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1 Beloit (WI) Zimbabwe native 'willing to do anything': Beloit woman wants to help people in her ravaged homeland (photo) Beke Isabell sits with some of the half-dozen suitcases she's packed for her trip to Zimbabwe... (map) 17 Jul 2005, 1B
2 Edgerton (WI) Zeroing in on the Details (Edgerton Pharmacy and Boutique)(advertisement)(Compass: Rock County 2017 Consumer Guide) 19 Mar 2017, Special section, p.24
3 City council (Janesville) Zeroing in on the budet: council making cuts in effort to keep tax rate from rising (photo of Russ Steeber) 30 Oct 2008, 1A
4 Ryan, Paul Zerban: polling suggess race with Ryan in reach: Democrat has enjoyed fundraising success (photo of Rob Zerban) 11 Oct 2012, 2A
5 Ryan, Paul Zerban won't run for Congress in 2016 (photo of Rob Zerban) 20 Jun 2015, 3A
6 Ryan, Paul Zerban won't debate Kaleka: However, Democrat is willing to face Ryan (photo of Rob Zerban, Amar Kaleka, Paul Ryan) 31 Jul 2014, 8A
7 Ryan, Paul Zerban wants two debates with Ryan 08 Sep 2012, 7A
8 Ryan, Paul Zerban trails Ryan in cash: GOP Congressman outraising Democrat by 15-to-1 margin 16 Jul 2014, 2A
9 Ryan, Paul Zerban taking another run at Ryan: Democratic primary shaping up with Kaleka (photo of Rob Zerban) 25 Oct 2013, 3A
10 Ryan, Paul Zerban sets town hall meeting Oct. 15 12 Oct 2012, 8A

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  • Start with the Headlines or Keyword field first.? Then try the Subject Heading field.?For the most thorough search, try separate searches in each field using a keyword. (For example, try "fire" in the Subject Heading field, examine the results, then do another search on "fire"? in the Headlines Field.)??
  • Using fewer words will produce more hits. Try to use the most unique word.
  • Try to use these certain words for better access in the Headlines Field:
    --To find statistics ?or maps, type in "graph" or "map."?
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    --To find a photo or other illustration, type in "photo"?
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    *If you find only a date in this field (for example, 08 Sep 2006, 1B), it's a reference to an article in the Janesville Gazette for that date.?
  • Abbreviations used in the Headlines field are: St., Ave., E., W., N., S., Co.
    We use these abbreviations consistently.? If you are searching for info on 303 E. Court St., be sure to use the abbreviations; otherwise, you will not find it.?

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