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  • Well-being center main focus of fair

    MOUNT MORRIS – A health and education fair will be from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday at Mount Morris Senior Center, 9 E. Front Street.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Meditation event scheduled at Odell

    MORRISON – Becky West, family nurse practitioner and meditation instructor, will present Mindfulness Meditation from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Ode ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Mental health group to meet

    DIXON – The NAMI Sauk Area support group will meet Tuesday at Sinnissippi Centers, 325 state Route 2.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Odell library needs gently-used books

    MORRISON – Odell Public Library and the Odell Public Library Friends’ Group is readying for the annual book and bake sale Nov. 5.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Ice cream with history at library

    PRINCETON – Bill Sisler will talk about Sisler’s Ice Cream of Ohio at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Princeton Public Library, 698 E. Peru St.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • YWCA needs ‘bricks’

    STERLING – The YWCA of the Sauk Valley, 421 First Ave. encourages everyone to build a Wall of Peace with them for this year’s celebration of the annua ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Kinzinger office hours established

    OTTAWA – Congressman Adam Kinzinger, R-Channahon, has announced his area office hours in the 16th District.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Naturalists ready to teach star lore

    MORRISON – Participants can explore the night sky from 4:30 to 9 p.m. Oct. 1 at Morrison-Rockwood State Park Marina & Restaurant, 18301 Lake Road.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Screenings set for Friday in Rochelle

    ROCHELLE – Life Line Screening will offer tests Friday at Hickory Grove Banquet and Conference Center, 1127 N. Seventh St.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Mountain biking time at local park

    DIXON – Rock River Valley Bicycle Club’s fall event, Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day, will be at 2 p.m. Oct. 1 at Lowell Park nature center, 2114 Lowel ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Tractor pulls, demo derby close out fair

    MORRISON – Rain did not deter the exhibitors from showing their projects at the Whiteside County Fair, Aug. 16-20.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Canal friends to meet Lincoln

    SHEFFIELD – Friends of the Hennepin Canal’s annual meeting and potluck fish fry will be at 1 p.m. Oct. 2 at the Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park Visi ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Video shows deadly encounter between police, black man

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – Video of a deadly encounter between Charlotte police and a black man shows his wife repeatedly telling officers he is not armed ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 9:09 pm
  • St. Mary students share inspiration in Dixon

    Students at St. Mary School in Dixon were spreading positivity Friday. As part of the “Walk, Pray, Love” campaign, students went around town with brac ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 8:53 pm
  • Behind closed doors: Officials see uptick of elder abuse cases in the Sauk Valley

    Editor's note: This story is the first in a series addressing elder abuse in the Sauk Valley. STERL ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:21 pm
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