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  • International academy could bring jobs to Mount Carroll

    MOUNT CARROLL – A former public school in Mount Carroll could be home to a new private educational institution that organizers say will bring 1,500 st ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Klahn circulating paperwork for public seat

    Note: This story has been updated to reflect that the general election in Nov. 8, not Nov. 1, as previously reported.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:42 am
  • Nov. 21 was one for the record books

    STERLING – Some cities in the Sauk Valley broke a temperature record Saturday night as Mother Nature brought the coldest November air the area has see ...
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • It's gonna be a cold night in the Sauk Valley

    STERLING – If anyone in the Sauk Valley is still digging out from the snow tonight, they could be doing it in record-low temperatures.
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Demmer receives health care award

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Health Care Association recently presented Rep. Tom Demmer, R-Dixon, the Voice of Senior Care Award at its annual conventio ...
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • SBM wins National Industries of the Blind partnership award

    STERLING – SBM has won a Partnership of Excellence Award from the National Industries of the Blind.R ...
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • County students explore apples, pumpkins

    Students throughout Ogle and Carroll counties were taught about apples and pumpkins through Agriculture in the Classroom.
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Polo High School Student of the Month, September: Brinley Peterson

    Brinley Peterson, 17, of Polo, is Polo Community High School's September Student of the Month. She is the daughter of Phil and Kris Peterson, and she ...
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Saturday, Nov. 21Alcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., closed, Big Book, United Methodist Church, 201 E. Chi ...
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Village prepares for festival

    MOUNT MORRIS – Christmas on the Village Square will be Dec. 5 in Mount Morris.A number of activities ...
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Community Events

    Saturday, Nov. 21Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, Twin City Market, indoors, 106 Avenue A, Sterling, 815 ...
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Funds for toys being collected

    MOUNT MORRIS – Mount Morris police and firefighters are asking for donations for this year’s Toys for Kids campaign.
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Doors open for holiday dinner

    ROCK FALLS – A community Thanksgiving dinner will be offered Thursday in the Family Life Center at Harvest Time Bible Church, 1802 Dixon Ave.
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Sterling library activities set

    STERLING – The Sterling Public Library, 102 W. Third St., will close Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday.
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Dixon agencies seek assistance

    DIXON – Dixon charities are asking for help to assist people in need during the holiday seasonKiwani ...
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 1:15 am
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