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With Gazette Opinion Editor Greg Peck
Greg Peck: Editorial on fire station recounts newspaper's role as watchdog
Janesville's decision on where to build a new Central Fire Station proved controversial. This editorial explains why criticism had merits.
Greg Peck: A tongue-in-cheek look at the demise of bipartisanship
In my weeklong reflection of editorials I've written the past 13 years, here's one I didn't even pen intending to print in The Gazette.
Greg Peck: Recalling a sad chapter in the history of Janesville
Greg Peck: Recalling a sad chapter in the history of Janesville
The editorial I'm reprinting today, during my weeklong reflection, is not one I enjoyed writing. But the closing of General Motors required editorial perspective.

Xtra Points

Local sports talk with the Gazette sports staff
Xtra Points: Prep wrapup and a busy week for area golf
Xtra Points: Prep wrapup and a busy week for area golf
This week on the show: Eric and John cap the latest high school sports season while previewing a couple of big golf tournaments.
Xtra Points: Sectional baseball, state softball
Xtra Points: Sectional baseball, state softball
This week on the show: Eric and John are in early to preview a big day of sectional baseball in the area Tuesday, and Delavan-Darien softball playing at state.
Xtra Points: State track and field meet this weekend
Xtra Points: State track and field meet this weekend
This week on the show: Eric and John preview this week's state track and field meet in La Crosse and also talk area baseball and an NBA Finals rematch.

The Web Desk

Behind the scenes of GazetteXtra with digital content coordinators Andrew Reuter and Dave von Falkenstein

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Fuel and Tires

All about auto racing with Gazette staffer Dave von Falkenstein
Fuel & Tires: F1, NASCAR, IndyCar in action this weekend
Fuel & Tires: F1, NASCAR, IndyCar in action this weekend
NASCAR splits between Pocono Raceway and Iowa Speedway while IndyCar heads to Mid-Ohio and Formula 1 is in Germany.
Fuel & Tires: Jeff Gordon to race at Indy, Pocono
Fuel & Tires: Jeff Gordon to race at Indy, Pocono
Jeff Gordon returns to NASCAR Sprint Cup competition to fill in for the injured Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Formula One hits Hungary.
Fuel & Tires: Newgarden looks to continue momentum
Fuel & Tires: Newgarden looks to continue momentum
Dave looks at IndyCar's Josef Newgarden and the upcoming race in Toronto while NASCAR heads to New Hampshire.

ProjectLab

A team of do-it-yourselfers share their successes (and failures) on a variety of topics

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Press Start

Video game news, reviews and commentary with Gazette reporter Jake Magee
Press Start: Ready to relive my childhood with ‘Spider-Man’
Press Start: Ready to relive my childhood with ‘Spider-Man’
Columnist Jake Magee has fond memories of the PlayStation 2 game “Spider-Man 2: The Game.”
Press Start: Perma-death is best in strategy games
Press Start: Perma-death is best in strategy games
By making deaths permanent, columnist Jake Magee has found a way to better enjoy the slow and methodical pace of strategy games, he writes.
Press Start: ‘Pokemon Go’ is taking over the world
Press Start: ‘Pokemon Go’ is taking over the world
Columnist Jake Magee's latest gaming craze has been the same as everyone else's: “Pokemon Go.”

The Hungry Reporter

Cooking and food talk with Gazette reporter Andrea Anderson

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Community Blogs

We the People

Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty. Politics and civil commentary with community blogger John Eyster
John W. Eyster: Ryan, Trump meeting has high stakes
John W. Eyster: Ryan, Trump meeting has high stakes
John looks at the importance of Thursday's meeting between Paul Ryan and presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump.

Glen Loyd Videos

With community blogger Glen Loyd
Glen Loyd Videos: Redwinged warriors
Glen Loyd Videos: Redwinged warriors
Beautiful and brave, these birds can take on hawks as well as bloody your scalp and hands.
Glen Loyd Videos: Mermaid, yoga
Glen Loyd Videos: Mermaid, yoga
The only thing as good as living on the Rock River in Janesville, WI is living a block from Lake Wingra when I'm in in Madison.
Glen Loyd Videos: Janesville media pioneers
Glen Loyd Videos: Janesville media pioneers
Glen offers profiles of three media pioneers: Sidney Bliss, Bob Dailey and Glen Loyd himself.

Truly blessed

ALS patient James Martin shares his journey

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Green Side Up

Garden talk with Gazette community blogger Janice Peterson

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Ask a Poultry Farmer

Advice from a man with sixty years of experience with chickens, turkeys and waterfowl. With community blogger Dale Wheelock.
Ask a Poultry Farmer: How do I raise baby turkeys?
Ask a Poultry Farmer: How do I raise baby turkeys?
Raising turkeys is similar to raising chickens, but there are some differences you should know.