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  • Holiday sweets to be sold at church

    ROCK FALLS – A Valentine’s sweet shoppe bake sale will start at 8 a.m. Feb. 13 at First Christian Church of Rock Falls, 506 Fifth Ave.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Boy becomes school champion

    DIXON – Garrett Helfrich of Dixon won St. Anne School’s competition in the 28th annual National Geographic Bee.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Film's part of family activities at library

    FRANKLIN GROVE – The movie "Hotel Transylvania 2" will be shown from 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 26 at Franklin Grove public library, 112 S. Elm St.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Labor history to feature Thursday at teacher program

    STERLING – The Rock River Valley Illinois Education Association Retired will meet for lunch and business at 4 p.m. Thursday at the Sterling IEA office ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Social media on meeting agenda

    DIXON – PFLAG Sauk Valley will meet Feb. 21 in the Eels Room at St. Luke Episcopal Church, 221 W. Third St.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Help available to quite smoking

    ROCHELLE – Ogle County Health Department will offer a smoking cessation class starting Tuesday at Rochelle Community Hospital, 900 N. Second St.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Honor Rolls

    Merrill School, Rock FallsHigh HonorsThird grade: Madilyn Blackburn, Danica Brooks, Abigail Dobrez, ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Bridge winners get 60 percent

    DIXON – The Dixon Monday Night Bridge Club has announced its Feb. 1 results.Mimi Boysen and Barb Her ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Company names board member

    MINNEAPOLIS – Donaldson Co. Inc. announced that its board of directors declared a regular cash dividend of 17 cents per share, payable March 2, to sha ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • College Honors

    Bradley UniversityPEORIA – Jolee A. Park of Milledgeville graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Transportation to benefit from sale

    STERLING – A fundraiser for Whiteside County Public Transportation will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday through Friday in Room 22 on the second flo ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Beef producer joins association

    LEE – Brooklynn Hulmes of Lee is a new junior member of the American Angus Association, based in St. Joseph, Missouri.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Five Amboy residents facing felony drug charges

    AMBOY – Five Amboy residents are facing an array of cocaine- and marijuana-related charges stemming from a joint Dixon/Lee County investigation, autho ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 8:49 pm
  • Get your pet a new do in Oregon

    OREGON – A former Sterling pet groomer has moved her business to Oregon.A Furry AffHair – Primp Your ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 6:07 pm
  • What local educators say about finding new teachers

    In response to an ROE request for feedback on their recent applicant pools, here's what Sauk Valley administrators said:
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 9:02 pm
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