The snow in Prophetstown and the local area was intense during the early morning hours dumping up to 7 inches by 9:00 a.m.
Richard A. Morris, 82, of Erie, Illinois, died Thursday, March 22, 2018 at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City.
The Panthers brought four athletes to the Illinois Top Times Indoor Championship Meet and brought home three medals on Friday.
The land owner who perished in a field fire in rural Tampico on Thursday has been identified as 89 year old, Curtis D. Verney of Sterling, Illinois.
Curtis D. Varney, 89 of Sterling died Thursday March 22, 2018.
Several area farmers took to their fields on Thursday to burn off old growth especially along drainage ditches. That task turned deadly for a land owner outside of Tampico, Illinois on Thursday.
This weekend four EP track athletes will be competing the Illinois Top Times Track and Field Championships, Often referred to as the indoor track state meet as the IHSA does not have an indoor season.
The Tampico Lions Club will again sponsor the annual Easter Egg Walk on Saturday March 31st at the Reagan Community Center, 202 W. 2nd St., Tampico, IL.
A job fair for anyone interested in the field of education will be held in Sterling on April 14th.