DIXON – Calling her sentence of 19 years, 7 months in federal prison “substantively reasonable,” an appeals court Friday rejected an attempt by former Dixon Comptroller Rita Crundwell to serve a shorter term.
ROCK FALLS – State budget cuts have meant less maintenance of the Hennepin Feeder Canal.
Members of the GFWC Woman’s Club of Princeton meet Thursday morning with staff of Freedom House in Princeton to present a collection of new socks for persons living at the domestic violence shelter. Shown are (from left) Amber Killian, Freedom House representative; Clara Pease, Gert Zaleski, both with the GFWC Woman’s Club Princeton; Pam Busch, Freedom House; and Lou Brown and Jo Kloster, GFWC Woman’s Club Princeton members.
Elizabeth Henrikson took this photo of Daniel Henrikson standing on an old 80-foot cottonwood tree that had a 25-foot circumference that was uprooted during Sunday’s wind storm. This tree also took out some other trees behind the Henrikson house north of Ohio, Ill.
Seldom have two minutes meant so much.