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  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Thursday, Aug. 21Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plann ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Many vie for single medical marijuana permit in Lee County

    DIXON – The city made the first of several moves needed to sell a piece of land for a medical marijuana cultivation center, while another business ask ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Plans for maze halted in Rock Falls

    ROCK FALLS – Last fall, Terry Warren transformed his front yard at 201 Seventh Ave. into the 7th Avenue Shocker, a free haunted maze for the community ...
    UPDATED: Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:25 am
  • Fire district takes ownership of building, ambulances

    OREGON – The Oregon Ambulance Service building and vehicles now are property of the Oregon Fire Protection District.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Volunteers needed for weekend lock cleanup

    ROCK FALLS – Rock Falls Voluntourism is looking for help Saturday and Sunday with cleanup and maintenance work along the Hennepin Canal Trail.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • How can authorities restore order in Ferguson?

    They’ve lined the streets with police in riot gear, brought in a new black commander with an empathe ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Agency banks on agritourism

    CHAMPAIGN (AP) – Prairie Fruits Farm earned its reputation by producing goat’s-milk cheese and gelat ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Board to vote on tentative budget in Rock Falls

    ROCK FALLS – While it's more manageable than the past 2 years, the Rock Falls High School Board must again deal with a budget deficit.
    UPDATED: Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:29 am
  • Reporter at Books on First today

    DIXON – Sauk Valley Media reporter Matt Mencarini will have “office hours” from 1 to 2 p.m. today at Books on First, 202 W. First St.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Amboy alderwoman resigns at meeting

    AMBOY – First Ward Alderwoman Deanne Hoy resigned from the council during its meeting Monday.Hoy had ...
    UPDATED: Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:27 am
  • Registration due for CGH exercise class

    DIXON – Registration is due by Friday for “Strong Women, Strong Bones,” an exercise class to increase bone strength, balance, and flexibility at CGH M ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Bi-County's budget for 2015 to be reduced $900K

    STERLING – The fiscal year 2015 budget for Bi-County Special Education Cooperative is $907,553 less than this year’s.
    UPDATED: Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:22 am
  • New Ward 2 alderman takes oath in Polo

    POLO – A Polo native is the city’s newest council member. Jim Busser was sworn in Monday as Ward 2 a ...
    UPDATED: Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:29 am
  • Campaign leaders picked for United Way of Lee County

    DIXON – Tim Broos of KSB Hospital and Cathy Jecklin of Midland States Bank are chairmen of this year’s fundraising campaign for the United Way of Lee ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • U.S. changing no-fly list rules after ruling

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The Obama administration is promising to change the way travelers can ask to be re ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
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