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Freeport finished fifth in NIC-10 boys golf last year.The Pretzels could well finish fifth again. The difference is last year, fifth was about the best... [Read More]
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There are just a few steps left before Freeport's new fire chief is announced.City Manager Lowell Crow interviewed three finalists for the role Thursday and... [Read More]
The Freeport Noon Kiwanis Club will meet at noon Aug. 22 at Beltline Cafe & Catering, 325 W. South St.Freeport city manager Lowell Crow will... [Read More]
FHN will offer free evaluations at walk-in sports injury clinics from 8 to 9 p.m. Aug. 26 through Oct. 21.If an injury is a simple... [Read More]
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Highland Community College Chorale will begin rehearsals at 7 p.m. Sept. 5 in Room FA-10 in the Ferguson Fine Arts Center on campus, 2998 W.... [Read More]
FREEPORT — Freeport police have arrested a 39-year-old Freeport man on a felony charge after finding less than 15 grams of heroin where he was staying... [Read More]
The German Valley Historical Museum, 805 Church St., will open from 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 27.At 1 p.m., Gordon Dammann, founder of the the... [Read More]
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We recently turned my daughter's car seat forward-facing and she loves seeing the world outside her window.This visual switch has led to a change in... [Read More]
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The Stephenson County 4-H and Extension Foundation recently announced Destiny Swalve of Freeport and Olivia Kepner of Lena as the winners of the 2017-18 R.C.... [Read More]
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Scales Mound FFA members recently attended the annual FFA Leadership Camp at 4-H Memorial Campgrounds in Monticello.Members who attended are Mickenzie Bass, Jenna Korte and... [Read More]
The 12th annual Briggs and Reed Tractor Drive will begin at 8:30 a.m. at Jim Briggs' farm, 3699 W. Winslow Road.The drive will leave at... [Read More]
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As Doug and Tom Block look back on the past four decades they've spent farming together, they can't help but smile. They say they're surrounded... [Read More]
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Growing up on the edge of town in Apple River, I was blessed to live with darkened skies at night to witness nature's celestial happenings.... [Read More]
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ComEd customers should expect to have their electric meters replaced with smart meters beginning in September.The meters are "smart" because they operate digitally, transmit electricity usage... [Read More]
Lyle Ready of Freeport, a World War II veteran, recounted memories of serving in the Navy overseas today at a celebration called "Keeping the Spirit... [Read More]
The Friends of the Pecatonica River Foundation will meet at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 17 at The Rafter's Restaurant and Catering, 9426 W. Wagner Road.President Joe... [Read More]
FHN will host a tour from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Aug. 30 at the Judy and Virgil Bocker Cardiovascular Center at FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045... [Read More]
The Freeport Golden K Kiwanis Club will meet at 9 a.m. Aug. 17 at Bethany United Church of Christ, 2341 W. Stephenson St.Brian Helm, CEO... [Read More]
The Davis Mental Health Group will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 16 at the location at 813 S. State Ave.Meetings cover a mental... [Read More]
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FREEPORT — Freeport police discovered eight shell casings when they responded to a report of shots fired Friday night near the intersection of South Galena and... [Read More]
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