A maintenance man under contract with Walmart told police he didn't want to go to work on Thursday. Instead of calling in sick, however, Francisco J. Vargas, 29, of Detroit, Mich., called in a bomb threat according to police reports.
In the meantime, Janesville's unemployment remains above the state and national average. Janesville ranked 275 out of 372 metropolitian areas. The March unemployment rate is an unadjusted 10.2 percent.