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Timber Creek Hopes Reopening is a Hole in One

Timber Creek Hopes Reopening is a Hole in One

Timber Creek Golf Course in Dixon has a great deal of history. It was started by Charles Walgreen and future President of the United States Ronald Reagan caddied at the course. In 2018 it looked like the history of the golf course had come to an end.  This past weekend another chapter in its history…

Polo Officer Recognized at American Legion State Convention

Polo Officer Recognized at American Legion State Convention

The Polo Police Department said they are pleased to announce that Officer Tim Rockwood was recognized at the American Legion State Convention in Springfield as being one of two finalists for their Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Award. Chief Jon Mandrel said they are very proud of Officer Rockwood and proud he is on…

Something Big is Coming to the Sauk Valley

Something Big is Coming to the Sauk Valley

Something BIG and Historic is coming our way. 1.2 Million Pounds Big! The Union Pacific Big Boy No. 4014 Steam Locomotive will cross the Rock River on Thursday, July 25 near Ashipun, WI as part of the “Great Race across the Midwest” tour to celebrate the 150th anniversary Of the Transcontinental Railroad’s completion. On July…

Final Phase of Depot Ave. Repairs Begins Monday, Businesses Will Stay Open

Final Phase of Depot Ave. Repairs Begins Monday, Businesses Will Stay Open

The Dixon Public Works Department announced this coming Monday July 17th, Martin & Co. will begin working on the final phase of the Depot Ave Street Improvements. Depot Ave. between 3rd St. and 7th St. will be closed to through traffic. However, the businesses located on this stretch of Depot Ave. will remain open and…

District 1 State Troopers Had a Busy June

District 1 State Troopers Had a Busy June

Illinois State Police District 1 Commander, Captain Matthew Hodgdon, has announced District 1 enforcement figures and activity for June. Illinois State Police District 1 Troopers issued 402 citations, 541 written warnings, and made 10 criminal arrests during the month of June. Speeding accounted for 210 citations, 50 citations were issued for occupant restraint violations, 7…

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2019 Polo Marcos High School Football Schedule

2019 Polo Marcos High School Football Schedule

Polo (0-0) Nickname: Marcos Head Coach: Jeff Bumsted 2018 Record: 5-5 2019 Classification Enrollment: 172.50 Date Time Result Score Opp. Score OT H/A Opponent Opp. Record Opp. Enroll. Other Site/Game Info Aug 30 6:00 H Danville (Schlarman) 0-0 102.50 Sep 7 2:00 A Jacksonville (Illinois School for the Deaf) 0-0 101.00 Sep 13 7:00 H…

2019 AFC Raiders High School Football Schedule

2019 AFC Raiders High School Football Schedule

Ashton (A.-Franklin Center) (0-0) Nickname: Raiders Head Coach: Brad Winterland 2018 Record: 0-9 2019 Classification Enrollment: 159.00 Date Time Result Score Opp. Score OT H/A Opponent Opp. Record Opp. Enroll. Other Site/Game Info Aug 30 7:00 A East Dubuque 0-0 212.00 Sep 6 7:00 H Orangeville 0-0 101.50 Sep 13 7:00 A Stockton 0-0 185.00…

2019 Amboy Clippers High School Football Schedule

2019 Amboy Clippers High School Football Schedule

Amboy [A.-LaMoille Coop] (0-0) Nickname: Clippers Head Coach: Gary Jones 2018 Record: 3-6 2019 Classification Enrollment: 341.50 Date Time Result Score Opp. Score OT H/A Opponent Opp. Record Opp. Enroll. Other Site/Game Info Aug 30 7:00 A Pecatonica 0-0 250.00 Durand Sep 6 7:00 H Lena (L.-Winslow) 0-0 231.00 Sep 13 7:30 A Forreston 0-0…

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Amazon Prime Day, Target’s Deal Days kick off Monday

Amazon Prime Day, Target’s Deal Days kick off Monday

kasinv/iStock(NEW YORK) — Amazon Prime Day is here. On July 15, get ready to shop one of the biggest sales of the summer on everything from electronics to your favorite fashion finds, all at deeply discounted prices. This year, there are more than one million deals that will last for 48 hours. If you’re not…

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Meghan McCain slams ‘cowardice’ GOP response to Trump’s Democrat congresswomen tweets

Meghan McCain slams ‘cowardice’ GOP response to Trump’s Democrat congresswomen tweets

Lou Rocco/Walt Disney Television via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Conservative co-host of The View Meghan McCain spoke out against Sen. Lindsey Graham’s support of President Donald Trump’s attacks against progressive Democratic congresswomen on Monday.”This is what people think all conservatives are now, and we are not,” McCain said, adding that “the cowardice” she’s seeing from…

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