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1 Orfordville (WI) A final high school graduation for Orfordville Parkview building (photo)(Parkview High School) 01 Jun 2015, 1A
2 University of Wisconsin - Rock County The science of #%@&*!!! UW-Rock County student researches patterns of swearing in local speech (Ashley Mallu)("The Role of Swearing in Working-Class Vernacular: A Case Study of Rock County") 01 Jun 2015, 1A
3 Milton (WI) - Businesses Get help to Milton merchants now (editorial)(photo of Sen. Tim Cullen, Rep. Andy Jorgensen)(Highway 26 bypass) 01 Jun 2014, 6A
4 Economic conditions (Rock County) Pipeline upgrades affect Rock, Walworth counties: project could increase daily capacity of 400,000 to 1.2 million barrels [per day] (crude oil)(Enbridge, Keystone XL)(map Pipeline expansion: The Rock County station is in the town of Lima off Highway 59.) 01 Jun 2014, 3A
5 Sports Thrown together: Janesville Parker seniors Jacobson, Steinke look forward to one last hurrah at state meet (photo of Paul Jacobson, T.J. Steinke) 01 Jun 2014, 2B
6 Clinton (WI) Clinton graduates honor fallen classmate (photo of Taryn Ciochon, Jacob Marchillo, Brianna Hart)(Noah Morris) 01 Jun 2014, 2A
7 Crime and criminals (Rock County) She said no: girl's assault case shows pain of young victims (photo of victim Oliva Bruha, Nicholas Ackerman, Sandra Bruha, Detective Dennis LeCaptain, David Schultz)(includes App Danger: MeetMe, Kik) 01 Jun 2014, 1A
8 Hispanic Americans Rock County workshops enhance understanding of Hispanic culture (photo of Marta Rodriguez-Hubert, Yolanda Pena) 01 Jun 2014, 1A
9 Schools - Students In the kitchen: team of Craig students honored for nutritious dish (photo of Brittnie Domenosky, Brooke Rinaldi, Dylan Ristow)(Whipping Up Wellness: Wisconsin Student Chef Competition) 01 Jun 2014, 1A
10 Cemeteries (Janesville) Cemetery upkeep unearths concerns for city officials (editorial) 01 Jun 2013, 6A

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