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  • Believes city's utility deposit system unfair

    Mr. Dick Simon [electrical director, Rock Falls Electric Utilities], why are you picking on people who pay their bills on time?
    April 14, 2015 - 11:32 pm
  • Underdog Lincoln still revered, 150 years later

    Americans love to root for underdogs.When underdogs prevail, their accomplishments are greatly celeb ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:32 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Wednesday, April 15, 2015

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    April 14, 2015 - 11:32 pm
  • Sexual assault on campuses must end now

    April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. This year’s campaign focuses on sexual assault on college campuses.
    April 13, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Music played noteworthy role during Civil War

    For nearly 4 years, Iowa and the nation have been commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. We have recalled the battles and the bravery a ...
    April 13, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • EDITORIAL: Help victims; keep an eye on sky

    "Extending generosity toward the victims, and being alert when weather conditions turn nasty, are two apt responses to [a] tornado outbreak."
    April 13, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • From our archives: All hail, victorious Army of Potomac

    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 ...
    April 12, 2015 - 10:44 pm
  • Thank you for support of fundraiser

    The Immanuel Lutheran Church of Rock Falls Pulled Pork Sandwich Supper was a huge success, thanks to so many.
    April 11, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Thank you for successful fundraiser

    Many thanks to everyone who helped make Lee County Council on Aging’s 25th annual chili supper a success.
    April 11, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Family Fun Night was a big success

    I would like to thank the many hands who helped make Washington School’s Family Fun Night a huge success.
    April 11, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • State’s people can’t wait, but our parks can

    While reading the SV Weekend on April 4, we read with dismay about the proposed $1 million cut in state funding for Sinnissippi Center.
    April 10, 2015 - 8:26 pm
  • Couch potatoes avoid exercising – their rights

    Fitness experts point to the sedentary lifestyle as a chief culprit in the obesity epidemic that plagues many Americans.
    April 10, 2015 - 8:27 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Saturday, April 11, 2015 - Heller

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    April 10, 2015 - 8:26 pm
  • Cut state fairs, not funds for those in peril

    Recently, Gov. Bruce Rauner announced another round of budget cuts for the current fiscal year. These cuts will hurt the people served by community hu ...
    April 10, 2015 - 8:26 pm
  • Seat on board declined because of incompatibility

    With much sincerity and appreciation, I want to thank the voters in Rock Falls for electing me to the honorable position on the Rock Falls High School ...
    April 10, 2015 - 8:26 pm
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