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1 Beloit (WI) Spreitzer bill aims to cut down legislative logjam (Rep. Mark Spreitzer, D-Beloit) 05 Oct 2017, 6A
2 Janesville Gazette Evansville from above (photo)(The early morning fog above Lake Leota Park. An afternoon walk through downtown. Friday night spent watching a Blue Devils football game. From Above is a GazetteXtra video series delivering aerial perspectives on our communities. The fifth in the monthly series focuses on Evansville and the surrounding area. Gazette videographer Anthony Wahl spent weeks collecting aerial video with The Gazette drone and combining the shots into a sunrise-to-sunset story. Look for future From Above installments at the beginning of every month. Up next: Elkhorn.) 05 Oct 2017, 8A
3 Downtown Janesville Two hotels proposed for city: Janesville council to consider two TIF agreements Monday (map)(A site at 20-28 W. Milwaukee St. could be home to a 53-room hotel)(Cobblestone Hotels)(ARISE) 06 Oct 2017, 1A
4 Industries (Janesville) Goex expansion plan would add 40,000 square feet in Janesville: Company hopes to have space built and available by January (photo) 06 Oct 2017, 1A
5 Businesses (Janesville) Janesville company gets $1.49 million in lawsuit settlement: Certified Parts owner pleased with judgment (owner Jim Grafft)("seven-figure" payout from Tecumseh Power Company)(Platinum Equity Advisors) 06 Oct 2017, 3A
6 Evansville (WI) Jack-o'-lantern makeover: Teal pumpkins are a nationwide effort to indicate an allergy-safe Halloween home (Teal Pumpkin Project, Food Allergy Research and Education)(photo of Dr. Dan Beardman) 06 Oct 2017, 3A
7 Businesses (Janesville) Council, make pop-up stores a priority (editorial)(Janesville City Council) 06 Oct 2017, 6A
8 Footville (WI) Kaufman Trailers build time extended (manufacturing facility on Commercial Dr.) 06 Oct 2017, 8A
9 Craig, Joseph A., High School Craig homecoming parade canceled (weather forecast...predicts showers and thunderstorms) 06 Oct 2017, 8A
10 Milton (WI) - Schools Milton sets referendum info session (Milton School District)(Voters will decide Nov. 7 whether to approve the $69.9 million proposal) 06 Oct 2017, 8A

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