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  • Jerrad Heath McConnell

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Jerrad McConnell of Sacramento, formerly of Dixon, died Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, after ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Larry L. Dussair

    APPLETON, Wis. – Larry L. Dussair, 79, of Appleton, formerly of the area, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, as the result of Alzheimer’s disease.
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Linda K. Berogan

    DIXON – Linda K. Berogan, 66, of Dixon, died Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, at KSB Hospital in Dixon, after a long fight with ovarian cancer. She worked for ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Anna L. Johnson

    DIXON – Anna Lusetta Hetler Johnson, 70, of Dixon, passed away Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, at Serenity Hospice & Home in Oregon.
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Laurence ‘Larry’ Sullivan

    ROCK FALLS – Laurence “Larry” Sullivan, 86, of Rock Falls, died Friday, Sept. 4, 2015, at Sterling Pavilion.
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Scott H. Hill

    SURPRISE, Ariz. – Scott H. Hill, 50, of Surprise, died Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, at the Cancer Treatment Center of America in Goodyear, Arizona. 
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Arthur L. Temple

    CLINTON, Iowa – Arthur L. Temple, 89, of Clinton, formerly of Fulton, died Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, at Eagle Point Nursing and Rehabilitation Center i ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Irma J. Tiesman

    MORRISON – Irma J. Tiesman, 81, of Resthave Home in Morrison, died Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, at the home.
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Kathy Waller

    CHADWICK – Kathy Waller of rural Chadwick died Friday, Sept, 4, 2015, at her home.McDonald Funeral H ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Harold Eugene ‘Hal’ Thicksten

    TUSTIN, Calif. – Surrounded by his loving family, Harold Thicksten, 75, of Tustin, passed away Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, at his home, from complications c ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Lanark business puts BBQ on wheels

    LANARK – Custom Catering and BBQ is not your typical sit-down restaurant. In fact, co-owners Scott H ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 3:17 pm
  • How to Get your Kids Comfortable in the Water

    Getting your child to be comfortable in water isn’t difficult as long as you are patient and take the necessary steps.
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 3:31 pm
  • Oregon woman to serve on board

    EAST PEORIA – Hana Hinkle, assistant director of the Rural Health Workforce Development-National Center for Rural Health Professions, recently was ele ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Hardware store changes hands in Forreston

    FORRESTON – Forreston Hardware is now Koeller Forreston Hardware. Owner Monty Cotter sold the store at state Routes 72 and 26 to Gary and Jane Koeller ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 1:20 pm
  • Little Sprouts in Lanark expands its evening hours

    LANARK – The new Little Sprouts Daycare and Preschool will be adding hours to accommodate Thomson federal prison employees who work the second shift.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 2:28 pm
  • Sloan buys area Deere dealership

    FULTON – One of the largest John Deere dealerships in the world now has a presence in Fulton.Sloan I ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 10:51 am
  • Clothing retailer coming to Northland Mall

    STERLING – Glik's, a new apparel retailer, will move into an empty space next to Maurice's in Northland Mall in mid-October, said Karyn Brouilette, ge ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 2:14 pm
  • Business owners qualify for program

    "Extra Electric Energy Solutions" is a Trade Ally with Commonwealth Edison to assist Oregon business owners under the Small Business Energy Savings Ac ...
    Aug. 22, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Schools team up with area bank

    STERLING – Sterling and Newman Central Catholic High schools, and Dixon High School, participated in the Financial Scholars Program through by Sterlin ...
    Aug. 22, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • The benefit of kids playing on teams

    It’s hard to drive anywhere now and not see a youth swimming or soccer practice. You can’t even see what’s going on inside of gymnasiums and the YMCA, ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 2:10 pm

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