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1 Ryan, Paul Paul Ryan:Republicans will demand debt reduction on deal this spring 17 Jan 2013, YAHOO! NEWS, 2-page printout
2 Industries (Janesville) Information Session, June 7th (Holiday Inn Express)(SHINE Medical Technologies) (is a Wisconsin-based company dedicated to being the world leader in the safe, clean, affordable production of medical tracers and cancer treatment elements)(advertisement) 04 Jun 2017, 2A
3 Aged (Rock County) Score a touchdown with good health: make plans to attend the 2016 Rock County Senior Fair! (advertisement)(Friday, September 16, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm)(Holiday Inn Express Convention Center)( 11 Sep 2016, 3A
4 Ryan, Paul Rep. Paul Ryan: Republicans won't 'give up on destroying the health care system' by Eric W. Dolan (photo) THE RAW STORY, 1-page printout, 12 Mar 2013
5 Bataan (Philippines) Photo taken at a reception of the surviving members of A Company, from the left: Cpl. Leo Dorsey, Sgt. Fred Anderson (not a member of the 192nd) and Sgt. Wesley Elmer print out from Proviso East High school Bataan Commemorative Research Project
6 Rock County Humane Society Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin (advertisement) 18 Feb 2017, 3A
7 Mercy Health System "Mercy Health System Home Reference Guide: doctors and support staff; clinic locations; specialty services; urgent/immediate and emergency care locations and hours; pharmacy locations and hours", (lists doctors with their photos) n.d. 87-page glossy colored magazine-style pamphlet with two hands in the shape of a heart on front cover; HPL staff acquired from Milton Mercy Pharmacy in January 2013
8 Agriculture Winter Markets (Janesville Farmers Market)(Voigt Music Center, The Gray Goose Building)(advertisement) 27 Nov 2016, 2A
9 Industries (Janesville) A short-lived Townsend Tractor Company by Sam Moore. A Townsend 30-60 Oil Tractor at Rollag, Minnesota, in 2006. The 2-cylinder, horizontal engine can be seen on top of the large steam boiler-like round radiator (photo of tractor) includes company history. FARM COLLECTOR website article Sept 2013 includes separate photo of a tractor on a rail car sent to HPL by email patron
10 Environmental issues EPA begins review of Wheeler Pit Landfill Superfund Site (LaPrairie Township, Wisconsin)(Wheeler Pit was deleted from the Superfund list in 2004.)(More information is available at the Hedberg Public Library, 316 S. Main St., Janesville and at 20 Apr 2017, 2A

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