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'An act of God': Police officer uses Narcan to revive overdose victim 13 hours after department gets first supply
Thirteen hours after the Town of East Troy Police Department received its first supply of Narcan, the medicine that can reverse an opioid overdose saved a man's life.
Freedom Fest about more than just fun and fireworks
Freedom Fest about more than just fun and fireworks
This year's event at New Life Assembly of God in Janesville will include The Compassion Experience, which offers attendees a taste of what what it's like to be a child in poverty.
Pocan blasts Senate health care bill
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson and Rep. Mark Pocan might not agree on much, but neither is satisfied with the Senate health care bill, and Pocan said he hopes Johnson sticks to his convictions.
Janesville hospital to offer smoothies for a good cause
SSM St. Mary's Hospital-Janesville will offer smoothies Wednesday as part of its support for the annual Bert Blain Heart Walk.
Mercy gets green light on Illinois 'microhospital'
Janesville-based Mercyhealth has the green light to build a new “microhospital” in the suburban Chicago community of Crystal Lake, Illinois, the company announced.
Janesville could make owners register vacant properties
Janesville could make owners register vacant properties
The city of Janesville is proposing an ordinance that could make it harder for property owners to leave properties languishing vacant for months or years.
Rock County deputy uses tourniquet in chainsaw accident
A Rock County sheriff's sergeant used his tourniquet this week when responding to a tree trimmer who cut into his arm with a chainsaw.
Reduced charge brings probation in Janesville shooting
Frederick Johnson of Janesville was sentenced to five years of probation Wednesday in Rock County Court in connection with a shooting last November in Janesville's Fourth Ward neighborhood.
East Troy man 'critical' after cliff-jumping accident
A 20-year-old East Troy man was in critical condition Sunday after sustaining injuries in a cliff-jumping accident at Stewart Lake County Park near Mount Horeb.
Rock County deaths from heroin and related substances rise dramatically
Rock County deaths from heroin and related substances rise dramatically
New numbers show a big increase in deaths from heroin and other opoids last year in Rock County.