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  • Hopes Gibler does not win council seat

    In any election, the record of the candidate reveals the most about whether the candidate is qualified for the office.
    March 17, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • Government continues to block Freedom of Information requests

    It’s getting harder and more expensive to use public records to hold government officials accountable. Authorities are undermining the laws that are s ...
    March 16, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • A patron saint for openness in government

    It's Sunshine Week across the land, a time when advocates of openness in government point out how important such transparency is to the proper functio ...
    March 16, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Tuesday, March 17, 2015

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    March 16, 2015 - 9:30 pm
  • Before Hillary runs, she should think it through

    WASHINGTON – Gird your loins, my fellow Americans. We now know what another Hillary run will be like ...
    March 15, 2015 - 8:06 pm
  • From our archives: Equality for all, LBJ implores Congress

    Note to readers – Sauk Valley Media reprints editorials and articles from the past as a regular Monday feature. The following items appeared in the Ga ...
    March 15, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Gratitude to all for support of dress sale

    We would like to extend our deepest appreciation to all those who helped to make our seventh annual “Second Look” homecoming and prom dress sale the s ...
    March 14, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Thank you for support of Care Pantry

    The Bear Necessities Personal Care Pantry at Rock Falls United Methodist Church would like to thank our community for its generous support of this min ...
    March 14, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Concerned about proposed water rate deal

    The Dixon City Council is about to approve a water rate agreement with Bay Valley Foods (BVF) that could reduce its “user fee” to less than it costs t ...
    March 13, 2015 - 6:50 pm
  • Wishes library fee would be eliminated

    I totally agree with Van Johnson [“Eliminate fee; welcome all to public library,” The Reader’s Voice, March 5]. I, too, am a senior living on a fixed ...
    March 13, 2015 - 6:50 pm
  • Elect Kuhn as Dixon mayor

    It is my pleasure to endorse Jeff Kuhn for the next mayor of Dixon. I have known him over many years through our careers in education, our volunteer s ...
    March 13, 2015 - 6:51 pm
  • Nonresident library fee is a bargain

    A letter of March 5 [“Eliminate fee; welcome all to public library,” The Reader’s Voice], regarding paying a fee to get a library card in Dixon, caugh ...
    March 13, 2015 - 6:51 pm
  • Tremendous value in Dixon Public Library

    I am writing in response to a letter written by Van A. Johnson [“Eliminate fee; welcome all to public library,” The Reader’s Voice, March 5] regarding ...
    March 13, 2015 - 6:51 pm
  • Vote Arellano and clean house

    No other candidate offers the skills and life experiences to the office of mayor of Dixon than Li Arellano.
    March 13, 2015 - 6:51 pm
  • Elect Kuhn as Dixon mayor

    It is my pleasure to endorse Jeff Kuhn for the next mayor of Dixon. I have known him over many years through our careers in education, our volunteer s ...
    March 13, 2015 - 6:51 pm
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