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  1. Nelson speaks to Twin Cities Sunrise Rotary membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | The Daily Gazette

    Rock Falls Police Chief Tammy Nelson spoke to Twin Cities Sunrise Rotary members in early April about the Safe Haven House. The former Tri-County Opportunity House on West Third Street in Sterling is being renovated to provide temporary housing for women transitioning back into the community.

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  2. Bar owner's cousin held in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The Daily Gazette

    Rock Falls Chief of Police Tammy Nelson announced Wednesday morning that Seth T. Wallace, 32, of Dillon, South Carolina, is in Dillon County Jail on $1 million bond, charged with four counts of aggravated battery with a firearm in the shooting Saturday night at The Cooler in Rock Falls. Rene Sotelo talks to the media Wednesday during a press conference as his wife, Kendra, looks on.

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  3. Bar owners' cousin held in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The Daily Gazette

    ... four counts of aggravated battery with a firearm, each of which carry 6 to 30 years in prison, Police Chief Tammy Nelson said in a news conference this morning at City Hall. Dillon County authorities received a tip from family in that area Monday ...

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  4. Rock Falls Police to hold press conference on shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The Daily Gazette

    A news conference on the suspect arrested in connection with the shooting of four men Saturday at The Cooler will be held at 11:30 this morning at City Hall, Police Chief Tammy Nelson said. ROCK FALLS – A news conference on the suspect arrested in connection with the shooting of four men Saturday at The Cooler will be held at 11:30 this morning at City Hall, Police Chief Tammy Nelson said.

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  5. Police running down leads in Rock Falls shooting; suspect still on the lamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | The Daily Gazette

    ... day, in the hopes someone can identify him. Patrons interviewed that night did not recognize him, Police Chief Tammy Nelson said. The men appear to have been shot at random, Nelson said, adding that the suspect fired four to six rounds before ...

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  6. Police release video of shooting suspect; victims in good to fair conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | The Daily Gazette

    ... interviewed at the downtown bar at 311 W. Second St. knew the man, who uttered some sort of epitaph before firing, Nelson said. Police posted photos of him on the department's Facebook page about 12:30 a.m. Sunday, and were working this morning to ...

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  7. 4 injured in Rock Falls bar shooting; suspect on the runRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | The Daily Gazette

    ... Saturday and started shooting, injuring four people before fleeing in a blue pickup. Two of the four victims, who Nelson thought all were men, were in surgery around 1 a.m., and all injuries appeared to be non-life-threatening, she said. Police ...

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  8. Sterling tax referendum isn't deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | The Daily Gazette

    STERLING – The city's proposed sales tax referendum still could pass because two absentee ballots came in after the April 4 election. "We had 10 absentee ballots out countywide this time, and the last two came in last week after the election," ​Whiteside County Clerk Dana Nelson said.

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  9. Mavis, Violet O.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    Violet O. Mavis Born: July 10, 1918 Died: March 9, 2017 Violet O. Mavis, 98, a lifetime resident of Crystal Lake, passed away March 9, 2017. She was born in Crystal Lake on July 10, 1918 to Charles and Emilia Nelson.

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  10. Coalition has its safe havenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    The home at 507 W. Third St. in Sterling, the original Sterling PADS homeless shelter, is being remodeled and will become Safe Haven Home for Women. It will provide transitional housing for women and children "who find themselves homeless due to traumatic abuse, domestic violence, abrupt family separations, or for women leaving drug treatment who need a safe environment to work on their recovery," Rock Falls Police Chief Tammy Nelson said.

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  11. Best of the Best: Second City brings sketch comedy show to Egyptian TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Daily Chronicle

    ... DeKalb. Performers include Ryan Asher, Emily Fightmaster, Laurel Krabacher, Carley Moseley, Jeff Murdoch and Scotty Nelson. “It's great that someone from NIU was able to work with such a prestigious touring group,” he said. “The ...

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  12. Egyptian Theatre welcomes The Second CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | De Kalb Midweek

    Second City members Jeffrey Murdoch, Laurel Krabacher and Scott Nelson are part of the ensemble that will perform at the Egyptian Theatre on Friday. Chicago's legendary sketch and improv comedy theater will return to the Egyptian Theatre in DeKalb Friday with “The Best of The Second City.” This must-see show features the best sketches and songs from The Second City's 55-year history made famous by superstars like Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Gilda Radner, Bill Murray and more – as well as their trademark improvisation.

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  13. Shelly A. ReeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... grandchildren, Brooke (age 9), Nylah (age,8), and Preston (age 5); and her very special friend, Carol Nuttall of Nelson. A gathering of family and friends will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, and the funeral at 11 a.m. Thursday at McDonald Funeral ...

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  14. Police reports for Friday, Jan. 27, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    Kimberly K. Nelson, 38, of Sterling; 12:07 p.m. Thursday at 4304 East Lincolnway; retail theft; taken to Whiteside County Jail. Tyler E. Soltow, 17, of Rock Falls; 6 p.m. Thursday at Second Street and Second Avenue; no insurance; given state citation.

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  15. Students set out for 'life-changing' trip to D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    Sarah Davis, a senior at Newman High School, and James Nelson, a 2015 graduate, talk about what's most exciting about the trip to Washington, D.C., where 25 students from Newman and five from St. Anne Catholic School will take part in March for Life. The bus left Wednesday afternoon, and the students will get to celebrate Mass at the Basilica of the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception just after noon today.

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  16. No injuries in morning shooting in Rock FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    The department received multiple calls of shots being fired at 6:16 a.m. in the 300 block of East Third Street, and officers located a nearby residence that had been struck by gunfire, according to a news release. Police Chief Tammy Nelson said the residence was shot more than once, but the total number of shots is unknown.

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  17. Kerns, Arlene EvelynRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    Arlene Evelyn Kerns Born: July 4, 1926; in Chicago, IL Died: January 23, 2017; in Crystal Lake, IL Arlene Evelyn Kerns, 90, of Crystal Lake, Illinois passed away on January 23, 2017 at her home. She was born on July 4, 1926 to Everett and Helen Nelson in Chicago.

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  18. Marjorie F. CoatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... Iowa, and Barbara (Dan) Johnson of Moline; one son, Craig Coats of Los Angeles; two sisters, Erma (Jim) Parks of Nelson and Janet (Jim) Berle of Dixon; six grandchildren, John (Marrisa) Ross, Sarah (Marc) Swanson, Aaron (Arianne) Johnson, Steven ...

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  19. 64-year-old Dixon man killed in crash identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ROCK FALLS – The Dixon man who died Tuesday morning in a fiery crash was 64-year-old Larry D. Lahman, Lee County Coroner Jesse Partington confirmed. Lahman was eastbound on Rock Island Road in an SUV, passing a car about 6:20 a.m. when he lost control, went in the ditch, and hit some landscaping fencing, trees, and a utility pole at Browns Beach Road, just east of Rock Falls near Nelson.

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  20. No ID yet on fatal crash victim from DixonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ROCK FALLS – An autopsy will be done today on a Dixon man who died Tuesday morning in a fiery crash on Rock Island Road at Browns Beach Road, just east of Rock Falls near Nelson. The man was eastbound in an SUV, passing a car about 6:20 a.m. when he lost control, went in the ditch, hit some landscaping fencing, trees, and a utility pole, said Cpl.

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