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  • Facility was 'kind, caring'

    This letter is about the Franklin Grove Living and Rehabilitation Center under the direction of Kathy Clark in Franklin Grove.
    March 24, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Elect Kuhn mayor of Dixon

    Having interviewed Jeff Kuhn a few weeks back, I find that Jeff has great knowledge of what this city needs.
    March 24, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Vote Stone for Oregon mayor

    I want to endorse and support Tom Stone for mayor of Oregon. I spent 24 years serving the city of Oregon, 31⁄2 years as commissioner and 201⁄2 as mayo ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Vote Gibler and clean house

    Bob Gibler has a real love for Dixon. His character speaks of a man who will always roll up his sleeves and help someone in need. He’ll bring integrit ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Vote Venier for city council

    I am writing in support of Mike Venier’s candidacy for the Dixon City Council.  The fact that Mike i ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • 'I will work to improve government'

    I want to give the voters of the 3rd Ward a voice, a choice, and a chance to change Rock Falls city government.
    March 24, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • 'Search out solutions to fix roads'

    My name is Linda Pennell. I was the alderwoman-at-large for Sterling; at that time, I was Linda Marley. I served from 2009 to 2013, after which I move ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • 'Our city has come a long way'

    It has been an honor and a privilege to represent the residents of the city of Rock Falls 3rd Ward over the past two decades. I pledge to continue my ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Let students leap at CAD course chance

    If I were a student or recent high school grad, I would take Mr. Schwendau up on his offer in a heartbeat [“Educator to pay it forward with CAD course ...
    March 23, 2015 - 4:38 pm
  • ‘Accountable, professional, honest’

    I am Chris Wilen and a candidate for Ward 2 alderwoman in the city of Sterling. I have worked in the Sterling-Rock Falls community since I was 15 and ...
    March 23, 2015 - 4:38 pm
  • Better options for funds than boat docks

    I’m writing in response to the article wherein Mayor Jim Burke is reported to be making his last big push for boat docks. The article indicates the do ...
    March 23, 2015 - 4:38 pm
  • Vote Considine for city council

    I wonder sometimes what Dixon might be like today if we could have used the funds that should have been rightfully ours. Should have, could have, will ...
    March 23, 2015 - 4:38 pm
  • Kuhn ready to work for Dixon

    Last summer, I had the pleasure of meeting Mr. Jeff Kuhn, checking on the progress of the work being done on the streets in the neighborhood. He was v ...
    March 23, 2015 - 4:38 pm
  • ‘Time, energy, and desire to serve’

    I am Shirley Sharp, 80 years young, and I am running for Ward 2 alderwoman. I was born and raised in ...
    March 23, 2015 - 4:38 pm
  • Note to readers

    David A. Miller, also a candidate for Sterling City Council, Ward 2, did not submit a candidate's column.
    March 23, 2015 - 4:38 pm
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