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  • Princeton man charged with heroin possession

    PRINCETON — Kevin M. Koetz, 38, of Princeton was charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance (heroin), a Class 4 felony.
    July 28, 2015 - 8:13 am
  • LaSalle woman is charged with felonies

    LASALLE — Lacy A. Lehn, 32, of LaSalle was charged with driving while license revoked, a Class 4 felony, and unlawful possession of a controlled subst ...
    July 27, 2015 - 3:10 pm
  • New Jersey man charged with cannabis possession

    LADD — Patrick E. Vansaghi, 27, of Howell, N.J., was charged with unlawful possession of cannabis.On ...
    July 28, 2015 - 8:20 am
  • A prescription for fun

    PRINCETON — You could sit in a stuffy classroom and listen to a teacher lecture on to gain your education, or you could enjoy live music, ride Segways ...
    July 27, 2015 - 3:59 pm
  • Lyme bites

    Editor’s note: This is the first of a two-part series on Lyme disease.According to a new government ...
    July 27, 2015 - 3:59 pm
  • Around the barrel and a gallop toward the finish

    The Bureau County Fairgrounds hosted the annual 4-H Fair this past weekend. The weather was warm and humid, but otherwise pleasant. After a full weeke ...
    July 27, 2015 - 3:59 pm
  • Princeton looks at economic development

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Industrial Commission is changing its focus to economic development for the city.
    July 27, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Flooding sinks summer fun

    For many people, boating and fishing is a big part of life in the Illinois River Valley. With this summer’s record rainfall and the slowly receding fl ...
    July 27, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • An honored guest at St. Louis Parish

    Bishop Daniel Jenky celebrated the 10:30 a.m. Mass on Sunday, July 26, in commemoration of St. Louis Parish’s 150th anniversary. The Mass was followed ...
    July 27, 2015 - 3:01 pm
  • Learning to make a difference

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Food Pantry will begin registration this week for its annual school supply distribution for students.
    July 27, 2015 - 4:01 pm
  • Out & About

    Images from the Bureau County 4-H Fair ...
    July 27, 2015 - 4:01 pm
  • Liberty Village celebrates 10 years

    Liberty Village of Princeton commemorated its 10 years of service on Saturday, July 25, with a celebration offering live music, free food and activiti ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:59 pm
  • What is your favorite summer pastime?

    “I enjoy sitting around the bonfire with my family.” Nicole Wheeler, Tiskilwa “I enjoy visiting, sho ...
    July 27, 2015 - 1:24 pm
  • A toast to Dexter Brigham

    PRINCETON — In honor of his vision, commitment, blood, sweat and tears leading Festival 56 for the last 12 years, the Princeton Theatre Group will hos ...
    July 28, 2015 - 8:15 am
  • Hop on over to the Amboy Marsh Nature Sanctuary

    Bureau County Republican correspondent photographer Dick Todd discovered this young gray tree frog with sand grains on its back at Amboy Marsh Nature ...
    July 24, 2015 - 4:11 pm
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