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  • Council floats idea for rate increase in Mount Carroll

    MOUNT CARROLL – Mount Carroll City Council members dipped their toe in the water Tuesday night to see how the public feels about a sewer rate increase ...
    April 27, 2016 - 9:30 pm
  • Dixon Park District on the hook for $28,000

    DIXON – Though not hit as hard as other local taxing bodies to rectify a $168 million error made by the state, the Dixon Park District will lose about ...
    April 27, 2016 - 9:12 pm
  • Building trades program offers students skills, references

    STERLING – As Newman Central Catholic High School senior Logan Whitman described the layout of the kitchen at 505 Fourth Ave. on Wednesday afternoon, ...
    April 27, 2016 - 9:17 pm
  • Sparks will fly in Rock Falls

    ROCK FALLS – Fireworks have been added to the city's already jam-packed entertainment lineup the weekend of June 25-26.
    April 27, 2016 - 9:14 pm
  • Vacated Dixon manufacturing building sold

    DIXON – A manufacturing site left empty with the departure of Anchor Coupling from Illinois has been sold.
    April 27, 2016 - 9:20 pm
  • Pure inspiration: Dixon native a finalist in art competition

    DIXON – Dixon native and Chicago artist Nora Kate Balayti is one of four artists throughout the nation to compete in an art contest for a German brewe ...
    April 27, 2016 - 9:23 pm
  • Where are They Now: Oregon grad will take full hearts over smarts

    Maisie Mahoney was poised to change the world.One of 13 girls on the IHSA All-State Academic Team, s ...
    April 27, 2016 - 9:30 pm
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