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  • Harriet J. Smith

    DIXON – Harriet J. Smith, 89, of Dixon, died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, at her home.She was born Sept. ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Carrie J. Muntean

    STERLING – Carrie J. Muntean, 77, of Sterling, died Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at Coventry Living Center in Sterling.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Fred M. Dauphin

    SAVANNA – Fred M. Dauphin, 92, of Savanna, died Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at The Alverno Rehab & Skilled Nursing facility in Clinton, Iowa.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Rick Gibson

    STERLING – Rick Gibson, 66, of Sterling, passed away suddenly Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, due to heart failure. Rick’s kindness and generosity will be rem ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Kevin J. Bohms

    ROCK FALLS – Kevin J. Bohms, 56, of Rock Falls, died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Carrie J. Muntean

    STERLING – Carrie J. Muntean, 77, of Sterling, died Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at Coventry Living Center in Sterling.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Janet A. Smith

    FULTON – Janet Ann Smith, 78, of Fulton, died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, at her home from Lou Gehrig’s disease.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Rev. Dale E. Luther

    MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. – The Rev. Dale Eugene Luther, 82 of Michigan City, formerly of Dixon, passed away Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, at St. Anthony Hospital ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Kathryn C. Foster

    AMBOY – Kathryn C. Foster, 75, of Amboy, died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, at KSB Hospital in Dixon after a sudden illness.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Laura Cripe

    ROCK FALLS – Laura Cripe, 46, of Rock Falls, died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at Transitions Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Rock Falls.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Join peaceful protest against traveling circus

    The Kelly Miller Circus will be coming to Dixon Wednesday, performing on the Dixon Assembly of God church grounds at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Many people ar ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Mowing down the issues

    The campaign TV ad that shows Gov. Pat Quinn mowing his Chicago lawn with a push mower harkens back to the day when human-powered lawn mowers were all ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • From our archives: National anthem celebrates a birthday

    Note to readers – Sauk Valley Media reprints editorials and articles from the past as a regular Monday feature. The following items appeared in the Te ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • In Ferguson, put transparency first, changes second

    In confusing public relations with public governance, the Ferguson City Council took one step forwar ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Senior center volunteers appreciated

    The Lee County Council on Aging would like to thank John Walker for making the delicious food for our Aug. 20 luau supper. We served more than 200 hun ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Appreciation for equestrian center support

    The White Oaks Therapeutic Equestrian Center would like to thank everyone who stopped by our booth at the Whiteside County Fair this year.
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Special week will celebrate the Constitution

    Wednesday will begin the national celebration of Constitution Week. The week-long commemoration of America’s most important document is one of our cou ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Thankful for support of Matt Madness

    There are times when words alone cannot express how thankful we are; this is one of those times. The family of Matthew Madsen Anderson would like to t ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • EPA proposal would protect rivers and lakes

    More than 32 million people each year visit waterways such as Lake Michigan and the Illinois River, according to a new Summer Fun Index by Environment ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Not all crime statistics are reported widely

    The letter by Jeannie Eichelberger on Sept. 3 titled “Young black men victimized” is a perfect example of the low-information voter. 
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • First day at Thomson job fair

    A visit to Thomson Correctional Facility in Thomson, Illinois on the first day of a job fair designed to help hire at least 300 workers by the end of ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 7:25 pm
  • Four Downs: Week 3 H.S. Football Recap

    An SVM sports video feature that recaps the previous week's high school football action around the Sauk Valley.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:19 pm
  • Rockets fall to Hawks

    The Hawks used a powerful running game, among other things, and rolled to a 40-0 victory against Rock Falls.
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 7:41 pm
  • Students sing anthem at elementary school

    Students at Jefferson School in Dixon gathered around the flagpole Friday morning to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the writing of the Star Spangl ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • SVM BLITZ: Week 3

    Sauk Valley Media Sports Editor Dan Woessner previews area high school football matchups around the Sauk Valley.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 3:49 pm
  • Four Downs: Week 2 H.S. Football Recap

    An SVM sports video feature that recaps the previous week's high school football action around the Sauk Valley.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 3:26 pm
  • Warriors cruise to 37-13 victory over Dolphins

    The Sterling Golden Warriors beat the Whitney Young Dolphins at Sterling Chevrolet Field Friday night.
    Sept. 6, 2014 - 12:33 am
  • Gov. Quinn in Rock Falls for Campaign Push

    Gov. Pat Quinn dropped by La Familia Restaurant in Rock Falls on Wednesday to drum up support for his campaign, and also to raise awareness for a refe ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • SVM BLITZ: Week 2

    Sauk Valley Media Sports Editor Dan Woessner previews area high school football matchups around the Sauk Valley.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 3:18 pm
  • Four Downs: Week 1 H.S. Football Recap

    An SVM sports video feature that recaps the previous week's high school football action around the Sauk Valley.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • High demand for laid-back local duo’s antiques

    FRANKLIN GROVE – It’s so laid back, it doesn’t even have a name.Dale Stinnett and Kim Meyer, both of ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Blue Moo dishin' up the dogs in Dixon

    Bacon-wrapped, deep-fried hot dogs slathered with slaw? You must have died and gone to heaven. Or at least to Dixon.
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Energy efficiency programs offered

    ROCK FALLS – Blackhawk Hills Regional Council has announced Heat, Air Ventilation And Cooling and custom energy efficiency incentives through the stat ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Shipping store on target for November opening

    ROCK FALLS – Milledgeville native Jamison Wiersema has spent the past 7 months traveling the country for his marketing job with a Chicago-based compan ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Donaldson plants earn recognition

    MINNEAPOLIS – Donaldson Co. Inc. has announced its Mexico, Cresco, Iowa, and Greeneville, Tennessee, facilities have received the 2013 Master of Quali ...
    Sept. 6, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Chamber plans network events

    ROCK FALLS – The Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce will host its first quarterly members’ meeting from noon to 1 p.m. Oct. 15 at 601 W. 10th St.
    Sept. 6, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Midnight magic in Morrison

    MORRISON – Creativity might be the sweetest ingredient at Matthew Henthorn’s Midnight Cake Shop.  Fo ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • 100 years later, Verucchi’s still in restaurant business

    SPRING VALLEY – It has stayed “la famiglia” for 100 years: Verucchi’s Ristorante in Spring Valley opened in 1914 at 600 N. Greenwood St., where it rem ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Chamber hires new employee

    Kadina Hodges has been named the Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce events coordinator. This new position is designed to help strengthen and build new eve ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Rock Falls Chamber to have quarterly meetings with members

    ROCK FALLS – The Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce next month will kick off a new program for its members.
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 1:15 am
 

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