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1 Mercy Health System Staying healthy: Mercyhealth (advertisement) 26 Feb 2017, 9B
2 Janesville (WI) City: New site provides transparency, accountability: Park Place Performs! applies metrics to city goals (photo of Max Gagin, assistant to the city manager) 01 Feb 2017, 1A
3 Businesses (Janesville) Ramada (advertisement)(3900 Milton Ave.)(Ramada is remodeling; Furniture must go) 26 Feb 2017, 9A
4 Ryan, Paul Janesville Residents are Excited About Being in National Spotlight THE BEACON.COM 24 AUG 2012 p7
5 Authors (Janesville) "Place" (poems), by R. Kise Mitby; "Overtime Over Time" (poems), by R. Kise Mitby. Removed from pam file; moved to J.Room shelf 811.54 Mitby removed from pam file 04/2007
6 Politics and government (Rock County) Free Constitution courses planned (Rock County GOP Office, 410 E. Grand Ave.)( 06 Sep 2016, 9A
7 Ryan, Paul "Convention Send-Off Rally with Paul Ryan, Monday, August 27, 2012 Doors Open 8:45 am Program Begins 10:45 am Janesville Craig High School, 401 South Randall Ave, Janesville WI 53545" 27 Aug 2012 (Print-out of web page to register online for a free ticket to the event: was written on the print-out by hand
8 Agriculture Fresh fare: online market continues to add new products (photo of Rick Richard)(Farmer at Your Door) 27 Jun 2013, 1A
9 Hedberg Public Library Sue Braden of Hedberg Public Library receives acknowledgement from author for research assistance involving accidental drowning in Madison, WI on April 6, 1896, of John Day of Janesville, for use in his book. THE OPENING KICKOFF:THE TUMULTUOUS BIRTH OF A FOOTBALL NATION by Dave Revsine, 2014 p 231 See also pages 43-48 for story of John Day drowning
10 Janesville Gazette Janesville From Above (From Above is a new GazetteXtra video series delivering aerial perspectives on our communities. The first in the monthly series focuses on Janesville. Gazette videographers Anthony Wahl and Angela Major spent weeks shooting aerial video with The Gazette drone and combining the shots into a sunrise-to-sunset story. Look for future From Above installments the first Sunday of every month. Up next: Milton.) 06 Jun 2017, 8A See the video. Go to

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