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  • Our View: Consolidate township government here? Not so fast

    It's a popular idea frequently touted by taxpayer advocacy groups and state politicians: let's save the taxpayers some serious money by either doing a ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Down the Garden Path: Taking care of winter pantry pests

    Back in December, this column talked about doing our best to prevent an outbreak of any one of several kinds of pantry pests in the home. Some of what ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Reflections: Black History Month a good time for reflection

    I suspect that most of us really would like to believe that race doesn’t matter as much as it used to. And in some ways, that’s a fair statement.
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 4:31 pm
  • Yesteryear: February in Yorkville-area history

    February 2012The Yorkville-Bristol Sanitary District has called a special meeting to discuss removal ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 2:00 pm
  • Our View: School forums provided info on difficult topics

    School District 308 and Yorkville School District 115 have hosted special forums over the past two weeks to present information on important, yet extr ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Message to our readers: Ledger expanding local news coverage

    We're pleased to announce with this edition of the Oswego Ledger we are expanding our local news coverage by adding news and feature stories from the ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Down the Garden Path: Dreaming of this year’s garden

    February finds us thinking we already have had our share of wintry weather this year. So far more cold perhaps than the white stuff. The bit of sunshi ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Gail Johnson: Oswego leads the way in sharing resources with neighbors

    It’s time to prepare the 2017/18 budget for the village of Oswego. Each year the board and staff work diligently to reduce costs while maintaining hig ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 4:29 pm
  • Joshua Welge: Allow me to introduce myself

    Who out there still collects baseball cards?Long before Twitter and Instagram brought our sports her ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 4:51 pm
  • Conservation@Home: Alternatives to salt for keeping roads, paths clear of ice

    It has been a winter of cold and warm conditions so far, which has meant an off and on mixture of snowy, icy and sometimes clear roads and sidewalks. ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 5:30 am