After listening to 20 minutes of public testimony, the Janesville Plan Commission made an easy decision, giving a thumbs-up to a downtown tax increment finance district.
Two local agencies will receive federal money to combat homelessness.
Allison Hetz, R-Whitewater, has announced her candidacy for the 43rd Assembly District race.
Brett A. Larson and Ashley M. Little were arrested Sunday after police found heroin and evidence of distribution, according to a Janesville Police Department alert.
Charges of attempted robbery and battery have been referred to juvenile court for a 15-year-old accused of attacking a woman while she was jogging downtown, Janesville police said.
The Edgerton School District and four Walworth County entities have each been granted $25,000 to create Fabrication Laboratories.
The Janesville School District achieved its highest graduation rate in more than five years in 2014-15 with 89.5 percent of students graduating, according to data released by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.
Janesville women are among more than 1,000 volunteers at the Janesville Salvation Army yet more people are needed to lend their helping hands through volunteer opportunities.
Among today's events in history, violence erupted during a foiled escape attempt at the Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary in San Francisco Bay in 1946.
A Janesville man was arrested early Sunday morning on a charge of sixth-offense drunken driving, according to a police news release.