Home Delivery

Home Delivery
Local news, sports, opinion and more. The Bureau County Republican is published Wednesday and Saturday mornings.

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Stay connected to us wherever you are! With bcralerts, get breaking news updates along with other area information sent to you as a text message to your wireless device or by e-mail.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
Keep up with what's going on in your community by reading the bcrbriefs. This easy to read synopsis of today's news will be emailed directly to you Tuesday through Saturday at no charge. Sign up today!
Local

Lady Bruins clinch NCIC crown

The St. Bede Lady Bruins led from to start finish, to clinch the final NCIC championship with a 59-26 win over IVC at the Academy Thursday.

St. Bede (14-16) stands 3-0 in conference play with a home date with Princeton this Thursday left to play.

Mo Dean poured in 21 points, including nine in the third quarter as the Lady Bruins stretched a 35-19 halftime lead to 50-24.

Laura Sickley added 11 points and Whitley Funfsinn 10.

Morrison 46, Bureau Valley 36: Nicole Bornsheuer had 15 points and Heaven Bennett (11), but the Storm came up short in Three Rivers Conference play on the road Thursday.

Mendota 50, Hall 21: The Lady Trojans rolled to a 16-0 lead and never looked back. Ally Bromenschenkel (16) and Ann Devitt (14) combined for 30 points for Mendota. Kaylee Golden led Hall with six points

Loading more