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  • A-bomb did what needed to be done

    Mr. McLane's argument, “Did A-bomb save U.S. lives? Not necessarily,” in The Reader's Voice, Sept. 26, 2014, was deluded or shamelessly ranting.
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 4:15 pm
  • Keep public notices in newspapers

    Some of the driest reading in the newspaper is buried back with the classifieds: Public notices.They ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 4:15 pm
  • Does Sauk do that? You bet it does

    When people ask SVCC employees, “Does Sauk do that?” the answer is most often, “Yes, we do!”Sauk is ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 4:20 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

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    Jan. 29, 2015 - 4:15 pm
  • Accessibility a key issue for Obama library

    Many Illinoisans, including us, have been watching with interest the maneuverings and machinations surrounding the siting of the Barack Obama Presiden ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 4:16 pm
  • Thank you for support of blood drive

    The American Legion Post 12 in Dixon would like to thank all those who promoted our Red Cross Blood Drive on Jan. 19. 
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • Concerned over costs of Dixon, Lee cooperation

    I am a Lee County taxpayer, and I have a couple of questions for Sheriff John Simonton to answer.I t ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • The feds deliver for Dixon

    In the latest news on forfeiture efforts regarding disgraced Dixon ex-Comptroller Rita Crundwell, we see, once again, the handiwork of the federal gov ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • Salary secrecy has no place in government

    SPRINGFIELD – Sometimes elected officials forget who’s the boss.They think they are accountable only ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015

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    Jan. 28, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • Inflate oneself with Scriptures

    Like footballs, we believers need to be properly and sufficiently inflated – not with air, but with God’s holy word.
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 8:36 pm
  • Fight against meth persists

    I read with interest in your newspaper earlier this month saying that methamphetamine is becoming more common in Sterling ["Cops: Meth making a comeba ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 8:36 pm
  • Check out those Dukes

    I sure hope for your sake that you are reading the Telegraph and the coverage of our Dukes.Better ye ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 8:36 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015

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    Jan. 27, 2015 - 8:36 pm
  • CEO program's impact a positive one for region

    In its second year now, the Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities (CEO) program at Whiteside Area Career Center is having a genuinely positive impact ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 8:36 pm
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