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  • SubletteFest features family fun, music

    SUBLETTE – SubletteFest 2015 will kick off with a 5K Fun Run/Walk at 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 12. Craf ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Hear story of drummer boy in Sterling

    STERLING – Barry Cloyd will perform “Little Drummer Boy of Shiloh” at 2 p.m. Sept. 13 in Ryberg Auditorium at CGH Medical Center, 100 E. LeFevre.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:40 pm
  • Storage business opens in Rock Falls

    ROCK FALLS – Just a few months after the land was purchased, a new business is open at 1805 Industrial Park Road.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:43 pm
  • Dateline Dixon: Barber shop abundance downtown

    The Cutting Edge on Peoria Avenue is down the street from The Shaggy Edge. Head a block east of Stouffer’s Barber Shop on First Street and you’ll find ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Parents, students invited to take trip to Italy

    DIXON – An informational meeting on a trip March 21-28 to Rome and Florence, Italy, will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the cafeteria of Dixon High Scho ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:36 pm
  • Two birds, one mosquito pool in Whiteside test positive for West Nile

    STERLING – Two crows found in Whiteside County – one in Sterling, the other on the east edge of Rock Falls – tested positive for West Nile virus, the ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:37 pm
  • Firefighter memorial ceremony to be held at Sauk

    DIXON – The Blackhawk Firefighters Association will have a firefighter memorial ceremony at 1 p.m. Sept. 13 at Sauk Valley Community College, 173 stat ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:36 pm
  • Polo principal honored with excellence award

    POLO – Aplington Middle School sixth-grader Taryn Zell said that every time she walked past her principal at the time, Melydi Huyett, she smiled and w ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • One driver cited in school bus crash

    STERLING – The driver of one of the school buses that crashed Monday, sending two people to the hospital, is being cited for failing to yield, Sterlin ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Former VIVA! teacher gets probation in abuse case

    DIXON – A former Dixon vocal teacher, accused of abusing a student, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic battery and was given 2 years probation.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • New owner closes on car dealership

    STERLING – A third-generation car dealer from Geneva is the new owner of Sterling Chevrolet.Lee Schr ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • Local officials pleased as House overrides Rauner's changes to heroin bills

    DIXON – Local officials are rejoicing after the House voted to overrule Gov. Bruce Rauner’s controversial amendatory veto of a bill that would ensure ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:31 pm
  • Circus provides family fun in Rock Falls

    Amanda Valenica performs high in the big top tent Wednesday as the Carson & Barnes Circus comes to Gieson Motorsports in Rock Falls.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:24 pm
  • United Way of Lee County announces goal

    DIXON – Never let it be said that when the United Way of Lee County comes up with a fundraising goal, that they pull a number out of a hat.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • Inmate escapes near Princeton

    PRINCETON – Authorities are advising residents in the Princeton area to be on the lookout for an escaped prisoner who fled from a private transport co ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 11:11 pm
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