Digital Access

Digital Access
Access bcrnews.com from all your digital devices and receive breaking news and updates from around the area.

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!
Police/Fire Reports

Bureau County Sheriff

DUI

Robert J. Price, 61, of Kewanee was charged with failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident, driving while license revoked/suspended, driving while under the influence of alcohol and operating an uninsured motor vehicle on Route 6 near 645 East Street in Sheffield at 8:58 p.m. June 2.

Accident

A vehicle driven by Sebastian P. Deserf, 81, of Ladd backed into a parked vehicle in the Casey’s General Store parking lot in Ladd at 5:05 a.m. June 8.

Illegal dumping

William L. Bauer, 71, of Mendota was charged with illegal dumping behind Stewart Park in Buda at 11:11 a.m. May 31.

Criminal trespass to land

Alan K. Wood, 70, of Princeton was charged with criminal trespass to land in the 23,000 block of 1650 North Avenue in Princeton at 6:47 a.m. June 7.

Loading more