Rock County Board Chairman J. Russell Podzilni appointed Stephanie Aegerter to represent the county's 25th district, which includes parts of downtown Janesville and the city's near west side, but one former board member said he is concerned with the chairman's selection process.
A Janesville police officer might need surgery to her hand after a crash between her squad car and a car driven by a man suspected of running a red light Thursday night.
Barquis D. McKnight of Beloit was bound over for trial Friday in Rock County Court.
A crash on Interstate 90/39 north of Edgerton has been cleared. The crash, located in a northbound lane, backed up traffic "in excess" of four miles, the DOT said.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rock, Walworth and Jefferson counties recently launched a new program to benefit youth who have been victims of human trafficking.
The state Assembly nearly unanimously approved a bill that would require pharmacies to use the same electronic system to track the sale of methamphetamine's key ingredient.
A Janesville woman pleaded guilty in two burglaries Friday in Rock County Court.
The Gazette gets an inside glimpse inside the huge hive that is industrial supplier W.W. Grainger's Janesville customer call center.
Elvis M. Prado of Madison was arrested early Friday morning on a charge of fifth-offense operating while intoxicated, according to a press release from the Rock County Sheriff's Office.
The Milton Fire Department is inching closer toward a partnership with its Janesville counterpart, but an official said the two were not preparing for consolidation.