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Dave von Falkenstein

Thumbs Up/Down for Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014
- Thumbs Up to open government seminars and a rooftop patio at Riley's Sports Bar &U Grill; Thumbs Down to careless driving in school zones and the loss of Hanover's post office. Read more >>
Cornfest a reunion, fundraiser, fun event
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 DARIEN-- Cornfest, long a community staple in the small village of Darien, is a festival that annually calls home those who remember it from their childhood. And this Sept. 5 through Sept. 7 isn't shaping up to be any d... Read more >>

Steven Walters: Retiring, unopposed state legislators sit on $1.2 million in campaign cash
- Legislators now feel they must build mountains of cash, whether they are seeking re-election or not, for a much different reason. Read more >>
Farm Olympics bring out the competitors
- On Monday, the Walworth County Fair hosted its first Farm Olympics with some unusual events. Read more >>
Walco board to discuss pipeline
- A Walworth County Board supervisor wants more information about a plan to increase the flow of crude oil through southern Wisconsin. Read more >>
Gail F. Ponder, Elkhorn, WI (1915-2014)
- October 27, 1915- August 30, 2014 Read more >>
James M. Mesler, Janesville, WI (1952-2014)
- February 13, 1952-August 29, 2014 Read more >>
LaFern “Fern” Gleichauf, Janesville, WI (1935-2014)
- January 29, 1935-August 29, 2014 Read more >>
Violet A. Schuster, Janesville, WI (1926-2014)
- July 1, 1926-August 29, 2014 Read more >>
Amy M. Hemmer, Beloit, WI (1952-2014)
- September 30, 1952-August 29, 2014 Read more >>
Kenneth R. Gross, Milton, WI (1930-2014)
- August 14, 1930-August 30, 2014 Read more >>
Shirley R. Vordermann, Janesville, WI/Safford, AZ (1931-2014)
- May 7, 1931-August 29, 2014 Read more >>
Death notices for Sept. 2, 2014
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Public record for Sept. 2, 2014
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Snappers end difficult season with win
- Beloit beat the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers 11-5 to end the Midwest League season Monday. Read more >>
Peppering the parade with patriotism
- The city's Labor Day parade has been around for half a century, but it wasn't until last year that 'The Star-Spangled Banner' was performed during the downtown event. Read more >>
Brewers fall from first with loss
- Welington Castillo homered and drove in three runs, Luis Valbuena also hit a home run and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 Monday. Read more >>
Other Views: Economics back boosting minimum wage
- Economists offer measurement rather than emotion. Past increases in the minimum wage have produced plenty of data to measure the responses of employers. Read more >>
New riprap, sidewalk going in along lagoon
- The city is repairing the east side wall of the Traxler Park lagoon in downtown Janesville. Read more >>
Plan changes culture in schools
- It has now been almost seven years since the Janesville School District embarked on what has come to be known as the Journey to Excellence. Read more >>
Aimee F. Lazzaroni, Janesville, WI (1955 - 2014)
- September 20, 1955 - August 27, 2014 Read more >>
City refines fight against borer
- The emerald ash borer continues its assault on ash trees, and those left untreated will die. Read more >>
Analysis: Packers show they learned QB lesson
- Ted Thompson and Mike McCarthy kept three quarterbacks on their 53-man roster for the first time in six years, backing Aaron Rodgers with the enviable pairing of Matt Flynn and Scott Tolzien. Read more >>
College football deluges TV schedule
- It used to be an honor for college football teams to play on TV. Now it’s a demerit if you aren’t. Read more >>
Scott Tolzien deserves No. 2 quarterback role
- Scott Tolzien has passed every test and impressed his coaches and teammates alike, overcoming on the field what had been Matt Flynn’s advantage on paper entering the offseason. Read more >>
High Fives: Justin Filter sparks Craig football
- A look at the area's top performers of last week and the games to watch in the week to come. Read more >>
Wolf survey finds support for animals
- A recent DNR survey of Wisconsin residents found the majority of respondents want the state's wolf population maintained or increased. Read more >>
State hunters can take aim at migrating teal
- Monday at 9 a.m., Wisconsin waterfowlers will get their first shot at early migrating teal. The WDNR is participating in a three-year experiment permitted by federal wildlife managers, which allows harvest of this vanguard ... Read more >>
Area volleyball teams gear up for season
- Coaches often say they don't know a lot about their teams until they get out on the field or court and face another team. On Friday, many area volleyball coaches learned a lot about their teams in a hurry. Read more >>
After litany of close calls, Will Power wins IndyCar title
- Will Power won his first IndyCar Series championship Saturday night, finishing ninth in the final race and claiming the season title after a career filled with agonizing misses. Read more >>
Brewers hope fast starts carries to finish
- Milwaukee attempts to hold onto first in NL Central Division Read more >>
Rock River League: Raptors force elimination game
- Josh Shere went 4-for-5 with two doubles to back up the four-hit pitching of Sean McCann to lead Milton past Neosho 8-2 in the Rock River League Southern Division playoffs Saturday. Read more >>
Girls tennis: Craig 1-2 at Kenosha Tremper invite
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The Janesville Craig High girls tennis team went 1-2 at the Kenosha Tremper Invitational on Saturday.


The Cougars defeated Delavan-Darien 6-1 but lost to Kenosha Tremper 6-1 an... Read more >>

LSU rallies to beat Wisconsin
- Kenny Hilliard scored on a 28-yard touchdown run to cap a fourth-quarter rally for No. 13 LSU in a 28-24 win over No. 14 Wisconsin at NRG Stadium on Saturday night. Read more >>
Jake Peavy shuts down Brewers
- Jake Peavy took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and finished with a one-hitter over 7 2/3 innings and the San Francisco Giants beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-1 on Saturday night. Read more >>
Death notices for Aug. 31, 2014
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Sound Off for Sunday, Aug. 31: Start of school prompts calls
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Photos: Still time for fair fun
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ELKHORN--There's still time for fun at the Walworth County Fair.

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Roger Lee Heller, Minneapolis, MN/fomerly Janesville, WI (1934-2014)
- September 8, 1934 - August 7, 2014 Read more >>
Marie Anna (Bennett) Gestrich (1932 - 2014)
- August 29, 1932 - August 29, 2014 Read more >>
Esther L. Wasson, Janesville, WI (1929 - 2014)
- September 2, 1929 - August 29, 2014 Read more >>
David Sebero, Janesville, WI (1946 - 2014)
- October 22, 1946 - August 28, 2014 Read more >>
Gerald G. Knobbe, Janesville, WI (1938 - 2014)
- July 10, 1938 - August 27, 2014 Read more >>
Peter A. Holte, Janesville, WI (1969 - 2014)
- February 25, 1969 - August 29, 2014 Read more >>
Loren F. Gilbertson, Janesville, WI (1938-2014)
- July 16, 1938 - August 29, 2014 Read more >>
Cougars beat Big Foot, Stoughton in soccer quad
- After a disappointing performance in a loss to Beloit Memorial on Thursday, the Janesville Craig boys soccer team responded Saturday in the Craig Invitational. Read more >>
Craig third in volleyball invite
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McKenzie Bertagnoli had 41 kills and Gaby Loveland contributed 12 aces to help Janesville Craig finish third in the Gold Division of the two-day Janesville Craig Invitational on Saturday.

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Judging fair entries complicated
- Most of the judging at the Walworth County Fair will be over on Sunday and the ribbons will be up. What makes for a winner? Read more >>
Esther Cepeda: One sleeper of an issue for kids returning to school
- A misunderstanding of the child brain seems to be at the heart of the increasingly vocal debate over schools’ early start times. Read more >>
High school football: Delavan-Darien wins suspended game
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DELAVAN—Jesse Collins continues to impress.

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