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  • Candidates may circulate petitions

    OREGON – Petitions for candidacy in the primary election on March 15 are available in the Ogle County Clerk’s office at the courthouse, 105 S. Fifth S ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Farmers sought for annual give back to community program

    ST. LOUIS – America’s Farmers Grow Communities will partner with farmers to award more than $3.3 million to community nonprofit organizations nationw ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • STERLING – A book and gift fair will be from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 4 at the second-floor conference room at KSB Hospital, 403 E. First St.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Club announces upcoming rides

    The Tri-City Trail Riders club ride will be at 10 a.m. Aug. 20 at Morrison-Rockwood State Park, 18750 Lake Road, Morrison.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Counters needed at Apple River

    APPLE RIVER – The public is welcome to join Terrence N. Ingram, president of the Eagle Nature Foundation, to count birds from dusk to dawn Sept. 12 a ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Quilters plan Thursday show

    PRINCETON – The Covered Bridge Quilters Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Evangelical Covenant Church, 24 N. Main St.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Support group meets Monday

    ROCK FALLS – Celebrate Recovery will meet from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at New Hope Baptist Church, 902 W. 12th St.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Driver's license course Thursday in Sterling

    STERLING – A Rules of the Road review course will be held from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Sterling Township office, 108 Fourth Ave., Suite 2.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Saturday, Aug. 29Alcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., closed, Big Book, United Methodist Church, 201 S. Chi ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 4:10 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Friday, Aug. 28Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plannin ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 7:26 pm
  • Garden Plain Road near Morrison to reopen today

    MORRISON – Garden Plain Road west of Morrison, closed since June 15 for culvert replacement, will reopen today.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 6:22 pm
  • Firefighters' Fill the Boot drive Saturday in Rock Falls

    ROCK FALLS – The annual Fill the Boot fundraiser will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of First Avenue and Third Street.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 6:23 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Thursday, Aug. 27Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plann ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 3:37 pm


  • Reader Poll

    An 82-year-old Sterling man recently parachuted from a plane for the first time. Would you ever skydive?
    Yes, I've never done it but would try it
    Yes, I've already skydived and enjoy it
    No, I've never done it and don't want to
    No, I've done it and don't want to again