GazetteXtra - Daily

Not an online subscriber?

Some links below require a subscription. View our subscription offers and subscribe today to support local journalism.


Latest e-Edition

The Gazette

View E-Edition



Liquor license for proposed Kwik Trip in limbo after Janesville City Council deadlock

A liquor license request for a proposed Kwik Trip store on North Wright Road is on ice after some on the Janesville City Council voiced misgivings over more liquor retailers being added in the city. Read more


Parents ask Milton School District to lift its mask mandate

A group of parents asked the Milton School Board on Monday night to lift the district’s mask mandate for students, saying the time had come and that the danger of contracting COVID-19 was minimal. Read more


Harmony Elementary School celebrates its state teacher of the year, Anna Miller

Anna Miller, a speech and language pathologist at Harmony Elementary School, was recognized Monday as one of the state's Teachers of the Year. Read more


Madison man charged with shooting into other car on I-90 in Janesville

A Madison man was charged last week with shooting at another vehicle on Interstate 90/39 in Janesville during what Rock County authorities described as a “road rage incident,” according to a criminal complaint. Read more

Leadership academy graduation and project presentation planned Thursday

The Leadership Development Academy of Rock County is welcoming residents to attend the Project Presentation and Graduation of the class of 2020-21 on May 13 at The Venue. Read more

Photo galleries


Photos from the week: May 2-8, 2021

Photo gallery: A collection of photos taken throughout the week by Gazette photographer Anthony Wahl. View gallery




Beloit Snappers open home schedule tonight against South Bend

Team opened High A Central play by going 2-4 against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Read more


Reserve freshman keeper not enough for Janesville Parker girls soccer

Madeea Hawkins made 34 saves in the first half, but it was not enough to prevent Janesville Parker from a 6-0 loss at Stoughton Read more


No-hitter, Ayers' hitting highlight Janesville Parker softball sweep

Vikings improve to 6-2 with two victories over Madison West Read more


One inning costs Janesville Parker's baseball team in loss at Oconomowoc

Raccoons score four runs in fourth inning en route to 5-1 nonconference victory Read more


Craig at full power to dump Verona in Big Eight Conference softball

Josie Rammer's three-run homer in the sixth inning gives the Cougars an 11-9 victory over undefeated and conference favorite Verona on Monday Read more

You may have missed...


Edgerton turns waste trees into lumber for education

The city and school district of Edgerton, along with local businesses, are using the trunks of dead ash trees to make lumber. Read more


Janesville Athletic Club owner turns to turf spaces to appeal to sports-playing families

The Janesville Athletic Club will still keep spaces for tennis, racquetball and pickleball buffs, but in its revamped fieldhouse, the emphasis will be largely on free play that involves running in a bit of open space, gym owner Mark Groshan said. Read more


Janesville to host first two days of Tour of America's Dairyland races

Janesville Town Square Gran Prix organizers announced the city will host two days of cycling races June 17 and 18 to kick off the Tour of America’s Dairyland pro-am cycling series. Read more


Mostly clear


59° 35°

More sun than clouds. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the mid 30s.

Cloud Coverage:13%
Wind:N at 11 mph
Chance of Rain:2%
UV Index:8 Very High
Sunrise:05:37:17 AM
Sunset:08:07:58 PM

This Week's Forecast

Mostly clearTue
2%59° 35°
Mostly clearWed
3%65° 39°
Partly cloudyThu
5%68° 45°
Mostly cloudyFri
1%69° 48°
Mostly cloudySat
15%66° 50°
Scattered showersSun
38%70° 55°
Scattered showersMon
37%71° 53°

Thank you for reading The Gazette.

If you're not a subscriber, view our subscription offers and subscribe today to support local journalism.

Follow Us