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  • Nation needs more tolerance, not disrespect

    The bigotry that came out of our recent presidential campaign set our nation back to the 1950s and ‘60s. I could not believe the hate toward people wh ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:51 pm
  • Environmental expert to speak

    The Whiteside Forum will host Father Bud Grant from St. Ambrose University as guest speaker at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 26 in the Program Room of Odell Public L ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:53 pm
  • Repeal without replacement is irresponsible

    If I could buy a better car for lower payments than the car I am currently using and making payments on, I’d say, fantastic.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:51 pm
  • Takes issue with remarks by lawmaker

    One has to conclude, after listening to the Democratic Congressman John Lewis’ remarks, anyone associated with the Democratic Party, and votes Democra ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:51 pm
  • Board should find new site for Ogle jail

    Thank you, Sauk Valley Media, for the article on Oregon citizens’ protests of the location of the new Ogle County Jail.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:51 pm
  • Life without God’s word has no point

    I would like to respectfully respond to George Welty’s comments, “Literal belief in Bible is dangerous,” which appeared Jan. 7 in The Reader’s Voice.
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 10:04 pm
  • No doubt about it: Sauk Valley really is a college

    Monday morning was the beginning of Sauk Valley Community College’s Spring 2017 semester. Yes, it is crazy to describe anything as spring on such a fr ...
    Jan. 15, 2017 - 11:24 pm
  • Stuttering help available; seek it out this year

    For many people, ringing in the New Year brings hope and joyful anticipation. But for those who struggle with stuttering, the old fears of speaking an ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 9:19 pm
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    Reader Poll

    President Barack Obama leaves office Jan. 20. How would you rate his overall performance?