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View Record Folder Headline/Keyword Date URL
1 Youth (Alcohol Use) Changing mindset on alcohol use is big task for coalition (editorial)(Janesville Mobilizing 4 Change) 04 Oct 2011, 6A
2 Youth (Alcohol Use) Discussion to focus on underage drinking: Evansville, Orfordville plan forums on issue (Youth Risk Behavior Survey) 06 Apr 2012, 3A
3 Youth (Alcohol Use) Underage, binge drinking are focus of town hall meeting:
4 Youth (Alcohol Use) Underage, binge drinking are focus of town hall meeting: student alcohol use rises greatly in later grades (photo of Sarah Johnson of Partners in Prevention) 23 Apr 2012, 3A
5 Youth (Alcohol Use) Teens heeding messages about substance abuse (editorial) 05 Jul 2012, 8A
6 Youth (Alcohol Use) Campaign aims to stop teen drinking (Janesville Mobilizing 4 Change) 28 May 2016, 10A
7 Youth (Janesville) Few fans of the ban: teens say they'll still light up (graph of teen smoking) 25 Jan 2007, 1A
8 Youth (Janesville) "For our children" 6-page pamphlet, 1949?
9 Youth (Janesville) Lighting up: easy access makes marijuana teens' drug of choice (graphs about Janesville Youth Survey 1994) 05 May 1996, 1A
10 Youth (Janesville) Some communities set minors' curfews: Janesville does not regulate time for juveniles 31 May 1996

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  • 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.
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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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