Stories about Erie, Illinois
Rock Island’s former chief of police is Whiteside County’s new chief deputy.
No sign, no building … there’s nothing left that would give passersby on Moline Road any indication that they just breezed through a once bustling former railroad site between Erie and Lyndon.
Originally known as the home of the 19 cents hamburger, the Pink Pony closes after more than 70 years.
A Prophetstown man and his nephew are on the hook for potentially breaking the state record for largest shovel-nosed sturgeon ever taken in Illinois – a record they broke within a month of each other, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources reports.
Erie officer and Sterling native Brian Hawk is the new village chief of police.
COVID-19 vaccination clinic scheduled in Erie
Erie superintendent puts Erie elementary students in remote learning because of COVID-19 spike
Erie Police Chief Rollie Elder tendered his resignation and will be changing his uniform to that of a Rock Falls Police Department officer.