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Simonton public event Feb. 10

Published: Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

AMBOY – John Simonton, a candidate for the Republican nomination for Lee County sheriff, will have a coffee-with-the-candidate event from 7 to 8:30 a.m. Feb. 10 at Amboy Family Restaurant, 211 E. Main St. The public is welcome.

Simonton, a Dixon police officer and a retired state police lieutenant, is challenging incumbent John Varga in the Republican primary March 18.

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