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  • Many KSB 'people' train at Sauk

    “At KSB Hospital, It’s the People!”That’s more than a tag line, but rather a way of doing business h ...
    April 5, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • Thankful for successful Relay event

    Many thanks are extended to those who volunteered their time, talents, and treasures to make the kickoff for the Relay for Life of Whiteside County su ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Thank you for successful Farmers’ Night

    The Rock Falls Rotary Club would like to thank the many people who made the 67th annual Farmers’ Night on March 16 a success. 
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Arellano for Dixon mayor

    As April 7 is soon approaching, I hope everyone keeps Dixon’s best interest in mind.Hearing Mr. Arel ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Vote Pennell for alderwoman

    I have known Linda Pennell for 20 years, and I find her to be of good moral character.She qualifies ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Vote Stoker for school board

    Jill Stoker is running as a candidate for the Dixon Board of Education. We have known Jill for more than 40 years.
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Vote Arellano for fresh start

    I am writing in response to Mayor Burke’s Reader’s Voice letter on March 26 criticizing Liandro Arellano’s comment during the mayoral candidate forum: ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Arellano for Dixon mayor

    “Neither do people pour new wine into old wineskins. If they do, the skins will burst; the wine will run out and the wineskins will be ruined. No, the ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Vote Schielein for school board

    I am a local businesswoman, and through committee work, I have observed and worked with Jim Schielein, and I have seen how lucky we are to have a man ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Will not vote for Bob Gibler

    As a past officer of both the Lee County Historical and Lee County Genealogical societies, and a current member of the recently merged Lee County Hist ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Vote Wilen for city council

    Of the three candidates for 2nd Ward alderman in Sterling, I believe that Christine "Chris" Wilen is the best choice.
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Considine for commissioner

    On April 7, we have a very important election here in the city of Dixon, one that will determine what direction our city will go in the coming years.
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Elect officials with experience

    Vote intelligently. Our city needs you.Dixon is entering into a new governmental system. We need off ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Vote Gibler for city council

    To the people of Dixon:As a former Dixon resident and business owner, I would like to endorse Bob Gi ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Vote Venier for city council

    I am writing to urge the citizens of Dixon to vote for Mike Venier for Dixon City Council.Mike was b ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
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