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Carol A Giese

Carol A Giese

Carol A Giese age 81 of Dixon died Sunday Nov. 17, 2019 at KSB Hospital in Dixon. She was born May 27, 1938 in St Paul, MN and was the daughter of Richard and Lucille (Klapprodt) Conkrite.  Carol worked at Borg Warner in Dixon for 14 years prior to her retirement.  She was a member…Read more »

James “Jim” W. Dillon

James “Jim” W. Dillon

James “Jim” W. Dillon, 88 of Sterling, died Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at Morningside of Sterling. James was born on August 12, 1931 in Decatur, IL, the son of Roy R. and V. Ruth (Bennett) Dillon. He was a United States Army Veteran and served in the Korean War. Jim married Diane Johnson on May…Read more »

Shirley Paddock Wells

Shirley Paddock Wells

Shirley Paddock Wells, 92 of Sterling, died Tuesday, November 19, 2019. Shirley was born on August 19, 1927 in Tampa, FL, the daughter of Ward and Grace (Myers) Paddock. She married Keith E. Wells on April 3, 1948 in IL. He preceded her in death on December 28, 1991. Shirley was a member of St.…Read more »

Evelyn H. Zetterberg

Evelyn H. Zetterberg

Evelyn H. Zetterberg, 88, of Loveland, OH, formerly of Dixon, IL, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at Hospice of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, OH. Evelyn was born, April 10, 1931, in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Hans and Dina (Moeller) Hansen. She married Robert “Bob” W. Zetterberg, Sr.…Read more »

Dixon Police Investigating Shots Fired at Residence

Dixon Police Investigating Shots Fired at Residence

On Tuesday, November 19th at approximately 10:19 p.m., Dixon Police Officers responded to the 400 block of South Crawford Avenue after a report of shots being fired in the area. Upon further investigation, it was learned that the residence of 419 South Crawford Avenue had been struck with multiple rounds of gunfire.  The residence was…Read more »

Dixon Chamber Main Street Seeking Citizen of the Year Candidates

Dixon Chamber Main Street Seeking Citizen of the Year Candidates

The Dixon Chamber of Commerce & Main Street is seeking nominations for Citizen of the Year and for “4 under 40” honorees. The Citizen of the Year (COY) is an individual who has demonstrated enormous contributions to our community. A person who is nominated should show strong leadership, involvement in social, cultural, and/or the educational…Read more »