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  • Millie Powers Carr

    WALNUT – Millie Powers Carr, 77, of Walnut, died Sunday, March 1, 2015, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    March 2, 2015 - 4:44 pm
  • Anita L. Specht

    ROCKTON – Anita L. Specht, 58, of Rockton, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at her home.Visitation will ...
    March 2, 2015 - 4:50 pm
  • Paula J. Panice

    STERLING – Paula J. Panice, 58, of Sterling, died Sunday, March 1, 2015, at her home.She was born Oc ...
    March 2, 2015 - 4:44 pm
  • Juan L. ‘John’ Lira

    STERLING – Juan L. “John” Lira, 63, of Sterling, died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    March 2, 2015 - 7:10 pm
  • Vickie K. Reed

    ROCK FALLS – Vickie K. Reed, 59, of Rock Falls, died Sunday, March 1, 2015, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. She worked at the former Norco gas stat ...
    March 2, 2015 - 4:53 pm
  • Lorie A. Folsom

    MORRISON – Lorie Ann Folsom, 57, of Morrison, died Sunday, March 1, 2015, at Rockford Memorial Hospital. She was a school bus driver with RC Smith Tra ...
    March 2, 2015 - 4:56 pm
  • Roland F. Steward

    MILLEDGEVILLE – Roland F. Stewart, 82, of Milledgeville, died Sunday, March 1, 2015, at his home.Vis ...
    March 2, 2015 - 4:50 pm
  • Dennis Stoudt

    ROCK FALLS - Dennis Stoudt, 66, of Rock Falls, died Sunday, March 1, 2015, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    March 2, 2015 - 4:50 pm
  • Carl E. Hicks

    ROCKFORD – Carl E. Hicks, 74, of Rockford, died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at Aperion Care Amboy.He wa ...
    March 2, 2015 - 4:55 pm
  • Scherrie L. Uhlig

    DIXON – Scherrie Lynn Uhlig, 68, of Dixon, died Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    March 2, 2015 - 4:56 pm
  • Dukes down Warriors, 56-43

    The Dixon Dukes built a lead it never relinquished in a 56-43 win over the Sterling Golden Warriors.
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 9:34 am
  • Sterling graduate joins chamber

    Annely Salgado has been named the Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce marketing, customer-relations manager.
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Area builder earns national award

    Rural Renovators of Franklin Grove received the National Frame Builders Association Award, 2014 Building of Year during the Feb. 18-20 NFBA Exposition ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Grant application deadline nears

    OREGON – Grant Applications for United Way program funding will be accepted until 5 p.m. March 27 from Ogle County-based nonprofit organizations provi ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • United Way to honor volunteers

    STERLING – The United Way of Whiteside County’s annual Campaign Celebration will be March 11.The pu ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Rotarians deliver valentines to seniors

    ROCK FALLS – Members of the Rock Falls Rotary Club recently met. Gabi Duz, Rotary Youth Exchange stu ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Perms and braids and extensions, oh my!

    There’s a new place in town to get your glam on. Sisters Natikka and Alexis Lerma opened Nasos Salon ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 7:43 pm
  • Business Notebook: Sterling bakery on the move

    STERLING – Aurelio’s Bake Shop is moving to 517 Locust St. in Sterling. Owner Aurelio Gallardo has been at 406 Avenue G since starting the business in ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • New chiropractor opening in Prophetstown

    PROPHETSTOWN – Beginning next week, a new chiropractor will call Prophetstown home.Renew Chiropracti ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • Grants benefit 4-H Foundation

    The 4-H Foundation has received a $30,000 donation from ADM Cares, a part of the Archer Daniels Midland Co.
    Feb. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Area counties receive grants

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Emergency Management Agency awarded funding to Local Emergency Planning Committees.
    Feb. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am

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