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  • Caroline J. Albee

    AMBOY – Caroline J. Albee, 72, of Amboy, died Monday, May 4, 2015, at Rockford Memorial Hospital. She worked at Allied Locke Industries for 25 years b ...
    May 5, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Virginia Dee Hill

    ELIZABETH – Virginia Dee Hill, 57, of Elizabeth, died Sunday, May 3, 2015, at Midwest Medical Center in Galena.
    May 5, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Shirley A. Huffman

    DIXON – Shirley Ann Huffman, 74, of Dixon, died Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at Franklin Grove Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She worked in the banking i ...
    May 5, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Jo Ann Ross

    SAVANNA – Jo Ann Ross, 78, of Savanna, died Monday, May 4, 2015, at her home.Law-Jones Funeral Home ...
    May 5, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Guadalupe M. Rivera

    MUSCATINE, Iowa – Guadalupe M. Rivera, 81, of Muscatine, passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at All-American Care Center in Muscatine.
    May 5, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Eugene H. 'Gene' Frost

    HARVARD – Eugene Herbert “Gene” Frost, 85, of Harvard, died Sunday, May 4, 2015, at Rosewood Manor in Delavan, Wisconsin.
    May 5, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Robert R. Rudiger

    MANLIUS – Robert Randall Rudiger, 83, of Manlius, died at 10:30 p.m. Saturday, May 2, 2015, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    May 5, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Harold A. Smith

    ALBANY – Harold A. Smith, 89, of Albany, formerly of Coleta, died Sunday, April 12, 2015. He worked at Northwestern Steel and Wire Co. in Sterling.
    May 5, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Ruth E. Koser

    STERLING – Ruth E. Koser, 89, of Sterling, died Sunday, May 3, 2015, at Resthave Nursing Home in Morrison.
    May 5, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Edward I. Hiher

    SAVANNA – Edward I. Hiher, 88, of Savanna, died Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at his home.Law-Jones Funeral ...
    May 5, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • 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
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Thursday, May 7Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plannin ...
    May 5, 2015 - 9:07 pm
  • 5K race party for racers Friday in Dixon

    DIXON – A registration and kickoff party Friday for the Torch's 5K race is open only to race registrants, people picking up their packets, and their f ...
    May 5, 2015 - 5:35 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Wednesday, May 6Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planni ...
    May 4, 2015 - 7:56 pm
  • Registration open for Lee sheriff's 5K run

    DIXON – The Lee County Sheriff’s Department will offer a Torch’s 5K on Saturday to benefit Northwest Illinois Special Olympics.
    May 5, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • Postal carrier food drive is Saturday

    STERLING – Postal carriers will collect food for local pantries Saturday during the annual National Association of Letter Carriers food drive.
    May 4, 2015 - 7:01 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Tuesday, May 5Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planning ...
    May 3, 2015 - 8:31 pm
  • Fine arts night is Thursday at Sauk

    DIXON – Sauk Valley Community College students will perform at a fine arts performance hour at 7 p.m. Thursday in the college’s Mathis Theatre, 173 st ...
    May 3, 2015 - 5:40 pm
  • Cancer doc series starts Thursday

    STERLING – Screenings of “The Quest for the Cures Continues,” an 11-part documentary on cancer prevention and treatment, will start Thursday at Abidin ...
    May 3, 2015 - 5:41 pm
  • Steak fry proceeds to help with camp

    DIXON – Boy Scout Troop 93 will sponsor a steak fry from 5 to 7:30 p.m. May 16 at the Knights of Columbus, 506 W. Third St., in Dixon.
    April 2, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Church to mark 150th anniversary

    STERLING – Grace Episcopal Church, 707 First Ave., Sterling, will celebrate its 150th anniversary with open houses from 2 to 5 p.m. May 14 and 4 to 7 ...
    April 2, 2015 - 1:15 am

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