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Kyle Rittenhouse Verdict: Not Guilty

On Friday Kyle Rittenhouse, 18, was acquitted of all charges regarding the deadly shootings that happened last summer in Kenosha, Wisconsin. He was accused of killing two people and shooting another during a protest after a White Kenosha police officer shot Jacob Blake, a Black

Emerging Details of Gateway Business Park Sale

New details on the development of the 56-acre property in Beloit’s Gateway Business Park have emerged. The sale of land was approved by Beloit City Council, as previously reported on by the Round Table. The 56.27 acres at 1901 Gateway Blvd. sold for $562,700. As

Travis Scott Festival Turns to Mayhem For Fans

On Nov. 6 an estimated 50,000 fans gathered in Houston, Texas to watch the rapper and producer Travis Scott perform at his “Astroworld” Festival. “Astroworld” is Scott’s annual music festival. It is also the title of his 2018 album.  The crowd squeezed in tight preparing

2022 Budget Approved By Beloit Council

A unanimous approval by The Beloit City Council on the city’s 2022 budget happened Monday, Nov. 1. Data gathered by the Beloit Daily Mail informs us that the budget reflects a major capital project as well as a slight increase in taxes and fees for

1,200 Year Old Dugout Canoe Found in Lake Mendota

On Tuesday, Nov. 2, the Wisconsin Historical Society raised a 1,200-year-old dugout canoe from Lake Mendota. The canoe was first discovered back in June by Tamara Thomsen and Mallory Dragt, workers at Diversions Scuba. The two cruised under the 9,781-acre lake on a couple of

Increase of Cigarette Sales Over the Last Year

During the COVID-19 pandemic there has been an increase in cigarette sales for the first time in two decades. According to The Federal Trade Commission’s annual cigarette report manufacturers sold 203.7 billion cigarettes last year. In comparison with 2019’s report, 202.9 billion cigarettes were sold,

Beloit College Alumni Wins Regional Emmy Award

Tim Jacobson, a Beloit College alum, has won a second Emmy award for his recent nature documentary “Decoding the Driftless” at the 22nd Upper Midwest Regional Emmy Awards Gala. The film takes its viewers on an adventure through air over Wisconsin’s unglaciated region, otherwise known