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1 Wisconsin School for the Visually Handicapped School for blind takes trip to links: organizer: learning golf helps put blindness in the background (photo) Tom Tautges, a PGA professional from Riverside Golf Course, helps Joe Scheunemann with his set-up and full swing... (photo) Katie-Ping Woods listens for the sound of the ball in the cup or spectator reaction after stroking a putt... 01 Jun 2005, 1B
2 Rock County Government Rock County coroner resigns from postion: new officeholder in place for just eight days (Terry Maybee) 01 Jun 2005, 1A
3 Salvation Army (Janesville) Taube: 'I am getting help': web porn 'sucked in' Salvation Army leader (Major David Taube) 01 Jun 2005, 1A
4 Wisconsin School for the Visually Handicapped Music man: teacher found time for other interests (Phil Tyrrell) 01 Jun 2004, 8A
5 St. Mary's Catholic Church St. Mary School has new sign of pride 01 Jun 2004, 1B
6 Veterans Lest we forget: Wisconsinites remember sacrifices of fallen heroes 01 Jun 2004, 1B
7 Forward Janesville Janesville woman to lead downtown development: design center to serve as 'hub' of redevelopment (Design and Development Center) (555 S. River St.) (Christine Moore) 01 Jun 2004, 1A
8 Precipitation (Janesville) Rain, infernal rain just won't go away: weekend total of 1.44 inches brings May rain to 7.2 inches 01 Jun 2004, 1A
9 Veterans Local Marine injured in car bomb explosion in Iraq (Gregg A. Arneson) 01 Jun 2004, 1A
10 Wisconsin School for the Visually Handicapped Music man: school loses its music man as teacher retires after 48 years (Phil Tyrrell) 01 Jun 2004, 1A

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    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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