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UPDATE: All lanes open on Highway 81 near Beloit

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Shots fired in downtown Janesville early Sunday

By Frank Schultz ​ | ​

Janesville police have few clues about a shots-fired incident early Sunday morning. Read more

Toy donations needed for 'Stuff the Truck' event

Gazette staff ​ | ​

Residents are invited to "Stuff the Truck" with toys Friday and Saturday, Nov. 23 and 24, at two Janesville businesses. Read more

Part of North River Street to close Tuesday

Gazette staff ​ | ​

North River Street will close Tuesday, Nov. 20, from West Wall to West Milwaukee streets. Read more

‘I am really worried’: Fentanyl deaths outpacing previous years in Walworth County

By Jonah Beleckis ​ | ​

Fentanyl has killed more people in Walworth County so far in 2018 than it had in 2016 or 2017, and that is a trend that has local officials worried. Read more

Man arrested on 4th OWI charge

Gazette Staff ​ | ​

A Janesville man was arrested on his fourth OWI charge Saturday night, according to a news release from the Janesville Police Department. Read more

Police identify Evansville man killed in hit and run

Gazette staff ​ | ​

Officials have identified the man killed in an apparent hit and run incident either late Friday night or early Saturday morning in the town… Read more

Ho-Chunk Nation hopeful federal government will grant approval for Beloit casino

By Nate Jackson ​ | ​

A Ho-Chunk Nation representative said last week the tribe is hopeful its proposed $405 million casino and resort in the city of Beloit will be approved by the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Read more

Public record

Public record for Nov. 19

Gazette Staff ​ | ​


Upcoming events

Backstreet Boys

Call 414-227-0511.

Mark Knopfler of the Dire Straits

Call 414-286-3663.

LIttle River Band

Call 414-286-3663.


Call 608-258-4141.


For tickets, call 414-273-7206.


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