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Blame concert fees on rising entertainer costs, 4-H Fair organizers say
Blame concert fees on rising entertainer costs, 4-H Fair organizers say
By Jake Magee |
General Rock County 4-H Fair admission used to grant fair-goers access to each main stage headliner show, but this hasn't been the case for the three years.


Whitewater shooting suspects in court
The four people accused of being involved in a Friday morning Whitewater shooting made their initial court appearances Tuesday.
U.S. Attorney seeks smoke shop assets
Milton library to clear second floor
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13Us come together at right time
The Janesville 13U squad made a late run to get to the Ohio Valley Regional.
Janesville 11-year-olds mesh for tournament time
Packers elite when Aaron Rodgers remains upright
Snappers fall to Hot Rods, 7-3


Dick Polman: A plane is shot down; what would Ronald Reagan do?
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Sea exhibit opens at Janesville gallery
Raven’s Wish Gallery turns to the sea for inspiration this month as it features art by fiber/textile artist Kristine Moser of Janesville.
Five things visitors should know about the fair
Alpine Valley eyeing camping expansion
Breakfast crowd flocks to Lazy Jane's


Robert C. Vicars, Clinton, WI
July 20, 2014
Helen F. Diotte, Janesville, WI
Donald J. Martens, Palmyra, WI, (1931-2014)
Michael "Ota" Schmidt, Sharon, WI (1930-2014)


Greg Peck: Parking problems at 4-H fair
One complaint about the Rock County 4-H Fairgrounds is that the area lacks sufficient parking. Here are a few parking hints for those heading to the fair.
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