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Knights of Columbus Council 690 will host its monthly breakfast from 7:30-10:30 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 25, at the KayCee Hall, 506 W. Third St.
Call 815-284-2003 to reserve your meal, available for dine in at the Post at 1120 W. First St., or for carryout.
An Earlville man wanted for absconding while on parole on a three-year DUI sentence out of DeKalb County – and who also has a pending felony DUI case in Lee County – was arrested Sunday in Dixon in a stolen vehicle, the Lee County Sheriff's Office said Monday.
Scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, at The Dixon: Historic Theatre, 114 S. Galena Ave., this forum presents an opportunity for voters to gain insight into the policies, visions and personalities of the candidates vying for the seat.
Donations will be accepted; children eat free.
During National FFA Week, every day from Monday, Feb. 19, through Friday, Feb. 23, Culver’s in Rock Falls and Dixon will have a designated menu item that if ordered, $1 will be donated to the local FFA chapter.
Police in four area counties are looking for a 33-year-old Sterling woman charged with a variety of crimes, including stealing from residents at a nursing home where she worked.
Here is a list of property transfers for Whiteside, Lee and Ogle counties filed Feb. 2-9.
Sauk Valley news, sports and features through photos from the week of February 12-17, 2024.
Proceeds will be used to send local veterans to Washington D.C. on the Honor Flight trip scheduled for Oct. 29.
State Reps. Bradley Fritts, R-Dixon, and Ryan Spain, R-Peoria, will host a joint telephone town hall event for constituents in their districts. The event will begin at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20.
The largest Christian event in Dixon actually started in Sterling 120 years ago this week, on Feb. 12, 1904. That’s when Billy Sunday, the former Major League Baseball player and young evangelist, came to Sterling.
Meals are served from 5-7 p.m. Feb. 16.
An 18-year-old Dixon man accused of robbing Casey’s early Wednesday while masked and displaying a handgun was arrested about an hour later carrying “a very realistic looking Glock BB gun,” police said in a news release.
The Twin Rivers chapter of ABATE (A Brotherhood Aimed Toward Education) is having its 16th annual motorcycle swap meet Sunday, Feb. 25.