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  • Charles places 3rd at state competition

    CHAMPAIGN – The Carroll County 4-H Senior Horse Bowl Team Jr. members in Hipplolgy and 4-H’ers in Public Speaking competed in the state comp ...
    April 29, 2015 - 10:33 am
  • Whiteside County development director to retire

    MORRISON – Longtime county economic development leader Betty Steinert will retire, effective July 1.Steinert, 61, has been administrator of ...
    April 29, 2015 - 10:37 am
  • Tours, presentations mark Migratory Bird Day

    THOMSON — The 19th annual Migratory Bird Day features tours and programs starting at 8 a.m. May 9 at the Ingersoll Wetlands Learning Center, ...
    April 29, 2015 - 10:39 am
  • Local teen installed as CAR state president

    ALEXANDRIA, Virginia – Sarah A. Callahan, a member of the Charles Carroll Society, Children of the American Revolution, Mount Carroll, was i ...
    April 29, 2015 - 10:41 am
  • Raku clay workshop

    Hanjua Huenefeld (center) adds to the fire at a raku clay workshop April 17 in Stockton. Pearl City High School art students joined the Stoc ...
    April 29, 2015 - 10:42 am
  • ‘Potential leads’ in search for suspect

    LANARK – Although tips have come in, Lanark Police still don’t have a main suspect after less than $10,000 was stolen from three businesses ...
    April 29, 2015 - 10:43 am

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