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  • 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
  • 'Hypocritical' rhetoric from GOP Congress

    With the swearing in of the Republican-led Congress, members' rhetoric grows more hypocritical and curiouser and curiouser. Sen. McConnell now believe ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

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    Jan. 26, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • Character really counted for Cubs legend Ernie Banks

    Most people will never hit 512 home runs in the Major Leagues, like Ernie Banks did.Most won't be ch ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • From our archives: Men of Whiteside could feel a 'draft'

    Note to readers – Sauk Valley Media reprints editorials and articles from the past as a regular Monday feature. The following items appeared in the Ga ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 9:02 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Monday, Jan. 26, 2015

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    Jan. 25, 2015 - 9:02 pm
  • Beware, Energy; Rick Perry might run once again!

    WASHINGTON – Many people are holding their breath waiting for Rick Perry to announce whether he will ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 9:02 pm
  • Appreciates help getting car out of the ditch

    We are bombarded with negative stories about bad people. I am writing a positive story about good Samaritans.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 6:16 pm
  • Great movie, but poor taste in language

    Congrats on "American Sniper," except for our young, impressionable people and older ones whom you did not impress with, what, 40, 50, or more f-words ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 6:16 pm
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