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Police: Pilot injured after ultralight aircraft crashes into Janesville bridge
JANESVILLE, Wis. - A 48-year-old pilot suffered non-life-threatening injuries after his plane crashed into the Memorial Bridge Saturday morning, according to Janesville police.
Police: Janesville man arrested on suspicion of 7th OWI
JANESVILLE, Wis. - Janesville police arrested a man who struck a parked car while riding his motorcycle early Sunday morning, according to a news release.
Janesville man charged with seventh-offense intoxicated driving
John F. Wallace, 58, of 574 S. Main St., Janesville, was arrested on charges of operating while intoxicated, seventh offense, according to a news release.
19-year-old man fatally shoots self at Wisconsin gun range
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Single-engine plane crashes into Janesville's Memorial Bridge
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Homeless veteran lived in the shadow of downtown
JANESVILLEDan Eccles’ body was pulled from the Rock River near the Centerway Dam, just downstream from a spot on the river bank where he was known to crawl into the weeds to sleep at night.Eccles’ world, such as it was, spanned a quarter-mile, unpaved trail along the west side of the Rock River near
Semitruck gets stuck in mud in Janesville, police say
The incident, which affected a single semitrailer, happened at Highway 26 and Morse Street and blocked lanes of traffic. A towing company was notified and sent to the scene, according to officials.
Flash flood watch issued in eight counties in central and southeastern Wisconsin
The National Weather Serviceissued a flash flood watch Sundayfor Fond du Lac, Sheboygan, Dodge, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Waukesha and Milwaukee counties. The watch takes effect from Monday afternoon to Tuesday morning.
18 wheels for Bubba: How a team of truck drivers worked to make a boy's wish come true
More Headlines18 wheels for Bubba: How a team of truck drivers worked to make a boy's wish come trueBadgers WR Quintez Cephus taking leave of absence from team'It's beyond rare:' Waunakee shooting hits close to home for next-door neighborCopyright 2018 by Channel 3000. All rights reserved. This mate
Semi stuck in Janesville causing delays near Highway 26
A semi tractor-trailer is partially stuck in mud and unable to move, blocking lanes near Kettering Street, according to the Janesville Police Department.
Community has a moral obligation to help its hidden homeless
As families in Traxler Park bleachers marveled at the Rock Aqua Jays skiing five-high, Dan Eccles likely watched from the woods across the Rock River.He was among a conclave of homeless men surviving in the shadows along a section of the Ice Age Trail.On Aug. 6, a long stone’s throw from the rumblin
Janesville fire death declared accidental
JANESVILLEPolice are satisfied that an accident led to a man’s death in a fire in July 2017.A medical examiner’s report confirms earlier suspicion that William F. Russell, 35, died accidentally, said Lt. Charles Aagaard of the Janesville police detective bureau.
Deluges reported in some parts of Rock County
MILTONMore than 5 inches of rain fell in Milton overnight, said Don Zimmerman, city public works foreman.Zimmerman said he was up most of the night, working with police to post signs to detour traffic around flooded streets.
Man tells deputy strange tale of why he stole a truck
TOWN OF FULTONA Michigan family driving home from Sturgis, South Dakota, stopped in Newville around 3 p.m. Wednesday.When they came out of Carl’s Shell Station, their truck, the trailer it was towing, and the two Harley-Davidson motorcycles in the trailer, were gone, according to a criminal complain
Whitewater police look for man who sneaked under fence, wanted in connection to vandalism
The WPD is looking for your help to identify the individual in the video from 8-4-18The Whitewater Police Department is looking for assistance in identifying the individual in the video who is wanted for questioning about a vandalism complaint from 08/04/18 around 12:30am. (The individual comes in a
Janesville baker, 88, has no intentions of slowing down
Photo provided (From left): Bakers Bob and Sandy Hiller pose with a 14-foot mother elephant with her baby, a penguin and a clown during the 1986 Retail Bakers Association Convention - living true to that year's theme of "A Circus of Baking Ideas." The project took Bob Hiller 1,491 pounds of buttercr
Groups organizing cleanup along Rock River in Janesville
The Rock River itself is 284 miles long and runs to Rock Island, Illinois, where it meets the Mississippi River.
Judge chooses jail, probation over prison in Elkhorn woman’s meth case
Langnes wanted Angelica M. Bowey, who is called "Angel" by her lawyer and others, to serve prison time for her role in making meth.
Key federal meeting on Beloit casino plan delayed
WASHINGTON, D.C. - An internal U.S. Department of the Interior meeting to evaluate the Ho-Chunk Nation casino-resort plan in Beloit has been postponed, according to Visit Beloit staff.
Judge sets higher bail for suspect
Deangelo M. Thomas, 20, of Rockford, is charged with attempted first degree intentional homicide as party to a crime and armed robbery as a party to a crime for allegedly stealing $500 to $600 from a 15-year-old boy he later shot after the teen attempted to buy cannabis from Thomas and another unide