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WI - Girl, 16, endangered, missing in Rock County - WISC

JANESVILLE, Wis. – Officials are looking for a 16-year-old girl from Rock County considered missing and endangered.

The Rock County Sheriff’s Office said Donette V. Davis, of Janesville, has been missing since early Saturday morning.

Missing

Left Behind:  March, 1882

When we last left Catherine, she had said goodbye to her husband, Valentine, to fend for her brood in Ketzelsdorf while he attempted to secure enough funds to sponsor their passage to America.  

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Summer Reading and Thinking

What I’m reading. Janesville by Amy Goldstein. What happens to a place when a majority of people work for an automaker that closes shop? When people used to earn $28/hour with some overtime and now make somewhere between $0 and $16/hour. 452 more words

Education

Sonic Boom Festival [2017]

Sept 30-Oct 1
Janesville, WI
Southern WI Regional Airport

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Metal

Decline Porn, Duluth, and Love Amid the Ruins

J.D. Vance, in a review of Janesville: An American Story in Commentary magazine:

Having grown up in a blue-collar family that has largely abandoned the Democratic Party in droves, I have an unusually high tolerance for the many profiles of Trump voters in struggling industrial towns. 2,057 more words

Green Bay Packer Saves the Day for Eastern Iowa Class

JANESVILLE, Iowa  —  Fans of the Green Bay Packers–and opposing teams–know quarterback Aaron Rodgers has a knack for miraculous plays to save the day for his team. 336 more words

News

Group organizing cardboard Paul Ryan town hall and 'die-in'

A resistance group called RISE is organizing an event for June 4 in Janesville, featuring a cardboard Paul Ryan and a “die-in” to protest the House’s health care bill. > RISE