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  • Bowes settles into Rock Falls office

    ROCK FALLS – A small, suburban-based home health care company is finding a responsive market in the Sauk Valley.
    May 21, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • Rock Falls High School April Student of the Month: Carmina Lopez

    ROCK FALLS – Carmina Lopez, 17, of Rochelle, is Rock Falls High School’s April Student of the Month. She is the daughter of Beatriz and Carmelo Lopez ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • Students go full Rudolph for a good cause in Dixon

    Fourth-graders in Mary Shippert's class at St. Mary's School in Dixon wear red noses Thursday in recognition of Red Nose Day, an event geared to raise ...
    May 21, 2015 - 6:52 pm
  • Anchorage to Amboy in a Model A

    AMBOY – Codey Fredenhagen was nervous. It was nearly 7 a.m. May 3, and he had just arrived in Anchorage the night before. Now here he was, waking up a ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • Registration due for cancer survivor meal in Rock Falls

    ROCK FALLS – Registration is due by May 29 for the Whiteside County Relay for Life survivor dinner, which will begin at 6 p.m. June 2 at Harvest Time ...
    May 21, 2015 - 9:42 pm
  • Rockin' Slots will open next month

    ROCK FALLS – The owner of the city's newest video gambling parlor wants it to look like Vegas, but without the noise.
    May 21, 2015 - 9:42 pm
  • Rock Island group brokering Reliant project on Rock Falls riverfront

    ROCK FALLS – The Rock Island Economic Growth Corporation is working with the city's economic development group on a mixed-use riverfront project.
    May 21, 2015 - 10:10 pm
  • Greyhound schedule, start date released

    DIXON – Dixon is days away from having daily bus service to Chicago, Davenport, Iowa, and cities in between.
    May 21, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • Police: Pedestrian 'intentionally' walked in front of semi

    MORRISON – The 53-year-old pedestrian who was struck and killed on U.S. Route 30 this morning deliberately walked in front of the semitrailer, police ...
    May 21, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • Memorial Day observances set across Sauk Valley

    The sacrifices of military personnel will be recognized this weekend at Memorial Day programs throughout the Sauk Valley. All observances except Baile ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:45 am
  • Let's Feed Our Children kicks off June 2

    STERLING – The demand just keeps growing. Whiteside County United Way's free summer lunch program, " ...
    May 21, 2015 - 9:48 am
  • Lincoln mural campaign kicks into high gear

    STERLING – Plans to unveil the Sterling Mural Society’s 20th mural to mark the organization’s 20th anniversary are progressing, but help is needed to ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Graduating seniors to be honored tonight

    DIXON – Graduating seniors from Dixon High School will be honored tonight for their academic and athletic accomplishments.
    May 21, 2015 - 12:45 pm
  • Board re-hires French teacher in Sterling

    STERLING – Sterling High School French teacher has good reason to say “merci” after Wednesday night’s Sterling School Board meeting.
    May 20, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Bird flu should concern some, not all

    STERLING – With the highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) confirmed in several surrounding states, Andrew Larson says Illinois is on an “island sur ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:31 am
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