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Our Views: Boost wheel tax to fix more streets in Janesville
Raising the wheel tax, a user fee, is the best way to go. After all, families with higher incomes typically would pay more because they're likely to have more vehicles.
Our Views: Next JPAC leader to get opportunity for new direction
The proposed Riverfront Amphitheater presents a great opportunity for JPAC's next leader. The project could serve as a cornerstone to downtown revitalization.
Our Views: All can find reasons to give thanks
Be grateful if you have a decent job, a warm and comfortable home and plentiful food. Some people aren’t so lucky.
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, Nov. 24
Thumbs Up to Wisconsin's agricultural exports and to economic development promotions; Thumbs Down to consuming raw milk and to teenage tobacco use.
Our Views: Rock Haven issues appear fixed but are troubling nonetheless
Rock County officials admitted the problems went beyond inadequate documentation and instead involved insufficient care.
Our Views: Consider adding appeal to Janesville fire station
Let’s not build the fire station on this crucial gateway to downtown with so few frills that it resembles a department of public works garage.
Our Views: Girl Scouts want a few (more) good volunteers
Volunteers serve as role models, cheerleaders, guides and mentors as girls develop skills and confidence that can last lifetimes.
Our Views: Changes again greet Wisconsin deer hunters
Many changes await the more than half-million hunters who will step into forests and fields and climb into tree stands Saturday for the start of Wisconsin's gun deer season.
Thumbs Up/Down for Monday, Nov. 17, 2014
Thumbs Up to a public forum on Interstate 90/39 plans, Community Actions Fatherhood Initiative and the life of educator Pam Knorr; Thumbs Down to scam artists.
Our Views: It's winter already, so deal with it in safe manners
It's time for three simple safety reminders. Shovel your sidewalks. Clear off your windshield. Stop tailgating.