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Rock sheriff's office to share in money from sale of sex offender's home
The Rock County Sheriff's Office will receive more than $150,000 from the sale of the home of convicted sex offender David G. Wenzel.
'I will not let you hurt someone else:' Elkhorn man sentenced to 85 years in prison for another child sex assault
Judge Kristine Drettwan said Jeffery Pestor, 55, is the reason maximum sentences exist. On Tuesday, she ordered him to serve 85 years in prison as a repeat child sex offender.
Evansville man faces charge of fourth-offense OWI
An Evansville man faces a repeat intoxicated driving charge after his arrest last week.
Man arrested suspected of eighth-offense operating while intoxicated
Authorities arrested a man on suspicion of eighth-offense intoxicated driving after police pursued his SUV through parts of rural Janesville.
Young Janesville man to be released from prison because of health condition
Kyle Knopes, 24, had his prison sentence modified to serve the rest of his time at home because he has a rare form of ALS and is not expected to live much longer.
Janesville man arrested on fourth OWI charge
Janesville police arrested a Janesville man Saturday on a charge of fourth-offense OWI after they say the man drove into a parked vehicle, according to a news release.
Janesville man arrested on fifth OWI charge
A Janesville man was arrested Thursday on a charge of fifth-offense driving while intoxicated, according to a Janesville Police Department report.
Whitewater man accused of child sex assault could face life in prison
A Whitewater man faces life in prison without parole after two children told police the man sexually assaulted them, according to a criminal complaint.
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.