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1 Agriculture Fresh fare: online market continues to add new products (photo of Rick Richard)(Farmer at Your Door) 27 Jun 2013, 1A
2 Ryan, Paul "Convention Send-Off Rally with Paul Ryan, Monday, August 27, 2012 Doors Open 8:45 am Program Begins 10:45 am Janesville Craig High School, 401 South Randall Ave, Janesville WI 53545" 27 Aug 2012 (Print-out of web page to register online for a free ticket to the event: was written on the print-out by hand
3 Politics and government (Rock County) Free Constitution courses planned (Rock County GOP Office, 410 E. Grand Ave.)( 06 Sep 2016, 9A
4 Authors (Janesville) "Place" (poems), by R. Kise Mitby; "Overtime Over Time" (poems), by R. Kise Mitby. Removed from pam file; moved to J.Room shelf 811.54 Mitby removed from pam file 04/2007
5 Ryan, Paul Janesville Residents are Excited About Being in National Spotlight THE BEACON.COM 24 AUG 2012 p7
6 Businesses (Janesville) Ramada (advertisement)(3900 Milton Ave.)(Ramada is remodeling; Furniture must go) 26 Feb 2017, 9A
7 Janesville (WI) City: New site provides transparency, accountability: Park Place Performs! applies metrics to city goals (photo of Max Gagin, assistant to the city manager) 01 Feb 2017, 1A
8 Mercy Health System Staying healthy: Mercyhealth (advertisement) 26 Feb 2017, 9B
9 Hospitals (Janesville) Who has happy patients? St. Mary's Janesville tops satisfaction survey (photo of Joanna Peterson, Mercy Vice President Ruth Yarbrough)(graph Patient hospital experience)(includes Compare hospitals online: 02 Mar 2014, 1A
10 Rock County Airport Sonic Boom (Avenged, Sevenfold, Disturbed, Korn, Breaking Benjamin)[Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport](advertisement) 08 Sep 2016, kicks, 1C

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