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Walworth County contractor extradited from Costa Rica to face felony theft charges
David A. Pierce, 42, was extradited from Costa Rica to face charges in Walworth County. Pierce, a contractor, is accused of over billing a client by more than $320,000. He's charged with five felony counts of theft by contractor.
Candidate forum focuses on alcohol, tobacco, drugs
Candidate forum focuses on alcohol, tobacco, drugs
Candidates for area state Assembly and Senate seats weighed in with their solutions for underage drinking, the rising heroin problem and tobacco products marketed to kids at a forum Wednesday night.
The Little Bean to close in Janesville
Byrne said she and Torres knew the history of the eateries that had come and gone before them.
1st District candidates Ryan, Zerban to debate
The congressman and his challenger will debate in Kenosha and Janesville.
National Alliance on Mental Illness Rock County hosting candlelight vigil
The National Alliance on Mental Illness Rock County Support Group will host a candlelight vigil Tuesday, Oct. 14 at the Rock County Job Center, 1900 Center Ave.
Rock County Progressives hosting election forum
The Rock County Progressives are hosting an information session on the new voter ID law and the upcoming elections on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at Basics Food Cooperative, 1711 Lodge Drive, Janesville..
State tax credits help GOEX project in Janesville
GOEX Corp., a manufacturer of plastic sheet products, is starting to move into its new 190,000-square-foot plant on Highway 14 near Newville Road.
Family, friends shocked by car-fire death of local woman
Family, friends shocked by car-fire death of local woman
Although a positive identification is pending, family members have been told that the woman who died in a car fire Sept. 23 was Karen Brookins.
Ryan's book caught in retail dispute
Ryan's book caught in retail dispute

Maybe the squawky wheel gets the grease.

When Rep. Paul Ryan's new book “The Way Forward” came out earlier this year, it seemed  difficult to find on Amazon—at least prior to Aug. 19, according to a

Superstars of local quilting will display work in Janesville
Superstars of local quilting will display work in Janesville
Marge Pulcine is the featured quilter at the annual quilt show sponsored by the Rock Valley Quilters Guild. About 125 quilts will be on display Oct. 4-5 in Janesville.