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  • Object to jail in downtown Oregon? Holler about it

    There are plans underway to build a jail on Sixth Street [in Oregon], and I know many of you are opposed to that idea.
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • 'David' stands up to a Springfield 'Goliath' in union dues fight

    SPRINGFIELD – Mark Janus is a David ready to take on a Goliath.You’ve probably never heard of Mark. ...
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 11:06 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Friday, Dec. 30, 2016 – Nate Beeler

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    Dec. 29, 2016 - 11:23 pm
  • SVM Editorial Board Roundtable: Do you make New Year’s resolutions? How successful are you at keeping them?

    This week’s question: The new year is fast approaching. Do you make New Year’s resolutions? How successful are you at keeping them?
    Dec. 30, 2016 - 9:36 am
  • Editorial cartoon for Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016 – Joe Heller

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    Dec. 28, 2016 - 11:06 pm
  • SVM Editorial: When driving, hey, let’s all be careful out there

    “Hey, let’s be careful out there.” The late Michael Conrad, portraying Sgt. Phil Esterhaus in the 1 ...
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 9:49 am
  • Please clarify Trump team’s double standard

    I’m confused.Secretary Clinton received emails on private server, but it’s all right that our presid ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Guest column: ‘School choice’ has failed elsewhere; don’t try it here

    When Donald Trump became our president-elect, we anxiously awaited what he meant by “Make America Great Again.” Now that he has identified most of his ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • SVM Editorial: We're disappointed that redistricting reform failed

    Looking back at the election of 2016, the results brought joy to some and disappointment to others.F ...
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 10:36 pm
  • Editorial cartoons for Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016

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    Dec. 27, 2016 - 10:34 pm
  • From our archives: Another year gone; more quickly, too

    Note to readers – Sauk Valley Media reprints editorials and articles from the past as a regular feature. The following items appeared in the Gazette o ...
    Dec. 26, 2016 - 8:41 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016 - Joe Heller

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    Dec. 26, 2016 - 9:08 pm
  • Ann McFeatters: A holiday wish list for team Trump

    WASHINGTON – Even gazillionaires like presents. So, in the spirit of the season, here are some gift ...
    Dec. 26, 2016 - 8:31 pm
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