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  • Adventists offer DVD ministry in Rock Falls

    ROCK FALLS – A free Christian ministry with informational DVDs is available Fridays at Rock Falls Seventh-day Adventist Church, 501 W. Second St.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 7:55 pm
  • Top 5 things to do this weekend, Jan. 23-25

    Funky Munky wrestling in DixonDIXON – See some wrestling for a good cause at 1:30 p.m. Sunday in the ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 10:38 am
  • Bicyclist, 81, seriously injured in hit and run

    ROCKFORD – An 81-year-old Mount Morris bicyclist is in serious condition today after being struck by a semitrailer in a hit-and-run Wednesday morning.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 2:40 pm
  • Aniston dazzles, even if she won’t get an Oscar for ‘Cake’

    A comedy that barely flirts with funny and a grim weeper that never quite raises a tear, “Cake” has ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:18 pm
  • Trivia competition benefits Dixon schools; deadline to enter is Friday

    DIXON – A day before the Super Bowl, get your trivia on by participating in Stupor Bowl 2015.The ann ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:22 pm
  • Festival 56 set to hold auditions

    PRINCETON – Festival 56 will hold auditions for the summer season at 2 p.m. Saturday at Grace Performing Arts Center, 316 S. Main St.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • Chip Messiner to perform at Fifth Friday

    FRANKLIN GROVE – Chip Messiner, a disc jockey for Rockford radio station Q 98.5 FM, will trade his soundboard for an acoustic guitar and perform at 7 ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:20 pm
  • Lawmaker altering school funding formula overhaul

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – The Democrat sponsoring a contentious plan to overhaul the state’s nearly 20-year ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • Local singer Fischbach heading to Hollywood

    MORRISON – Many of you might be sad, wondering why you didn't see local musician Alex Fischbach's audition on Wednesday night's "American Idol."
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • Pass (on) the salt?

    Snowy weather and icy conditions make for unsafe driving conditions. The answer? Road salt, obviously. That’s been the only real answer for the better ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Judge orders Crundwell retirement funds be sent to government

    DIXON – On Wednesday, a federal judge ordered about $90,000 in retirement fund reimbursements owed to former Comptroller Rita Crundwell be turned over ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 6:45 pm
  • Dixon attorney disciplined over alcohol abuse

    DIXON – The law license of Dixon attorney Kelly Patrick Ward was suspended for 2 years, and that suspension was immediately put on hold and will not b ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Picturesque moment frozen in time at Sinnissippi

    Tiffani Fisher and Kamryn Dickinson have an engagement photo taken by friend Elizabeth Megill on Wednesday afternoon in Sinnissippi Park. The group to ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 6:43 pm
  • Byron nuclear plant assessment cut $27 million

    OREGON – Various local taxing bodies will receive less property tax income as a result of a $27 million reduction in the assessment of the Byron Gener ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 8:04 pm
  • Ostomy group to meet in Sterling

    STERLING – The Sterling Area Ostomy Association will meet at 6 p.m. Monday in Classroom 1 at CGH Medical Center, 100 E. LeFevre Road.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:09 pm

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