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Authorities say a nearly naked gunman from Illinois, wearing only a green jacket and brandishing an assault rifle, stormed a Waffle House restaurant in Nashville... [Read More]
The Stephenson County Beef Association and Rock River Valley Blood Center's Freeport Donor Center will offer beef product samples to blood donors beginning May 1.Samples... [Read More]
The Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas St., will hold a meet-and-greet for Emily Klonicki, its new executive director, from 10 a.m. to noon April... [Read More]
I was searching the internet the other day for Bobby Flay's crepe recipe, and what did the screen hit me with: peanut butter and pickle... [Read More]
It has been 10 years of baseball at Little Cubs Field, and with opening day set for 6 p.m. Monday, organizers and players are gearing... [Read More]
Former Bears general manager Phil Emery outsmarted the NFL draft when he bypassed eight higher-ranked players to take three-time Pro Bowl guard Kyle Long with... [Read More]
A day that's practically made for Freeport is just a few days away. National Pretzel Day is Thursday.Freeport's moniker as the Pretzel City is likely... [Read More]
The batter steps up to the plate. The pitcher winds up while his teammates guard the bases.The batter connects, and the ball sails out of Little Cubs Field -... [Read More]
AHL first-round playoff series(at Rosemont)IceHogs 2, Wolves 1The skinnyGoalie Collin Delia was strong and smooth in his professional playoff debut, stopping 31 Chicago Wolves' shots... [Read More]
The early morning rain showers on Saturday only added to the flavor of the day as Mother Nature made it interesting for an Earth Day... [Read More]
Chuck (Norris) the chicken was undeniably spoiled from her winter hiatus inside my warm farmhouse. The smelly bird returned to the barn at the end... [Read More]
Five Stephenson County FFA members joined around 300 of their peers for the final edition of the long-running Illinois Farm Bureau and Affiliates Youth Conference... [Read More]
I don't believe I have ever seen the world in a greater state of confusion than it is now, and I am 90 years old.... [Read More]
After attending a recent meeting hosted by the Freeport Park District concerning the fate of the tabernacle at Oakdale Nature Preserve, I'm more convinced than... [Read More]
After more than five months on the picket line, workers at Bay Valley Foods have reached a deal with the company to return to their... [Read More]
The Stephenson County  Board on Thursday approved a 4 percent annual pay increase for the county clerk, treasurer and sheriff beginning in December.State law stipulates... [Read More]
If you have an event you would like to submit, send your first and last name and info about the event to Hear outlaw... [Read More]
The Winneshiek Theatre was packed with folks from all over the country along with dozens of Abraham Lincolns on Thursday as they settled in for... [Read More]
Thirty-two-year-old Amber Lamb is the top starting pitcher for the Highland Community College softball team.She also was the Cougars' ace 14 years ago."She was dominant... [Read More]
Freeport played March 15, the earliest softball opening in Chad Hersey's 12 years as a coach."Everything felt great this year. Then a sneak attack," Hersey... [Read More]
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