United Way Blackhawk Region's 2018 goal was $2.6 million, which was reached thanks to a last-minute anonymous donation. This year's fundraising goal is $2.4 million. The United Way kicked off its campaign Wednesday.

The most common misconception about flu shots is that the vaccination makes patients sick, and that simply is not true, said Jen Weadge, public nurse at the Rock County Public Health Department. 

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County O/Delavan Drive will be closed under Interstate 90/39 for bridge work from 6 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, to 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, the state Department of Transportation said Tuesday.

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One lane of southbound Interstate 90/39 is closed until 5 p.m. Tuesday south of the County S/Shopiere Road interchange, the state Department of Transportation announced.

Despite continued, big-ticket public and private investment in revitalization of Janesville's downtown riverfront, the revival hasn’t brought an overall decrease in vacancies in some stretches of the downtown’s west side—at least not yet.

A shy tabby named Captain is just one of hundreds of cats helped annually because of Kris Toledo’s desire to ease their suffering. Toledo started her cat rescue almost four years ago near Walworth.