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Five arrested in connection with South Beloit home invasion
On Tuesday, June 19th, investigators followed evidence to the 3200 block of Alida Street in Rockford where detectives located and arrested five people allegedly involved in the incident.
Search crews locate body of 13-year-old boy who drowned in Silver Lake Sunday, police say
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An 'eclectic witch' brings new shop to downtown Beloit
Karen Koyama, who describes herself as an eclectic witch, has opened a new store - she calls it Nine Bells and Cat Tails.
20Q: Catching up with Movies 16 general manager Sarah Lehr
By Greg Littleglittle@gazettextra.comEditor’s Note:Kicks presents 20Q, a feature that introduces readers to people involved in the area’s arts and entertainment community. Compiled by kicks Editor Greg Little, each piece will include a short bio, photo and answers to questions that provide insight i
Man dies from injuries in skateboarding accident
BLOOMFIELD —A 22-year-old man has died from injuries suffered in a weekend skateboarding accident on a hill near Pell Lake.Police said Bryan M. Mengarelli died Tuesday at a hospital in Janesville, three days after the incident near Clover Road and North Lakeshore Drive.Calling it a "tragic accident,
South Beloit Police seek burglary suspect
Police say the first incident occurred at the Roscoe Antique Mall at 1019 Garner Street on June 5th, when a suspect cut a hole in the back of the building and pried open the back door. The suspect, who was carrying two bags, was unable to gain entry into the building.
Beloit lawyer's license suspended
Two clients hired Kitto in 2013 to handle payments on a land contract, and she failed to hold the payments in trust and diverted about $10,000 of the payments for her personal use, according to the court opinion.
Man rescued from flood waters reunited with good samaritans
ROCKFORD - "They risked their lives to save mine," said Bruce Salley, who was rescued by two bystanders who jumped into action as his car was washed away by flooding water.
Beloit man, 92, cited after accident Monday
BELOIT - Kenneth Hansen, 92, of Beloit, was cited for failure to yield the right of way after an accident at 2:52 p.m. Monday at Cranston and Cobblestone roads, according to Beloit Police Sgt. Matthew Donovan.
Circuit still irksome, dangerous, in Janesville
The circuit generally starts at Mount Zion Avenue and continues to just north of Highway 14, where cruisers use a left-turn lane and side streets to turn around, for a circuit of about 3½ miles.
Janesville to receive grant for redevelopment of former GM plant, officials say
JANESVILLE, Wis. - A major economic development regarding the future of the former General Motors assembly plant in Janesville will be announced Wednesday, according to a release.
Man arrested for robbing Rockford Dollar General store
On Tuesday, shortly after 10:30 a.m., Rockford Police officers were notified of a robbery to the Dollar General at 1015 Charles Street.
Rockford flooding: Flash flooding prompts several vehicle rescues
Arturo FernandezCaptionROCKFORD – Bystanders and emergency crews rescued people from numerous vehicles as flash flooding hit Rockford.Authorities didn't immediately report any injuries from the Monday evening storm that dumped 3-5 inches of rain in less than four hours. Parts of a Mercyhealth Hospit
Beloit guitar shop robbed early Tuesday morning
According to Paradise Guitars'Facebook page, a total of 8 guitars were stolen from a glass showcase, which was also shattered.
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Man arrested in robbery of Janesville gas station
JANESVILLEA Janesville man was charged Monday in the robbery of a Janesville gas station on Thursday.Jacob N. Schlegel, 29, of 1439 Lafayette St. was charged in Rock County Court with robbery by threat of force and theft.
Flooding In Rockford, Illinois: Mercy Hospital Evacuated, People Stuck In Vehicles [Photos]
Rockford, Belvidere, Loves Park, Machesney Park, Rockford Airport, Roscoe, Poplar Grove, Cherry Valley, Winnebago, Pecatonica, Capron, Timberlane, Caledonia and New Millfors are some locations that will face flooding, the agency said in astatement.
South Beloit beer maker offers to feature area home brewers at new restaurant
In April, Goecks established the Off-Kilter Taproom at the Artisan Pub in South Beloit. Goecks wanted to provide an opportunity to other home brewers in the area, by placing their beer on tap at the restaurant.
South Beloit father and son fight off violent intruders
"She went and got ice," explained Keys. "But, because my ice maker doesn't work so well, she yelled up 'can you come help me?'. I came up, come around the corner and a guy with a mask jumps out and sticks a gun against my head"
Janesville couple thanks Rock County dispatcher who saved man's life
JANESVILLE, Wis. - November 8, 2017, started as just a normal day for Amanda Johnson, a Rock County dispatcher.