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With Gazette Opinion Editor Greg Peck
Greg Peck: All those robins had my Wednesday rocking
Greg Peck: All those robins had my Wednesday rocking
That flock of robins in downtown Janesville, prompting a Gazette story, raised my hopes for spring, even if those thoughts were misguided.
Greg Peck: Revisiting O.J. and the “Trial of the Century”
FX is airing a miniseries re-creating the notorious trial of O.J. Simpson. The 2-decade-old case shines a spotlight on two current issues.
Greg Peck: Janesville's three most troublesome intersections
Greg Peck: Janesville's three most troublesome intersections
Anyone who drives in Janesville probably has a despised intersection or two. Greg Peck has three.

Xtra Points

Local sports talk with the Gazette sports staff
Xtra Points: Super Bowl rehash, high school tourney time
Xtra Points: Super Bowl rehash, high school tourney time
This week on Xtra Points: The lackluster Super Bowl, the WIAA postseason and the Milwaukee Bucks' looming trade deadline.
Xtra Points: Klawitter, Super Bowl and Badgers
Xtra Points: Klawitter, Super Bowl and Badgers
Eric and John recap their Klawitter-saga coverage, preview the Super Bowl and break down the Badgers.
Xtra Points: End of an era in Janesville
Xtra Points: End of an era in Janesville
Eric and John reflect on WCLO broadcaster Al Fagerli's retirement as well as the Packers' season, Badgers basketball and Thursday's crosstown boys hoops matchup.

The Web Desk

Behind the scenes of GazetteXtra with digital content coordinators Andrew Reuter and Dave von Falkenstein
GazetteXtra's most-read stories of 2015
GazetteXtra's most-read stories of 2015
Among GazetteXtra's most-read stories from 2015: A bank robbery, some NFL trash talk and a mysterious roar 'round Wisconsin.

Fuel and Tires

All about auto racing with Gazette staffer Dave von Falkenstein
Fuel & Tires: Preview of NASCAR's Sprint Unlimited
Fuel & Tires: Preview of NASCAR's Sprint Unlimited
Dave previews this weekend's Sprint Unlimited race, the first race of the NASCAR Sprint Cup season.
Fuel & Tires: Rolex 24 wrap-up; IndyCar news; Tony Stewart
Fuel & Tires: Rolex 24 wrap-up; IndyCar news; Tony Stewart
Recap of last weekend's Rolex 24 at Daytona; Honda extends IndyCar deal; Ganassi signs Chilton; Tony Stewart hospitalized.
Fuel & Tires: Rolex 24 preview; Kvapil returns to trucks
Fuel & Tires: Rolex 24 preview; Kvapil returns to trucks
The racing season opens with the Rolex 24 at Daytona this weekend; Kurt Busch is interested in Indy 500 ride; Travis Kvapil returns for a full season in the Truck Series.

ProjectLab

A team of do-it-yourselfers share their successes (and failures) on a variety of topics
ProjectLab: $6 stilts you can make in an hour
ProjectLab: $6 stilts you can make in an hour
Drywall stilts can cost hundreds of dollars and require circus-performer DNA to wear. But this DIY pair can offer a few extra inches for just $6, DIYer Andy Reuter writes.
ProjectLab: Andy versus the broken dryer
ProjectLab: Andy versus the broken dryer
As an apartment renter, Andy longed for the day that he had the authority to fix his own appliances. That day came recently when his dryer stopped spinning.
ProjectLab: A wood floor, from logs to living room
ProjectLab: A wood floor, from logs to living room
Installing a wood floor is intimidating on its own. But what if you had to make the planks, too?

Press Start

Video game news, reviews and commentary with Gazette reporter Jake Magee
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Press Start: "MGS V" gameplay trumps story
"Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain" is the first main entry in the series to sidestep the franchise's enthralling story, but that's OK, columnist Jake Magee writes.
Press Start: When video game delays go too far
Press Start: When video game delays go too far
Delays are a common part of the video game industry, but Comcept's third delay of the long-anticipated "Mighty No. 9" is something fans shouldn't tolerate, columnist Jake Magee writes.
Press Start: Five franchises Telltale should tackle
Press Start: Five franchises Telltale should tackle
Telltale Games has created successful episodic games based on plenty of popular franchises. Here are some other series the developer could tackle, columnist Jake Magee writes.

The Hungry Reporter

Cooking and food talk with Gazette reporter Andrea Anderson

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