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Janesville man faces charges for 5th OWI

Sheriff's dept.: Man had tentative blood alcohol concentration of 0.34

A 42-year-old Janesville man faces his fifth charge of operating a a motor vehicle while intoxicated after a deputy saw him stumble to his car after buying beer Wednesday, according to the Rock County Sheriff's Department.

Organization hopes to provide affordable homes for families

Community Action in Janesville works to encourage development in neighborhood

A Janesville not-for-profit organization hopes that building a new house in the city's oldest neighborhood will bring a renewed sense of ownership to its residents.

Woman arrested after pointing gun at neighbor

Police: Janesville woman told neighbor to get off her property

A 46-year-old Janesville woman is facing numerous felony charges after police she pointed a gun at her neighbor following a dispute.

Janesville police look for dog that bit boy

Dog described as possibly yellow lab with multi-colored collar, black leash

Janesville police are looking for information about a loose dog that bit a boy at a park Wednesday afternoon, according to a news alert.

Police: Janesville man reported missing

63-year-old missing since Halloween

A Janesville man who has been reported missing was last seen in Afton, Wis., on Oct. 31, according to the Rock County Sheriff's Office.

Janesville unveils new plans for fire station

Plans to build a new central fire station in Janesville have been a sensitive topic for some community members. Now with the latest proposal showing a reduction in the building's size to cut costs, some residents are wondering if it will be worth it in the end.

Teachers learn how to treat casualties in active-shooter training

District officials hope to have all teachers trained, equipped by end of year

Teachers and staff are training for a disaster to keep kids safe in Janesville. Staff from Craig and Parker high schools learned how to treat causalities in an active shooter situation Wednesday.

Rock County releases new sketch of John Doe

Man's remains found in 1995 by Turtle Creek were never ID'd

Investigators working on a cold case in Rock County have released a new sketch of the man they call John Clinton Doe.

Lane expansions, noise walls to be discussed at meeting

Central segment on Interstate 39/90 will be focus of Tuesday meeting

A public-involvement meeting is scheduled Tuesday to look at the central segment of the Interstate 39/90 expansion project, according to a Department of Transportation release.