Sterling Info

Sterling, Illinois is located in Whiteside County. Zip codes in Sterling, IL include 61081. The median home price in Sterling is $118,900. More Sterling information.

Local Charities in Sterling, IL

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Latest News Sources

Add a news source

Are we missing a Sterling news source? Let us know!

Sterling News

Local news for Sterling, IL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

13 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

Honor Flight #27 - April 16

Hogs from a local farm have been making their way onto city streets since last summer in Sterling, Illinois, and they're not welcomed by all.

Comment?

17 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

Board member's daughter appointed to board

MORRISON – The newest member of the Whiteside County Board will have the best of all possible mentors: her mom.

Comment?

21 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

Police reports for Wednesday, April 16, 2014

April M. Johnson, 43, of Erie; 9:42 a.m. Monday at East Fourth Street and 12th Avenue; speeding, no insurance; posted driver's license as bond.

Comment?

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Rock Falls ratifies labor agreement with firefighters

ROCK FALLS – The City Council approved a new 3-year contract with its firefighters Tuesday after an executive session.

Comment?

The Daily Gazette

City looks into official's residency in Sterling

STERLING – Sterling Mayor Skip Lee said that if he were in Alderman Barry Cox's situation, he would leave the City Council.

Comment?

The Daily Gazette

Sterling acquires site to fulfill grant requirement

STERLING – The city acquired the deed to the first property it secured for demolition almost 5 years ago through its Neighborhood Stabilization Program.

Comment?

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Sterling firefighter charged with sex crime

STERLING – A Sterling firefighter was being held Monday on a $300,000 bond after being arrested on a sexual assault charge involving a victim younger than 18. Philip Johannsen, 36, was in the Whiteside County jail on a felony charge of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

Comment?

The Daily Gazette

Sterling mayor: Loose hogs concern city

On April 3, a pig was spotted two times near the Mobil convenience store at East Lincolnway and Polo Road.

Comment?

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Fenwick cycles back

Local bicyclist B.J. Fenwick, 66, of Sterling has opened Green River Cyclery at at 205 E. First St. in Dixon, a sales and service shop.

Comment?

The Daily Gazette

No audit for 2 decades in Coloma Township

ROCK FALLS – More than a quarter of Rock Falls' population wasn't even born the last time Coloma Township conducted an audit.

Comment?

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Daily Gazette

McDonald's ready to rebuild?

The McDonald's at 1003 First Ave. in Rock Falls still is on track to be torn down and rebuilt, Rock Falls building inspector Mark Searing said Friday.

Comment?

The Daily Gazette

February Student of the Month: Erin Ansusinha

Erin Ansusinha, 18, of Sterling, is one of Sterling High School's February Students of the Month.

Comment?

The Daily Gazette

One still hospitalized after two-vehicle crash

STERLING – One of two people injured in a two-car accident Wednesday in Sterling was still in the hospital Thursday.

Comment?

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Sterling native writes his 84-page memoir

The first three chapters of the 84-page book are about his life in Sterling, from 1932 to 1950, including his attendance at Central Elementary School and Sterling High School.

Comment?

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Out Here: No one is entirely unbiased

When folks accuse the newspaper of having bias in its coverage, my response is simple: They're absolutely right.

Comment?

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Locals flock to Hazelhurst Consignment Sale

Polo Lions Club members John Deuth and Dave Bucher were busy Saturday morning cooking pork chops, brats and hot dogs at the club's food booth at the Hazelhurst Consignment Sale between Polo and Milledgeville.

Comment?

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Daily Gazette

First job openings at long-awaited prison

The file photo shows an overhead view of the federal Thomson Correctional Center.

Comment?

The Daily Gazette

Police reports for Saturday, April 5, 2014

Shauntai S. Reyes, 26, of Sterling; 4:22 p.m. Thursday at East Fourth Street and 16th Avenue; talking on a cellphone, no insurance; given notice to appear in court.

Comment?

Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Going hog wild at gas station

This photo submitted to Sauk Valley Media's Facebook page, shows a customer at the Kelly Williamson Mobil store at Polo Road and East Lincolnway in Sterling trying to evade a pig that had gotten loose Thursday from a nearby farm.

Comment?

The Daily Gazette

Don't allow career education cuts to stand

To save money, some area school districts, including Dixon and Rock Falls, plan to send fewer students to the Whiteside Area Career Center in the fall.

Comment?

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Sterling Jobs

•••