As Janesville debates where it could build a multimillion-dollar ice arena and sports complex, supporters of the project say there should be no doubt about the need.
Newly released police reports provide more details about a murder-suicide in Darien, which was the third Walworth County domestic violence killing in seven months.
After two serious crashes this month, Whitewater officials want the state to add turn signals at Highway 12 and Walworth Avenue sooner than June 2020. They plan to share their urgency in a meeting Tuesday.
Earlier this summer, Yuri Rashkin stood in the stairway of the Moscow apartment building where he lived as a boy.
Police and residents say Janesville's Fourth Ward is the quietest and cleanest they've seen in years.
A Lake Geneva woman is charged with driving while intoxicated and hitting a motorcycle driver who landed in her convertible.
Two local state legislators from opposite sides of the political aisle are working together to make health services delivered by phone or computer more accessible to Medicaid recipients.
Asset Recovery Solutions is moving from Whitewater to Janesville, a company official said in an email Friday.
A man found a military explosive device when he was cleaning his mother’s Janesville attic on Friday and brought it to the Rock County Sheriff’s Office parking lot, according to a sheriff’s news release.
A man convicted of kidnapping in 2001 will be relocated to Edgerton on Monday, the Rock County Sheriff’s Office announced Friday.
Janesville’s Opportunity Internship program began earlier this year to help homeless people or others who are struggling obtain jobs and build resumes.
A former Delavan man pleaded guilty to cocaine charges in an agreement he reached in Walworth County Court on Thursday.
The Rock County Human Services Department's Crisis Intervention Unit is crafting a plan for corrective action in the wake of an investigation into the county's handling of a suicidal teenager.
A Beloit man was sentenced to 15 years in prison Thursday, more than 1,500 days after he was charged in the June 2015 stabbing death of his roommate.
West State Street will be closed for resurfacing between Center Avenue and South Oakhill Avenue from Aug. 22 to 26.
Rock County and outgoing program provider CESA 2 both criticized each other for how they handled contract negotiations for the Birth to 3 Program. The messy split ends a 39-year partnership.
The Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin is hosting a "Clear the Shelter" event this weekend.
Jeremy J. Ryan, who ran for the Republican nomination in the 1st Congressional District in 2018, has entered into a plea agreement in a bizarre federal criminal case.
A man suspected of being involved in a 2014 hit-and-run crash that injured two people has been extradited to Rock County after he was arrested in New York state on unrelated charges, Beloit police said.
An Elkhorn man charged with seventh-offense intoxicated driving admitted he had too much to drink before driving in the Kettle Moraine State Forest, according to a criminal complaint.
The Rock County Historical Society will host its fourth annual farm-to-table meal this September, according to a news release.
Former Janesville teacher and health care consultant Quint Studer is being recognized as a top national leader for his work in urban renewal and community revitalization.
Most Rock County law enforcement agencies will add patrols starting Friday in the annual Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign.
The Janesville School Board has approved hiring Dan McCrea as the school district's new chief financial officer, the district announced.
All northbound lanes of Interstate 90/39 are now open.
The Janesville School Board got an update on the district's five-year goals at a workshop Tuesday.
A town of Beloit man might have his crimes wiped from state court records, but much depends on a change in state law.
Two 14-year-olds were arrested Tuesday afternoon on Janesville's near west side in an incident that led the YMCA to lock down its building.
A Rockford, Illinois, man drunkenly sped away from police while he had a loaded gun on Sunday, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court on Tuesday.
A Whitewater woman officially pleaded guilty Monday to less-serious drug charges, avoiding a reckless homicide charge in connection with a Whitewater man’s 2017 drug overdose death.