playoffs. Read more...


Malfunction causes gas odor in Janesville
There is no natural gas leak today. An Alliant Energy odorant machine malfunctioned, causing a natural gas odor to spread throughout Janesville Thursday morning.
Six arrested in high school drug search
Janesville girl featured in parade
Employee accused of theft from UW-Whitewater


Aaron Rodgers has Green Bay offense running in high gear
Rodgers picked apart Carolina last week for three touchdown passes in a 38-17 win, the fourth straight game in which he had thrown at least three scores without an interception—tying Tom Brady...
Hartzell, Smith, Pierce and Paniagua are 2014 Hall inductees
Kyle Patava hopes to soar at Air Force
The road to Camp Randall begins Friday night


Esther Cepeda: Benefits of closing the word gap for preschoolers
New research suggests it is far more than just the quantity of words a baby or toddler hears that sets him or her up for future success.
Gene Policinski: Legendary Editor Ben Bradlee; for it all, ‘thank you’
Your Views: Make sure we elect ‘those who get it’
Your Views: If government doesn’t work, why keep electing Paul Ryan?


Artist sculpts animals' stories
It took many years, a move to Alaska and several bouts of depression before artist Jim Ramsdell discovered his life's purpose. He calls it Our Shared Planet.
Music roundup for Oct. 23-30, 2014
Album review for Oct. 23, 2014
Night music for Oct. 23-30, 2014


Reverend Andrew Siedsma, Jr., Janesville, WI (1932-2014)
April 18, 1932-October 18, 2014
Geraldine "Geri" E. Miner, Wisconsin Dells, WI/Palmyra, WI (1934-2014)
Robert Michael "Mike" Langklotz, Beloit, WI (1965-2014)
Donald Walter Jaeger, Janesville, WI (1927-2014)


Greg Peck: Where to dine in Janesville with guests?
We're expecting friends from out of town coming to Janesville this weekend. Where would you go to dine?
Greg Peck: What stores does Janesville need most?
Best of The Gazette: Haunts, a cemetery and a rare orchid
Greg Peck: Little Free Library greets Gazette customers