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1 Youth (Janesville) 'Big hearts:' some 500 area youths participate in Youth Service Day (photo of Rachel Cunningham, Alyssa Rodriguez) 25 Apr 2010, 3A
2 Youth (Janesville) Local youth at risk finding help via program: effort is helping reduce juvenile delinquencies (photo of Tyler Lucian, Kathy Soehnlein) 21 Jun 2010, 1A
3 Youth (Janesville) Helping reintroduce youth to the great outdoors: Camp Rotamer ready to host open house (photo of John Wickhem, Carl Anderson, Ed James) 06 Jul 2010, 2A
4 Youth (Janesville) My kid's been arrested! Tips for what to do next (photo of Deputy Police Chief Dan Davis, Cmdr. Troy Knudson, Attorny Scott Schroeder, Attorney Tod Daniel, Atorney Sara Gehrig, Officer Tom Lemery) 31 Aug 2010, 1A
5 Youth (Janesville) Answering questions about juvenile arrests 31 Aug 2010, 12A
6 Youth (Janesville) Seeking siblings: Big Brothers Big Sisters says it needs volunteers, especially men (photo of Dennis Hoffman, Zachary Moore, Carol Elsen, Jazmin) 21 Jan 2011, 1A
7 Youth (Janesville) Safe sitting: classes aim to prepare future baby sitters for almost everything (photo of Scott Pilgrim, Shannon Pilgrim, Amy Carey, Jaida Jones)(Mercy Health System, American Red Cross) 24 Aug 2011, 2A
8 Youth (Janesville) [City] council asks for more information on [Janesville] Youth Center's budget request [The Youth Center is located on M. Main St.] 20 Nov 1980
9 Youth (Janesville) [Janesville] Youth Center has support of city students ["the difficulty is finding an appropriate building."] 02 May 1986
10 Youth (Janesville) [Janesville] Youth center gaining support 08 May 1986

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