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Here is a list of property transfers for Whiteside, Lee and Ogle counties filed Feb. 9-16, 2024.
The grand prize winner will receive $20,000.
A combination of strong winds, low relative humidity and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire behavior.
A new educator has joined the Illinois Extension and its statewide effort to provide programming that promotes positive health practices.
The Bi-County Bulldogs, a first-year basketball team playing under the auspices of the Bi-County Special Education Cooperative, are undefeated and headed to the Illinois Special Olympics state basketball tournament March 8-10 in Bloomington-Normal.
Fulton Unity Christian eighth-grader Jake Bailey beat out 29 other spellers from Lee, Ogle and Whiteside counties to take the crown and earn a place to compete in the National Spelling Bee in Washington D.C.
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.
Whiteside County is receiving nine vehicles valued at $1,017,000, while Lee Ogle Transportation System is getting six vehicles valued at $604,000.
The program, originally scheduled for Jan. 17 and hosted by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers, was postponed to February when Mother Nature swept the region with a winter storm.
Here is a list of property transfers for Whiteside, Lee and Ogle counties filed Feb. 2-9.
Winter Birding 101, Rain Garden Essentials among offerings
Discussion will focus on “I, Human: AI, Automation, and the Quest to Reclaim What Makes Us Unique” by Tomas Chamorro-Premuzik.
The mid-winter sportsmen’s banquet is hosted by the Mississippi Flyway Waterfowlers.
The 17-year-old Rock Falls boy charged with shootiing a woman in the leg on Feb. 2 is charged as an adult and therefore named in charging documents filed in Whiteside County court.
A Deer Grove man charged with aggravated DUI resulting in death in a head-on collision that took the life of a Walnut man Oct. 21, 2021, and also charged nine months later with possession of a controlled substance, is set to be tried in the second, unrelated drug case on March 1.