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Police are on the Scene of Murder Attempted Suicide In Dixon
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Murder Suicide In Dixon, 5-Year-Old Dead

Police are on the Scene of Murder Of A Young Child and Attempted Suicide In Dixon

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Man Wanted For Stealing Charity Money in Dixon
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Man Wanted For Stealing Charity Money in Dixon

Really? Who could stoop so low as to steal from people in need? This guy, that's who.

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3 Towns In The Stateline Where You can Find Gas Below $2 a Gallon
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2 Towns In The Stateline Where You Can Find Gas Below $2 a Gallon

Hooray, I found gas under $2.00 a gallon!

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Watch a Dixon Man Save a Stranger’s Life–Live on Dashcam

The word "hero" gets tossed around a lot these days. Sometimes, the description is a bit of a stretch, but other times, like this one--it totally fits.

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Dixon Police via Twitter
Dixon Police via Twitter
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Dixon Police Win Twitter (Again) with K-9 Snowman Attack

If you don't follow Dixon Police on Twitter, you are really missing out.

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Some of Illinois’ Best Places for Fall Foliage

As I mentioned in a post a few weeks ago, my dad thought that the ride down Route 2 from Rockford all the way to Dixon offered up some of the best, if not the very best, fall colors viewing in the entire country. I agree, but there are a few other spots in our state that are pretty awesome once we hit fall.

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Don’t Mourn the Passing of Summer When This is Next

As a kid, I dreaded the first day of September. Even though my birthday comes at the end of the month, I never looked ahead to that, I was too busy lamenting the end of summer and the beginning of school. My dad felt differently.

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Pokemon Go Craze Hits New York City
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Dixon Man Hides 3D Printed Pokemon Across Northern Illinois

Zach Hill is changing the way locals search for Pokemon.

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Dixon Police Reach Out to the Community–With a Watergun Fight

A few days ago on Twitter, this announcement was posted:
"Parents: if you live in town and your kids want a quick water gun fight, do the following: Draft a new private tweet, tag @DixonPolice, include a picture of your gladiators (er, kids we mean), and where we can find you."

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Greer Bond GoFundMe page
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Take the ‘Lemon Challenge’ for Dixon 2-Year-Old Fighting Leukemia

We all know the saying, "when life hands you lemons, make lemonade", right? Well, 2-year-old Greer Bond of Dixon and her family have been inspired by that saying to help raise money for sweet Greer's cancer treatments, all while raising awareness for childhood leukemia.

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