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Rock County Board to study merit pay for non-union employees
Rock County Board to study merit pay for non-union employees
Traditionally, government employees are given across-the-board pay raises, without regard to performance. That might change in Rock County.
One alderman, former mayor challenge incumbent in Elkhorn mayoral primary
Elkhorn Mayor Brian Olson faces two challengers for his seat in the Tuesday, Feb. 16, primary. Two candidates will move on to the April 5 general election.
Family says $3,000 puppy from Furry Babies had fatal worm infection
Family says $3,000 puppy from Furry Babies had fatal worm infection
For the third time in the last few months, a dog sold from Janesville pet store Furry Babies fell sick and died shortly after the buyer took it home.
U.S. Attorney to speak on civil rights issues
U.S. Attorney John Vaudreuil will talk about civil rights issues Saturday, Feb. 13, at the Muslim Dawa Circle, Janesville.
Assembly OKs bill cutting Planned Parenthood reimbursement
Assembly OKs bill cutting Planned Parenthood reimbursement
Republicans moved within a step Thursday of cutting millions of dollars from Planned Parenthood.
Janesville City Council member Sam Liebert seeks 'compromise' on pet store puppy sale rules
Janesville City Council member Sam Liebert said he wants to craft an ordinance aimed at more stringent local rules for pet store sales following the death of two dogs that became ill after they were sold at Furry Babies pet store in Janesville.
First Janesville City Council candidate forum scheduled
Candidates running for three seats on the Janesville City Council will appear at a public forum at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 9, at the Hedberg Public Library.
Public safety, public works top Janesville's list of priorities with 2017 shortfall looming
With an $800,000 shortfall predicted in 2017, police, fire and public works departments will take top priority for several Janesville City Council members next fall.
Bids expected Tuesday for proposed multi-million dollar Elkhorn water treatment plant
Bids expected Tuesday for proposed multi-million dollar Elkhorn water treatment plant
Officials are expecting bids for Elkhorn's proposed new water treatment plant on Tuesday. The council will then review the bids and possibly select a contractor.
Rural Janesville man arrested on charge of fifth-offense intoxicated driving
Stanley T. Rulestead, 45, was arrested by Janesville police early Thursday morning.