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  • Halo employees attend meeting

    SAN DIEGO – HALO Branded Solutions recently concluded its annual National Sales meeting with record attendance.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • 4-H’ers named state delgates, alternates

    AMBOY – Additional trophy winners at the Lee County Fair are:BeefGrand Champion Performance Tested B ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Life planning session offered

    DIXON – KSB Community Wellness and Lee County Council on Aging will have “My Final Wish” at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Post House Ballroom, 100 W. Second ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Donors needed for church blood drive

    DIXON – An American Red Cross blood drive will be from 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church hall, 110 E. Third St.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Certification class for food managers

    MENDOTA – A food service sanitation manager certification course will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 27 in Conference Room C at OSF Saint Paul Medical ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Area performers welcome at center

    DIXON – Open Mic Night’s first act will start at 7 p.m. Friday at Post House Community Center, 100 W. Second St.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Canal hikers to take ‘Kingfisher’

    The Friends of the Canal will have its monthly Hike the Canal, “Kingfisher” on Sunday.The 3.2 mile w ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Forum features suicide awareness

    STERLING – A Suicide Talk Workshop will be from 10:30 a.m. to noon Sept. 7 At Bethel Reformed Church, 230 E. 23rd St.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Klogs and more featured in sale

    STERLING – The CGH Auxiliary will have a shoe sale Tuesday.The Show Road Productions' merchandise wi ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Lunch, fishing in Thomson

    THOMSON – Area youth, ages 5-12, are encouraged to register for the Sept. 10 Kids Fishing Day at the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fis ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Walnut yearbooks sought

    WALNUT – Walnut Public Library, Main and Heaton streets, needs Walnut High School annuals to fill in for gaps in its collection.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Trip list announced by center

    STERLING – A number of trips have been planned at Whiteside County Senior Center, 1207 W. Ninth St., where payment must be made.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Sign-ups wanted for September mall trip

    DIXON – Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1013 Franklin Grove Road, will have a bus trip Oct. 10 to Coral Ridge Mall and Tanger Outlet Mall in the Iowa City, ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • RF graduate to lead United Way

    The United Way of Whiteside County has named Robbie Minor of Rock Falls as the 2016 campaign chairman.
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • A view from the top

    MILLEDGEVILLE – Chuck Uhing is teetering on the verge of a world record.The 77-year-old retired weld ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 9:22 pm
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