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1 Rock County Courthouse (Janesville) X-ray safety concerns workers: security officers get brain tumors 29 Aug 2002, 1B
2 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Y executive director resigns (Gary Brokke) 30 Sep 1994, 1A
3 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Y treads water on pool plan: board rejects bids for $1.2 million project (includes illustration) 23 Jul 2007, 1A
4 Rock County History Y's and Z's: Yates, Cornelius, 800; Yates, Jane, 800; York, Asaph, 881; York, Elmeron, 881; York, Hiram, 881; York, Ralph H., 881; York, Thaddeus, 881; Yost, William S., 528; Youmans, David, 732; Youmans, Ella, 732; Youmans, George C., 732; Young, Augusta, 753; Young, William, 770; Youngclause, Ellen J., 897; Youngclause, Gracie G., 897; Youngclause, James, 897; Youngclause, James P., 897; Youngclause, John C., 897; Youngclause, Margaret, 897; Youst, Miss J., 836; Zacharias, Florence H., 851; Zacharias, George L., 851; Zacharias, Helen D., 851; Zacharias, John S., 851; Zacharias, Wylmer D., 851; Zuernon, Anne, 724; Zuill, David F., 813; Zuill, Jane, 811; Zuill, John, 813; Zuill, John P., 813; Zuill, Mary, 811; Zuill, William, 811, 813; INDEX TO 5750 NAMES IN THE HISTORY OF ROCK COUNTY, WISCONSIN (1879), compiled by Mrs. Sturges W. Bailey
5 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Y's Healthy Kids Day draws 2,000 (10th Annual Community Wellness & Healthy Kids Day) 07 Apr 2016, 8A
6 Rock County History Y's:Yahara (Catfish), p. 322-324, 335, 508;York, Ralph H. (1816- ), p. 881;Yost, William S., p. 447, 616;Youmans, David (1839- ), p. 732;Young, Mr., p. 508;Young, George A., p. 574;Young, R. P., p. 573;Young, William (1806- ), p. 770;Youngs, William, p. 525-526;Young Men's Association, p. 371-372;Young Men's Christian Association, p. 582;Youngclause, James (1831- ), p. 897. HISTORY OF ROCK COUNTY, WISCONSIN (Chicago: Western Historical Company, 1879)(JR 977.5 HISTO 1879). This index is comprised of one compiled by Marjorie Kroehler of Janesville and of another by the Wisconsin Historical Society.
7 Year 2000 Date Conversion Y2-OK: hyped computer glitch fails to steal thunder of New year's celebrations 02 Jan 2000, 1A
8 Year 2000 Date Conversion Y2K bug still has us guessing about future 27 Dec 1999, 1A
9 Year 2000 Date Conversion Y2K bug still has us guessing about future 27 Dec 1999, 1A
10 Year 2000 Date Conversion Y2K lessons learned: solutions made world a better place: experts 27 Dec 2000, 1A


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