Patrick Lee Hinrichs, 36, of Prophetstown, Illinois, died March 17 at CGH Medical Center, Sterling , Illinois . Arrangements are pending at Bosma-Gibson, Prophetstown. Marvin C. Hintze, 87, formerly of Bettendorf, died March 17 at Senior Star at Elmore...
3/19/2017
Mary “Sue” Curran was born Dec. 22, 1929, in Sterling , Illinois , the oldest daughter of Francis and Oma (Rendleman) Curran. She was united in marriage to Fredric P. Beecher on May 6, 1950, in Dixon, Illinois. Sue was a loving wife, mother and...
3/19/2017
WQAD.com The trophy is coming to Challand Middle School, at 1700 6th Avenue in Sterling . It will be on display from 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.. Seeing the trophy is first-come, first-serve, according to a statement from the Cubs trophy tour. The first 500 fans...
3/6/2017
SaukValley.com STERLING – Chicago author Stan “Tex” Banash will discuss his book, “Roadside History of Illinois ,” at the next meeting of the Sterling -Rock Falls Historical Society at 2 p.m. March 12 at Ryberg Auditorium in CGH Medical Center, 100 E....
3/2/2017
SaukValley.com The weather service is sending surveyors throughout the area, trying to catalog the damage and determine how many tornadoes might have swept across the region and how long they were on the ground. They won't make it to Sterling until...
3/2/2017
SaukValley.com "We were told Friday that we were awarded an additional $71,000 for abandoned residential properties through the Illinois Housing Development Authority," Schmidt said. Mayor Skip Lee said the city's blight-reduction program wouldn't be...
2/22/2017