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Rock County judge removes self from case on day of sentencing
Rock County judge removes self from case on day of sentencing
Judge Michael Haakenson said Thursday he had to delay sentencing of a Janesville man because Haakenson has close ties to the man's sister.
Police: Man threatened to bring gun to work in Brodhead
Police: Man threatened to bring gun to work in Brodhead
Authorities continued searching Friday for a man who threatened he'd bring a gun to work at Stoughton Trailers in Brodhead on Thursday.
Grant expands addiction treatment in Rock County
A state grant will provide people addicted to heroin or opioids more treatment options in Rock County--something officials say is sorely needed.
Youth to discuss mission trip to Memphis, civil rights
A Janesville church youth group will talk about its summer mission trip at a meeting in Beloit on Aug. 28.
Janesville police analyze shootings, have a plan
Janesville police analyze shootings, have a plan
Janesville police have completed a detailed analysis of a recent spate of shootings and have come up with a plan to ward off future gunfire.
UW-Madison giving away ice cream Friday
UW-Madison representatives will hand out free ice cream in Janesville on Friday as part of a thank you campaign, according to a news release.
Nehlen holds town hall in Janesville, agrees with Trump blaming Charlottesville violence on 'both sides'
Nehlen holds town hall in Janesville, agrees with Trump blaming Charlottesville violence on 'both sides'
President Donald Trump struck the "right balance” when he blamed both sides for racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, congressional candidate Paul Nehlen said Wednesday.
Saturday golf outing to benefit sheriff's K9 program
A second annual golf outing sponsored by Off the Hook Pub & Grub will benefit the Rock County Sheriff's Office.
Orfordville Fire Department plans fourth bike rodeo
The Orfordville Fire Department will hold its annual bike rodeo from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the fire station, 173 N. Wright St., according to a news release.
20Q: Catching up with painting party procurer Val Saxer
20Q: Catching up with painting party procurer Val Saxer
The former nurse turned artisan dishes on switching career paths, creating with cremains and the role of "liquid courage" at painting parties.