State Rep. Mark Spreitzer, D-Beloit, has been re-elected as Assembly Democratic Caucus chairman for the 2019-20 legislative session.
The Beloit Public Works Department reminds residents that trash and recycling collection will be delayed for some people during the week of Thanksgiving.
City of Milton residents will see the lowest city tax rate on their tax bills since 2015 if the city council passes the 2019 budget proposal City Administrator Al Hulick presented Tuesday night.
Here are some new--or fairly new--things to know about the gun-deer season that starts Saturday.
In an hour-long meeting Tuesday, the Rock County Board modified and adopted a 2019 county budget that increases overall expenditures by 8.4 percent and drops the tax rate amid rising equalized value countywide
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instructions school report cards were released Tuesday.
Janesville Fire Department received 15 pet oxygen masks from Invisible Fence of Southern Wisconsin.
Ronald Berger, a professor emeritus of sociology at UW-Whitewater, describes his father's and uncle's experiences during the Holocaust in a recently published book. He will speak about it at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hedberg Public Library.
The right lane on northbound I-90/39 is closed near mile maker 183 for a traffic accident.
Blackhawk Technical College's highly rated nursing program is getting an boost from a newly established scholarship fund, and the community is getting a boost from its graduates.
A Veterans Day Ceremony was held Sunday in Traxler Park.
Several local lawmakers have stiffened their support for legalizing marijuana following the Tuesday passage of all marijuana advisory referendums statewide, including Rock County.
This year marks the centennial of the end of World War I. In Janesville, the celebration started the moment the news was announced.
Anger management is often prescribed for convicted criminals so they don't repeat their offenses. Here's a look at how it works.
On Tuesday night, voters approved two referendums that could chart a new future for the Delavan-Darien School District.
John Gorski kept his emotions in check during most of the recent Badger Honor Flight to Washington, D.C.
Liam Lamb received the vehicle of his dreams Friday.
A Walworth County jury on Friday acquitted a man of child sexual assault in a case that sprang from a thank-you letter a girl wrote after a school presentation on sexual assault and safe dating.
The Rock County Medical Examiner’s Department has released the name of the man killed by a semitrailer truck early Wednesday morning.
Educators Credit Union will sponsor the cardio fitness room at the Parker YMCA in Milton with a $15,000 donation, according to a news release.
One of four men accused in the shooting death of a Beloit 5-year-old in 2016 was sentenced Friday in Rock County Court.
Ronald Berger will talk about his new book, “Children, Save Yourselves! One Family’s Story of Holocaust Survival,” on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Hedberg Public Library, 306 S. Main St.
The new gas station will be located at the northwest corner of West Memorial Drive and North Washington Street.
Police say a man went into a Lake Geneva gas station and said he had been kidnapped. His girlfriend, who knew nothing of the kidnapping, alleged they had just used meth.
Walworth County prosecutors charged a Milton man Thursday with trying to pay for sex with what he thought was a 14- or 15-year-old girl but was actually a police sting operation in Whitewater.
A Janesville woman was placed in the Rock County Jail on Thursday after she pleaded guilty to homicide by drunken driving. She had asked to be allowed to work until her sentencing date.
The Sears stores at the Janesville Mall will close by early 2019, the mall's owner confirmed on Thursday.
Sex offender Antwonn Simmons will relocate Nov. 27 to the city's west side.
The 100,000th Chevrolet made in Janesville came off the line June 3, 1925.
The Janesville Town Board has given a horse rescue owner less than a month to create a timeline for how she will reduce the number of horses on her property by half.
Rock County employees' health care costs are expected to rise next year under the preliminary 2019 budget, but the county administrator says the increases are part of a temporary plan.
A Lake Geneva man who is a registered sex offender has been charged with soliciting nude photos from young girls in Maryland through Snapchat, according to a criminal complaint.
Local Democratic lawmakers were optimistic that Tony Evers’ electoral victory would pave the way for bipartisanship in state government despite Republican legislative majorities.
A Janesville police officer who was still on his 18-month probationary period resigned Thursday as he faced probable firing.
Janesville police arrested a Beloit man early Wednesday on suspicion of armed robbery at Five Points Grocery & Beverage, according to a police news release.
An Illinois man was fatally struck by a semitrailer truck early Wednesday morning on northbound Interstate 90/39 near Edgerton.
Sugar Creek voters agreed to raise the town's tax levy by $240,000 annually for five years to support road maintenance.
Voters in Rock and Walworth counties overwhelmingly passed advisory referendums calling for an end to the dark store legal theory.
Village of Darien voters made it clear Tuesday that they are in favor of splitting off from the Delavan-Darien School District.
Police on Tuesday appealed for help in solving the shooting of two houses on the city's east side on Saturday night.