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  • Rough roads? Recycle them!

    Taxpayers should appreciate government officials who try to get them more bang for the buck.Count Ru ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • From our archives: Popcorn stands both popular, profitable

    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 ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • New leader in Coloma; experts pan townships

    The appointment last week of former Rock Falls Mayor David Blanton as supervisor of Coloma Township should bode well for township residents.
    July 19, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Happy anniversary, Self Help Enterprises

    The Sauk Valley Media Editorial Board is pleased to note several positive developments from recent days.
    July 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Convention news recalls forgotten lesson

    What a week for Cleveland!On the second Tuesday of a sweltering July, the Republican National Commit ...
    July 18, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Quinn talks accountability, abets secrecy

    SPRINGFIELD – Kudos to Gov. Pat Quinn.The governor vetoed a measure that would greatly restrict an o ...
    July 17, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Town creates its own luck

    Dolores Francis of Prophetstown knows something about luck.It was 3 a.m. July 15, 2013. Sound asleep ...
    July 17, 2014 - 1:15 am

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