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  • Lyle Lovett concert returning next week

    DIXON – Lyle Lovett will make his way back to town next week. Lovett’s Aug. 4 outdoor concert was ca ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 9:11 am
  • Annual Ladies Night Out seeking vendors

    DIXON – Vendors are needed for the 2014 Ladies Night Out, which will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Brandywine Banquet and Conference Center, 441 ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • Dixon wastewater treatment plant nominated for award

    DIXON – Dixon’s wastewater treatment facility is one of seven municipal operations to be nominated for a state award.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Future of Dixon boat docks ‘up to the community’

    DIXON – The idea to install boat docks along the downtown riverfront hasn’t been abandoned, but is in a bit of a holding pattern.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Lee County zoning meeting canceled

    DIXON – The Lee County Zoning Board of Appeals Sept. 4 meeting has been canceled.The next will be he ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • On the Rise: Youth conference set for Sept. 6

    ROCK FALLS – Youngsters can hear Willet’s uplifting message now, or in person Sept. 6 at Rise Youth Conference.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Superintendent hire could be made before holidays

    DIXON – If all goes according to plan, the Dixon School District will have a new superintendent named before Thanksgiving.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • A new vision for Bureau Valley

    MANLIUS – Over the next 5 years, the Bureau Valley community will strive to build a new vision for the school district.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Set a weekend course for Sublette Car Show

    SUBLETTE – Got a Mustang? Your chance to show it off is Sept. 6 at the annual Sublette Car Show.The ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Husband wants new charges dropped

    DIXON – A Dixon man who is accused of killing his wife is seeking dismissal of two new murder charges.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Harmonica master returns to TNPS

    DIXON – Think Beethoven meets Blues Traveler. For Corky Siegel, it’s a happy, albeit unconventional, marriage.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Bistro brings French flair to downtown Dixon

    DIXON – Avez-vous faim? Well, there’s a brand new downtown restaurant with a French flair that can ease your hunger pangs, and it’s worth stepping aro ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Rauner, Schilling to stump in Sterling

    STERLING – Bruce Rauner, the Republican candidate for governor, will be in Sterling this weekend as part of his statewide bus tour.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Fulton police seek public’s assistance

    FULTON (MCT) – The Fulton Police Department is asking for assistance in locating two men who alleged ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Taking their celebration to the stage in Dixon

    Dixon high school friends practice a dance routine Wednesday afternoon at the band shell at Page Park in Dixon. Kora Heitzler (left), Cassie VanSickle ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:16 am
  • Brief lockdown at Clinton hospital

    CLINTON, Iowa (MCT) – Mercy Medical Center initiated a lockdown procedure Tuesday morning after an i ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Great-granny, 91, of Mount Morris makes first jump

    ROCHELLE – It’s OK to scream. That was just one tip Dorothy Morris received Sunday before jumping ou ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:23 pm
  • An evening of ‘light’ entertainment in Mount Morris

    MOUNT MORRIS – An evening of entertainment is planned Friday to celebrate the 39 Victorian-style street lights installed this month around Kable Squar ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Motorcycle crash victim from Chicago improving

    MOUNT MORRIS – A Chicago woman is still in a Rockford-area hospital almost a month after being critically injured in a head-on motorcycle crash that l ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Drop off electronics, recyclables Friday in Oregon

    OREGON – The Ogle County Solid Waste Management Department’s monthly residential recycling day will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the south ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
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