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  • Editorial cartoon for Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - Dave Granlund

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    May 9, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Backing Trump is not without its consequences

    WASHINGTON – For the next 6 months, we must watch the mortifying process of Republicans girding thei ...
    May 8, 2016 - 9:29 pm
  • From our archives: Lowden launches his bid for governor

    Note to readers – Sauk Valley Media reprints editorials and articles from the past as a regular Monday feature. The following items appeared in the Te ...
    May 8, 2016 - 9:48 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Monday, May 9, 2016 – Jerry Holbert

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    May 8, 2016 - 9:30 pm
  • Thank you for success of pie auction

    What a huge success was the 17th annual WSDR Pie Auction held April 22.During that time when 31 area ...
    May 7, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Torn flags are disrespectful; let’s fix them

    I’m sending you some pics as to why I’m writing you. I’ve tried contacting Sterling Park District, but no one answers the phone there.
    May 6, 2016 - 6:26 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Saturday, May 7, 2016 - Joe Heller

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    May 6, 2016 - 6:16 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Saturday, May 7, 2016 - Jim Morin

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    May 6, 2016 - 6:18 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Saturday, May 7, 2016 - Dave Granlund

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    May 6, 2016 - 6:16 pm
  • As Obama visits Vietnam, world waits for real reform

    President Barack Obama’s visit to Vietnam this month is an opportunity to remind that authoritarian ...
    May 6, 2016 - 6:15 pm
  • Statesmen scarce in Illinois’ darkest hour

    A reader asked: “Can Illinois be salvaged?”I take it he wonders whether our state can stem its popul ...
    May 6, 2016 - 6:15 pm
  • Torn flags are disrespectful; let’s fix them

    I’m sending you some pics as to why I’m writing you. I’ve tried contacting Sterling Park District, but no one answers the phone there.
    May 6, 2016 - 6:10 pm
  • Editorial: Leaders ignore moms’ advice at state’s peril

    News editors traditionally challenge reporters to double-check the facts in their stories. “If your ...
    May 6, 2016 - 6:13 pm
  • Unhappy with transgender story

    As a result of the April 18 front page SVM news article headlined “Transition,” I wish to cancel my subscription to your newspaper immediately. Keep t ...
    May 5, 2016 - 6:31 pm
  • How the Grand Old Party got Trumped

    One of the great puzzlements of modern presidential politics will forever be that, in the historical ...
    May 5, 2016 - 6:31 pm
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