Some shoppers and business owners say there are increasing signs that Rock County residents view face masks as passe. They say more and more people are out in public, sans mask, even as Rock County is seeing a spike in COVID-19 cases.

Greg Peck of Janesville, The Gazette's former opinion page editor, has written a 170-page, self-published book, “Memories of Marshall,” which explores insights about family, community and himself.

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Police are trying to find Johnny D. Hood, whose unoccupied vehicle was seen at about 1 a.m. Thursday in the parking lot of the Ice Age Trail near Washington Street and Northridge Drive.

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Thanks to a grant, the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin will offer low-cost adoptions this weekend.

About 82% Milton School District parents would be comfortable having their children return to classrooms this fall if school officials decide it’s permissible to allow in-person instruction, according to a survey.

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With temperatures in the 90s during the coronavirus pandemic, an emergency-room doctor worries that heat-stroke victims might decide to stay home rather than get treated.