The Janesville Professional Firefighters Association and city of Janesville officials are clashing over contract negotiations.
An Illinois man has been charged in Rock County with homicide by intoxicated driving.
With a current contract expiring soon, Whitewater officials are looking for vendors to submit proposals to operate the Shared-Ride Taxi program.
Arthur W. Johnsen, 56, of Elkhorn was last seen Friday near the Wisconsin-Illinois border.
Mount Zion Avenue will close at the Interstate 90/39 overpass from 6 a.m. Monday, Oct. 1, to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2.
The right lanes on east and westbound East Milwaukee Street at the Interstate 90/39 overpass are currently closed for bridge deck work. East Milwaukee Street will be completely closed Tuesday through Thursday.
Jennifer Deuel escaped domestic violence and spent time homeless with two kids. She turned her life around with hard work, determination and help from city housing programs.
When Janesville native and watercolor painter Connie Glowacki got an email from the U.S. Embassy in the Czech Republic asking her to send some of her paintings, she thought it was a fraud. Nope. The embassy actually wanted to display her work.
The Milton and Edgerton fire departments soon will offer paramedic services, a change first responders say will save lives across Rock County.
As the summer leaves begin turning into vibrant fall colors, local businesses are stocking up with trendy seasonal items and cold-weather clothes.
Merchants along Janesville's West Milwaukee Street are making plans for how to weather a nine-month period without the Milwaukee Street Bridge. The bridge is slated to be removed and rebuilt starting Oct. 1.
This fall, WE Energies will submit final plans to the state seeking approval to build a pipeline through Walworth County, a company spokeswoman said.
The owner of the former GM plant property plans to unveil "preliminary" redevelopment plans for the 250 acre property at a public open house on Tuesday.
Pat Blackmer proposed that Whitewater's Oak Grove Cemetery become the city’s 24th local landmark, and the Whitewater Landmarks Commission unanimously approved it earlier this month.
Despite his own addiction to painkillers, Dr. Richard Barney used to think he was better than the addicts he treated in the emergency room. He has been sober for five years and believes he is a better person because of it.
Janesville could acquire seven tax-delinquent properties to either rehabilitate them and put them back on the market or raze them for new development.
A Beloit man who pleaded guilty to hiding the body of a Milwaukee woman who died after he'd arranged for paid sex with her was sentenced Friday to five years in prison.
A roughly 8-mile stretch of Highway 51 between Janesville and Beloit is scheduled to be repaved and its lanes realigned in a project scheduled for next year.
On Monday, the Janesville City Council will vote on a proposed anti-bullying ordinance after complaints from some that the Janesville School District's approach isn't working. District officials answered questions about its bullying policies and curriculum.
A Birds Eye representative said Thursday the company’s attempts to reduce odors coming from its town of Darien vegetable processing plant are working.
Rock County sheriff hopefuls Jude Maurer and Troy Knudson debated on a radio show Thursday.
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin told about 35 Janesville supporters Thursday that the stakes “couldn’t be higher” for the Nov. 6 election.
Emergency authorities are responding to a gas line that apparently was cut in a residential area on Janesville’s east side.
The right lane on northbound Interstate 90/39 is closed for emergency road work, according to a state traffic release.
Generac Power Systems’ facilities in Whitewater and Jefferson have ramped up their generator production to meet the demand caused by Hurricane Florence’s wreckage of the Carolinas.
The United Way Blackhawk Region announced this year's $2.6 million fundraising goal Wednesday during a breakfast event at the Eclipse Center in Beloit. That amount is slightly higher than last year's $2.5 million goal.
Additional police officers were on hand at Marshall Middle School on Wednesday morning.
Taran Raczka was sentenced to serve time in prison for the 2014 car crash that killed his coworker, an incident Raczka’s lawyer said he still struggles with.
Active shooter training sessions will be offered at the Rock County Health Care Center starting in October.
Delavan City Councilors unanimously greenlighted the zoning proposal for a Meijer supermarket Tuesday night, leaving only a development agreement left to be considered by the city.
A Rock County Board member wants to confirm the protective status for correctional officers after a threat to strip that classification received widespread criticism.
Ben Odden, a 22-year-old Lake Geneva man, was the second of three patients to get a Micra leadless pacemaker implanted at Mercyhealth Hospital and Trauma Center in Janesville since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved it in 2016.
The Milton School District Strategic Planning Committee decided Tuesday to explore two more possible facility solutions—neither of which calls for a new high school.
An anonymous $50,000 donation has helped the Hedberg Public Library's capital campaign reach its $200,000 matching gift goal.
A traffic accident closed the northbound lanes of Interstate 90/39 at 4:20 p.m. Tuesday.
Overnight closures are planned from Sept. 22 to 23 on parts of Highway 26 and northbound lanes on the I-90/39 bridge over Highway 26.