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  • Food Court 9-18

    With fall coming on it’s time for some more recipes using the fall ingredients. It won’t be long before you’ll be cleaning out the garden space.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Considerations by Nedda

    Hello seniors, aging adults, senior citizens, maturing adults, older folks, really older folks. Well, right here is the trouble. Everybody wants to be ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Welcome home

    Another annual Homestead Festival and another influx of past, present and former Princeton residents tromping, traveling and taking a stroll through t ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 5:44 pm
  • Smith gains new perspective as Storm cheerleader

    A knee injury may have knocked Gage Smith from the football field, but he hasn’t gone far.The Bureau ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 3:53 pm
  • The end of the beginning ...

    Editor’s note: This is a reprint of the second part of a two-part column from Haley Adams. A portion of the first printing was inadvertently left out. ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 1:18 pm
  • Food Court 9-11

    Now’s the time to come up with some hearty squash recipes. All kinds of squash are coming on in your gardens, so try some new recipes to change some o ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • The yellow ribbon

    This column is often filled with little snapshots from my past. Growing up on a Bureau County farm with all the trials, tribulations, comforts and opp ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • A change of plans

    So ends the 20-year experiment. By the time that you read this, I will no longer be working for the Bureau County Republican. As they say, all good th ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:32 pm
  • Hall looking for Hall of Fame contacts

    Hall High School will be inducting the 1973 Red Devil football team into the school’s Hall of Fame on Sept. 12. It needs your help to get those player ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 4:08 pm
  • Reflecting on my first farm summer

    Looking around outside, I’m noticing the first bit of green leaves begin to fade. The air seems a little more breezier; farmers are chattering about t ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:13 pm
  • ‘Hard Choices: A Memoir’

    Your mind may already be made up. Political ads have barely started appearing on TV, but you already ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Food Court Sept. 4

    With school starting and all the lunches to pack and treats to prepare for the class, now’s the time to whip up some of your favorite cookies.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Walking the road not chosen

    Editor's note: The following is an ongoing series on former BCR Staff Writer Barb Kromphardt's ordeal with breast cancer. After failing a mammogram te ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • The beginning of the end ...

    Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part column from Haley Adams. The second part will appear in Thursday’s BCR.
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 1:30 pm
  • Out-standing in our field

    I tend to be a creature of habit. In other words, I seldom stray too far from my basic routine, especially when it comes to the mundane tasks in my wo ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 10:25 am
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