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  • Editorial cartoon for Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - Joe Heller

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    June 29, 2016 - 1:12 am
  • Stand up and oppose Great Lakes railroad

    To those who have opposed the Great Lakes Basin Transportation proposal, I thank you. To those who have not, please do so now.
    June 28, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • State puts politics and pensions above people

    A yearlong budget battle is set to push Illinois into uncharted waters.No state has gone without a b ...
    June 28, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Editorial: Caution on Dixon docks borne out by fewer boat registrations

    Last week, the Dixon City Council approved construction of a four-slip boat dock on the Rock River in the downtown area between the bridges.
    June 29, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • EDITORIAL: Newspapers across the state to lawmakers: Enough!

    Note to readers: The accompanying editorial, provided by The State Journal-Register, Springfield, is being published today in more than 60 newspapers ...
    June 28, 2016 - 11:17 pm
  • Editorial cartoons for Tuesday, June 28, 2016 – Joe Heller & Jeff Stahler

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    June 27, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • From our archives: Take it slow on new high school

    Note to readers – Sauk Valley Media reprints editorials and articles from the past as a regular Monday feature. The following items appeared in the Ga ...
    June 27, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Editorial cartoon for Monday, June 27, 2016 – Dave Granlund

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    June 27, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Amazing farms a barometer of U.S. greatness

    WASHINGTON – A long trip across this amazing country has dispersed the miasma of doom I have been su ...
    June 27, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Lovely time at ‘Sound of Music’ performance

    The musical, “The Sound of Music,” was awesome with great singers and, of course, beautiful, timeless music.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Kiwanis thanks all who helped to bring up grades

    The Kiwanis Club of Dixon wishes to thank everyone associated with the Bring Up Grades program during the 2015-16 school year.
    June 25, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • DHS thankful for support

    Dixon High School athletics and activities would like to thank the community for supporting our second annual “Rockin’ on the Rock.” 
    June 24, 2016 - 9:49 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Saturday, June 25, 2016 - Dave Granlund

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    June 24, 2016 - 9:49 pm
  • Downstaters need own state

    This morning [June 22] while selfishly bemoaning the rain (no golf today), I happened across a post on Facebook that stirred the ol’ gray matter. It s ...
    June 24, 2016 - 9:49 pm
  • Plan B emerges to end budget impasse

    In an editorial Tuesday in the Chicago Tribune, Gov. Bruce Rauner outlined a long overdue Plan B for resolving the state budget impasse.
    June 24, 2016 - 9:53 pm
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