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Dixon May Have a Sudden Over Night Population Drop in Near Future Causing Financial Pain

Dixon May Have a Sudden Over Night Population Drop in Near Future Causing Financial Pain

The City of Dixon may be looking at a sudden over night major decrease in population once 2025 arrives thanks to the Reform Bill signed by Governor Pritzker last week. During the Dixon City Council meeting Monday night, Mayor Li Arellano spoke of his concern in a provision in the bill.  The provision in question…

Sterling Finding Funding Sources to Finish Projects in 2021 or 2022

Sterling Finding Funding Sources to Finish Projects in 2021 or 2022

The City of Sterling is finding out the revenue for the city did not fare too badly during the pandemic and some funding sources will come in mighty handy to complete some projects. During the Sterling City Council meeting Monday night, City Manager Scott Schumard spoke of one of the funding sources, the Motor Fuel…

The First Sign of Spring

The First Sign of Spring

You may honestly say spring is almost here and a strong sign of it being right around the corner happened in Dixon on Monday, Meusel’s Dairy Delite Dixon opened on Tuesday at 2:00.  The store on their Facebook page announced they will be open every day from 2:00-9:00 drive thru only.  Meusel’s  said they do…

Mobile Covid Testing at Ogle County Health Department on Thursday

Mobile Covid Testing at Ogle County Health Department on Thursday

The Whiteside County Health Department announced 3 new cases and 29 recoveries of COVID-19 in Whiteside County.  The Lee County Health Department announced 9 new positives Saturday-Monday with 20 residents lifted off isolation. IDPH will have a Covid-19 mobile testing event at the Ogle County Health Department at 907 Pines, Oregon, IL.  The testing will…

Three Rock Falls Residents Cited After Traffic Stop in Morrison

Three Rock Falls Residents Cited After Traffic Stop in Morrison

On Friday, February 19, 2021, at approximately 11:10 pm, Morrison Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle driven by 19 year old Brody M. Ivey of Rock Falls, on East Lincolnway at Bishop Road for a registration violation. As a result of the investigation during the traffic stop, Ivey was issued a warning citation…

SVCC Looking to Fill Vacancy on Board of Trustees

SVCC Looking to Fill Vacancy on Board of Trustees

Sauk Valley Community College will have one vacancy on its Board of Trustees after the election on April 6, 2021. Persons interested in applying to fill this two-year seat on the Board of Trustees should submit a cover letter and resume no later than March 19, 2021, to SVCC Board of Trustees, C/O President’s Office,…

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Local Sports Scoreboard- Amboy Girls Basketball Beats Eastland

Local Sports Scoreboard- Amboy Girls Basketball Beats Eastland

 Local Sports Scoreboard 2/26/2021- Boys Basketball- Indian Creek 100 Kirkland Hiawatha 18   Girls Basketball- Amboy 66 Eastland 52 Polo 53 AFC 23 Forreston 54 Milledgeville 45 Aquin 56 Pecatonica 48 Dakota 45 Pearl City 42 Bureau Valley 24 Erie-PTown 22 Morrison 38 Rockridge 23   Boys Bowling- Oregon 3303 Sterling 3254   Girls Bowling-…

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Third woman comes forward with harassment allegations against Cuomo

Third woman comes forward with harassment allegations against Cuomo

SETH WENIG/POOL/AFP via Getty ImagesBy MATT ZARRELL and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) — A third woman has alleged unwanted advances by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.Anna Ruch told the New York Times Monday that Cuomo placed his hands on her face during a wedding reception in New York City in September 2019 and…

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Thinx’s new underwear line coming to Target and CVS

Thinx’s new underwear line coming to Target and CVS

ThinxBy ZOE MOORE, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Thinx, the “period-proof underwear” brand, is expanding its offerings with a new line at a more accessible price called “Thinx for All.”The new collection, which is available at a handful of mass retailers, also features more size inclusivity.Retailing for $17, Thinx for All includes sizes XS-XL and…

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FBI director testifies for first time since Capitol assault

FBI director testifies for first time since Capitol assault

drnadig/iStockBy ALEXANDER MALLIN and LUKE BARR, ABC News (WASHINGTON) — FBI Director Christopher Wray will testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee Tuesday in his first appearance before Congress since the deadly Jan. 6 insurrection, as the bureau faces scrutiny over whether it properly shared intelligence leading up to the assault as well as its broader…

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Third woman comes forward with harassment allegations against Cuomo

Third woman comes forward with harassment allegations against Cuomo

SETH WENIG/POOL/AFP via Getty ImagesBy MATT ZARRELL and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) — A third woman has alleged unwanted advances by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.Anna Ruch told the New York Times Monday that Cuomo placed his hands on her face during a wedding reception in New York City in September 2019 and…