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  • Pamela A. Rotenberger

    PINNELAS PARK, Florida – Pamela Ann Rotenberger, 57, of Pinellas Park, formerly of Rock Falls and Sterling, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at Gr ...
    May 29, 2015 - 8:15 pm
  • Edith N. King

    STERLING – Edith N. King of Sterling passed away peacefully Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, at her home.She w ...
    May 29, 2015 - 8:15 pm
  • Darlene O. Vancil

    DIXON – Darlene O. Vancil, 95, of Dixon, died Thursday, May 28, 2015, at Dixon Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.
    May 29, 2015 - 8:15 pm
  • Edward A. Tucker

    FULTON – Edward A. Tucker, 63, of Fulton, died Friday, May 29, 2015, at his home.Bosma-Renkes Funera ...
    May 29, 2015 - 8:15 pm
  • Alan R. Repass

    ROCK FALLS – Alan Ray Repass, 31, formerly of Rock Falls, died Thursday, May 28, 2015, of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
    May 29, 2015 - 8:15 pm
  • Anna M. Pritchard-Styfhoorn

    STERLING – Anna M. Pritchard-Styfhoorn, 87, of Sterling, formerly of Rock Falls, died Thursday, May 28, 2015, at Sterling Pavilion, surrounded by her ...
    May 29, 2015 - 8:15 pm
  • Connie J. Strenge

    DIXON – Connie Jean Strenge, 61, of Dixon, died Thursday, May 28, 2015, at Serenity Hospice & Home in Oregon. She was a cosmetologist at Coventry Vill ...
    May 29, 2015 - 8:15 pm
  • Rita E. Brickle-Buhlman

    ROCK FALLS – Rita E. Brickle-Buhlman, 58, of Rock Falls, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at her home. She was a coil finisher at Micron for about 5 years.
    May 29, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • Agnes L. Zuidema

    MORRISON – Agnes L. Zuidema, 83, of Morrison, died Saturday, May 23, 2015, at her home. She was a homemaker.
    May 29, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Vicky K. Ennis

    DIXON – Vicky Kay Ennis, 68, of Dixon, died Thursday, May 28, 2015, at her home. She was employed by Lawrence Brothers as a machine operator.
    May 29, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Former Dixon nurse to serve as hospital president

    PEORIA – OSF Saint Paul Medical Center, the newest member of the OSF Healthcare System, was welcomed into the ministry April 1.
    April 11, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Assistant training to be offered

    ROCHELLE – Sterling-Northwestern Illinois Center for Independent Living will have a personal assistant class.
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • 'Silver City' part of upcoming meeting

    STERLING – Consuelo Castillo Kickbush will speak May 5 at the Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce's Hispanic Business Leaders Committee meeting at Ce ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Burn victim to speak at meeting

    DAVENPORT, Iowa – John O’Leary, international motivational speaker, will bring his story of lifelong perseverance from 9 to 11 a.m. April 25 at the Mi ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • NCI employees earn recognition

    The Northwest Central Illinois Works honored Caitlin Holt of Rochelle and Jenna Wolber of Rock Falls with an Individual Achievement Award.
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Open house for new wing planned

    MORRISON – Resthave Retirement & Nursing Home, will have an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. April 12 at 408 Maple Ave.
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Rochelle hospice earns recognition

    ROCHELLE – Unity Hospice, 201 S. Seventh St. Suite 101, has become a national partner of We Honor Veterans, a campaign developed by the National Hospi ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Senator to speak at annual dinner

    ROCK FALLS – State Sen. Sue Rezin, R-Morris, will speak at the Whiteside County Republican Central Committee annual Lincoln Day Dinner April 24 at the ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Michael Clark of the Twin Cities Sunrise Rotary hosted, Frank Rausa. Frank spoke about restoring the Black Hawk statue and preserving Native American ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • The end of an era at Bunny's Bait Shop

    DIXON – One day in 1972, Ray and Irene Hays' youngest daughters caught the entrepreneurial spirit. Their lives would never be the same.
    April 2, 2015 - 9:32 pm
  • Caterpillar stop on center’s trip

    STERLING – Whiteside County Senior Center and Lee County Council on Aging will offer a trip June 10 to Peoria.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Registration ready for golf fundraiser

    STERLING – Hospice of the Rock River Valley’s 13th annual memorial golf outing will be June 26 at Emerald Hill Golf Course, 16802 Prairieville Road.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Post office reports on food collected

    STERLING – Local postal workers collected about 34,000 pounds of food May 9 during the Stamp Out Hunger food drive.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Amplified phones available through Whiteside senior center

    SPRINGFIELD – Free amplified telephones are available through Illinois Telecommunications Access Corp. for those with hearing loss.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Event for dogs, owners planned

    STERLING – Happy Tails Humane Society’s Dog Fest and Run for the Paws 2K Fun Run will be June 13 at Grandon Civic Center on East Fourth Street.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Sign-ups open for 5K memorial

    STERLING – The Brad Onken Memorial S.M.A.R.T. Summer Sizzler 5K Run-Walk will be June 7 at Sinnissippi Park, 1100 Sinnissippi Road.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Public welcome to ‘touch a truck’

    STERLING – The Sterling Park District will be Touch a Truck Day from 10 a.m. to noon June 13 in the parking lot of Bethel Reformed Church, 230 E. 23rd ...
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    TodayRed Cross blood drive, 7-11 a.m., 112 W. Second St., Rock Falls. Appointment: 815-625-0382.Alco ...
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Parade entries wanted in Ashton

    ASHTON – The 150th anniversary of Ashton’s incorporation will be celebrated June 11-14.A parade will ...
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Local students place in writing contest

    MOLINE – Two Sauk Valley students received awards in this year's PBS Kids Go Writers Contest through WQPT.
    May 30, 2015 - 1:15 am

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