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  • Memory workshop planned in Sterling

    STERLING – Registration is open for “Hold That Thought – A Brain Health Program” from 10 to 11:30 a.m. June 20 at the University of Illinois Extension ...
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Designer to speak about custom quilts

    DIXON – Petunia City Quilters will meet at 7 p.m. June 6 at First Presbyterian Church, 110 E. Third St.
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Developmental center camp to start

    DIXON – A summer camp for children with disabilities will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. June 13 to 15 at Florissa, 101 E. First St.
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Hydrants need brightening

    MOUNT MORRIS – Individuals, groups, and organizations can compete for prizes and help decorate Mount Morris by painting its 200 fire hydrants.
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Area pigeons earn their wings in races

    STERLING – The May 15 Rock River Valley Racing Pigeon Club’s 250-mile races results are in.Stan Mey ...
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Sauk graduate earns scholarship

    MORRISON – Heather Dauen of Sterling has been named the Whiteside County Natural Area Guardians 2016-17 $500 scholarship winner.
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Ag container recycling to start

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Agriculture has made arrangements to recycle empty agrichemical containers.
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Extension briefs

    Bees highlight of upcoming programFULTON – Bee Natural, will be from 9 a.m. to noon June 6 at Andres ...
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Students earn scholarships

    AMBOY – Lee County Farm Bureau Foundation scholarships have been awarded to seniors pursuing degrees in agriculture-related fields of studies.
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Master Gardeners graduate

    OREGON – Master Gardener intern Melody Mott of Oregon is on the job in Ogle County.This year, 22 gra ...
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • FHN-area schools to benefit from sport-clinic proceeds

    FREEPORT – June and July sports physicals will be offered by FHN Memorial Hospital health care providers.
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • College honors

    Scott Community CollegeMOLINE – Those graduating May 18 from Scott Community College are: Dixon: Amy ...
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Business committee names scholars

    STERLING – This year, the Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce awarded seven scholarships for the 2016-17 academic year.
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Bank to help with college ag property

    FREEPORT — Jeff Snyder, Forreston State Bank CEO, announced that the bank will become one of the key sponsors of instructional activities for the 2016 ...
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Mental health group helps with crisis training costs

    NAMI Sauk Area recently presented $3,000 to Mobile Team Unit 1, a group of local and state law enforcement officers who serve six surrounding counties ...
    May 28, 2016 - 1:15 am
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