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View Record Folder Headline/Keyword Date URL
1 Accidents (Janesville) Crews respond to two crashes on I-90 07 Nov 2012, 10A
2 Accidents (Janesville) Car damages bridge: driver arrested (photo of Veronica L. Walker) 12 Nov 2012, 6A
3 Accidents (Janesville) Passenger injured in car accident (Slyvester Lamken-Flynn, Cody Kubiak) 18 Nov 2012, 10A
4 Accidents (Janesville) Car crash closes Burger King in Milton (Constance Fisher)(Milton Burger King on Highway 26) 19 Nov 2012, 8A
5 Accidents (Janesville) Crashes close street, cut power (Brian R. Tinkler)(West Racine and Lincoln streets, Crosby Avenue and Rockport Road) 20 Nov 2012, 8A
6 Accidents (Janesville) Carlson stands mute on charges in fatal crash (photo of Tara A. Carlson) 06 Dec 2012, 2A
7 Accidents (Janesville) One killed in accident early Sunday 03 Dec 2012, 8A
8 Accidents (Janesville) Truck accident closes down I-90/39 09 Dec 2012, 10A
9 Accidents (Janesville) Accidents, shoppers create traffic trouble on northeast side 23 Dec 2012, 2A
10 Accidents (Janesville) Girl struck by truck avoids serious injury (Franklin Middle School) 03 Jan 2013, 3A

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Search Tips

  • 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."?
    --To find a chronology of something, type in "timeline"??
    --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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