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  1. Introduction to RhubarbRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | BellaOnline

    ... The Lanesboro, Minnesota rhubarb festival is always the first Saturday in June. A similar one is scheduled for Aledo, Illinois, which is tentatively scheduled for June 2017 as well. There is also an annual Lenox Rhubarb Festival in Lenox, ...

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  2. Aledo qualifies baker's dozen for regional swimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Star-Telegram.com

    A baker's dozen is a little more than the usual 12. For example, you might get a 13th donut when you order a dozen. Aledo High School swim coach Kim Dorsey is feeling that way today after more than two-thirds of her team qualified to move on the recent District 7-5A championships.

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  3. Monticello administrator's job on lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | The News-Gazette

    ... has been a municipal official in Illinois for several years. Prior to coming to Monticello, he was administrator for Aledo in Mercer County for three years, and prior to that worked for Mahomet for six years, finishing as community development ...

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  4. Illinois Soybean Association Reports State Regained Top Soybean Producing State After 2016 CropRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Milling Journal

    ... ISA, creating yield-boosting opportunities for soybean farmers is a priority," says John Longley , soybean farmer from Aledo, Ill., and ISA Production and Outreach Committee chair. "By educating producers through ILSoyAdvisor.com articles, webinars ...

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  5. Aledo family has fun reopening historic movie theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this Dec. 9, 2016 photo, Michelle and Dan Mellgren pose outside the historic Aledo Opera House in Aledo, Ill. At the holidays, it's a pleasure to see a family-friendly Christmas movie in a single-screen theater, with concessions, and not have to take a second mortgage to do so.

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  6. Illinois stopgap budget to end as 2017 beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... has been without a budget since July 1, 2015. Like many social service agencies, Mercer County Family Crisis Center in Aledo are doing what they can to stay open. "We've planned, we've saved we've worked hard and we will continue to see clients as ...

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  7. Keller and McKinney boys reach Moritz Dealerships finals at AledoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... win Wednesday over the Texans to advance to the championship game of the Moritz Dealerships Holiday Classic at Aledo High School. The Indians (16-1) overcame a sluggish start, rebounding from an early 18-point deficit (27-9) with a 39-point outburst ...

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  8. Exchange Historic Movie TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    In this Dec. 9, 2016 photo, Michelle and Dan Mellgren pose inside the historic Aledo Opera House in Aledo, Ill. At the holidays, it's a pleasure to see a family-friendly Christmas movie in a single-screen theater, with concessions, and not have to take a second mortgage to do so.

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  9. Hazardous weather expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | The Fairfield Ledger

    According to the outlook, temperatures falling below zero tonight will combine with winds of 10-15 mph to bring wind chills of minus 20 to minus 25 over locations with snow cover, especially after 9 p.m. A wind chill advisory has been issued for areas generally along and northeast of a line from Iowa City to Aledo, Illinois. Further south, wind chills are expected to fall to minus 5 to minus 15. According to the outlook, a winter storm is expected to impact portions of the Midwest Friday and Saturday.

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  10. Lady Eagles second in Aledo TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    It wasn't quite home, but it was close. The Brock Lady Eagles didn't have to travel far as they finished second in the Aledo Ladycat Invitational this past weekend.

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  11. Michigana s Jim Harbaugh visits AledoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    On Monday, Dec. 5, Aledo senior offensive lineman Chuck Filiaga had a home visit with Michigan and head football coach Jim Harbaugh. It was Filiaga's third home visit .

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  12. GROWMARK Announces Its 2017 Illinois Essay Contest WinnerRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Agri Marketing

    GROWMARK ANNOUNCES ITS 2017 ILLINOIS ESSAY CONTEST WINNER Dec. 7, 2016 Source: GROWMARK news release sent via AgPR --the news distribution service for agriculture Jill Sackville of Aledo, Illinois, has been named the Illinois state winner of the 2017 GROWMARK essay contest for FFA members. The theme of this year's contest was "What value do cooperatives provide to today's farmers?" In her contest entry, Sackville said: "Today's cooperatives still play a pivotal role in farming, allowing members to obtain high quality seeds, fertilizers, herbicides, insecticides, and many more essential agricultural needs.

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  13. Mercer County Happy Holidays Toy Exchange a " Dec. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... cer County children from newborns to 18 years old. The Town and Country Restaurant is located at 1708 SE 3rd Street in Aledo. A meal of chicken nuggets and fries will be provided for $3. For more information, contact Stacie Moore at 309-509-3990.

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  14. Man wanted in Mercer CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Officials say 24-year-old Andrew L. Greene's last know address is 502 SW 3rd Street in Aledo, Ill. He is described as a white male, 6'01", 185 pounds with short brown hair.

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  15. For Aledo football star, heart matters more than heightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    In peewee football, opposing coaches and parents openly questioned his age. When he arrived at Aledo High School his freshman year, his teammates were struck by his size-- and his goatee.

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  16. Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs Honors Adonai Community Support ServicesRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    The Award was presented at 11:00 am on November 21 at the American Legion in Aledo, Illinois. The Illinois Veterans' Business Appreciation Award highlights and honors the work of any business or organization in Illinois that has significantly helped veterans, and whose contributions to those who have served our country, are documented and deserve to be recognized.

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  17. Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs honors Adonai Community Support ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | RiverBender.com

    The Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs named Adonai Community Support Services as recipient of the Illinois Veterans' Business and Appreciation Award for First Quarter, Fiscal Year 2017. The Award was presented at 11:00 am on November 21 at the American Legion in Aledo, Illinois.

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  18. Margo Price's "Hands of Time" Music Video Is a Love Letter to Aledo, IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | WKHX-FM Atlanta

    ... and fans of a more traditional country sound. To create her latest music video for "Hands of Time," Margo went back to Aledo, Ill., the Midwest town where she went to high school. Some folks might think Aledo meets the criteria for being considered ...

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  19. Watch Margo Price Return Home in Reflective 'Hands of Time' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... spent both onstage and on the road. The video finds her walking the backroads of her hometown once again, returning to Aledo, Illinois, as a wife, mother and newly-minted star. Along the way, we meet her husband, son and mother, while also gaining ...

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  20. Aledo High School community mourns studenta s deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Tuesday at Cook Children's Hospital, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner. He had been taken there from Aledo High School after he showed signs of illness Monday. The medical examiner had not reported the cause of his death by Tuesday ...

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