Bird flu is dominating the news almost more so than presidential politics and stories about police shootings.
Every individual can play a role in being environmentally conscious. Here are five suggestions.
Have you ever gone for a drive, a bike ride or walk and noticed all the trash lining our streets? Earth Day's founder would be appalled.
Rough weeks for Milwaukee's professional teams, state rankings for local high school teams and the Janesville Jets' next playoff series are the topics of this week's Xtra Points.
The success of local hockey talents, the Bucks' upcoming playoff trip and early thoughts on high school's spring sports are the topics of this week's Xtra Points show.
This week on Xtra Points, the guys discuss the Badgers' loss, the Brewers' mediocrity and Masters excitement.
An 1860s home, a third generation in the sports hall of fame and an unsolved murder are among the topics of some of The Gazette's best content from the last week or so.
You might have noticed a change on GazetteXtra: The Blogs section has disappeared. But never fear. Our beloved bloggers still are on the site, just in a different place.
Some hopes for the Janesville School Board, local beef producers and a deadly dog sickness are among the topics of some of The Gazette's best content from the last week or so.
Dave previews NASCAR's races Friday and Saturday in Richmond and IndyCar's annual visit to Alabama.
Dave reviews Matt Kenseth's win at Bristol, Scott Dixon triumphing at Long Beach and Lewis Hamilton winning in Bahrain.
Dave checks out what's happening in the racing world this weekend, with NASCAR in Bristol, IndyCar in Long Beach and Formula One in Bahrain.
Instead of going out to the bars one Saturday night, Nick Crow and his fiancee decided to tear up their old carpet. The fruits of their labor were more than worth the trade, Nick writes.
A little paint and a lot of assistance from family and friends helped one couple spruce up their kitchen for cheap, Andrew Reuter writes.
Spray foam can be just the ticket for fixing drafty house holes, DIY columnist Nick Crow writes. But if you try it, don't skip the gloves.
There's nothing wrong with "Minecraft" becoming the new "Lego" for kids, video game columnist Jake Magee writes.
I didn't get into gaming until I was in my double digits due to my parents' conservative stance on my controlling moving digital pictures when I could be outside playing sports instead. When I did have a system of my own, I was behind...
Independent games are more popular than ever. But the definition of the term "indie game" isn't cut and dry. Here's a guide from video game columnist Jake Magee.
In her first food column for GazetteXtra, reporter Andrea Anderson offers a vegan chili recipe that's packed with flavor and easy to make.
Community columnist John W. Eyster reflects on the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln's assassination.
Want to find out about fishing the Rock River and surrounding lakes? Ask Shawn McCarten of That's a Keeper Bait and Tackle in Janesville.
This week, Glen Loyd was fortunate to get up close and personal with three of our area's largest birds.
More than just rocks await visitors to the Monroe Rock, Gem and Mineral Show, says videographer Glen Loyd.
Writer James Martin thought he was talking to his fifth-grade daughter about Native Americans. But he was wrong, he soon learned.
It has been said that getting old beats the alternative, but looking into the social mirror is starting to make blogger James Martin wonder, he writes.
Do you start your own seeds? Do you like saving cash on plants? Did you grow Impatiens last year? If you answered "Yes" to any of those questions, then this column is for you.
Hydrangeas are worth growing, garden blogger Janice Peterson writes. Jjust make sure you remember what variety you have so you'll know how to care for it.
There are no advantages to being left-handed, especially not in gardening, Janice Peterson writes.
Looking for a place to buy and sell chickens, turkeys and waterfowl? A traditional swap meet is your best bet, poultry blogger Dale Wheelock writes. Lucky for readers, a great local meet is right around the corner.
You don't have to spend a lot of money to build new digs for baby chicks, poultry blogger Dale Wheelock writes. A cardboard box will do just fine.
It takes only about three hours for eggs to freeze when the temperature hovers around zero, poultry blogger Dale Wheelock writes.