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Newcomer wins grand champ barrow
Madi Melms, a 19-year-old who is in her first year of showing at the Rock County 4-H Fair, was named grand champion for her barrow, Carl.
Office ID's found body as Dakota Giese
Man hurt in water heater explosion
Fair veteran wins market lamb show


Local BMX racer follows in dad's footsteps
Mike Colborn was an accomplished BMX racer growing up and won several elite national tournaments. His 10-year-old son, Nolan, is following in his father's footsteps.
Brewers snap out of funk
Brewers' Stearns not pressing panic button
Badgers adjust to easier schedule, increased expectations


Sound Off for Wednesday, July 26: Indianford Dam, landlords and prepaying for gas
Our Views: Austerity drives latest Milton schools proposal
Your Views: Loss of established media would jeopardize democracy
Your Views: Amendment keeps big money out of churches, charities


Leads bring different backgrounds to JPAC's "Aladdin Jr."
Three lead characters in the Janesville Performing Arts Center's summer camp production of “Aladdin Jr.” love acting, but for very different reasons. The show premieres Thursday, Aug. 10,...
Where to find live local entertainment this week
Music roundup: Mellencamp to play Wisconsin State Fair on Aug. 4
Victory for ‘Dunkirk’ and ‘Girls Trip’ at the box office


Dog's story brings hope to people
A 3-year-old golden retriever brings hope and comfort to people in Rock County.
Miller: Brewers are in the conversation
Press Start: I don't get the 'Kingdom Hearts' craze
Overdose prevention training on Tuesday


WATCH: Police announce body found
Indications are that a body found in the Rock River in Janesville on Tuesday morning is that of Dakota R. Giese, who fell into the river Saturday, police said.
WATCH: Police pull vehicles from river
WATCH: Deputy of the Year wants to ‘be seen’
Glen Loyd Videos: Wolverine sighting near Horicon?


Death notices for July 26, 2017

Danielle K. De Lap, 31, Janesville, died Saturday at the Agrace Center for Hospice & Palliative Care, Janesville. Private services will be held. The Whitcomb-Lynch Funeral...

Rickey L. Coggins, Beloit, WI
Norma C. Boutwell, Janesville, WI
Gordon L. Putman, Clinton, WI