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Rep. Bryan Steil co-leads House jobs caucus with Illinois Democrat

Gazette staff ​ | ​

Rep. Bryan Steil, the 1st Congressional District's new congressman, said he is co-chairman of a caucus that focuses on jobs. Read more

Beloit's NorthStar lands $100 million in financing to expand moly-99 production

By Neil Johnson ​ | ​

Rock County has taken another step toward becoming a national hub for medical Molybdenum-99 production and distribution. Read more

Beloit-area police investigating reports of juvenile nudity on Snapchat

By Frank Schultz ​ | ​

Police say they are investigating reports by juveniles that images of nudity were posted in a Snapchat group recently. Read more

Deputies on alert for Break in the Weather Party

Gazette staff ​ | ​

The Rock County Sheriff's Office announced it will add deputies to enforcement efforts in the Newville area this weekend. Read more

Janesville to host national college aviation competition in May

By Nate Jackson ​ | ​

About 600 people are expected to swoop into Janesville next month for a national intercollegiate flight competition hosted by UW-Madison at the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport. Read more

Sheriff's office schedules boater safety courses

Gazette staff ​ | ​

The Rock County Sheriff’s Office will offer three boater safety courses starting in May at the Rock County Job Center. Read more

Janesville man arrested, accused of seventh OWI

Gazette staff ​ | ​

A Janesville man was arrested on suspicion of his seventh intoxicated-driving charge early Tuesday morning, Janesville police reported. Read more

Janesville City Council authorizes $25,000 for sports complex design phase

By Jim Dayton ​ | ​

Janesville’s pursuit of a new indoor sports complex passed another checkpoint Monday after the city council unanimously authorized spending $25,000 for the building’s design phase. Read more


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Considerable cloudiness. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the mid 40s.

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