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Authorities want public's help in investigation of dogs shot in Walworth

WALWORTH TOWNSHIP—The Walworth County Sheriff's Office and Walworth County Crime Stoppers are asking the public for any information in the shooting of two dogs near the Wisconsin and Illinois state line in the town of Walworth, according to a...

Petition circling in Elkhorn over proposed sex offender ordinance
A petition against the Elkhorn City Council's proposed ordinance restricting where incoming sex offenders could live is circling among those those linked to Elkhorn businesses. The city council decided Monday to discuss alternatives to the ordinance.
Walworth County contractor extradited from Costa Rica to face felony theft charges
David A. Pierce, 42, was extradited from Costa Rica to face charges in Walworth County. Pierce, a contractor, is accused of over billing a client by more than $320,000. He's charged with five felony counts of theft by contractor.
O'Briens' attorneys file motions to dismiss child abuse charges
Kathleen and Martin O'Briens' attorneys filed motions for five charges to be dismissed or modified.
Sambath Pal gets 20 years in hit-and-run deaths of two motorcyclists
Sambath Pal gets 20 years in hit-and-run deaths of two motorcyclists
An Illinois driver was sentenced in Rock County Court on Wednesday in the deaths of two Janesville motorcyclists in April.
Man accused of assaulting girl after meeting via phone sex chat
A telephone-based service that helps adults meet for sex led to the sexual assault of a Janesville juvenile, according to a criminal complaint.
Badger High School janitor pleads guilty to sexually assaulting a student
Alfredo Sandoval, 68, is charged with felony sexual assault of a Badger High School student while Sandoval was a janitor. He pleaded guilty Wednesday.
Elkhorn City Council votes to move forward with ordinance restricting where sex offenders live
Elkhorn City Council votes to move forward with ordinance restricting where sex offenders live
The Elkhorn City Council voted 4-3 Monday to move forward in the process of approving an ordinance that would restrict where sex offenders could live.
Elkhorn proposal would severely limit where sex offenders can live
Elkhorn proposal would severely limit where sex offenders can live
Some support and some oppose a proposed ordinance that would severely restrict where sex offenders live in Elkhorn. The council could vote on the ordinance Monday.
Arrest made in armed domestic violence case
Kevin V. Moore was arrested on a charge of disorderly conduct and domestic violence while armed with a dangerous weapon early Friday morning, according to police.