JANESVILLE -- The Rock County Sheriff's Office is getting ready to welcome a new member to its K-9 team. Before it can do that, though, Sgt. Wayne Hansen says there's going to be a lot of training.
JANESVILLE -- The Janesville Police Department hosted SWAT officers from three states for sharpshooter training.
MILTON -- The NERF war between high school students around Milton sounds like fun, Lt. John Conger admits. But shooting between moving cars and breaking into houses to win it is not a very good idea, he said.
MILTON -- Police arrested the live-in caretaker of a Milton man Thursday after authorities said the senior was suffering from abuse and neglect in his home.
ELKHORN -- More than a decade after a former Sawyer County woman’s friend started writing her forged checks from a Fontana business, a jury found the woman guilty of receiving stolen property Wednesday.
JANESVILLE -- After breaking into a house for TVs, laptops or jewelry, some area burglars took their haul to a house on East Grand Avenue in Beloit, Janesville police Sgt. Jim Holford said.
JANESVILLE -- A garden run by inmates at the Rock County Jail will sell "shares" to community members. In exchange for the money, buyers will receive produce from the garden each week.
ELKHORN -- Amid rows of hulking machinery and piles of roof shingles and sand at the B.R. Amon & Sons asphalt plant, a 90-year-old Elkhorn company was selling itself off Thursday afternoon.
JANESVILLE -- A Janesville man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to attempted-murder charges stemming from an April incident in which authorities said he attacked two people with an ax.
JANESVILLE -- Illinois authorities have arrested a man they believe was the driver in a Janesville hit-and-run crash that left three teens injured, the Rock County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday.