About 200 veterans and 160 others returned home to a hero’s welcome Wednesday in Rockton, Illinois, from the sixth annual VetsRoll trip to Washington, D.C. The 11-bus caravan started at dawn Sunday and ended with a ceremony at Hononegah Community High School Performing Arts Center in Rockton. The nonprofit VetsRoll takes the country’s senior vets and ‘Rosie the Riveters’ free to the nation’s capital, where they visit their memorials and other sites. This year’s trip included about 60 World War II-era vets along with Korean and Cold War-era vets through 1963.
Plenty of people have asked Janesville landowner David Williams what was going on this spring with the excavation work on his North Parker Drive parcel across from the entrance to Traxler Park.
Tavern owner Matt Schreier's Looking Glass is one of dozens of businesses in the middle of what will be the biggest mess Janesville's Main Street has seen in years.
A Walworth County contractor has been sentenced to nine years in prison for stealing more than $1 million during a home renovation project.
The Rev. Bill Connell has been a priest for 40 years. In that time, he has preached a lot of sermons and told a lot of stories.
About 200 veterans and 160 others returned home to a hero's welcome Wednesday from the sixth annual VetsRoll trip to Washington, D.C.
Vehicles driven by a Beloit man and a Janesville man collided on Highway 73 on Thursday morning.
Gov. Scott Walker made it only about halfway toward fulfilling his signature 2010 campaign promise that 250,000 private sector jobs would be created over four years under his leadership.
A Sunday avalanche killed two people on 12,605-foot Mount Moran in Wyoming. But a Janesville man with the group made it out alive, his father reports.
A recall of air bags made by Japanese auto parts supplier Takata Corp. now has the dubious distinction of being the largest in U.S. history.