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  • Severe weather could snarl holiday travel

    CHICAGO (AP) – A wintry mix of Gulf Coast thunderstorms expected to travel north, predicted snowfall ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 9:59 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Thursday, Dec. 25Christmas Holiday - check with facilities to see if they are open.Women, infants an ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Jobless rate falls in all 12 Illinois metro areas

    CHICAGO (AP) – For the fifth time in the past 6 months, the unemployment rate dropped in each of Ill ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Man gets 7 years for swindling elderly victims

    CHICAGO (AP) – A federal judge in Chicago has sentenced a Canadian man to 7 years in prison for swin ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Walgreen fiscal 1st-qtr profit jumps 16 percent

    Stronger sales from established stores helped Walgreen trump first-quarter expectations, and the nat ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Bustos to run for Senate in 2016?

    STERLING – A spokesperson for Rep. Cheri Bustos wouldn't confirm or deny a recent report that said the congresswoman is considering a run for Senate.
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 8:49 pm
  • 3 family members file petitions for Dixon Park Board

    DIXON – Four seats on the Dixon Park District Board are up for election. Three candidates have filed – all members of the same family.
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • Sterling Park District will continue to manage golf course

    STERLING – After looking at three private management proposals, the park district has decided to continue running the Emerald Hill Golf Course.
    Dec. 24, 2014 - 10:18 am
  • Sterling park board incumbents run unopposed

    STERLING – The last day to file for the Sterling Park District Board of Commissioners has passed, and it appears four incumbents will run unopposed.
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 10:10 pm
  • WHOA therapeutic equestrian center seeks donations

    MORRISON – White Oaks Therapeutic Equestrian Center is trotting out its Christmas wish list.As part ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 9:45 pm
  • Board OKs $1 million loan for facility upgrades

    MORRISON – Morrison Community Hospital will borrow $1 million to make repairs and improvements to the facility, in an attempt to keep the federal gove ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • Holiday spirit blooms in Franklin Grove

    FRANKLIN GROVE – The holiday spirit blossomed at the Christmas Walk on Dec. 12, and for Scott Spangler, a 45-year veteran of the Santa suit, something ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • Government moves to seize Crundwell's trophies

    DIXON – The U.S. government located about 700 trophies former Comptroller Rita Crundwell won during horse competitions, and filed a motion in federal ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 4:08 pm
  • Blagojevich brother: I was fed 'pawn' to get then-governor

    CHICAGO (AP) – The brother of imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich says in a new book tha ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 10:01 pm
  • Man who helped subdue gunman among Carnegie Heroes

    PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Pennsylvania township parks director who helped subdue a gunman charged with k ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 9:39 pm
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