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All Occasions: Four generations, all 32 years apart
All Occasions: Four generations, all 32 years apart

With the birth of Harper Winter Kohls in 2014, that makes four generations that are 32 years apart. Luella Johnson, of Elkhorn (now at Lakeland Healthcare Center) was born in 1918 (she's 97), Mary (Johnson) Winter, graduate of Elkhorn (now in...

Wisconsin Newspaper Association names new communications director
Wisconsin Newspaper Association names new communications director
James Debilzen, former managing editor of the Milton Courier, has been hired as the Wisconsin Newspaper Association's new communications director, according to a news release.
Noon Rotary Club selects October Students of the Month
Klubertanz to lead Digi-Star in Fort Atkinson

Digi-Star of Fort Atkinson announced Kevin Klubertanz has been appointed as president of Digi-Star and RDS Technology.

Digi-Star is a leading manufacturer of advanced measuring solutions for optimizing agricultural performance. Its systems...

Former teacher takes over Lake Geneva Cruise Line

After manning the helm of Lake Geneva Cruise Line for 50 years, Harold Friested is retiring and has announced Jack Lothian as his successor.

Lothian has taught at Williams Bay Elementary School for two years and at Sacred Heart Schools in...

Dean Health Plan earns high quality ranking

Dean Health Plan has earned a 4.5 out of 5 national performance rating from the National Committee for Quality Assurance.

The group awarded Dean Health Plan the high-performing status for service and clinical quality that meets or exceeds...

UW-W senior serving as lawmaker's intern

State Rep. Andy Jorgensen, D-Milton, has a new intern working in his State Capitol office for the fall semester.

UW-Whitewater senior Beau Bernhoft will help Jorgensen respond to constituent concerns and questions, research legislative...

Asmuth joins SHINE as its new president

SHINE Medical Technologies has hired Todd Asmuth as company president, reporting to the CEO and focusing on investor and customer relations.

Asmuth has been a SHINE board member for two years and has managed four other early stage ventures. ...

Four doctors join Mercy Clinic East

Mercy Health System recently welcomed four board-certified pediatric gastroenterology physicians from Rockford Health System to the staff of Mercy Clinic East in Janesville.

They are Dr. Glendon Burress, Dr. David Deutsch, Dr. Kim-Doen...

Local filmmaker wins Regional Emmy

A documentary film by Janesville author and filmmaker Clark Kidder has won a Regional Emmy Award.

The film, "West by Orphan Train," is based on Kidder's book titled "Emily's Story: The Brave Journey of an Orphan Train Rider," which...