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Today in History: June 24
Today in History: June 24
Among today's events in history, 113 people were killed when Eastern Airlines Flight 66 crashed on approach to New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport in 1975.
Taste, sip, listen on garden tour
Taste, sip, listen on garden tour

EAST TROY — Michael Fields Agricultural Institute is hosting their Fourth annual Reading in the Garden from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 26.

Engage all your senses with this special event hosted by Michael Fields. Listen...

Web Views for Friday, June 24: GM finalists, Burger King, deaf father, go-kart track, Peck's retirement
Glen Loyd Videos: Swan babies stay close to mom and dad
Glen Loyd Videos: Swan babies stay close to mom and dad
Like eagles, swans are very good parents and work together rearing and protecting their young. But nesting on the ground and floating on water, swans seem to lose more babies than eagles in the treetops.
Three tied for Fischer lead after first round
Three tied for Fischer lead after first round
Brandon Cloete, Zach Gaugert and Tom Halla each were 6-under after the first day of play.
Area Tea party group endorses Ryan

The Racine TEA Party has endorsed Rep. Paul Ryan for re-election, according to a Ryan campaign news release.

The release describes the organization as a fiscal watchdog group in southern Wisconsin consisting of "130 grassroots conservatives...

Judge Michael Fitzpatrick announces endorsements in Court of Appeals race
Rock County Judge Michael Fitzpatrick announced a long list of endorsers of his race for a state Court of Appeals seat.
Gatewood making strides at Appleton
Jake Gatewood finished the first half hitting .238 with a team-high seven homers while driving in 29 runs, with a torrid three-week stretch in May the highlight.
Death notices for June 24, 2016
Worker at Alliant Energy demolition dies in accident
A 57-year-old man was killed Friday after an accident during the demolition of the Alliant Energy power plant in the town of Beloit, police said.

News

Interstate 90/39 construction update
Monroe class teaches physics, fun
Business challenge draws 40 entrants
Man charged with fifth-offense OWI
Woman facing fourth OWI charge

Sports

Three tied for lead in Fischer
Packers made nearly $409 million last year
Gatewood making strides at Appleton
Risk-taker with Maker
Janesville Legion suffers first loss

Opinion

Web Views for Friday, June 24: GM finalists, Burger King, deaf father, go-kart track, Peck's retirement
Charles Krauthammer: Hillaryism embodies essence of modern liberalism
Michael Gerson: The Christian right surrenders faith for politics
Our Views: Help save 911 calls and dispatch, police time for real emergencies
Yes: Clinton has the right ideas for dealing with North Korea, now must crystallize them

Living

Monitor child’s smartphone activity, but know they’ll be hiding things
A Myrtle Beach vacation is bound to surprise you
Woman rekindles lifelong ties
Fort Ticonderoga offers visitors new ways to see it
Male anorexia often goes undiagnosed, untreated

Columnists

Steve Knox: It’s Freedom Fest time
Miller: Bucks will have options at No. 10
Greg Peck: It’s time to write career’s final chapter
Fuel & Tires: IndyCar returns to Road America
Press Start: Why I now need a PlayStation 4

Videos

Glen Loyd Videos: Swan babies with mom and dad
Gazette at a Glance for Sunday, June 26
Xtra Points: Prep wrapup and a busy week for area golf
Deaf dad embraces DeafBlind daughter
Glen Loyd Videos: Monster locomotive in Janesville

Community

Thomas R. Hansen, Janesville, WI
Death notices for June 25, 2016
Colleen J. "Jill" Smith, Evansville, WI/formerly Darlington
Todd J. Retzlaff, Edgerton, WI
Gerald Arthur Jorgenson, Janesville, WI