League of Women Voters tackling mental health issues
The League of Women Voters wants to get the community involved in the conversation about mental health and addiction by hosting a series of forums starting Jan. 28. Read more >>
Published: Saturday, Jan 9, 2016
Gina Duwe: 10 years on job in Janesville leave lasting impression
As I leave the journalism industry, I'm taking an intimate knowledge of the inner workings of this community. Being a reporter gives you a front seat to history as it unfolds. Read more >>
Published: Friday, Jan 8, 2016
Beloit Town Board hires consultant to recruit top administrator
The Beloit Town Board hired GovHR USA on Monday to help hire its next town administrator, Chairwoman Diane Greenlee said. Read more >>
Published: Tuesday, Jan 5, 2016
Beloit hires consultant to find next police chief
The Beloit Police and Fire Commission has hired GovHR USA to conduct a search to fill the permanent police chief position, President Martin Densch told WCLO Radio. Read more >>
Published: Tuesday, Jan 5, 2016
Driver in critical condition after car smashes into rear of school bus on Highway 14
A car versus school bus accident closed Highway 14 west of Janesville on Tuesday afternoon, according to Rock County Communications. Read more >>
Published: Tuesday, Jan 5, 2016
Beloit Health System and Beloit Regional Hospice merge
The merger between Beloit Health System and Beloit Regional Hospice was finalized Friday, the partners announced Monday. Read more >>
Published: Monday, Jan 4, 2016
UPDATE: Highway 11 reopens near Brodhead
All lanes of Highway 11 at County G near Brodhead are now open after a Monday morning traffic crash, according to a Wisconsin Department of Transportation news release. Read more >>
Published: Monday, Jan 4, 2016
Parkview to sell former Footville school for possible housing
The Parkview School Board plans to sell its former elementary school in Footville to an Orfordville developer, who wants to renovate the building into apartments or an assisted-living facility. Read more >>
Published: Tuesday, Dec 22, 2015
Police called after 3-year-old eats drug-laced gummy bears
Authorities are investigating a case of a 3-year-old boy who apparently ate acid-laced gummy bears Sunday at a home outside Evansville. Read more >>
Published: Monday, Dec 21, 2015
Beloit approves settlement with police chief, deputy chief
The Beloit City Council unanimously approved retirement settlements with former Chief Norm Jacobs and former Deputy Chief Tom Dunkin on Monday night, about three weeks before the city's police and fire commission was to beg... Read more >>
Published: Monday, Dec 21, 2015
Former administrator, Beloit Town Board disagreed on performance
Town of Beloit board members said former Administrator Brian Wilson needed to take more of a leadership role and follow through on projects and concerns, documents show. Read more >>
Published: Wednesday, Dec 16, 2015
Town of Beloit treasurer alleges discrimination in complaint
The town of Beloit treasurer has filed a complaint with the state alleging gender discrimination in her salary and retaliation from two board members because of personal relationships. Read more >>
Published: Tuesday, Dec 15, 2015
Orfordville to review job descriptions of married employees
The Orfordville Village Board will review the job descriptions of the police chief and deputy clerk to see if any changes need to be made to avoid a conflict of interest after the two village employees recently married. Read more >>
Published: Tuesday, Dec 15, 2015
Cy-Va boutique and sewing company expands in downtown Janesville
Piles of fabric strewn around the sewing room at Cy-Va show the variety and growth of the downtown Janesville boutique and sewing company. Read more >>
Published: Saturday, Dec 12, 2015
Evansville City Council appoints new council member, hires new EMS coordinator
The Evansville City Council appointed a new council member and hired a new coordinator of the city's EMS at its meeting Tuesday night. Read more >>
Published: Wednesday, Dec 9, 2015