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  • Unbalanced, unconstitutional

    SPRINGFIELD – There are three ways to “balance “ an unbalanced state budget: raise taxes, cut spending, or play “make believe.”
    June 2, 2015 - 9:17 pm
  • Dad's lesson learned and remembered

    The time I almost went to jail was when I was a small child at the Royal Blue Grocery Store in downtown Rock Falls on First Avenue.
    June 1, 2015 - 10:18 pm
  • Safe Harbor group grateful for support

    On April 24, the Safe Harbor community group held our inaugural event, “Planting Seeds to Grow as a Community.” The goal of the event was to bring com ...
    June 1, 2015 - 10:18 pm
  • Gambling on Illinois’ future

    The spread of video gambling terminals across the Sauk Valley was documented in a recent Sauk Valley Media story (“Cities learn their share of the pot ...
    June 1, 2015 - 10:18 pm
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