The Ho-Chunk Nation has gotten federal approval to open a casino and entertainment complex in Beloit. But it will still need Gov. Tony Evers' permission.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Rock County District Attorney General David O'Leary said Friday that an officer-involved shooting in Beloit last December that left a Janesville man dead was lawful and...
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) _ Regal Beloit Corp. (RBC) on Monday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $36.7 million.
On a per-share basis, the Beloit, Wisconsin-based company said it had profit of 89...
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — An elementary school student in the City of Beloit brought a loaded handgun to school Tuesday, police said.
A teacher at Todd Elementary School saw the gun in a backpack,...
TOWN OF BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin firefighter was injured working a house fire in the Town of Beloit that displaced a family when their home was destroyed.
Beloit police shot and killed an armed suspect Tuesday after a chase, authorities said.
Beloit officers were called late Tuesday morning to help a Rock County sheriff's deputy who saw an...
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) _ Regal Beloit Corp. (RBC) on Monday reported third-quarter net income of $49.7 million.
The Beloit, Wisconsin-based company said it had net income of $1.19 per share....
WEST PLAINS, Mo. (AP) — A company that manufactures commercial motors will close its plant in West Plains, Missouri, costing 204 people their jobs.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — After nearly four decades on the job delivering mail and countless smiles, one Beloit mail carrier will have a new route as he retires from the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) next...
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Police say a Wisconsin man was arrested after crashing a pickup truck into the roof of a Beloit home.
A news release from Beloit police says the 37-year-old man, of...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A jury has awarded a former Wisconsin Walmart employee $5.2 million in a disability discrimination case.
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says the jury...
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Former Vice President Dick Cheney is criticizing President Donald Trump's decision to pull American troops from Syria ahead of Turkish military attacks on the U.S.'s Kurdish...
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin authorities say a 7-year-old boy suffered life-threatening injuries when he was struck by an ATV driven by a 14-year-old boy in the town of Albion.
ERWIN, Tenn. (AP) — Officials say a company that manufactures small appliance motors is shutting down a plant in northeast Tennessee in the next year.
JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) — City workers recently sealed holes leading to old beer cellars along Beloit Avenue in Janesville, but a history fan hopes to reopen one of them someday.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) _ Regal Beloit Corp. (RBC) on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $66.6 million.
On a per-share basis, the Beloit, Wisconsin-based company said it had net income of...
TOWN OF BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man was arrested after police say he crashed his car into a vacant home in the Town of Beloit, destroying the house in a fire.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — After five months in a hotel, you'd think Ann Edgecomb would be getting her fill of continental breakfasts, room key cards and "Do Not Disturb" door hangers — especially...
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — A 73-year-old Beloit man has agreed to a plea deal in the stabbing death of his roommate nearly four years ago.
Percy Oliver was set to stand trial Monday for the murder...
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — A Beloit man is facing first-degree reckless homicide charges after he was accused of supplying the drugs that killed a woman.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — A man suspected of a February homicide in the Wisconsin city of Beloit has been arrested in Texas.
The La Salle County Sheriff's Office in Texas says 38-year-old Jacob M....
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — From Doha to the Town of Beloit, with love.
That's what awaited Gemma, a pup that was saved thanks to the sponsorship of Beloit-based animal rescue A Promise Of Love. She...
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — The U.S. Marshals Service says a man wanted for murder and arson in Georgia has been arrested in Wisconsin.
Twenty-year-old Antoine Sims was taken into custody in Beloit...
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — A liberal arts college in southern Wisconsin canceled a lecture by former Blackwater head Erik Prince after protesters disrupted the planned talk.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Three-year-old Mildred "Sugar Pie" McCraley was too young to remember the exhausting train trip from Pontotoc, Mississippi, to Rock County in 1916.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Police in Beloit have reunited a toddler with his mother after the youngster was found wandering in a neighborhood wearing only a diaper.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Police say a large confrontation led to a shooting in Beloit which left one man dead and two others injured.
WKOW-TV reports a 21-year-old Beloit man was shot and killed...
JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) — A second man has been sentenced in the January 2015 shooting death of a 5-year-old boy who was caught in the crossfire of a drive-by shooting in...
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Rock County Jail Re-entry Services Case Manager Amy Evans has one goal, and that's to help inmates transition from life behind bars to life back in their respective...
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — The Rock County medical examiner has identified a man who was fatally shot in Beloit.
Twenty-eight-year-old James Tomten, of Janesville, died at the scene of the shooting on Saturday afternoon.
Beloit police say Tomten and his assailant apparently were acquainted. They do not believe there's an ongoing threat to the public. No one is in custody for the homicide.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) _ Regal Beloit Corp. (RBC) on Monday reported fourth-quarter net income of $55.6 million.
The Beloit, Wisconsin-based company said it had net income of $1.28 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $1.41 per share.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.31 per share.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — A door manufacturer based in Illinois is relocating its operations to southern Wisconsin.
Seal-Rite Door says it will open a new $16 million facility in Beloit that will employ about 80 people. The company is a subsidiary of Palmer-Donavin Manufacturing Co.
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation is providing Seal-Rite with up to $250,000 in state tax credits over the next three years.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — The Rock County Medical Examiner's Office has identified a man shot and killed in Beloit.
Authorities say 49-year-old Jose Reyes was shot several times inside a home about 8:15 p.m. Wednesday. He died later at a hospital.
Police have arrested a 20-year-old Beloit man and say they are not looking for any more suspects.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Beloit Memorial High School students have been reading up a storm thanks to Mary the comfort dog.
Mary, a golden retriever from the K-9 Comfort Dog Ministry offered through St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Janesville, visits special education teacher Beth Cox's classroom twice a month.
Last year, student Mauricio Ramos proposed the idea of having students read to a dog.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) _ Regal Beloit Corp. (RBC) on Monday reported third-quarter earnings of $51.3 million.
The Beloit, Wisconsin-based company said it had profit of $1.17 per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were $1.67 per share.
The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.61 per share.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — When the South Beloit Lions Club asked Rich and Verda Barclay if they would mind their group running a haunted house in their barn, it was a no-brainer.
"I said, 'of course. I love Halloween,'" Verda Barclay told the Beloit Daily News .
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Beloit resident Kevin Abb wants to help Beloit get healthy, and commemorate the life of his late wife Lorrie Finley Abb by planting fruit trees, flowers and a produce garden at the Beloit Boys and Girls Club and McNeel Elementary School.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin-based utility has shut down one of its largest coal-fired generators as it makes progress on the construction of a $700 million natural gas plant.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — A museum in Wisconsin that contains the world's largest collection of angels is closing.
Joyce Berg, who launched The Angel Museum 20 years ago with her personal collection, says it's shutting down due to a lack of funds, membership, corporate sponsors and volunteers.
Berg and her late husband, Lowell, started collecting in 1976 and she holds the record for the most angels, at 13,165. The museum contains 600 African-American angels donated by Oprah Winfrey.
JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) — Tom Kimball served four years of active duty starting in 1954 and four years in the reserves as a Navy corpsman.
Today, the 83-year-old lives in a dormitory setting at a former nursing home between Janesville and Beloit in the Housing 4 Our Vets program.
Kimball would not discuss how he became homeless about five years ago. He's in the facility now for the second time but feels comfortable about his plans to move to Wausau and take care of himself.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — The pain on 87-year-old Joyce Berg's face is visible when she talks about losing most of her angel family.
"I have to part with them," she laments, letting out a sigh and glancing at dozens of haloed and winged figurines in a display case.
The figurines include some of the dearest in her angel collection, which numbers at least 14,000.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say three people were hurt when a small plane crashed into a cornfield after taking off from the Beloit Airport in southern Wisconsin.
Winnebago County, Illinois, Deputy Chief Dominick Barcellona says the crash happened shortly after 8 a.m. Sunday. Barcellona tells WREX the plane apparently had an issue immediately after takeoff.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) _ Regal Beloit Corp. (RBC) on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $65.9 million.
On a per-share basis, the Beloit, Wisconsin-based company said it had net income of $1.50. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and restructuring costs, were $1.60 per share.
The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.61 per share.
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — Amid buzzing radio feedback, amateur radio operator Chuck Bell quickly tunes into a far-off signal, listening for a return as voices whir in and out of range.
"You pick up whatever the person on the other end is sending," he told the Beloit Daily News . "It's going to blow your mind here in a minute."
BELOIT, Wis. (AP) — From June until October, the Skelly family plays host to thousands of visitors eager to see their farm.
Nobody could've guessed that the homestead would become the agri-tourism destination that it has grown into, said third-generation owner Tom Skelly.