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  • 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
  • Vote Whaley for city council

    As a good friend of Josie Whaley, I’ve often seen her in action concerning community issues. When Josie sees a need, she’s definitely not afraid to “j ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Elect Gibler to city council

    Bob Gibler has given tirelessly to others, in terms of his volunteer service and civic involvement. I’ve known Bob for many years, and have found him ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Thompson: ‘All of our students have value’

    As parents of two young children, my wife and I place great value in our public education system. Opportunities to grow in both mind and spirit are wh ...
    April 3, 2015 - 5:52 pm
  • Vote Whaley for city council

    I would like to endorse Josie Whaley for Dixon City Council.Josie is involved with the community by ...
    April 3, 2015 - 5:52 pm
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