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1 Accidents (Janesville) Accident in park kills one: student teacher dies after being ejected (Flynn Meyer) (Pam Gensler) 15 May 2002, 1A
2 Accidents (Janesville) Driver launches vehicle into Janesville restaurant: minor injuries reported (Harold H. Christenson) 17 May 2002, 2B
3 Accidents (Janesville) School bus hit in highway crash: students suffer minor injuries; traffic is snarled 11 Dec 2002, 1B
4 Accidents (Janesville) Discussion of the disappearance and discovery of Michelle Ebeling. CENTURY OF STORIES (977.587 DUPRE), 228,229-230
5 Accidents (Janesville) Interstate accident kills two: car crossed median, struck other vehicles (Maribel S. Sotelo) 14 Aug 2003, 1A
6 Accidents (Janesville) Woman critical after crash: authorities say speed was a factor in Hwy. F accident (Deborah L. Hess) 14 Aug 2003, 1B
7 Accidents (Janesville) Woman who caused fatal crash was driving with revoked license (Maribel Sotelo-Solis) 16 Aug 2003, 1B
8 Accidents (Janesville) Driver in fatal crash was making U-turn: Waukesha woman was in area visiting and missed turn (Maribel Sotelo-Solis) 15 Aug 2003, 1A
9 Accidents (Janesville) Charges upgraded in I-90 wreck: driver accused of reckless homicide (Maribel Sotelo-Solis) 23 Aug 2003, 1A
10 Accidents (Janesville) Tearful testimony fills crash hearing (photo) I-90 crash driver to stand trial: victim's mother tells of accident (Maribel Sotelo-Solis) 26 Aug 2003, 1A

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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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