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  • Tips to manage stress

    DIXON – Sinnissippi Centers offers these tips to help manage stress during the busy holiday seasonn ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • New reads hit shelves at Dixon library

    DIXON – More new books have arrived in November at Dixon Public Library, 221 S. Hennepin Ave., and are available to readers.
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Happy Tails opens wellness clinic

    ROCK FALLS – As part of its Pets for Life Program, Happy Tails Humane Society now offers low-cost preventive veterinary services to help pet owners ke ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Health department stresses diabetes awareness

    OREGON – Every November National Diabetes Month is observed to raise awareness of diabetes and its impact on the health of millions of Americans.
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Association honors caregivers

    PEORIA – In 1983, President Ronald Reagan, who was later diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, designated November as National Alzheimer’s Disease Aware ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Genealogists to give results

    PRINCETON – Bureau County Genealogy Society members will meet Thursday at the society library, 629 S. Main St.
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Check out Storybook Trail in Rock Falls

    ROCK FALLS – Imagine you are taking a walk along a nature trail, and you come upon a page form a children’s book, laminated and mounted on a stake. As ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Insurance sign-up dates at library

    DIXON – Health insurance registration under the Affordable Care Act are available from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursdays from Thursday until Jan. 31 at Dixon Publ ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Protest over Chicago teen’s shooting ties up retail district

    CHICAGO (AP) – Hundreds of protesters blocked store entrances and shut down traffic in Chicago’s rit ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 7:26 pm
  • Super Bowl of shopping more like a scrimmage

    NEW YORK (AP) – The annual ritual of Black Friday, as we know it, is over.Gone are the throngs of fr ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 7:26 pm
  • Holiday letters wanted for troops

    MOUNT MORRIS – Earth Angels in Ogle County will accept letters and cards through Friday to send to military personnel for the holidays.
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 8:39 pm
  • New bridge club meeting in Dixon

    DIXON – The new Dixon Area Evening Bridge Club meets at 5:30 p.m. Mondays at Post House Community Center, 100 W. Second St. Games are open to any play ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 7:20 pm
  • Standoff ends with gunman at Planned Parenthood

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) – A gunman was arrested Friday hours after opening fire at a Colorado S ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 8:30 pm
  • Santa to visit Rock Falls library; other events on tap

    ROCK FALLS – A free soup supper followed by a free program on essential oils will be offered Wednesday at Rock Falls Public Library, 1007 Seventh Ave.
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 8:10 pm
  • Home of Hope volunteers writing patients’ life stories

    DIXON – There’s an unassuming white binder on the end table at Home of Hope Cancer Wellness Center. It’s a veritable treasure chest, the contents of w ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 8:32 pm
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