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The city of Janesville hired a vacant building coordinator to head the new vacant building registration program. His job: find and catalog Janesville’s vacant properties—of which there are estimated to be more than 1,000—in hopes the owners fix them up and get them occupied.

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The National Weather Service has extended its Rock River flood warning in Rock County to Lake Koshkonong. Sandbags are being made available.

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The Beloit Town Board has adopted a shared services agreement with the town’s west side, a move that guarantees the area would receive public services if the rest of the town incorporates as the village of Riverside.

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Tourism spending in Janesville and Rock County continued to climb over the last year, growing about 4 percent compared to spending in 2016, according to state Department of Tourism report released Friday.

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The Janesville Fire Department on Monday asked residents to refrain from using portable campfire pits or any open burning until there is a significant rainfall.