Author Archives: Eric Stone

Janesville Motorcyclist Killed Because Of Crash

Janesville Motorcyclist Killed Because Of Crash

A Janesville man has died from a crash involving his motorcycle on HWY 14 that involved three vehicles. The crash happened just before 4:00PM Monday as a line of eastbound traffic was traveling on the west side of Janesville. A car turned off the highway, slowing traffic down. A Chevy Silverado driven by 36-year-old Gerald…Read more »

Brewers Bullpen Salvages Final Game Of San Francisco Series 5-3

Brewers Bullpen Salvages Final Game Of San Francisco Series 5-3

Four Milwaukee relievers combined for five innings of shutout pitching as the Brewers salvaged the final game of the weekend series at San Francisco 5-3.  Matt Albers, Junior Guerra, Jeremy Jeffress and Josh Hader allowed just two hits and a walk, with Albers getting the win and Hader earning his 17th save.  The victory moves…Read more »

One Arrested After A Report Of Shots Fired in Janesville

One Arrested After A Report Of Shots Fired in Janesville

Police from Janesville are investigating a report of shots fired last night. Police looked into the incident on Rockport Road, near Cherry Street after 11PM. A search warrant was executed at approximately 2:30 Monday morning in the 600 block of Rockport Rd. A handgun was recovered and police took Jason Sun into custody for a…Read more »

Suspect Arrested For Having Gun In UW-Madison Arboretum

Suspect Arrested For Having Gun In UW-Madison Arboretum

University of Wisconsin-Madison police say a 24-year-old Sun Prairie man was booked into the Dane County Jail after an incident involving a gun.  Officers say Lue Lee “displayed the gun in the direction of a victim” after a road rage incident.  He was taken into custody in Sun Prairie.  Lee is facing a tentative charge…Read more »

Janesville Neighbors Want Bar’s Live Music Events To Be Shut Down

Janesville Neighbors Want Bar’s Live Music Events To Be Shut Down

People living near Hammy’s Roadside Bar in Janesville say they want the summer’s live music events shut down.  They showed up at a City Council meeting last week asking that the Alcohol Licensing Committee refuse to renew the bar’s outdoor music permit.  They say it’s just too loud.  Owner Suzanne Hamilton says she’s doing everything…Read more »

Janesville Officer Injured Sunday Serving Warrant

Janesville Officer Injured Sunday Serving Warrant

A Janesville officer was injured during an arrest from Sunday evening when serving a search warrant to a suspected drug dealer. Janesville police were serving the search warrant in the 900 block of Bedford Drive. 22-year-old Jacob Bradley is a suspect in a heroin investigation, a report said he resisted officers at the door of…Read more »

14-Year-Old Girl Drowns In Canoe Accident On Yahara River

14-Year-Old Girl Drowns In Canoe Accident On Yahara River

The Wisconsin State Patrol reports a 14-year-old girl drowned Saturday afternoon when canoes carrying eight people capsized on the Yahara River.  A trooper pulled the victim out from under the canoe and a submerged log where she had been pinned.  She was rushed to a hospital where she died.  The girl and the others who…Read more »

Factory Fire Closes Down Streets In Lake Geneva

Factory Fire Closes Down Streets In Lake Geneva

Firefighters in southeastern Wisconsin had to deal with a major fire at a factory early Sunday morning.  No workers were on the job at the time and the only reported injury was a firefighter who suffered heat exhaustion.  His name wasn’t released.  Several streets in Lake Geneva around the Wisconsin Precision Casting plant were closed…Read more »

It’s A Time Of Turmoil At Wisconsin State Capitol

It’s A Time Of Turmoil At Wisconsin State Capitol

(Madison, WI) —  Wisconsin’s governor and Republican lawmakers don’t agree on much these days.  Lawsuits have been filed and Republicans have been accused of sexism.  Democratic Governor Tony Evers has been called “out of touch” and there really isn’t much discussion going on.  The lawsuits are centered on the lame-duck legislative session that majority Republicans…Read more »