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Sonic Boom concert held in Janesville
- The chilly weather didn't deter metal fans from filling 50 acres of the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport grounds for a one-day rock fest. Read more >>
Trauma service in Walworth County
- The MD-1 service Mercy Hospital and Trauma Center implemented in Rock County in early 2013 is now available in Walworth County. Read more >>
Orchards rebound from harsh winter
- Getting ready for the apple season on top of full-time jobs is a lot of work, according to Milton's Hawk's Orchard owners Todd and Darcie Haakinson. Read more >>
Aqua Jays' Gerry and Cathy Luiting travel the globe in effort to help sport
- The contributions of longtime Aqua Jays members Gerry and Cathy Luiting go deeper than skis riding on water. Their efforts span the globe. Read more >>
Lake Geneva man gets his shot on WLS
- John Chase Gregoles of Lake Geneva was announced the winner of The Next 89 WLS Talk Star contest. He'll get to host his own two-hour show on the radio station. Read more >>
Local fans predict strong Packer season
- The Green Bay Packers start their NFL season Thursday by taking on last year's Super Bowl champions, the Seattle Seahawks. Read more >>
Supper club grand opening this weekend
- Jim Elsberry, a local man with more than 40 years of food industry experience, is launching his new downtown restaurant, Frankie's Supper Club, on Friday. Read more >>
Cowboy's ride is fundraiser for kids
- A 20-year-old Arkansas man is riding his horse Edward through every continental state. A few local families hosted him and his horse during his journey. Read more >>
Patriotism on parade
- 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 >>
Local corn mazes appeal to kids, adults
- Residents looking for a family friendly activity this fall should consider the corn mazes at Skelly's Farm Market. Read more >>
LaborFest downsizes for 24th year
- LaborFest is dropping from a three-day festival to a one-day event this year. Read more >>
Much to see at the Thresheree
- The Rock River Thresheree Reunion returns this Labor Day weekend for the 58th time, and with it comes a slew of antique machines for hobbyists to fawn over. Read more >>
Fire destroys garage, motorcycle, lawnmowers
- A Tuesday morning fire at 2313 S. Dewey Ave. destroyed a detached, two-and-a-half-story garage, according to a Town of Beloit Fire Department news release. Read more >>
Irish Fest getting $39,450 state boost
- The Wisconsin Department of Tourism Secretary Stephanie Klett will present the Janesville Irish Festival Board of Directors a check for $39,450. Read more >>