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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: Rivalry fallout, Badgers' QBs and Packer worries
Xtra Points: Rivalry fallout, Badgers' QBs and Packer worries
This week on the show: Eric and John discuss high school football, Wisconsin's starting quarterback situation and the Packers' 1-1 start.
Xtra Points: Parker, Craig clash in battle for Monterey Rock
Xtra Points: Parker, Craig clash in battle for Monterey Rock
This week on the show: Eric and John discuss Friday night's matchup between the 1-3 Cougars and 1-3 Vikings, along with other area games and Week 1 NFL reactions.
Xtra Points: Badger reax, H.S. football, NFL predictions
Xtra Points: Badger reax, H.S. football, NFL predictions
This week on the show: Eric and John discuss Bucky's big win at Lambeau, this week's high school football matchups and the start of the NFL season.

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: Kvapil doing his best with what he's got
Fuel & Tires: Kvapil doing his best with what he's got
Janesville native Travis Kvapil might be driving for one of the smaller teams in NASCAR's Camping World Truck Series, but he's not letting that slow him down.
Fuel & Tires: NASCAR, IndyCar title race, Zanardi
Fuel & Tires: NASCAR, IndyCar title race, Zanardi
Dave previews the Chase for the Sprint Cup grid heading into Chicago while IndyCar will crown its champion this weekend and former champion Alex Zanardi wins more gold.
Fuel & Tires: Last race before Chase for the Sprint Cup
Fuel & Tires: Last race before Chase for the Sprint Cup
This weekend marks the last race before NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup, so Dave reviews the current Chase grid as it is now and what might happen.

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: Now that I've modded a game, I can't stop
Press Start: Now that I've modded a game, I can't stop
Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee spent the weekend playing “Fallout 4” with modifications enabled. Now he can't go back to playing vanilla.
Press Start: What video game console should you buy?
Press Start: What video game console should you buy?
Within a year, gamers will have four different consoles to choose from: the PlayStation 4 Slim, the PlayStation 4 Pro, the Xbox One S and Project Scorpio. So which one should you get?
Press Start: Mods shouldn't disable achievements
Press Start: Mods shouldn't disable achievements
Modifications for games are a relatively new feature on consoles, but they're not as liberating as columnist Jake Magee hoped they'd be.

The Hungry Reporter

Cooking and food talk with Gazette reporter Andrea Anderson

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