June 16 2011

Olympic-style tournament comes to Rockford

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WHERE ELSE BUT ROCKFORD?—Nationally renowned archer, Marie DeRegnaucourt, is pictured winning her All American title for Michigan State University at UCLA in the outdoor collegiate national championships. Nationally renowned archer, Marie DeRegnaucourt, may have been the first Rockford archer to reach the heights of Member National Junior World Team, competing in the [...]

Duplex destroyed, family and pets escape fire

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‘The cat did just what we teach the little kids to do: stay low and go’ by BETH ALTENA Heat from the blaze melts the front of a vehicle parked in the driveway. A family cat survived a fire so hot and smoky that an entire neighborhood was hidden in the smoke as firefighters tried to extinguish the fully engaged blaze about 3 p.m. on Wednesday, June 8. Neighbors helped [...]

Man critically injured in accident

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by JUDY REED AeroMed is called to the scene of a two-car accident in Courtland Township Tuesday, June 7. Photo by RON PARKER A two-car accident in Courtland Township last week left one man with critical injuries and several others with minor scrapes and lacerations. The accident happened about 4 p.m. June 7, at 15 Mile Road and Shaner Avenue. According to police, a [...]

Families invited to free day of fun, food

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              The Izaak Walton League Summerfest is coming up on Saturday, June 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the club’s conservation facility and property at 5641 Myers Lake Road, just north of Cannonsburg Ski Lodge. There will be all types of outdoor activities, such as kids’ fishing, nature trails, archery, a scavenger or treasure [...]
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