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  • Day Trip: ‘A Jewel on the Mississippi’

    DUBUQUE, Iowa – In its setting along the Mississippi River, Dubuque, Iowa, has an artistic style waiting to be discovered.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Top 5 things to do this weekend

    Dock diving dogs in Rock FallsROCK FALLS – Southtown K9 will host the North American Dock Diving tri ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 9:06 am
  • Bustos visits with student veterans at Sauk

    DIXON – When Ashley DeArmitt left the Navy in 2012, she was nervous about transitioning into the real world.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 9:09 am
  • Schilling: Debate the issues

    STERLING – The mud has been flying from both camps of late in the 17th Congressional District race, but Republican Bobby Schilling said he wants to re ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 9:16 am
  • Carroll sheriff: Speeding caused crash that killed teen

    SAVANNA – The Carroll County teenager who was killed in a crash June 20 was speeding, the Carroll County Sheriff’s Department said in a news release T ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Lyle Lovett concert returning next week

    DIXON – Lyle Lovett will make his way back to town next week. Lovett’s Aug. 4 outdoor concert was ca ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 9:11 am
  • Annual Ladies Night Out seeking vendors

    DIXON – Vendors are needed for the 2014 Ladies Night Out, which will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Brandywine Banquet and Conference Center, 441 ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • Dixon wastewater treatment plant nominated for award

    DIXON – Dixon’s wastewater treatment facility is one of seven municipal operations to be nominated for a state award.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Future of Dixon boat docks ‘up to the community’

    DIXON – The idea to install boat docks along the downtown riverfront hasn’t been abandoned, but is in a bit of a holding pattern.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Lee County zoning meeting canceled

    DIXON – The Lee County Zoning Board of Appeals Sept. 4 meeting has been canceled.The next will be he ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • On the Rise: Youth conference set for Sept. 6

    ROCK FALLS – Youngsters can hear Willet’s uplifting message now, or in person Sept. 6 at Rise Youth Conference.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Superintendent hire could be made before holidays

    DIXON – If all goes according to plan, the Dixon School District will have a new superintendent named before Thanksgiving.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • A new vision for Bureau Valley

    MANLIUS – Over the next 5 years, the Bureau Valley community will strive to build a new vision for the school district.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Set a weekend course for Sublette Car Show

    SUBLETTE – Got a Mustang? Your chance to show it off is Sept. 6 at the annual Sublette Car Show.The ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Husband wants new charges dropped

    DIXON – A Dixon man who is accused of killing his wife is seeking dismissal of two new murder charges.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Harmonica master returns to TNPS

    DIXON – Think Beethoven meets Blues Traveler. For Corky Siegel, it’s a happy, albeit unconventional, marriage.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Bistro brings French flair to downtown Dixon

    DIXON – Avez-vous faim? Well, there’s a brand new downtown restaurant with a French flair that can ease your hunger pangs, and it’s worth stepping aro ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Rauner, Schilling to stump in Sterling

    STERLING – Bruce Rauner, the Republican candidate for governor, will be in Sterling this weekend as part of his statewide bus tour.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Fulton police seek public’s assistance

    FULTON (MCT) – The Fulton Police Department is asking for assistance in locating two men who alleged ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Taking their celebration to the stage in Dixon

    Dixon high school friends practice a dance routine Wednesday afternoon at the band shell at Page Park in Dixon. Kora Heitzler (left), Cassie VanSickle ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:16 am
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