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Program that houses homeless vets gets federal grant

Rock Valley Community Programs announced a COVID-19-relief grant will pay for remodeling to improve housing for homeless veterans. Read more


Edgerton man faces charge of fifth-offense OWI

Timothy L. Troon was spotted driving erratically by another motorist on Sept. 19, the sheriff's office reports. Read more


Highway 50 to be closed in Delavan starting Monday

The project will require a complete ban of all traffic. Read more


NorthStar continues rapid growth, celebrates milestones and future

NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes in Beloit is once again celebrating major milestones as the company heralded the completion of major projects and hosted a groundbreaking on Thursday for the next step in the company’s vision for the future. Read more


Janesville police seek help in dog bite incident


The Janesville Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a dog believed to have bitten a child in a Janesville park Thursday afternoon, according to a news release. Read more

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Caring for Trees

It can be easy to forget that the big trees in your yard are plants just like your more fragile roses and flowers that need frequent care. Read more

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Photos from the week: Sept. 19-25, 2021

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




Prep cross country: Midwest Invitational draws usual large field

Hundreds of high school runners descended on the cross country circuit at Blackhawk Golf Course on Saturday for the Midwest Invitational, one of the biggest meets in the area. Read more


Prep football: Union Grove earns forfeit victory over Delavan-Darien

The Comets are forced to call off Friday's game due to COVID-19 protocols. Read more


Prep football: Belleville starts fast, rolls past Orfordville Parkview/Albany

The Vikings fall to 0-6 overall and 0-4 in SWAL action. Read more


Prep football: Walworth Big Foot keeps Horicon/Hustisford winless with 22-7 victory

Big Foot improves its record to 3-4 overall (including a forfeit victory) and 2-2 in the Capitol Conference Read more


Prep football: Jefferson hands Whitewater its fifth consecutive loss

The Whippets fall to 1-5 overall and 0-4 in Rock Valley Conference play Read more



Anniversary: William and Sandra Clarke, 55 years

William Leslie and Sandra Ann Margaret Clarke are celebrating their 55th wedding anniversary and will have a family celebration at a later … Read more

Birth: Kennedy Rae Eldridge, Sept. 15

Kennedy Rae Eldridge, 5 pounds, 11 ounces and 19 inches long, was born at Mercyhealth Hospital and Trauma Center, Janesville, to Tyler and … Read more


Anniversary: Donald and Susan Cullen, 40 years

Donald J. and Susan A. Cullen celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary by taking the U.S.S. Badger across Lake Michigan and touring the Up… Read more

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Dragons on the Rock breathes excitement into Traxler Park

KANDU Industries hosted its second annual Dragons on the Rock boat festival Saturday at Traxler Park. Read more


Local governments not sure whether Biden vaccine mandate applies to them

Although at least one local, private employer already has waded into vaccination requirements for workers under President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine executive action last week, it could be a while before local governments know how the rules apply to thousands of local government workers. Read more


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