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1 Milton (WI) - Parks Alliant proposal delaying dog park: expanded substation could alter park plan (photo of Ryan Peterson)(map)(Crossridge Park) 01 Jun 2008, 4A
2 Edgerton (WI) Elbow grease helps build Edgerton's new skatepark: kids and adults work together to lay foundation (photo of Jamie Walker) 01 Jun 2008, 3A
3 Rock River Craig, Parker students test quality of Rock River (photo of students Jamie Selck, Ashley Wille, Mary Cate Tracey) 01 Jun 2008, 2A
4 Child care Grandparents raising grandchildren: more and more Americans are caring for their children's children (photo of Neal Heller, Tristen Heller, Matthew Heller, Deb Heller, Mary Brintnall-Peterson)(includes Grandparenting Facts, Rock County Resource, Wisconsin Resources, National Resources, Publications)(graph) 01 Jun 2008, 1A
5 Handicapped Student is a diamond in the Gulf: Derek Raese champions disability rights in Bahrain (photo of Derek Raese, Al Lindau)(map)(includes Sponsoring Group) 01 Jun 2008, 1A
6 Accidents (Rock County) Driver charged in crash that killed Beloit woman (Richard K. Bennett)(Katherine Fernihough) 01 Jun 2008, 12A
7 Janesville Plan Commission City may buy Look West property: recommendation on agenda Monday (337 N. Franklin St.) 01 Jun 2008, 12A
8 Schools - Teachers Can schools further cut administration? (editorial)(photo of Tim Cullen, Tom Evert) 01 Jun 2008, 10A
9 Housing (Janesville) Add inspections, fees to root out property neglect (editorial) 01 Jun 2007, 6A
10 Electricity Discussion continues on wind energy ordinance (Sean and Heather Brown) 01 Jun 2007, 3B

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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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    --To find a photo or other illustration, type in "photo"?
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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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