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1 Fires (Janesville) Wood stove blamed in Thursday fire (Richard Levi, 2611 N. County E.) 09 Jan 2015, 3A
2 Fires (Janesville) Wood stove likely cause in home fire (112 Surrey Lane)(Gabriel S. Storms, Jessica L. Storms) 15 Mar 2014, 10A
3 Wood, Wayne Wood taking office Friday (Wayne Wood)(48th District)(Lewis T. Mittness) 14 Apr 1976, p.2
4 Businesses (Janesville) Wood treating firm finishes construction (Quality Wood Treating Co.; photo of Jerry Fisher and Gary Heisz on a fork lift truck) 26 Jan 1979
5 Artists (Rock County) Wood wonders (photo of Randy Callison, Bob Kingston of the Rock River Carving Club of Wisconsin which meets at the Janesville Senior Center) 18 Sep 2008, 2A
6 Ryan, Paul Wood, Ryan carve niches (editorial) 27 Mar 2004, 6A
7 Wood, Wayne Wood, Ryan carve niches (editorial) 27 Mar 2004, 6A
8 Wood, Wayne Wood's opposition unusual in party: Rep. Wayne Wood opposed abortion all 28 years he has represented Janesville in the state Assembly. 07 Sep 2004, 1B
9 Businesses (Janesville) Woodcraft business has deep roots (Soderberg's Furniture Restorations, 1314-1/2 Highland) (photo of David and Garrett Soderberg working on an antique) 22 Jan 1990
10 Woodland Adventist School "Woodland Adventist School: Serving the community throughChristian education" Green-and-buff-colored trifold pamphlet put out by Woodland Adventist School, 1997?

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