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1 Rotary Club Mud volleyball tradition endures (photo)(Traxler Park)(32nd Annual Corn Roast and Mud Volleyball)(Noon Rotary) 20 Aug 2017, 10A
2 Sports Jets hire ex-Badger Shuchuk as head coach (photo of Gary Shuchuk)(to replace Joe Dibble)(North American Hockey League)(Janesville Jets) 20 Aug 2017, 1B
3 Hedberg Public Library Did you know? You can learn any of 70 language-anywhere, anytime-through your library (Hedberg Public Library)(Transform your library) 20 Aug 2017, 5B
4 Janesville Gazette I am a Gazette editor: Journalism is my legacy (photo of Eric Schmoldt)(advertisement) 20 Aug 2017, 12B
5 Housing (Janesville) Realtor Spotlight: Meet Beth Hanthorn with Century 21 Affiliated... (photo) 20 Aug 2017, 1D
6 Child abuse Key in opiod fight is childhood trauma: Group hopes $300,000 grant can prevent addictions (graph The chart shows the different types of abuse and neglect reported)(In Rock County in 2015... 2,468 allegations of child abuse and neglect arose from 2,083 reports filed by Child Protective Services)(photo of Dr. Sobia Kirmani-Moe) 21 Aug 2017, 1A
7 Schools - Teachers Schoolroom style: Not just a bulletin board: Classroom decorations have a purpose, price (photo of Amy Eckels, Ashley Deininger)(Lincoln Elementary School) 21 Aug 2017, 1A
8 Ryan, Paul Protesters want Ryan to protect immigrant program: 'For many of us, that gave us hope' (photo)(Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals)(Voces de la Frontera, Youth Empowered in the Struggle)(St. John Vianney Catholic Church)(Paul Ryan) 21 Aug 2017, 3A
9 Crime and criminals (Rock County) Janesville man faces fourth OWI charge (photo of Troy G. Brewster) 21 Aug 2017, 6A
10 University of Wisconsin-Rock County UW-Rock County seeking musicians (Concert Band, Chamber Orchestra, Jazz Band) 21 Aug 2017, 6A

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  • 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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