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Janesville woman starts run/walk to raise money, awareness of enslaved women
After learning about the plight of sex slaves, DeAnna Henkel, a Janesville mother of four girls, decided to organize an event to raise money and awareness. Read more >>
Published: Friday, Jun 9, 2017
Man arrested on charge of seventh OWI
Timothy J. Johnson, 50, Janesville, is in custody at the Rock County Jail after being arrested Thursday on a charge of operating while intoxicated, his seventh offense. Read more >>
Published: Thursday, Jun 8, 2017
Gala proceeds to fund Agrace hospice's Care for All program
Linda Lyman of Janesville serves on Agrace's Gala on the Green Committee to raise money for an organization that cared for her dying loved ones. Read more >>
Published: Saturday, Jun 3, 2017
WATCH: The joy of welding: Self-taught metal artist finds hobby therapeutic and enjoyable
Gary Anderson, who spent 17 years welding seats on a manufacturing line, has turned his skill into a metal art hobby. Read more >>
Published: Thursday, Jun 1, 2017
UPDATE: Motorcyclist killed in accident that closes Highway 69
A motorcyclist died Tuesday after colliding with a tanker truck hauling whey on Highway 69 near Gutzmer Road, the Green County Sheriff's Office said. Read more >>
Published: Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Festival Foods feeds communities with charitable giving
Since Festival Foods opened its Janesville grocery store in October 2015, it has supported an estimated 40-plus nonprofit initiatives in Rock County. Read more >>
Published: Monday, May 29, 2017
Janesville's new Kiwanis Park playground to be bigger and better
The city of Janesville and Janesville Noon Kiwanis Club will partner this summer to replace the 23-year-old playground at Kiwanis Park. Read more >>
Published: Friday, May 26, 2017
UPDATE: Several injured in Thursday's multiple-vehicle crash
Several people were transported to area hospitals after a four-vehicle crash just before 7 p.m. Thursday at Highway 59 and Pioneer Road in the town of Lima, officials said. Read more >>
Published: Friday, May 26, 2017
Town of Beloit police sergeant demoted after investigation
A Town of Beloit Police Department sergeant, with 14 years on the job, has been demoted to the rank of patrol officer following a two-month internal investigation. Read more >>
Published: Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Sunday night fire destroys mobile home in Janesville
A Janesville family and its pets--three cats, a snake and a rabbit--were displaced after a mobile home was destroyed by fire Sunday night. Read more >>
Published: Monday, May 22, 2017
UPDATE: I-90/39 delays dissipating
Northbound traffic delays are beginning to dissipate on Interstate 90/39, near Highway 59, due to lane closures from overnight bridgework, according to the DOT. Read more >>
Published: Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Car destroyed in Wednesday fire
A 1999 Oldsmobile Cutlass was destroyed by fire Wednesday afternoon at 2205 S. Nye School Road, according to a Town of Beloit Fire Department news release. Read more >>
Published: Thursday, May 11, 2017
Janesville police seek would-be robber
Janesville police are seeking the public's help in locating a woman who tried to rob Stop N Go, 3515 E. Milwaukee St., early Thursday morning. Read more >>
Published: Thursday, May 11, 2017
Janesville-based Rock Aqua Jays hoping to return to winners podium
The Rock Aqua Jays water ski show team is preparing for a busy 2017 season. The first show starts at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 28, at Traxler Park in Janesville. Read more >>
Published: Thursday, May 11, 2017