JANESVILLE -- More than a month after Terry Robinson tried to shoot Clinton police officer Dave Hooker with his own gun, Hooker is back to work, while Robinson is locked in a mental health facility, police said.
JANESVILLE -- Friends remembered Janesville's Dennis Vechinsky, who died Friday morning at home, as a man with a passion for theater and a commitment to his hometown.
JANESVILLE -- A Janesville man accused of taking lewd photos of a 13-year-old girl is facing decades in prison after prosecutors charged him with creating and possessing child pornography.
JANESVILLE -- A Janesville couple is set for arraignment in the coming days on more than two dozen charges related to a string of burglaries, which authorities said they committed to support drug addictions.
WHITEWATER -- As the audience in front of him sweltered in the stuffy gym, teacher Ray Lauersdorf recounted the story of Thomas Edison’s many failures before he invented the light bulb.
LYONS -- Duane Clark and Kevin Brunner stood on a grassy bank of the White River on a recent spring afternoon with birds chirping in the woods around them and water gurgling over rocks a few feet away.
JANESVILLE -- A Janesville woman could land in federal prison after authorities accused her of stealing $30 while working for the U.S. Postal Service.
JANESVILLE -- A Whitewater man told police he broke into a home, smashed a television with a golf club and let the resident’s snake loose as retaliation for an assault last July, according to court documents.
JANESVILLE -- Tracy Butler came to the Rock County Job Center on Thursday afternoon hoping to find work. He’s tried to turn things around since he was caught selling drugs in 2009, the 41-year-old Beloit man said, but he hasn’t had much success—possibly because he has to check that box on applications to indicate that he has been convicted.
TOWN OF BELOIT -- Before she could graduate, Beloit Turner High School senior Ashley Moore had one last show to play.