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  • Editorial cartoon for Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 – Dave Granlund

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    Jan. 9, 2017 - 12:28 am
  • Ann McFeatters: Trump might want to rethink his take on technology

    WASHINGTON – Today, we will ponder the coming miracles of technology. The next few minutes will be a ...
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 12:26 am
  • Illinois social services under fire, again

    A recent Chicago Tribune series reveals more than a thousand possible cases of abuse and neglect at certain group homes in Illinois since 2011, some r ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 8:50 pm
  • Letter: Likes column by McFeatters

    Please disregard the naysayers and continue to publish the Ann McFeatters column. Many of your read ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 8:50 pm
  • Letter: Offers insulated houses for cats living outdoors

    Winter is here with freezing temps. I make insulated houses for people who are feeding cats outside that need shelter. I don’t charge for these, but d ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 8:51 pm
  • Letter: Literal belief in Bible is ‘dangerous’

    Thanks to Jay Bauer for his article Dec. 10 [“Is this season Christmas or the holidays?” The Reader’s Voice]. It had many responses. None were based o ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 8:52 pm
  • Theater sits idle too often; time to sell it

    A few weeks ago, Mykola Pawchuk wrote a letter concerning the Historic Dixon Theatre. I agree with the wisdom of selling the property to a private dev ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 8:49 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 - Joe Heller

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    Jan. 6, 2017 - 8:48 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 - Dave Granlund

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    Jan. 6, 2017 - 8:47 pm
  • What We Think: Sex trafficking must be fought, ended

    Raising awareness about injustice is the first step toward confronting it, fighting it, and ending it.
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 8:50 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Jan. 6, 2017 – Joe Heller

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    Jan. 5, 2017 - 10:18 pm
  • Dixon Knights of Columbus thank supporters of annual dinner

    The Dixon Knights of Columbus would like to thank the community, businesses and individuals who made our eighth annual Free Thanksgiving Dinner such a ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 10:18 pm
  • Byron York: It’s jump-to-conclusions vs. wait-and-see on Russia hacks

    President-elect Trump stirred yet more controversy Saturday night when, as he entered his New Year's Eve party at Mar-a-Lago, he said he is not convin ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 10:15 pm
  • SVM Editorial Board Roundtable: If you had to move to another state, which would you choose?

    This week’s question: There’s been a lot of talk about Illinoisans pulling up stakes and leaving. If you had to move to another state, which would you ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 9:22 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017 - Dave Granlund & Jim Morin

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    Jan. 4, 2017 - 10:37 pm
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