Light Snow
22°FLight SnowFull Forecast
Shaw Media Auctions

Records

  • Donald W. Finch Sr.

    Donald Wilson Finch Sr., 78, of Dixon, died Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.Presto ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 5:11 pm
  • Robert G. Nelson

    ROCK FALLS – Robert G. Nelson, 80, of Rock Falls, died Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago.
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 5:11 pm
  • Neil C. Petersen

    Neil C. Petersen, 75, of Dixon, died Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 5:12 pm
  • Eugene T. Clayton

    OREGON – Eugene T. Clayton, 80, of Amboy, died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, at Serenity Hospice & Home in Oregon.
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 5:12 pm
  • Birthdays for Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016

    Happy belated birthday to Tony Schopp on Wednesday.Happy birthday to Tyler Johnson, Jim Vogl, and Ra ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Police reports for Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016

    STERLING POLICE Jessica A. Winfield, 20, of Sterling; 8:24 a.m. Tuesday in the 900 block of West Fi ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 7:13 pm
  • Arnold Delgado

    MOLINE – Arnold Delgado, 68, of Moline, formerly of Sterling, passed away Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, at his home.
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • Betty Abbott

    FULTON – Betty Abbott, 91, of Fulton, died Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, at the Alverno in Clinton, Iowa. She was employed for 18 years for Clinton Corn Pro ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 10:07 am
  • Lois Ann Winge

    ROCK FALLS – Lois Ann Winge, 84, of Rock Falls, died Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. 
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • Francisco V. 'Frank" Hernandez

    SAVANNA – Francisco “Frank” Virgen Hernandez, 84, of Savanna, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, at Big Meadows Nursing Home in Savanna.
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • Lois A. Matthews

    STERLING – Lois A. Matthews, 89, of Sterling, died Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, at CGH Medical Center.Lois ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • Jessie Dykema

    MORRISON – Jessie Dykema, 94, of Pleasant View Home in Morrison, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, at the home.     
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • Rita Valente

    LOS ANGELES – Rita Valente, formerly of Rock Falls, passed away peacefully early Thursday morning, Oct. 27, 2016, at her home, surrounded by her loved ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • Melody Jo Ford

    ATHENS – Melody Jo Ford, 65, of Athens, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, at Memorial Medical Center in Athens, surrounded by her family.
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • Marjorie M. 'Marge' Scott

    ROCKFORD – Marjorie Mae Scott, 92, died peacefully Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, at Grand Victorian in Rockford. “Marge” was born in Fenton and grew up on a ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 11:13 pm
  • National video



    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