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  • Group will filter input on Dixon schools facilities plan

    DIXON – The leadership group seeking community input on the Dixon School District's long-range facility plan also will determine which options are off ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:15 pm
  • Hit-and-run suspects now jailed in Illinois

    MORRISON – Two Rock Falls men charged in an April hit-and-run accident that left a Sterling man critically injured are behind bars in Illinois.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:15 pm
  • Smiddy writes check to Tampico day care

    TAMPICO – State Rep. Mike Smiddy was in town Thursday to visit a new day care center and write a check to the hosts.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 6:35 pm
  • A dig that bears fruit in Sterling

    MORRISON – Two Rock Falls men charged in an April hit-and-run accident that left a Sterling man critically injured are behind bars in Illinois.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:16 pm
  • Community work day for Wipfli employees

    Kreider Services client Jacob Hoak carries a shovel full of dirt to a waiting wheelbarrow Thursday morning at a south Dixon work site. Hoak was lendin ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 9:55 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
  • Top 5 things to do this weekend

    Score up some fun in DixonDIXON – The Metropolis Symphony of Chicago will perform music from "Star W ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 3:35 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Friday, Sept. 19Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planni ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Folk music, camping this weekend at Who Else

    NELSON – The ninth annual Folk Festival will be Friday through Sunday at Who Else Land, 126 Anderson Drive.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Scarecrow Festival will feature wrestling show in Dixon

    DIXON – The 18th annual Scarecrow Festival returns from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 27 in downtown Dixon. 
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Emotions mount on final day of Scottish campaign

    EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) – For Scots, Wednesday was a day of excitement, apprehension, and a flood o ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • House grudgingly OKs arms for Syrian rebels

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The Republican-controlled House voted grudgingly to give the administration author ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Iraq premier nixes US ground troops

    BAGHDAD (AP) – Iraq’s new prime minister ruled out stationing U.S. ground troops in his country, chi ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • West Frankfort man convicted of burning girlfriend

    BENTON (AP) – A southern Illinois judge on Tuesday convicted a West Frankfort man of setting his girlfriend on fire.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Highland teachers strike for 5th school day

    HIGHLAND (AP) – A teacher strike in southwestern Illinois’ Highland School District continued for th ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
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