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Friday calendar | Local News  Fremont Tribune

Today. Cosmopolitan 100 *Service* Club, 7 a.m., Fremont Eagles Club. HomeStore, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., 701 E. Dodge St., Fremont. The HomeStore sells donated ...

Oakland-Craig rises to the top when it comes to exceptional student performance  Blair Enterprise Publishing

This is a big one,” Principal Rusty Droescher exclaimed as he shared the exciting news concerning Oakland-Craig Public Schools. “This is quite an honor!”

Space cadets: Craig, Parker students head to MIT to watch their coding at work  Gazettextra

In a couple of weeks, coding work done by Craig and Parker high school students will be circling the Earth.

Roger Craig has found his post-football calling  KNBR

When Roger Craig's accomplished career with the 49ers stopped, he carried his same core values to his post-NFL life.

Local High School Students Honored for Outstanding Leadership  Midland University News

Midland University and Pinnacle Bank of Fremont will honor 50 high school juniors from 17 area high schools for demonstrating exceptional leadership qualities ...

Music fills the air for East Husker Conference  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Oakland-Craig hosted the East Husker Conference Choir on Monday, November 5th. All 16 schools in the conference participated in an honor choir boasting ...

Russell Lang, 83 | Obituaries  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Funeral Services for Russell Lang were held Saturday, September 1, 2018 at Alder Grove United Methodist Church in rural Craig, burial followed in Alder ...

Two vie for state auditor seat | News  Norfolk Daily News

The race for state auditor provides Nebraska voters with a choice.

Russell Clark Lang, 83  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Russell C. Lang, 83 years of Craig, Nebraska, passed away Friday, August 24, 2018 at Nye Point in Fremont, Nebraska.

Subdistrict Basketball Update: Pioneer boys advance to Thursday game; Bears selected for district final  Blair Enterprise Publishing

The Fort Calhoun boys basketball team will play in a subdistrict final after Tuesday's action, while the Arlington Eagles had their season come to end.

Hopes high for a number of area baseball teams  Gazettextra

Mild weather this week has meant an on-time start to the high school baseball season. A slew of nonconference games have already been played, and the Rock ...

Larry A. Williamsen | Obituaries |  Fremont Tribune

May 5, 1934—March 11, 2019. Larry A. Williamsen, age 84, of Fremont passed away at his home on March 11, 2019, surrounded by his family. Larry was born at ...

Blood drive nets 30 units  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Amidst flooding Oakland-Craig High School and the community still managed to come out and save lives to kick off this spring season! Thank you to loyal donors ...

Selena Johnson earns trip to Orlando conference  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Two students from Pathways 2 Tomorrow (P2T) recently qualified for the 42nd annual Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) International Leadership ...

Janesville School District brings a boat, a girl and some fun with "Anything Goes"  Gazettextra

Students in the Janesville School District Summer School performance of "Anything Goes" enjoy taking part in a whimsical show full of toe-tapping tunes and ...

Winter storm prompts snow emergencies, cancels after-school events  Gazettextra

Janesville and Beloit and the town of Beloit declared snow emergencies and the Janesville School District canceled after-school events Friday in the wake of a ...

Dakota State Signs 37 on National Letter of Intent Day  KDLT News

MADISON, S.D. – The Dakota State University football head coach Josh Anderson is excited to announce the 37 commitments on National Signing Day ...

Calling all voices - Hallelujah Chorus Sing | News  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Calling all voices - Hallelujah ChHandel's Messiah it one of the most beloved Christmas choral selections of which was once said to be music “fit for God.

Craig sweeps season series from Middleton in girls basketball  Gazettextra

JANESVILLE. Janesville Craig's girls basketball team restored its identity and regained its footing Friday night. The Cougars communicated well, locked into a ...

GALLAGHER: Knee injuries forge fierce basketball bonds | Columnists: Tim Gallagher  Sioux City Journal

CHEROKEE, Iowa | Friendship formed through basketball continues off the court this season as Dacey Nelson and Payton Slaughter fight back from knee ...

Benefit planned for injured Oakland-Craig teen | News  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Ever since attending his first car show, 17-year-old Mitchell Smith of Rural Lyons has had a passion for automobiles. A job shadowing program at Oakland-Craig ...

Local students participate in the Singing Youth of Nebraska Festival  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Oakland-Craig was proud to send 10 junior high students to Fremont on January 28th to participate in the Singing Youth of Nebraska Festival. These students ...

Janesville superintendent issues apology for 'Kids React to Gay Marriage' video

The Janesville School District superintendent issued a public apology Tuesday for the showing of a video that she describes as pro-gay marriage and in ...

Disaster Recovery Center to open at Christensen Field on Wednesday  Fremont Tribune

A Disaster Recovery Center will be opened at Christensen Field by the State of Nebraska and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) on ...

Dog dies in house fire on Henke Road near Janesville  Gazettextra

A residential fire Thursday night killed a dog and destroyed a house on North Henke Road.

Joshua Charles Mulder, 20  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Joshua Charles Mulder was born to Richard and Susan (Neitzke) Mulder on September 15, 1997 in Fremont, Nebraska. He passed away December 21, 2017 in ...

Oakland to celebrate 150th anniversary | Local News  Fremont Tribune

You can hear the excitement in Melanie Johanson's voice.

Gregory "Greg" Olson  Gazettextra

June 17, 1951 - January 22, 2019. Edgerton, WI -- Gregory "Greg" L. Olson, age 67, of Edgerton, died on Tuesday, January 22, 2019, at Edgerton Hospital.

Curtis M. Cornellier | Obituaries  Gazettextra

November 6, 1983 - March 28, 2019. Janesville WI/S. Beloit, IL -- Curtis M. Cornellier, age 35, of South Beloit IL and formerly of Janesville, died Thursday, March ...

Janesville man charged with seventh OWI | Crime  Gazettextra

Police arrested a Janesville man suspected of seventh-offense intoxicated driving early Wednesday morning.

Shopko to liquidate, close all its stores by June  Gazettextra

The Janesville Shopko store will close, likely by early this summer, according to an announcement by the ailing retailer Monday.

Klawiter sets tone in Verona baseball's 6-1 win over Parker  Gazettextra

Reagan Klawiter was nearly flawless over five innings, striking out nine and giving up one hit. His dominant start and a trio of two-run innings added up to a 6-1.

Kolff ready to bowl them over in Seattle's Special Olympics USA  Gazettextra

JANESVILLE. Brooklyn Kolff is ready to roll at the Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle in a couple of weeks. The 20-year-old Janesville woman is the first ...

Iowa man identified as trucker injured in I-90/39 crash  Gazettextra

The Iowa driver of a semitrailer truck that caught fire and ran off Interstate 90/39 in Janesville on Thursday is in critical condition.

James "Jim" Baertschi | Obituaries  Gazettextra

February 8, 1948 - September 25, 2018. Orfordville, WI -- James (Jim) Baertschi, age 70, passed away on September 25, 2018, at home in Orfordville. He was ...

Thomas Allen Lean | Obituaries  Gazettextra

March 20, 1952 - March 15, 2019. Edgerton, WI -- Tom is now at rest after defeating the obstacles from cancer for 43 years, he went in peace with his wife and ...

Janesville gets money for three new buses thanks to Volkswagen emissions fines  Gazettextra

Before receiving money from the Volkswagen settlement to buy three vehicles, Janesville had already secured money to pay for 11 other buses, meaning the city ...

“A Walk Back In Time” don't miss the 2017 O-C Alumni Banquet on May 27th  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Plans are underway for the 2017 Oakland-Craig Alumni Banquet. Social Hour will begin at 5:00 on Saturday, May 27, followed by dinner at 6:00. This year's ...

USD linebackers: Younger players impressing coaches  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Starters Gray and Coker return to lead what is emerging as a talented group.

Janesville woman wins $15998 on 'Wheel of Fortune'  Gazettextra

Sheri Holcomb did not walk away from her "Wheel of Fortune" experience empty-handed.

Janesville man arrested on suspicion of 7th OWI  Gazettextra

Police arrested a 39-year-old Janesville man early Sunday morning on suspicion of seventh offense intoxicated driving.

Peck: Barometer is key to winter fishing success  Gazettextra

My gut says social media will cause the downfall of Western civilization. Most fishing tackle manufacturers now put more weight on social media activity than ...

OWI charged after truck forced off Interstate at Janesville  Gazettextra

A Madison man faces felony charges after being accused of driving into a pickup truck, forcing it off Interstate 90/39 in Janesville on Saturday night.

UPDATE: Man rescued after falling from kayak placed in critical care at Janesville hospital  Gazettextra

Emergency personnel pulled a man out of Badfish Creek after he fell from his kayak Wednesday afternoon, the Rock County Sheriff's Office said in a news ...

Hammer attack? Facts emerge, casting doubt | Crime  Gazettextra

JANESVILLE. It might not have been a hammer attack, after all. A Janesville woman was hit in the mouth and lost teeth in an incident Tuesday night, but who hit ...

Jeanne T. Spoo | Obituaries  Gazettextra

February 8, 1962 - November 26, 2018. Delavan, WI -- Jeanne T. Spoo, age 56, of Delavan, WI, died peacefully on November 26, 2018 at Agrace Hospice in ...

Rock County Board member urges support for marijuana referendum  Gazettextra

Rock County Board member Yuri Rashkin used a press conference Monday to lobby voters to support a Nov. 6 advisory referendum on legalizing marijuana.

Mistie Bass returns to speak at fundraising event  Gazettextra

Mistie Bass will speak at Believe & Achieve fundraiser Nov. 8 at the Pontiac Convention Center in Janesville.

Highway 51 to be repaved in 2019; info meeting set  Gazettextra

About 8 miles of Highway 51 between Janesville and Beloit are scheduled to be repaved and have lanes realigned in a project scheduled for 2019. The project ...

Search warrant leads to Janesville man's arrest  Gazettextra

A Janesville man was arrested Sunday night on a felony warrant charging him with armed robbery in Illinois, Janesville police said.

Cocktails with class: Aspiring mixologists learn the ropes with Lark's resident "drink slinger"  Gazettextra

Eight students, including kicks Editor Greg Little, took part in a recent cocktail class that is part of a series offered at Lark restaurant in Janesville.

Ahler's set-piece goal sends Elkhorn boys soccer through to sectional final  Gazettextra

ELKHORN. Free kick after free kick Thursday night, Elkhorn kept the ball on the ground, hoping to carve out a goal from one of its typical set-piece plays.

Parkview volleyball storms back for five-set win over Deerfield  Gazettextra

Upset-minded Deerfield pushed Parkview to its limit during a two-hour marathon. After the Demons won the first two sets, the Vikings stormed back for a 21-25, ...

Norfolk Public Schools honors retirees | News  Norfolk Daily News

As part of the Norfolk Public Schools' annual staff appreciation event Thursday, 11 educators and staff members who are retiring at the end of the school year ...

Harsin to retire after 22 years at BHS | Local News  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Darren Harsin took inspiration from his parents when he made the decision to become an educator.

'Extremely disturbing:' Man accused of assault after following woman to Evansville  Gazettextra

A prosecutor said a man who followed a woman from Janesville to Evansville on Sunday was trying to sexually assault her.

Fager honored in Top 20 Under 40 | News  Blair Enterprise Publishing

2003 Oakland-Craig graduate Seth Fager was recently honored by the Lincoln Journal Star being named one of the Top 20 Under 40 individuals in Lincoln.

Hanover man gets probation for growing pot | Crime  Gazettextra

A rural Rock County man was sentenced to probation Monday for growing marijuana in his basement.

Missing Elkhorn man seen in northern Illinois  Gazettextra

A missing Elkhorn man was seen in northern Illinois on Friday, according to a state Silver Alert.

Basketball Roundup: Fort Calhoun boys advance, Blair Bears upset  Blair Enterprise Publishing

The Fort Calhoun and Blair boys basketball teams started postseason play Monday with one advancing in its subdistrict bracket.

Dream, dream, dream: The Everly Set comes to JPAC  Gazettextra

The Everly Set will bring the music of the Everly Brothers to the Janesville Performing Arts Center on Feb. 16, performing such favorites as "All I Have to Do is.

Rafael J. Hernandez Sr. | Obituaries  Gazettextra

September 11, 1932 - March 14, 2019. Delavan, WI -- Rafael J. Hernandez Sr., age 86, of Delavan, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Mercy Hospital ...

Public record for July 18, 2018 | Public Record  Gazettextra

Rock County. Arrests. MICHAEL D. COLEMAN, 31, of 711 S. Washington St., Janesville, at 4:31 p.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of North Main Street, Janesville, ...

'Let them truckers roll': Surprise party for Milton teen draws hundreds from across country  Gazettextra

MILTON. Dakota “Bubba” Cadd eagerly reached into the replica Irv Gullickson semitrailer truck and honked its small horn. First he jumped, a bit startled by the ...

Cullen, John Paul

JANESVILLE"John P. Cullen, "J.P." age 91, of Edgerton, passed away at his home surrounded by the ones he loved on Feb. 12, 2017. He was born at Madison ...

Pruess and Huffman | Engagements  Fremont Tribune

Doug and Karin Pruess of Craig announce the engagement of their daughter, Payge Pruess of Craig, to Josh Huffman of Lyons, son of Steve and Kim Huffman ...

Paul Ryan has been at ease with people who don't share his views. Now comes a big test.  Washington Post

JANESVILLE, Wis. — Rep. Paul Ryan and Rock County Sheriff Bob Spoden live two blocks apart on Janesville's elegant Courthouse Hill. The congressman is ...

The Backup Career: Not quite Olympic athletes turned politicians  PBS

Decades before winning the White House, President Barack Obama had a different dream: to become a professional basketball player. Other politicians also put ...

Martha C. Fox  La Crosse Tribune

RICE LAKE, Wis. — Martha C. Fox, age 52, of Rice Lake, Wisconsin, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Nov. 21, at home surrounded by her ...

Ethiopian girls come of age in Janesville  Washington Times

Jerusalem, Frehiwot and Messay were only children when Connie and Dennis Dregne adopted them from Ethiopia.

Another development coming to Milton business park | Business  Gazettextra

Vacant, city-owned land in Milton's east-side industrial park is almost gone now that another proposed development has received city council approval.

Republican VP pick Paul Ryan: Wisconsin roots, Washington clout

FILE - In this April 13, 2011, file photo House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., takes questions in reaction to President Obama's speech on a ...

Overture's 2016-17 Tommy Award Recipients Announced; Ceremony Set for June!  Broadway World

Named for local Broadway star Tom Wopat, the Tommy Awards Program at Overture Center for the Arts encourages, recognizes and honors excellence in high ...

Janesville police seek vehicle in hit-and-run incident  Gazettextra

Janesville police are looking for a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run crash causing injury on the city's east side Friday night.

Janesville area builders say new housing starts to heat up  Gazettextra

Signs locally are that 2018 will bring an increase in new homes being built in Janesville. Housing starts on the books this year in Janesville have doubled ...

Elkhorn woman named state's 'Mother of the Year'  Gazettextra

Brenda Arens Reed is a new mom who was named Wisconsin's Mother of the Year, and during a trip to the nation's capital, she was “inspired” and “humbled” by ...


Iowa's won two rivalry trophies already this year, reclaiming the Cy-Hawk Trophy from Ames a few weeks ago and freeing The Heartland Trophy from its ...

Oakland Brings In 10 Recruits For 2018-19 Season  SwimSwam

Oakland swimming and diving head coach Pete Hovland announced Thursday the addition of 10 student-athletes during the fall signing period.

Paul Ryan: How Mitt Romney's choice went from high school geek to vice-presidential candidate  Daily Mail

Despite being named as Mitt Romney's choice as the Republican candidate for vice-president, Paul Ryan's public profile has been relatively low-key up until ...

Map: See the recruiting footprint of all 10 S.D. colleges  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

We've mapped out all of the South Dakota college football recruits. Click on each icon to see more information about the recruit. You can also click on the menu ...

Friends of family mourn loss of toddler in pit bull attack  Janesville Gazette

FONTANA — As the Walworth County Sheriff's Office continued to investigate a Wednesday dog attack that killed a 14-month-old boy, friends of the toddler's ...

4 tips for parents when their kids lose, from Ben Sasse  Omaha World-Herald

"As parents, what we say to our kids in those moments will have far greater impact than anything they would have learned from a dog-pile at center court," wrote ...

#ThankATeacher Trending Before National Teacher Day On May 6th  CBS Local

(CBS SF) — If you can write an essay, thank a teacher. If you learned a second language, thank a teacher. If you know how to spell “receive,” thank a teacher.

Paul Ryan Can't Lose  New York Times

On a Monday night in late September, Paul Ryan sat on the edge of a couch in his suite at the Cincinnatian Hotel , his left fist clenched so tightly around the neck ...

US Election: November 7 as it happened

The first polls have opened on the US east coast as one of the closest presidential elections in history between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney goes down to ...

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