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Janesville, Wisconsin is located in Rock County. Zip codes in Janesville, WI include 53547, 53546, and 53545. The median home price in Janesville is $117,900. More Janesville information.

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9 hrs ago | CSI Media

Special report: Anger, frustration, then action following summer shootings in Beloit

A shooting in Summit Park on the evening of June 27 is the most recent incident in a rash of shootings in Beloit that has community members concerned.

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13 hrs ago | CSI Media

With a roof over their heads, formerly homeless teens focus on education, life skills

Autumn, 19, of Janesville, said that opportunity would not have been possible if it wasn't for the help she received from Project 16:49, an organization that works with unaccompanied homeless teenagers.

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18 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

Greg Peck: Why I enjoy pedaling to work

I enjoyed reading Shelly Birkelo's story in last Saturday's Gazette about Janesville workers who are among the growing number of bicycling commuters nationwide.

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Yesterday | The Janesville Gazette

Glen Loyd Videos: Swan parents team up to feed babies

I kept checking up on the swans and their nest for weeks and finally gave up after a month.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

KOB-TV

Baby burned by police flash grenade returns home

JANESVILLE, Wisconsin -- A baby burned by a flash grenade when police raided a home in Georgia is back in Janesville.

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The Janesville Gazette

Cullen: State needs Medicaid money

Sen. Tim Cullen, D-Janesville, is urging Gov. Scott Walker to accept federal Medicaid funding in light of new reports that show the benefits the funds would have in Wisconsin.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

CSI Media

Updated: Police say teen shot in head in Sharon

A teenage boy was shot in the head about 12:30 p.m. today in the town of Sharon, and Walworth County Sheriff's deputies and the Sharon Police Department currently are on the scene collecting evidence.

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WKOW-TV

Crews on scene for 2 hours after vehicle fire on I-90

Janesville units were on Interstate 90 for two hours following a vehicle fire. Shift commander Roger Running says a Car Hauler and its cargo from Rapid Transport LLC was engulfed in flames around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mile Marker 180.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Toddler injured in Georgia by police grenade is back in Wisconsin

A Janesville toddler who was critically injured when police in Cornelia, Ga., tossed a flash bang grenade in the playpen where he was sleeping is back at home, according to a story from NBC news .

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The Janesville Gazette

Best of The Gazette, July 8: Conspiracy theories, downtown development and a blood sample's story

Vials of blood samples start the process of being screened for alcohol levels at the Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene's Forensic Toxicology Lab on Madison's south-east side.

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The Janesville Gazette

John W. Eyster: Kudos to Neil Johnson for update on homeless in Janesville

Homeless friends Bernie Baldwin, left, and John Panos try to stay dry under an awning during a rainy afternoon outside the former Quotes bar in downtown Janesville.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Janesville Gazette

John E. Chekouras, Beloit, WI

John E. Chekouras , 89, of Beloit, WI, died Saturday, July 5, 2014, in his home surrounded by his family.

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WBAY-TV Green Bay

Suspect in 2 Illinois killings appears in court

A man suspected in two Illinois homicides who was arrested after a high-speed chase appeared during a court appearance to be injured.

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WSAW

Holiday Weekend Brings Heavy Traffic

"Traffic was extremely busy this weekend," said Wisconsin State Patrol Sergeant Bryan Wyrcha.

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The Janesville Gazette

Death notice for July 7, 2014

Patrick J. Hessenauer , 48, Janesville, died Saturday at home. Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Janesville.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Janesville Gazette

Phanh Phoulavan, formerly of Janesville, WI,

Phanh Phoulavan, , age 69, formerly of Janesville, passed away on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at UW Hospital, Madison, surrounded by family.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Janesville man suspected of fifth OWI

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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WKOW-TV

Janesville man arrested for 5th OWI

According to the Rock County Sheriff's Office, Clifford Grice, 36, was stopped by a patrol sergeant for failing to yield the right of way as he left a driveway on Center Avenue at 1:19 a.m. During the stop, a deputy helped with the stop, smelled intoxicants on Grice's breath when they made contact and conducted field sobriety tests.

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The Janesville Gazette

Margaret "Marg" Kettle, Janesville, WI

Margaret "Marg" Kettle, of Janesville, died on Thursday, July 3, 2014, at St. Mary's Janesville Hospital.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Janesville Gazette

Gaylin E. Edwards, Janesville, WI

Gaylin E. Edwards, 63, of Janesville, WI, went to join his Lord and Savior in Heaven on July 2, 2014.

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