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1 Parks (Janesville) Youth rescued from [Rockport] pool [by lifeguards] 06 Aug 1990
2 Blackhawk Technical Institute Youth share their plans at Martin Luther King Jr. event (photo of Kathy Gibbs, Gideon Ngobi, Stephanie Pajerski, Jaxon)) 12 Jan 2014, 3A
3 Youth Sports Complex Youth Sports Complex taking shape (map Ball field plan)(photo of Duffy Dillon) 21 Jul 2010, 3A
4 Youth Sports Complex Youth sports facility opens on Janesville's east side 05 Sep 1997
5 Youth (Janesville) Youth swim team plans meat raffle (South Central Swim Team)(Shark Bait Meat Raffle, Sneakers Bar and Grill, 1221 Woodman Rd.) 23 Jan 2017, 6A
6 Sports Youth tennis lessons start (at Craig High School courts) 15 Jun 1973
7 Churches (Janesville) Youth to discuss civil rights, mission trip (Courageous Conversations, "Reflections on the Memphis Freedom Journey: A Civil Rights and Social Justice Immersion Trip")(First Congregational United Church of Christ)(Eclipse Center)(Community Action, YWCA Rock County, Diversity Action Team) 18 Aug 2017, 6A
8 Politics and Government (Rock County) Youth vs. experience in county clerk race (Greg Seefeldt takes on Walter Lindemann in a Rock County election) 06 Nov 1972
9 Youth (Janesville) Youth wrestling program plants seeds for future: alumni from Janesville youth events give a boost to teams at Parker, Craig 30 Jan 2002, 7F
10 Parks (Janesville) Youth, adult anglers take part in Take A Kid Fishing Derby (photo of Traxler Park, Cullen Andrews, Josh Andrews, Carter Raymond, Dennis Loertscher, Blackhawk Musky Club) 02 Jun 2013, 11A

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