A Lake Geneva man Wednesday pleaded guilty to helping acquire materials to make methamphetamine for people who have been sentenced on their own meth charges.

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Police arrested two suspects after a gun was fired near South Locust and McKinley streets, leading to an hours-long standoff with police Friday, according to a news release.

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Police are warning about a new IRS phone scam in the Janesville area, sometimes involving recent immigrants, and another scam involving a fake inheritance.

A rural Milton man was charged with homicide by intoxicated driving Monday after the passenger in a car he was driving March 31 died.

Two teens accused of running through backyards with two guns last week had stolen the guns, Janesville police said. The report prompted a short lockdown Friday morning at Craig High School.

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A Walworth woman charged with fourth-offense intoxicated driving told police she drank 10 1-ounce shots of wine, according to a criminal complaint filed this week in Walworth County Court.

Convicted sex offender Terry A. Ruben will move to 1821 Myra Ave. on April 27, but he will have access to the residence starting this Saturday, according to a Janesville police news release, which cites the state Department of Community Corrections as its source.