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1 Youth (Janesville) Police rescue teen from roof ledge 10 Apr 2014, 9A
2 Youth (Janesville) Free classes help parents of teens (Rock Communities Youth Network)(Parenting Wisely Program) 09 Nov 2015, 3A
3 Youth (Janesville) Tobacco compliance checks good countywide (Wisconsin Wins)(Youth2Youth) 28 Dec 2015, 2A
4 Youth (Janesville) Stores fail tobacco check: businesses caught selling to minors (tobacco products)(Rock County Youth2Youth) 01 Sep 2016, 3A
5 Youth (Janesville) Youth swim team plans meat raffle (South Central Swim Team)(Shark Bait Meat Raffle, Sneakers Bar and Grill, 1221 Woodman Rd.) 23 Jan 2017, 6A
6 Youth (Janesville) Big Brothers Big Sisters starts program (The E3 Program) 24 Jun 2017, 5A
7 Youth (Janesville) Survey: graduates guzzle, smoke in significant numbers: poll also finds good news but much work remains (photo of Carrie Kulinski and Kate Baldwin)(includes Janesville Youth Survey items and graph of 12th grade habits)(Partners in Prevention of Rock County) 05 Jun 2007, 1A
8 Youth (Janesville) Group: tobacco sales to minors down: big improvements seen in Janesville (Rock County Youth2Youth)) 08 Nov 2007, 4A
9 Youth (Janesville) Program is in need of Big Brother mentors: 30 Rock County boys waiting to be matched (photo of Big Brother Arnold Arndt and Little Brother Caleb Drays at Hedberg Public Library)(includes Big Opportunities) 02 Jan 2008, 3A
10 Youth (Janesville) Reining in teens: do graduated licenses prepare young drivers for the road? (photo of Mike Kuehne, Scott Wasemiller)(includes Graduated Effects) 28 Jan 2008, 1A

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Search Tips

  • 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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    --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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