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  • From our archives: Take it slow on new high school

    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 ...
    June 27, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Editorial cartoon for Monday, June 27, 2016 – Dave Granlund

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    June 27, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Amazing farms a barometer of U.S. greatness

    WASHINGTON – A long trip across this amazing country has dispersed the miasma of doom I have been su ...
    June 27, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • Editorial cartoon for Saturday, June 25, 2016 - Dave Granlund

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    June 24, 2016 - 9:49 pm
  • Plan B emerges to end budget impasse

    In an editorial Tuesday in the Chicago Tribune, Gov. Bruce Rauner outlined a long overdue Plan B for resolving the state budget impasse.
    June 24, 2016 - 9:53 pm
  • Editorial: Bringing fresh air to village government

    The Chadwick Village Board found itself dealing with two smelly situations this month – one of which was of its own making.
    June 24, 2016 - 9:34 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Friday, June 24, 2016 - Joe Heller

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    June 23, 2016 - 9:15 pm
  • Time for a GOP mutiny

    In March, it looked entirely possible that none of the Republican presidential candidates would arri ...
    June 23, 2016 - 8:52 pm
  • Editorial: Welcome home, again, to 1644th

    “We’re very glad to welcome them back, and we’re proud of them, and we want to give them back to their families as soon as we can,” then-Sterling Mayo ...
    June 23, 2016 - 9:01 pm
  • How Mike Madigan became Illinois’ ‘king’

    Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan’s first political splash had nothing to do with policy. It wasn’t a blueprint for a better state. It wasn’t middle ...
    June 22, 2016 - 8:37 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Thursday, June 23, 2016 - Jim Morin

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    June 22, 2016 - 8:38 pm
  • Editorial: Busy, busy, busy weekend ahead; get out and enjoy

    The first weekend in July is normally a busy time around the Sauk Valley, with festivals galore and Fourth of July activities in abundance.
    June 22, 2016 - 9:02 pm
  • Action by July 1? Highly doubtful

    There may be a pressure point building for lawmakers to at least consider a stopgap budget to get the state to January.
    June 21, 2016 - 9:14 pm
  • Editorial: Give attendance policy a try, not board expansion

    Earlier this month, the five-member Dixon Park District Board had preliminary discussions about possibly adding two seats.
    June 21, 2016 - 10:50 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - Dave Granlund

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    June 21, 2016 - 9:14 pm
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