Latest Rock County, Wisconsin Stories

2014-11-27 12:21:44

New grant enables all Janesville schools to get training by the end of 2015 JANESVILLE, Wis., Nov.

Image 1 - Following A Watershed's Winding Path To Sustainability
2012-03-11 07:17:32

Cherokee Marsh, it's called, this sunken enclave surrounded by cattails and bulrushes. The marsh is a mere dot on a map of the state of Wisconsin, but its importance reaches far beyond the wetland's edge.

2011-06-10 00:00:30

URT will collect and recycle old household electronics at no cost on June 18, 2011 from 10am-2pm at Janesville Mall (Janesville, WI), East Towne Mall (Madison, WI) and West Towne Mall (Madison, WI), and June 25, 2011 from 10am-2pm at its Janesville processing facility, 2535 Beloit Ave., Janesville, WI. Janesville, WI (PRWEB) June 09, 2011 Universal Recycling Technologies (URT) is celebrating its recent successes and ongoing commitment to responsible recycling with a series of free community...

2009-12-22 14:37:00

MADISON, Wis., Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, three of Alliant Energy Corporation's (NYSE: LNT) top tier subsidiaries accelerated their planned 2010 contributions to pension and retirement plans.

2009-08-18 09:15:00

EVANSTON, Ill., Aug.18 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial employment in Wisconsin fell 5% over the past twelve months according to the 2010 Wisconsin Manufacturers Register(R), an industrial directory published annually by Manufacturers' News, Inc. (MNI) Evanston, IL.

2009-06-01 15:17:00

Purchase will replace output previously obtained from purchased power agreement with RockGen Facility MADISON, Wis., June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wisconsin Power and Light Company (WPL), a subsidiary of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE: LNT), closed on the purchase of the Neenah Energy Facility, an existing 300 megawatt, simple cycle, natural gas-fired electric generating facility located in the Town of Neenah, Wisconsin.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.