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  • Vote no on Dixon school referendum

    I read the article awhile back with all the pluses that a yes vote could do, but I found a lot it would not.
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Awareness day for treatment of stuttering

    Saturday is International Stuttering Awareness Day. Did you know that 70 million people worldwide stutter – more than the population of France?
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • OK trade deal before Obama leaves office

    There are several things that everyone should know about the Trans-Pacific Partnership.Economists ap ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • Turn in unused prescription drugs Saturday

    It’s so common. You have a few extra pills left over from a prescription and keep them on hand “just in case” you need them again.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • Renewed focus needed to boost recycling efforts

    My son (a DHS alumni) recently graduated from the University of Iowa with bachelor of science degree in environmental engineering and a certificate in ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • Time to tear up trade deals, restore jobs

    Jobs are leaving the USA because we allow it. It really is that simple. No American is entitled to set up shop overseas: the ability to do so is a pri ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 7:51 am
  • NRA’s training program could reduce deaths

    The article in the SV Weekend newspaper was heartbreaking [“Accidental shootings kill a child every other day,” The Associated Press, Oct. 15].
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 7:51 am
  • Views based on Fox News are off-base

    I was inspired to write this letter in rebuttal to Richard Rowland’s letter to the editor “His heart is more godly than hers” [The Reader’s Voice, Oct ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • ‘Coats for Kids’ organizers say thanks to donors

    This is Sterling Kiwanis’ seventh year for “Coats for Kids.” A huge thank you goes out to all the businesses in the Sterling-Rock Falls community and ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • ‘His heart is more godly than hers’

    Reading Jeannie Eichelberger’s letter [“Nation on a steady decline,” The Reader’s Voice, Oct. 12], I was following along in agreement until she conclu ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 8:46 pm
  • Kudos to boys for respecting anthem, flag

    After a late meeting on Oct. 7, I decided to watch the opening of the Dixon Dukes football game, so I parked along the fence by the armory and waited.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 8:55 pm
  • ‘Think ethically, act personally’ would send a better message

    Remember the bumper sticker “Think Globally, Act Locally” that was popular several years ago and can still be found on the occasional car?
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 8:52 pm
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    Reader Poll

    For the first time since 1935, the Chicago Cubs have accomplished a 100-win season. Do you think we have finally reached “next year” – the year the Cubs win the World Series?