Forecasters have scaled back expected snowfalls in a storm that will hit overnight, but travelers should expect poor driving conditions and limited visibility as rain turns to wet, heavy snow late Saturday.
As vice president of learning at Blackhawk Technical College, Sharon Kennedy saw the Great Recession and the end of production at Janesville's General Motors plant force thousands out of work.
Forecasters' predictions for weather conditions over the weekend across the U.S. included freezing rain, snow, torrential rain and possibly even tornadoes.
Children who struggle with unfamiliar situations because of autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disorders get some face time with Santa at a unique, "sensory-safe" Santa night.
Rock County Historical Society staff and volunteers spent about 150 hours over two days transforming the Lincoln Tallman House into an example of Victorian holiday splendor, said Andrea Miller, operations manager.
United Way Blackhawk Region will allocate $2.79 million in 2014. Money granted is based on the 2013 campaign goal of $2.8 million that leaders anticipate will be raised through pledges and other income.
Janesville teachers joined scores of school worker unions around the state in mustering enough member votes to keep their unions representing employees in wage negotiations.
Potential victims of credit card fraud tied to Target's security breach said they had trouble contacting the discounter through its website and call centers.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday.
Due to weather conditions in the area, the Janesville School District will have a two-hour delay this morning.
In addition to the delay for Janesville schools, numerous area school districts will be closed today.
BTC to wait on referendum
The National Weather Service in Sullivan extended a freezing rain advisory for Rock County and surrounding areas for 6 p.m. Thursday through the evening Friday.
In the depths of the Rock County Courthouse, past the vending machines and vaults, lives a creature—actually, several—who hates Christmas a lot.