Fog/Mist
43°FFog/MistFull Forecast

News

  • "Unraveling the Day' planned in Stockton

    STOCKTON – Heritage Arts will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 1 at Holy Cross Church, 223 E. Front Ave.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 7:12 am
  • Childcare training to be offered in Dixon

    DIXON – Child Care University, a series of workshops for childcare providers, will be from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. March 4.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 7:12 am
  • Sessions will cover life stories

    THOMSON – The University of Illinois Extension will offer “Share Your Life Story,” a writing series at 10 a.m. at Thomson Public Library, 1005 W. Main ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 6:59 am
  • Bridge players get three-way tie

    DIXON – The results are in for the Feb. 6 Monday Night Bridge Club’s Swiss Team event.The first-plac ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 6:58 am
  • BSA donates computers

    ROCKFORD – The Blackhawk Area Council of Boy Scouts recently presented four new computers to local non-profit youth organizations at the Boy Scout Ser ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 6:59 am
  • Donors sought for local blood drive

    POLO – Staff from Rock River Valley Blood Center will have a blood drive from 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Faith United Methodist Church, 702 E. Dixon St.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 6:58 am
  • Two fairs set for April; space open

    WALNUT – Walnut Public Library will have an art and craft fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 8, to coincide with the vendor fair at Walnut Community Ce ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 6:59 am
  • Friends of the Canal to hold hike Sunday

    ROCK FALLS – Friends of the Canal will have its monthly Hike the Canal Sunday. The hike will be fro ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 7:15 am
  • Tampico Royalty attended the Ronald Reagan Birthday

    Tampico Royalty attended the Ronald Reagan Birthday Party Feb. 6. In the front row are Princess Rylee Zais Prince Carter Brady; and in the back are Ki ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 6:58 am
  • Support group to gather at Sinnissippi Center

    DIXON – NAMI Sauk Area Support Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 28 at Sinnissippi Centers, 325 state Route 2.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 7:16 am
  • Evening in jail benefits museum

    ROCHELLE – Jail House Rock, featuring wine and cheese, will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Feb. 25 at Flagg Township Museum, Sixth Street and Fourth Avenue.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 6:58 am
  • Two roads now have restrictions

    DIXON – The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced that postings to restrict the allowable gross vehicular weights went into effect on tw ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 7:17 am
  • Sauk offers training session

    DIXON – A 1-day Occupational Safety and Health Administration Safety and Health Day Conference will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 8 at Sauk Valley Co ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 6:58 am
  • From the lense of Tanner Raab

    Tanner Raab of Rock Falls is a young photographer with an eye for the beauty around him. ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 6:56 am
  • Winners of the 43rd annual Youth Bowling Tournament

    Winners of the 43rd annual Youth Bowling Tournament by Coloma Township Park District of Rock Falls competed at Paone’s Blackhawk Lanes in Sterling. Th ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 6:56 am
  • National video



    Reader Poll

    There’s a movement afoot in the Illinois Legislature to name former President Barack Obama’s birthday (Aug. 4) as a legal holiday in Illinois. What do you think?
    Good idea
    Bad idea
    Not sure
    No opinion