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  1. Trump honors Illinois officer for school shooting actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | Daily Herald

    The police officer credited with stopping a northern Illinois school shooter has been praised by President Donald Trump after being named Officer of the Year by the International Association of Chiefs of Police. Trump spoke about Dixon Officer Mark Dallas during the group's convention Monday in Florida, citing his quick actions in intervening when a student fired shots near Dixon High School's gym on May 16 during graduation practice.

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  2. Campground owners suing social media critics for libel, trespassingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | Daily Herald

    And now a July 8 dispute between two Kane County residents and campground owners along the Rock River near Dixon has turned into a lawsuit arguing libel, trespassing and interfering with business relations. Ronald and Judith Lang, the owners of a private camping area called CampingIslands.com off the Rock River, are suing Veronica Flegenheimer and her boyfriend, Johnny Morales, for libel over disparaging social media posts and for trespassing, arguing they harassed guests on private property, according to Kane County court records.

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  3. Is REO Speedwagon Illinois' greatest band? Voters say yes.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Is REO Speedwagon really the top band to emerge from Illinois? It snagged the No. 1 spot in a contest administered by the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield.

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  4. 'I was not going to let him get away': Officer recounts stopping gunman at Dixon schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Mark Dallas, a school resource officer, leads Dixon High School's Class of 2018 into their graduation ceremony at the school in Dixon. Dallas told NBC's Today Show he was in his Dixon High School office May 16 when he heard gunfire in the hallway.

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  5. Officer who shot school gunman in Dixon gets ovation at graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Mark Dallas, a school resource officer, reacts Sunday as he leads Dixon High School's Class of 2018 into their graduation ceremony in Lancaster Gymnasium at the school in Dixon. Matthew A. Milby Jr., 19, is charged with firing shots inside of his northern Illinois high school Wednesday as seniors met for graduation rehearsal at the school before he was shot by Dallas.

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  6. Teen accused in Illinois school shooting to be arraignedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | Daily Herald

    This May 17, 2018 photo provided by the Dixon Police Department in Dixon, Ill., shows, Matthew Milby. Milby is charged with aggravated discharge of a firearm, aggravated discharge at a school employee and aggravated discharge at a school building.

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  7. The Latest: Police say mom bought shooting suspect's gunRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Students file into the adjacent National Guard armory following a shooting at Dixon High School Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Dixon, Ill. A 19-year-old who showed up at his former high school in northern Illinois and opened fire on a police officer working there, was shot by the officer and taken into custody.

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  8. 'Countless lives were saved': Officer stops armed 19-year-old at Dixon High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Police investigate the scene after a shooting at Dixon High School Wednesday in Dixon, Ill. A 19-year-old who showed up at his former high school in northern Illinois and opened fire on a police officer working there, was shot by the officer and taken into custody.

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  9. 'It could have been a lot worse:' Officer confronts armed 19-year-old at Dixon High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Police investigate the scene following a shooting at Dixon High School Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Dixon, Ill. A 19-year-old who showed up at his former high school in northern Illinois and opened fire on a police officer working there, was shot by the officer and taken into custody.

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  10. Officer shoots gunman at northern Illinois high schoolRead the original story

    May 16, 2018 | Daily Herald

    The Dixon city manager Danny Langloss says police confronted a male with a gun on Dixon High School property about 8 a.m. Wednesday. Langloss did not provide the gunman's name or age, and his connection to the school has not been confirmed.

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  11. Board of Regents to hear recommendation on college presidentRead the original story

    May 14, 2018 | Daily Herald

    The Tennessee Board of Regents is planning a special meeting to consider a recommendation for a new president of the Tennessee College of Applied Technology in Murfreesboro. The board said in a news release Monday that Chancellor Flora W. Tydings will recommend Jon D. Mandrell for the college's presidency at a May 30 meeting in Nashville.

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  12. In the footsteps of Ronald Reagan, the only president born in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Dixon gets ready to celebrate President Ronald Reagan's 73rd birthday in the Lancaster Gym at Dixon High School on Feb. 6, 1984. In this official White House photo, President Ronald Reagan reads the Dixon Evening Telegraph's Feb. 28, 1981, edition in the Oval Office.

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  13. West Chicago couple die in motorcycle crashRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2018 | Daily Herald

    A West Chicago couple died after they lost control of their motorcycle and went off the road around 6:30 p.m. Sunday on eastbound I-88 outside Dixon. Gregory A. McMillian, 35, was pronounced dead at the scene, and Nicole D. Menjivar, 34, was pronounced at KSB Hospital in Dixon, the Lee County coroner's office said.

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  14. Volunteers to clean graves at Illinois state school cemeteryRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Sauk Valley Media reports that volunteers are planning to clean the graves and place artificial flowers at the cemetery on the grounds of what is now the Dixon Correctional Center. Dedication of an angel statue will follow in May. There are 2,189 graves on the site that opened as a "state colony for epileptics" in 1918.

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  15. EXCHANGE: Illinois author creates fantasy world for childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Daily Herald

    In this March 7, 2018 photo, author Joplin James holds his first book, "Tales of Mushroom Manor", a fantasy book for young readers, at his home in Sterling, Ill. James hopes to make the book a three part series.

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  16. BC-BKC--Chicago St.-Rio Grande Long BoxRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2018 | Daily Herald

    3-Point Goals: 4-16, .250 . Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks.

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  17. Rock Island County launches program to counter opioid crisisRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Law enforcement officers in one western Illinois county have launched a program allowing people to come to law enforcement to get help with an opioid problem. The Rock Island Argus reports that Rock Island County's law enforcement launched the Safe Passage program, based on one started by police in Dixon.

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  18. Visitation, funeral set for family of 6 killed in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Fire investigators work at the scene of a fatal fire Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017 outside of Dixon, IL. Authorities say two adults and four children died in the early morning house fire.

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  19. The Latest: Victims of rural Illinois fire identifiedRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Authorities in northern Illinois have identified the victims of an early morning house fire that left two adults and four children from one family dead. The Ogle County Sheriff's Department identified the victims as 39-year-old Timothy Shaw, 37-year-old Melissa Shaw, 17-year-old Ethan Shaw, 15-year-old LeAnne Shaw, 12-year-old Hailey Shaw and 11-year-old Dylan Shaw.

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  20. Sheriff: 6 dead in rural northern Illinois house fireRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The Ogle County Sheriff's Department says police received a 911 call just after midnight Tuesday reporting smoke in the basement of a home outside Dixon. Sheriff's officials say firefighters arrived to discover a "fully engulfed" residential structure fire.

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