54°FOvercastFull Forecast


  • Football: SVM scouts Week 7

    Geneseo at SterlingWhen: 7:30 FridayWhere: Roscoe Eades Stadium, 1608 Fourth Ave.Radio: 94.3 FMAP ra ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Freidag rises up again

    OREGON – The regional championship eluded Karissa Freidag last year. Having won the regional meet 2 ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Arrieta quiets crowd with shutout of Pirates

    PITTSBURGH – These Chicago Cubs are supposed to be too young to be here. Or maybe they're just too good to care.
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • Local roundup: Sterling golfers Spencer, Sheets move on to sectionals

    Rachel Spencer and Abbigail Sheets each earned sectional berths following their play at the Class 2A Galesburg Girls Glf Regional on Wednesday at Lake ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • New York spoils Chicago’s Cup celebration night

    CHICAGO – Oscar Lindberg, Kevin Klein and Derek Stepan scored in the first period, and the New York Rangers ruined Chicago's Stanley Cup party with a ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Sportshorts for Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015

    Doug Schafer, class of 1976, Kelli Long (’08), Kaitlin Loos (’09), Ember Schuldt (’10) and Tyler Loos (’10) will be inducted into Sterling’s Hall of F ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Prep Football: Top 10 state rankings

    Here are the latest rankings of Illinois high school football teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of sportswriters.
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:10 am
  • Boys golf: Dixon's Bonnell returns to course, sectionals

    STERLING – As more and more scores filled in the scoreboard at the boys golf Class 2A Sterling Regional at Emerald Hill, the attention shifted from th ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • Volleyball: Rock Falls steals momentum in Game 2, carries it to victory in Dixon

    DIXON – Playing their annual Volley for the Cure night, the pink-clad Dixon Duchesses were fired up to show the pink-clad crowd what they had Tuesday ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Workman making up for summer away from game

    It wasn’t you, golf. It was Jaeden Workman and her busy schedule.The Morrison junior broke up with g ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Golf: Fulton nabs last team berth at Putnam County

    MCNABB – Brett Terrock didn’t quite have a Cinderella finish to lift his team on to greater heights, but it was good enough.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Princeton has answers for Comets front-row height

    STERLING – In last year’s home match against Princeton, Newman’s Madalyn Wilson gave the Tigresses fits in the front row.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • Girls golf: SVM scouts 2015 regionals

    Class AAGalesburg RegionalWhere: Lake Bracken, GalesburgWhen: 9 a.m. WednesdayLocal team: SterlingRe ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • Local roundup: Polo, West Carroll golf move on to sectionals

    Polo and West Carroll had the right stuff at the Class 1A Galena boys golf regional on Tuesday as each advanced to next week's sectional.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • Cougars continue strong season

    The Eastland volleyball team faced little resistence in a 25-14, 25-6 win over River Ridge in an NUIC West home match.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • National video

    Reader Poll

    CNN will host the first debate of Democratic candidates for president on Oct. 13. Do you plan to watch it?
    Not sure
    No opinion