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  • Editorial cartoon for Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015

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    Jan. 23, 2015 - 6:12 pm
  • Taking the measure of an important issue

    The other day in Chicago, Gov. Bruce Rauner said something both simple and profound: “We can’t manage what we don’t measure.”
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 6:12 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

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    Jan. 22, 2015 - 8:55 pm
  • Keep costs affordable at universities

    Economics might finally be catching up with colleges in Illinois and across the country, as administrators face the reality that student tuition canno ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 8:55 pm
  • Compromise cuts both ways

    Diets of only red meat aren’t healthy. So we were pleased to watch President Barack Obama and Iowa’s ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 8:55 pm
  • Civility lacking on Quinn's last day

    SPRINGFIELD – A familiar voice came booming across my phone line the other day.“Scott, it's George R ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • Public to have final say on new sales tax

    Residents of Rock Falls and Sterling who vote on April 7 will decide whether shoppers in those cities have to pay more at the cash register.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015

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    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015

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    Jan. 20, 2015 - 7:39 pm
  • Cooperation benefits the public

    We have long preached the merits of cooperative efforts among units of government.Such activities st ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 7:39 pm
  • Editorial: Office of lieutenant governor still an afterthought

    If comedian Rodney Dangerfield were still alive, he would sympathize with the office of Illinois lieutenant governor. Like Dangerfield, the office "do ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015

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    Jan. 19, 2015 - 7:46 pm
  • Editorial cartoon for Monday, Jan. 19, 2015

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    Jan. 18, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • From our archives: Farewell to a great British statesman

    Note to readers – Sauk Valley Media reprints editorials and articles from the past as a regular Monday feature. The following items appeared in the Te ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • Paris snub the latest 'oops' for administration

    WASHINGTON – This week we consider White House apologies.You’re probably thinking we will be finishe ...
    Jan. 18, 2015 - 9:26 pm
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