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1 Accidents (Janesville) Dog injured in hit-and-run needs front leg amputated (photo of Dottie [dog])(David Utterberg, Nick Utterberg) 25 Jul 2015, 3A
2 Accidents (Janesville) Driver cited for inattentive driving (Centerway and Williams St.) 15 Aug 2015, 8A
3 Accidents (Janesville) Woman jumps from moving car (downtown Janesville) 18 Aug 2015, 6A
4 Accidents (Janesville) Injured dog's family hosts meet, greet (photo of Dottie the dog) 21 Aug 2015, 8A
5 Accidents (Janesville) Man killed in fall from parking ramp: police say video shows no foul play (David R. Galvan)(13 N. Parker Dr.) 04 Sep 2015, 3A
6 Accidents (Janesville) Two injured in two-vehicle crash (Racine and Franklin streets) 17 Oct 2015, 3A
7 Accidents (Janesville) Crash blocks section of Highway 14 (where highways 14 and 11 intersect east of Janesville) 03 Nov 2015, 6A
8 Accidents (Janesville) Accident downtown damages four vehicles (photo)(N. Main and E. Wall)(Whiskey Ranch Bar & Grill)(24 N. Main St.) 16 Nov 2015, 3A
9 Accidents (Janesville) Minor injuries reported in two-vehicle crash (photo)(Interstate 90-39 on the Interstate bridge that crosses over Highway 26/Milton Ave.) 17 Nov 2015, 8A
10 Accidents (Janesville) Two-vehicle accident at West Court, South Jackson streets (photo) 08 Dec 2015, 7A

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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.)??
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  • Try to use these certain words for better access in the Headlines Field:
    --To find statistics ?or maps, type in "graph" or "map."?
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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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