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  • New officers seated

    STERLING – The CGH Health Foundation's annual meeting was Aug. 14. Three new trustees will be seated at the September meeting.
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Area restaurant contest finalist

    DIXON – Culver’s of Dixon is one of about 500 restaurants in regional finals of the nationwide Culver’s Crew Challenge.
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger Honored as Guardian of Small Business by NFIB

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Federation of Independent Business, the nation’s leading small business association, named U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Manufacturers, educators reach out to parents

    STERLING – Good jobs in manufacturing are available in the region, and the push is on to get the word out.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 7:25 pm
  • G’s comes in from the cold in Sterling

    STERLING – Anyone who wants to get a burger from G’s Food Truck will no longer have to battle the elements to get one.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:48 pm
  • Business Notebook: New store makes calling a noncontract sport

    STERLING – For those shopping for phone plans, there is a new player in town. Sauk Valley Cellular r ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:49 pm
  • Local Jimmy John's shops not part of credit card breach

    ROCK FALLS – Jimmy John’s locations in the Sauk Valley are not part of the latest data breach to affect credit card customers nationwide, local store ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 3:44 pm
  • Department store teams up with Goodwill

    The Goodwill Sale at Bergner’s continues through Oct. 4.This year marks the 20th anniversary of the ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Tech savvy students share their knowledge

    STERLING — Two local 20-year-olds want to help bring Sauk Valley residents into the 21st century. "T ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:11 pm
  • The ‘BEST’ way to move forward

    STERLING – The Business Employment Skills Team is one of the best programs Sterling has to offer, according to Alicia Olalde of Rock Falls.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Comcast closing Rock Falls service office

    ROCK FALLS – Time is running out for local Comcast customers to pay their bills at the company’s service center at U.S. Route 30 and 13th Avenue.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 9:19 pm
  • High demand for laid-back local duo’s antiques

    FRANKLIN GROVE – It’s so laid back, it doesn’t even have a name.Dale Stinnett and Kim Meyer, both of ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Blue Moo dishin' up the dogs in Dixon

    Bacon-wrapped, deep-fried hot dogs slathered with slaw? You must have died and gone to heaven. Or at least to Dixon.
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Energy efficiency programs offered

    ROCK FALLS – Blackhawk Hills Regional Council has announced Heat, Air Ventilation And Cooling and custom energy efficiency incentives through the stat ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Shipping store on target for November opening

    ROCK FALLS – Milledgeville native Jamison Wiersema has spent the past 7 months traveling the country for his marketing job with a Chicago-based compan ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 1:15 am

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