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  • Rogers: SHOT Show displays variety of new outdoors products

    This week marks one of the biggest events in the outdoors industry. The 2017 SHOT Show is currently underway in Las Vegas.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:20 pm
  • Miller: Dems 'defensive,' 'joyless' in picking Madigan again

    If I had to choose a word to describe the Democrats' nominating speeches for House Speaker Michael Madigan's re-election last week, it would be either ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:19 pm
  • Buck: New year, new schedule of tools

    A new year means a new schedule of Nonprofit Tools for Success!This is a monthly workshop of peers w ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Berg: Why a budget won’t fix Illinois

    Did you feel it? As 2016 expired at midnight Dec. 31, so too did Illinois’ stopgap budget. That six- ...
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 12:11 am
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    Jan. 12, 2017 - 12:11 am
  • Stadalsky: Mini relay for life at Minooka High is stand against cancer

    Minooka High School District 111 has had more than its share of cancer scares and losses.From studen ...
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 12:09 am
  • Global warming – why I mow my grass in December

    To the Editor:I just finished mowing my front lawn on Dec. 3.Each year I have been mowing later in t ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 11:49 am
  • United Way turns 70, still growing with help

    United Way of Grundy County celebrated its 70th year in Grundy County in 2016. It has been interesti ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 6:59 am
  • Oesterle: You say you want a resolution? Well, you know, we all want to change ourselves

    The calendar has finally flipped and 2016 is finally over.I am not sure why, but it seemed like the ...
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 1:36 pm
  • Gagliardo: Community Foundation of Grundy County ready to assist again in 2017

    Whether you are eagerly awaiting the New Year to start fresh or dreading the New Year because the old was so good … welcome to 2017!
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 11:44 am
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    Dec. 28, 2016 - 11:15 pm
  • It’s time for a 28th amendment

    We really had four parties running for president this time and again we did not have a winner with over half the vote. In fact, Trump got almost two m ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 11:15 pm