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  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Friday, July 25Women, infants and children clinic; and family planning services, all by appointment ...
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Locals can go green at Art of Green Festival

    The Art of Green Festival, to be held Aug. 9-10, was created in part to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the John Deere Historic Site in Grand Deto ...
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Tractor ride set for Sublette park

    SUBLETTE – Sublette’s annual One Day Tractor Drive will be Aug. 6 at Sublette Centennial Park on West Street.
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • City asked to help pay for library improvements in Dixon

    DIXON – The Dixon Public Library is asking the city for help with about $1.5 million in building repairs.
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Ogle sheriff's second job not quite full time

    In his first 5 weeks as maintenance coordinator for the Forrestville Valley School District, Ogle County Sheriff Michael Harn didn’t quite work full t ...
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • All SHS students – who attend session – get to use laptops this fall

    STERLING – It looks like the days of using a writing utensil and a pad of paper are coming to an end at Sterling High School.
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Event to feature merchant displays

    STERLING – The 16th annual Sauk Valley Media Senior Showcase will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 5 at Northland Mall, 2900 E. Lincolnway.
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Touch a Truck returns to riverfront

    ROCK FALLS – The Optimist Club of Rock Falls will host the 2014 Touch a Truck event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 2 at the remains of the Reliant Fasten ...
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Tennis court project behind schedule at Sterling High

    STERLING – It might take longer than expected, but students at Sterling High School soon will have a new and safer place to play tennis.
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Triplets to sing at church in Fulton

    FULTON – Southern Mississippi triplets The Red Roots will sing and play banjo and guitar at 6:30 p.m. July 31 at Spring Valley Reformed Church, 10960 ...
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Sign-up on for free backpacks, supplies

    MORRISON – Requests can be made until Aug. 1 for Crossroads Community Church’s Missionz for Kidz fifth annual Backpack Mission.
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Reagan Trail Days offers week full of events

    DIXON – The Reagan Trail Days will run from Aug. 3-10 and will be highlighted by a concert featuring nationally touring artist Lyle Lovett.
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Harvest Festival returns for 35th year

    FRANKLIN GROVE – The 35th annual Harvest Festival will run from Aug. 1-3 in Franklin Grove. The theme of this year's festival is honoring Franklin Gro ...
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Doddy makes first appearance in Lee County

    DIXON – A Rockford man charged with murdering two people, one a Sterling native, made his first appearance in Lee County court Wednesday morning.
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Search for salt comes up empty in Lee County

    DIXON – The Lee County Board will have an emergency meeting Friday to figure out how to avert a potential disaster: a winter without road salt.
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
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