News

Disaster loans available after floods
Residents and businesses affected by July 11 floods in Walworth and nearby counties can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration.
Two girls accuse man of sex assault
Prayer service held in Milwaukee to pray for healing of racism
Gov. Walker asks for disaster declaration

Entertainment

Great music coming your way, Aug. 18-27

Friday, Aug. 18


Open mic, Aug. 18, from 7 p.m. to midnight, Hilltop International Pub, 121 E. Milwaukee St., Janesville. 608-290-2769.

4-Hers learn about life
Summer still sizzlin': Music for Aug. 11-20
Black Point hosts plein air event

Sports

Prep football roundup: Week 1
Friday night lights return with a full slate of games across the area.
Rock Valley roundup: Turner rolls past Edgerton 39-14
Nonconference roundup: Elks come up short against Vikings
Verona shuts down young Parker offense

Community

Death notices for Aug. 19, 2017
Lorraine E. Ferstl, Walworth/formerly Elkhorn, WI
Death notices for Aug. 18, 2017
Velma June Burke, Janesville, WI

Blogs

Mystery Place: Tyler one of four in county named Wisconsin noteable

Alvan Elnathan Tyler is one of four persons from Walworth County highlighted in “Representative Men of the United States: Wisconsin Volume.” He was born in Milford, Massachusetts,  on...

Big Event Blog: Venetian Festival's 55th celebration
Weekly Walk: Prairies full of flowers
On the Lakes: Most fish in summer patterns