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With Gazette Opinion Editor Greg Peck
Greg Peck: Editorial on fire station recounts newspaper's role as watchdog
Janesville's decision on where to build a new Central Fire Station proved controversial. This editorial explains why criticism had merits.
Greg Peck: A tongue-in-cheek look at the demise of bipartisanship
In my weeklong reflection of editorials I've written the past 13 years, here's one I didn't even pen intending to print in The Gazette.
Greg Peck: Recalling a sad chapter in the history of Janesville
Greg Peck: Recalling a sad chapter in the history of Janesville
The editorial I'm reprinting today, during my weeklong reflection, is not one I enjoyed writing. But the closing of General Motors required editorial perspective.

Xtra Points

Local sports talk with the Gazette sports staff
Xtra Points: Week 1 football reactions
Xtra Points: Week 1 football reactions
This week on the show: Eric and John break down the opening week of the high school football season and look ahead to Week 2, as well as chat Badgers and Packers.
Xtra Points: High school football season is here
Xtra Points: High school football season is here
This week on the show: Eric and John help break down area high school football teams and conferences set to kick off under the lights Friday night.
Xtra Points: Prep wrapup and a busy week for area golf
Xtra Points: Prep wrapup and a busy week for area golf
This week on the show: Eric and John cap the latest high school sports season while previewing a couple of big golf tournaments.

The Web Desk

Behind the scenes of GazetteXtra with digital content coordinators Andrew Reuter and Dave von Falkenstein

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Fuel and Tires

All about auto racing with Gazette staffer Dave von Falkenstein
Fuel & Tires: Bristol, Pocono on tap for NASCAR, IndyCar
Fuel & Tires: Bristol, Pocono on tap for NASCAR, IndyCar
Dave previews a NASCAR weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway and IndyCar's return to Pocono Raceway as well as a rundown of local races.
Fuel & Tires: NASCAR turns right at Watkins Glen
Fuel & Tires: NASCAR turns right at Watkins Glen
With limited racing action this weekend, Dave previews NASCAR at Watkins Glen and looks at what's on the horizon for IndyCar and Formula One.
Fuel & Tires: F1, NASCAR, IndyCar in action this weekend
Fuel & Tires: F1, NASCAR, IndyCar in action this weekend
NASCAR splits between Pocono Raceway and Iowa Speedway while IndyCar heads to Mid-Ohio and Formula 1 is in Germany.

ProjectLab

A team of do-it-yourselfers share their successes (and failures) on a variety of topics

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Press Start

Video game news, reviews and commentary with Gazette reporter Jake Magee
Press Start: 'TimeSplitters' needs to make a comeback
Press Start: 'TimeSplitters' needs to make a comeback
In an era filled with overly serious and hyper-competitive first-person shooters, a return of “TimeSplitters” would be a welcome change of pace, gaming columnist Jake Magee writes.
Press Start: The best games within games
Press Start: The best games within games
What's better than a video game? A game within a game, of course. Here are five great games Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee loves to play in five equally awesome video games.
Press Start: ‘Pokemon Go’ needs to get it together
Press Start: ‘Pokemon Go’ needs to get it together
“Pokemon Go” developer Niantic Labs quickly needs to undo some serious damage if it doesn't want its record-breaking mobile game to die out as quickly as it became a worldwide phenomenon, columnist Jake Magee writes.

The Hungry Reporter

Cooking and food talk with Gazette reporter Andrea Anderson

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Community Blogs

We the People

Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty. Politics and civil commentary with community blogger John Eyster

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Glen Loyd Videos

With community blogger Glen Loyd
Glen Loyd Videos: Newly discovered astronaut graffiti
Glen Loyd Videos: Newly discovered astronaut graffiti
Glen says previously unknown astronaut graffiti from the first moon landing has just been discovered at the National Air and Space Museum.
Glen Loyd Videos: Dogs in the National Gallery of Art
Glen Loyd Videos: Dogs in the National Gallery of Art
Glen spots plenty of dogs in paintings at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.
Glen Loyd Videos: Birding in Washington, D.C.
Glen Loyd Videos: Birding in Washington, D.C.
Glen recently took a trip to Washington, D.C. and saw plenty of birds while he was there.

Truly blessed

ALS patient James Martin shares his journey

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Green Side Up

Garden talk with Gazette community blogger Janice Peterson

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Ask a Poultry Farmer

Advice from a man with sixty years of experience with chickens, turkeys and waterfowl. With community blogger Dale Wheelock.

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