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Rock County's GDP growth among best in nation
Rock County's GDP growth among best in nation
The value of goods and services produced in Rock County in 2013 increased at a rate bettered only by a few other metro areas in the United States.
Should city privatize operations at Oak Hill Cemetery?
Should city privatize operations at Oak Hill Cemetery?
As grave site sales and funds at the city-owned Oak Hill Cemetery continue to dwindle, Janesville City Council member Matt Kealy, is asking the city to consider privatizing operations at the cemetery.
11th Senate District candidates Kilkenny, Nass square off in debate
Dan Kilkenny and Steve Nass, 11th Senate District candidates, debated on Your Talk Show on WCLO radio Friday.
Loans available to innovation center tenants
Funded by a grant from the George Parker Foundation, loan amounts will range from $250 to $750 per project.
Janesville economic development coordinator resigning
Ryan Garcia, the city's economic development coordinator announced his resignation effective Nov. 15, according to a city release on Wednesday. Garcia is taking a post with a private economic development firm in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Women play key role in local fundraising for Milton Public Library expansion
Women play key role in local fundraising for Milton Public Library expansion
Milton women made history then, and they're making history now. In 1904, it was women who raised the first funds needed for a library in Milton. Today, nearly 150 women are a key part in raising local money for the Milton Public Library expansion project.
SC Johnson regains Frank Lloyd Wright desk, chair
SC Johnson regains Frank Lloyd Wright desk, chair

MILWAUKEE — A desk and chair designed by Frank Lloyd Wright has been returned to home products giant SC Johnson as part of a settlement with a California man who had planned to auction the distinctive and valuable furniture, a company spokesman...

3 Wisconsin utilities propose electric rate hikes
3 Wisconsin utilities propose electric rate hikes

MADISON — Thousands of people could see their monthly electric bills rise by at least several dollars next year if state regulators approve rate-increase requests from three Wisconsin utilities.

Madison Gas and Electric, We Energies...

UW-Rock bachelor's program offers more degree options
UW-Rock bachelor's program offers more degree options
UW-Rock County is offering a Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences degree, which allows students to earn a bachelor's degree without leaving Janesville. It first began in the fall of 2013.
Rock, Walworth counties and Janesville see 15 percent increase in road salt prices
Rock, Walworth counties and Janesville see 15 percent increase in road salt prices
The percent changes for the city of Janesville and Rock and Walworth counties were above the state average at 15 percent more for salt this year, officials said.