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Tales From Beyond the Grave Returns to Oakwood Cemetery in Dixon Sunday

Tales From Beyond the Grave Returns to Oakwood Cemetery in Dixon Sunday

The ninth annual “Tales From Beyond the Grave” will be from 1-4 p.m., Sunday, September 30, 2018 at Oakwood Cemetery, 416 S. Dement Ave, Dixon. Please enter the Cemetery off Route 38 for parking. Walkers will visit the graves of Dixon historical figures, such as Lorenzo Venier, Joseph Villiger, Walter Knack and others. A donation…

Mt. Morris Woman Arrested for Giving False Report

Mt. Morris Woman Arrested for Giving False Report

Just after 3pm Sunday Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a stolen vehicle complaint at 4449 W. IL Rte 64. After the investigation, Deputies learned the vehicle was in fact not stolen and the report was false.  Deputies then placed 43 year old Hortencia Jaimes-Carbajal of Mt. Morris under arrest for Disorderly Conduct. Jaimes-Carbajal was…

A Career in Aviation No Pie in the Sky Dream at Career Day

A Career in Aviation No Pie in the Sky Dream at Career Day

The Whiteside County Airport hosted the 2nd Annual Aviation Career Day and Fly in on Saturday. For those interested in taking to the sky or even just wanting to stay on the ground there were plenty of places to get this information.  Dozens of vendors were available with information on pilot training as well as…

Dixon Economic Development Team Traveling to Retail Show in Chicago

Dixon Economic Development Team Traveling to Retail Show in Chicago

The City of Dixon is hoping to make the exit at Dixon off of I-88 a major stop for travelers. To accomplish these members of the city’s economic development board will attend of the largest retail and restaurant conventions in the country in Chicago. Langloss said they will be speaking with several fast food, retail…

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Football Scoreboard for Friday Sept. 21

Football Scoreboard for Friday Sept. 21

Big Northern Conference Stillman Valley 29 Oregon 7 Dixon 36 Mendota 7 Genoa-Kingston 21 Rockford Lutheran 7 Byron 62 North Boone 21 Winnebago 51 Rock Falls 37 Three Rivers Conference Fulton 14 Morrison 12 Sterling Newman 42 Rockridge 0 Kewanee 19 Erie-PTown 14 Northern Illinois Big 12 Sterling 43 Geneseo 7 Rochelle 55 LP 33…

Dixon High School Announces its 2019 Hall of Fame Induction Class

Dixon High School Announces its 2019 Hall of Fame Induction Class

The Dixon Athletics Hall of Fame committee is proud to announce the inaugural class of inductees in to the newly established Hall of Fame. After nearly 18 months of planning and preparation, the committee has established a constitution, nomination processes, and voting procedures, all of which have led to the voting in of the first…

Sam Ramirez Week 5 Illinois High School Football Predictions

Sam Ramirez Week 5 Illinois High School Football Predictions

Sam Ramirez Week 5 Illinois High School Football Prediction: Sam is 49-10 so far in 2018 Sterling at Geneseo Rochelle at LP East Dubuque at Amboy Eastland-Pearl City at Lena Winslow Milledgeville at Orangeville Polo at Warren Forreston at Freeport Aquin South Beloit at AFC Morrison at Fulton Sterling Newman at Rockridge Oregon at Stillman…

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Woman Cosby convicted of sexually assaulting wants ‘justice as the court sees fit’

Woman Cosby convicted of sexually assaulting wants ‘justice as the court sees fit’

Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images(NORRISTOWN, Pa.) — A sentencing hearing for comedian Bill Cosby began Monday as women who said he drugged and physically took advantage of them, including one whom he was convicted of sexually assaulting, filled a Pennsylvania courtroom to watch the first major-celebrity punishment in the #MeToo era.Andrea Constand, the primary accuser who testified…

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OpenTable employee allegedly made hundreds of fake reservations to slam competitor: Feds

OpenTable employee allegedly made hundreds of fake reservations to slam competitor: Feds

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — It wasn’t Richard Ashcroft or Jimmy Smits booking tables all around Chicago on New Year’s Eve and Valentine’s Day this year after all.The tables were actually reserved by a former employee of restaurant reservation service OpenTable named Steven Addison, federal prosecutors allege.But Addison, 30, didn’t dine at those restaurants, either. U.S. Attorneys…

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Woman Cosby convicted of sexually assaulting wants ‘justice as the court sees fit’

Woman Cosby convicted of sexually assaulting wants ‘justice as the court sees fit’

Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images(NORRISTOWN, Pa.) — A sentencing hearing for comedian Bill Cosby began Monday as women who said he drugged and physically took advantage of them, including one whom he was convicted of sexually assaulting, filled a Pennsylvania courtroom to watch the first major-celebrity punishment in the #MeToo era.Andrea Constand, the primary accuser who testified…