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  • Editorial cartoon for Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016 – Dave Granlund

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    Sept. 28, 2016 - 9:23 pm
  • Scott Reeder: Debate watch – ‘Two rabid cats in a burlap sack’

    SPRINGFIELD – On Monday nights, my family cleans the house.Usually we listen to whatever cartoons ou ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 9:22 pm
  • SVM editorial: Mr. Chairman, rebuild this wall!

    They call it a retaining wall for a reason.The wall around the Old Lee County Courthouse in Dixon “r ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 9:22 pm
  • Editorial cartoons for Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 – Dave Granlund & Joe Heller

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    Sept. 27, 2016 - 9:28 pm
  • SVM Editorial: Harvest time is a time of sharing – the roads

    Harvest time is upon us. A few farmers have already begun harvesting their corn and soybeans. More will be in the fields shortly.
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 9:34 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016 – Joe Heller

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    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • SVM Editorial: Realistic airport picture emerging in Dixon

    Six months ago, an SVM editorial about Dixon’s city-owned airport ended with the sentence, “We hope the [feasibility] study leads to an aviation resur ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 10:02 pm
  • Ann McFeatters: Trump's lies aren't sign of a great leader

    OCONOMOWOC, Wisconsin – While campaigning earlier this year, Donald Trump insisted the unemployment ...
    Sept. 25, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Monday, Sept. 26, 2016 – Matt Davies

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    Sept. 25, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • From our archives: 1941 – ‘Plain’ high school is what Sterling needs

    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 ...
    Sept. 25, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • Civility in our time: A presidential debate strategy memo

    Today’s column takes the form of a presidential debate strategy memo – written not to candidates Don ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 7:12 pm
  • Chicago: A tale of two or more cities

    I took the No. 20 Chicago CTA bus recently, starting from a canyon of towering office and residential buildings in the central Loop, exuding wealth.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 7:13 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 - Jim Morin

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    Sept. 23, 2016 - 7:10 pm
  • What We Think: In search of facts before big school vote

    In a little more than 6 weeks, Dixon School District voters will be faced with an important decision – whether to approve an $80.5 million bond issue ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 7:14 pm
  • SVM Editorial Board Roundtable – In the wake bombings, do you feel safe?

    Note to readers: The Sauk Valley Media Editorial Board presents the SVM Editorial Board Roundtable. Several members of the Editorial Board offer their ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:47 pm
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