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  • Thankful for help after car broke down

    On the evening of Nov. 23, my husband, Chris, our two younger boys, and I were traveling to Iowa City to visit the grandparents for the Thanksgiving h ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 6:57 pm
  • Clinton backed flag protection

    During President George W. Bush's administration in 2005, a bill was introduced in the U.S. Senate that would require anyone destroying or burning the ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 11:19 pm
  • In tribute to Black Hawk statue friend

    A passionate and dedicated volunteer in support of the Black Hawk statue restoration is gone.Charron ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 11:19 pm
  • Wonderful early Christmas gift

    My wife and I were clearing the remnants of our recent snowfall from our driveway and sidewalks, when a bus pulled up in front of our home and out jum ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 11:19 pm
  • Hospice thanks supporters of Festival of Trees

    The 27th Festival of Trees was a success because of the contributions given by the generosity of the communities served by Hospice of the Rock River V ...
    Dec. 3, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Letter: SVM provides coverage that’s ‘fair, balanced’

    I would like to comment on Mr. Kazmerski’s letter on Nov. 25 [“Too much space for piece by ‘poor loser,” The Reader’s Voice].
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 1:47 pm
  • Letter: Thanks for SVM salute to ‘a great teacher, person’

    To say that I was surprised would be an understatement! As I do every morning, I read the sports section and then started reading the first section. T ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 1:46 pm
  • Letter: Protests are how the USA got its start

    I’m writing after reading the letter from Leon Davilo [“Police ought to stop protests against Trump,” The Reader’s Voice, Nov. 26].
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 1:46 pm
  • Public invited to Pearl Harbor service Sunday

    This year is the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor by the Japanese, starting our involvement in World War II.
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 11:47 pm
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    Reader Poll

    Rock Falls is considering a ban on leaf burning. Should the city finally take that step?
    Yes. Sterling and Dixon have had bans for years. It’s time for Rock Falls to impose a ban.
    No. It would be too great a burden for homeowners to dispose of fallen leaves in other ways.
    Not sure
    No opinion