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  • Birth announcements for Saturday, July 2, 2016

    Rylynn Elizabeth Rose TaborRachel Linton and Gary Tabor of Rock Falls are the parents of a daughter ...
    July 2, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Birthdays for Saturday, July 2, Sunday, July 3, and Monday, July 4

    Happy birthday to Chery Near and Kaden Wendt, both on Saturday.Happy birthday to Jerri Seidschlag, S ...
    July 2, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Helen M. Miller April 4, 1927 – June 26, 2016

    CHICAGO – Helen Maria Miller (née Bennett), 89, of Chicago and Grand Detour, and a native of Greenfield, Missouri, passed away peacefully Sunday, June ...
    July 1, 2016 - 7:38 pm
  • Elizabeth J. Dillow

    ROCK FALLS – Elizabeth J. Dillow, 86, of Rock Falls, died Thursday, June 30, 2016, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    July 1, 2016 - 7:38 pm
  • Bert S. Merema

    FULTON – Bert S. Merema, 95, of Fulton, died Friday, July 1, 2016, at Mercy Living Center South in Clinton, Iowa. Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home in Fulton ...
    July 1, 2016 - 7:38 pm
  • Helen M. Galloway

    LASALLE – Helen M. Galloway, 87, of LaSalle, died at 5:55 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at her son’s home after an extended illness.
    July 1, 2016 - 7:38 pm
  • Raymond R. Peugh

    POLO – Raymond R. Peugh, 77, of Polo, died Friday, July 1, 2016, at Polo Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.
    July 1, 2016 - 7:38 pm
  • Russell N. Garrett

    FULTON – Russell N. Garrett, 86, of Fulton, died Thursday, June 30, 2016, at his home. He was employed at the former Northwestern Steel and Wire Co. i ...
    July 1, 2016 - 7:37 pm
  • James C. Hicks

    ROCK FALLS – James C. Hicks, 76, of Rock Falls, died Thursday, June 30, 2016, at his home. He retired as a welder from Northwestern Steel and Wire Co. ...
    July 1, 2016 - 7:38 pm
  • R. Craig Massey

    STERLING – R. Craig Massey, 53, of Sterling, died Thursday, June 30, 2016, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    July 1, 2016 - 7:38 pm
  • Correction for Saturday, July 1, 2016

    The Let Freedom Ring Festival runs through Monday in Mount Morris and will offer live entertainment at the downtown bandshell and at Maggie’s Beer Gar ...
    July 1, 2016 - 7:37 pm
  • Police reports for Saturday, July 2, 2016

    STERLING POLICE Erika M. VanBuren, 21, of Morrison; 10:33 a.m. Thursday at 18th Avenue and East Fou ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:09 pm
  • Birthdays for Friday, July 1, 2016

    Happy birthday to Jesus Lagunas, Jim Heaton, 90, Kenneth Shawver Jr., Mary Amesquita, 85, Peter Barajas, and Ken Diehl, all today.
    June 1, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Correction for Friday, July 1, 2016

    Chuck Weaver, R-Peoria, is senator of Illinois’ 37th District. Here is his contact info:Springfield ...
    June 30, 2016 - 5:11 pm
  • Harold E. ‘Gene’ Carroll

    SHOREWOOD – Harold E. “Gene” Carroll, 83, of Shorewood, passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 28, 2016, at Joliet Area Community Hospice Home, surround ...
    June 30, 2016 - 10:40 pm
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