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  • THE CANDIDATES' VOICES: John Stauter – Alderman 'not afraid to ask questions’

    Sauk Valley Media presents a series of guest columns by candidates in key contested races in the April 4 election. Candidates were invited to write up ...
    March 26, 2017 - 11:19 pm
  • Elect Looney, Spivey as Black Hawk trustees

    The April 4 election gives the voters in the Black Hawk College District an opportunity to move the college forward by electing Jon Looney and Steve S ...
    March 26, 2017 - 10:41 pm
  • THE CANDIDATES' VOICES: Jim Wise – ‘End the tax-and-spend policies’ of city

    Sauk Valley Media presents a series of guest columns by candidates in key contested races in the April 4 election. Candidates were invited to write up ...
    March 26, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • Considine for Dixon council

    Please give Dennis Considine your thoughtful consideration as you mark your ballot on April 4.City g ...
    March 26, 2017 - 10:41 pm
  • Governments should wallow in their penury

    I enjoyed a Gazette column March 18 by a man concerned that the new service taxes the state is considering would damage his landscaping business [“Tax ...
    March 26, 2017 - 10:41 pm
  • Vote Considine for city council

    Dennis H. Considine is an outstanding candidate for election to the Dixon City Council.As a lifelong ...
    March 26, 2017 - 10:41 pm
  • Vote Corbitt for Polo mayor

    I want to go on record as endorsing mayoral candidate Susie Corbitt for the city of Polo.I have know ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Health care repeal bad for rural patients

    Efforts by Congress and the Trump administration will endanger the health care of area residents. The immigrant ban will result in fewer doctors comin ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • I back blue; keep Lee County safe

    As a member of the Lee County Board and chairman of the Public Safety Committee and a former Dixon Police sergeant, I strongly urge you to support the ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Considine has qualifications and experience

    We live in a city with amazing potential. There are many who contribute to its future, whether they maintain a business, volunteer, or care for their ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Elect Marshall to city council

    Ryan Marshall for city council.I believe Ryan would be a good choice for city councilman. He has a s ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • With Trump in charge, doom awaits

    After searching for an apprentice on reality television, President Trump has become The Apprentice in reality, and it’s strictly amateur hour at the W ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Elect Larson to lead Ashton

    Dear Ashton voters:On April 4, you will have the privilege of voting for one of three candidates run ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Vote Considine for city council

    It was with great pleasure that I heard Dennis Considine would be running for a position on the Dixon City Council.
    March 24, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Letter: Elect Murray, Oberbillig for township posts

    For a transparent township government: On Tuesday, April 4, the Sterling voters will have a chance to do such a thing.
    March 24, 2017 - 11:18 pm
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