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DIXON – The Lee County Board will have an emergency meeting Friday to figure out how to avert a potential disaster: a winter without road salt.
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DIXON – The driver of a Kreider Services van that collided with a motorcycle, killing its driver, is being charged with failure to yield at a stop intersection, the Lee County Sheriff's Department said in a news release this morning.
Referring to a new development for her consignment store, Chris Acosta said, "This is going to be huge."
DIXON – CenturyLink Inc. employees and area communities collected 666,204 pounds of food and $767,219 during the 2014 CenturyLink Backpack Buddies Feed the Children Food Drive June 2-13.
The number of full-time journalists on the Capitol beat is down 40 percent since 2003.
MORRISON – Cattle and kitties and pigs, oh my! The Whiteside County 4-H Fair, featuring all kinds of animals and exhibits, continues today and Saturday at the Whiteside County Fairgrounds in Morrison.
Winston Wilbanks, 27, of Chicago; 10:15 p.m. Tuesday on East Second Street; two counts of criminal damage to property, obstructing justice; taken to Whiteside County Jail.
DIXON – Staff members for Treasurer Dan Rutherford will be at the Dixon Public Library, 221 S. Hennepin Ave., from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to help people discover whether the state has any money or unclaimed property for them.
DIXON – For the next 2 weeks, because of the downtown streetscape project, customers coming to the Telegraph office at 113 S. Peoria Ave. to visit the newspaper office, CASA or Lee County Tourism must enter through the side door in the alley between the Telegraph and C&N Industrial Supply.
Jan Whitlock, a special education teacher at Merrill Elementary School, reads a book to children Wednesday afternoon outside the Coloma Homes meeting room.
DIXON – A 90-year-old Mount Morris man still was in critical condition at a Rockford hospital Tuesday afternoon after he and another driver, from Dixon, were injured in a crash Sunday morning.
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Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 01:32 pm
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