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Authorities search Beloit property in human trafficking investigation
BELOIT, Wis. (WMTV) - Authorities searched a Beloit property on Thursday morning as part of an investigation into human trafficking. The Rock County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team searched a property on the 1500 block of Porter Avenue around 6:30 a.m. The agency did not say if it found anything...
Forrest N Ellsworth: 5th OWI Offense in Janesville
At approximately 2:15 AM on December 8th, 2023, a vigilant Janesville officer came across a vehicle that had come to a halt in traffic at the intersection of Lodge Drive and Woodlane Drive for an extended duration of time.
One dead in Janesville apartment fire
Crews in Janesville are still working to determine the cause of an apartment complex that claimed the life of one person Friday morning.
City of Janesville close to going over snow removal budget for 2023
The City of Janesville has spent 34 percent more on snow removal than at the same time last year. Operations Director Maggie Darr says she’s asking the City Council for a supplemental budget appropriation for snow removal in 2023. Darr says the City has spent $1.2 million on snow...
18 graduate from law enforcement recruit academy
Blackhawk Technical College's law enforcement recruit Academy proudly announces 18 new graduates, ready to serve as certified officers. Representing 10 different departments, including Monroe police and The Rock County Sheriff's Office, these dedicated individuals are commended for their commitment to community service and peer support.
Janesville Urges Safe Disposal of Lithium-Ion Batteries to Prevent Landfill Fires
There has been an increase in fires at landfills, recycling centers, and waste collection trucks across the U.S. in recent years. One such incident occurred in a Janesville waste collection truck on December 5, 2023. The cause of this fire is still unknown, but lithium-ion batteries are often a primary cause of such fires.
Beloit to move polling locations
Beloit city officials plan to relocate several polling locations from schools to churches, citing student safety during school hours. The move, still requiring city council approval, has sparked discussions about potential voter inconvenience. The changes, if approved, will be implemented by spring 2024. Questions? Beloit city urges residents to call.
Janesville Honors Six Local Employees with Fall 2023 Mighty Oak Awards
On December 6, the City of Janesville honored six employees with Mighty Oak Awards. The ceremony took place at the Janesville Performing Arts Center. The awards acknowledge employees who have shown strong commitment to the community, resilience, and versatility in their roles.
Wanted: JY Hear C. Russell by GBA Crime Stoppers
The assistance of the public is being sought by the Greater Beloit Area Crime Stoppers to aid in the location of JY Hear C. Russell, a 22-year-old individual who has active warrants for substantial battery (with intent to cause bodily harm as part of a criminal enterprise), disorderly conduct, and felony bail jumping. It is vital to apprehend Russell in order to prioritize public safety and uphold the law.
Janesville celebrates decade of being named a 'Bird City'
JANESVILLE, Wis. -- For the tenth year in a row, Janesville is a Bird City Community, officials announced Friday.
Attorney withdraws from representing suspect in murder outside Beloit High School
MADISON, Wis. (WTVO) — The defense attorney representing Amaree Goodall, the suspect in the murder of Jion Broomfield in the Beloit Memorial High School parking lot in 2022, has withdrawn from the case. According to court records, attorney Kim Zion petitioned the court to withdraw as counsel on December 5th, which was granted by the […]
Beloit police making changes to mental health emergency responses
Beloit police are making some changes on handling mental health crises, using Madison as a guide. COPYRIGHT 2023 BY CHANNEL 3000. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. THIS MATERIAL MAY NOT BE PUBLISHED, BROADCAST, REWRITTEN OR REDISTRIBUTED.
Kauffman’s Country Store has all your baking needs
Kauffman’s Country Store has been a family-owned business since 1997 and they pride themselves on being able to put food on people’s tables. Owner, Heather Williams is with us to talk about some of the items they carry as well as help us make ham and brie pastries for Air Fry Day. Kauffman’s carries a large selection of spices, soup mixes, dairy products, and more. They also have an in-house bakery where all items are made from scratch. Heather says that she loves to make the cookies, but they offer a variety of cookies, sweet breads, and pies. She also shares that they offer gluten free and sugar free items in their bakery. You can visit their store at 9550 W State Road 81, Beloit WI or you can check out their website at kauffmanstore.com. Make sure to also check out our Air Fry Day recipe below!
Local Residents Invited to Discuss U.S. Highway 14 Improvements in Upcoming DOT Meeting
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has scheduled a public Information Meeting on December 12. The meeting will discuss proposed improvements to U.S. Highway 14, from 0.17 miles East of Wright Road to 0.3 miles South of County MM. The plans include resurfacing the existing roadway, widening paved shoulders, and adding more turn lanes.
New liquor store, vape and smoke shop on Janesville’s south side gets nod from city liquor board
Janesville’s south side could get another liquor store. Janesville’s liquor board gave a thumbs up Tuesday to plans and a request to license a new, discount smoke and vape shop and liquor store at 2502 Center Avenue on the city’s far south edge. It’d be in a...
Janesville Police Department Advises Local Residents on Winter Driving Safety
The Janesville Police Department has issued driving tips for the upcoming winter. Drivers are urged to be mindful of road conditions, reduce speed, and remember that speed limits apply to dry roads. Clearing windows and lights of snow and ice, maintaining a safe distance from other vehicles, and looking ahead in traffic are also advised due to the increased stopping times in bad weather.
Green Co. Dec. 7 News: Crash, Bail Jump, OWI, Traffic Crime
The following events occurred on December 7, 2023:. At 8:14 a.m., Deputies along with Brodhead EMS responded to the intersection of 12th Street and West 2nd Avenue, in the City of Brodhead for a two-vehicle crash with injuries. Investigation revealed that a vehicle operated by Cedryc Fernot, 27 of Brodhead, was traveling southbound on West 2nd Avenue, when he failed to stop at a stop sign and collided with an eastbound vehicle on 12th Street. Fernot reported no injuries, was wearing his seatbelt, and the airbags did not deploy. Fernot’s vehicle sustained disabling damage and was towed from the scene.
Step back in time with live music and fashion at the 1950s Rock and Roll Holiday Style event
Step back in time this holiday season with the "1950s Rock and Roll Holiday Style" live music and fashion show. This unique event is set to take place on Sat, Dec 09 from 6pm - 8pm at the charming 156 St Lawrence Ave, Beloit, WI 53511.
2 Rock County Board Supervisors file declarations of non-candidacy
With every single seat up for election in April, Rock County Board Supervisors are beginning to make decisions about whether they will run. So far two incumbents have filed declarations of non-candidacy. They are District 2 Supervisor Alan Sweeney, and District 4 Supervisor Connie Winter. District 2 includes Town of...
Our Saviors Vikings opens up five-game lead in Beloit Church Dartball
BELOIT — The first-place Our Saviors Vikings rolled to three wins over the Christ Lutheran Pelicans to improve to 22-2 in the Beloit Church Dartball League and open up a five-game lead over the runnerup St. John Jets (17-7). St. John Jets took 2-of-3 from the Sun Valley Heat. • Standings: Our Savior Vikings 22-2, St. John Jets 17-7, Good Shepherd Chiefs 16-7, Trinity Eagles 13-10, R.O.L. Lightning 12-10, Faith...