Rep. Bryan Steil, R-1st District, was part of a congressional delegation to Israel last week, the same week that two other members of the House were denied entry to the Middle Eastern country.

Local law-enforcement leaders say they're more prepared than ever before for mass shootings, but they need their communities to back them up.

A Janesville man who police said was seen switching license plates on a vehicle was later arrested on suspicion of retail theft Thursday evening, according to the Janesville Police Department.

About 270 residents at the Rock-Koshkonong Lake District Board's annual meeting Saturday elected newcomer Jim Jelinek and write-in candidate Mark Meyer to three-year terms on the board.