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  • Bus stop!

    SPRING VALLEY — Dwindling state funding for transportation has got the Spring Valley Elementary School Board brainstorming on ways to decrease its bus ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:28 pm
  • Struna: The problem is revenue

    SPRING VALLEY — A reduction in general state aid combined with declining property tax revenue is causing the newly-reorganized Hall High School Board ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:52 pm
  • Reaching the summit at LJHS

    Princeton’s Logan Junior High School students Koel Hjertstedt and Victoria Tieman climb a rock wall set up at the school Friday, April 24. Every four ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:29 pm
  • Taking a gamble

    Editor’s note: This is the final story in a three-part series on video gaming in Illinois; how it works, where the money goes and who can benefit from ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:42 pm
  • Princeton to flush hydrants

    PRINCETON — The city of Princeton will flush all fire hydrants beginning Monday, April 27, and ending Friday, May 8. For more information, contact the ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:23 pm
  • IFT seeks to represent support staff at IVCC

    OGLESBY — The Illinois Federation of Teachers has filed a petition to represent support staff at Illinois Valley Community College. IFT Field Service ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:23 pm
  • Nominations are sought for Illinoisan of the Day

    SPRINGFIELD — Nominations are needed for the seventh annual Illinoisan of the Day program. The Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation is seeking indivi ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • Farmers’ market kicks off 2015 season

    PRINCETON — Representatives and supporters of the Princeton Farmers’ Market met on Wednesday, April 22, to celebrate the 45th year of Earth Day and to ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • Board re-organized; students, staff honored

    PRINCETON — The Princeton High School (PHS) Board welcomed new member Terry Smallwood at its meeting Wednesday, April 22.
    April 24, 2015 - 2:21 pm
  • Senate passes SB 914

    SPRINGFIELD — Legislation co-sponsored by State Sen. Sue Rezin (R-Peru) to help reduce taxpayer-funded abuses of office passed the Illinois Senate Thu ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:21 pm
  • IVCC registration is under way

    OGLESBY — Registration for Illinois Valley Community College’s summer and fall sessions is under way.
    April 24, 2015 - 2:19 pm
  • ISP announces enforcement patrol results

    LASALLE — The Illinois State Police (ISP) has released figures from the occupant restraint enforcement patrols, which were conducted throughout April ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:19 pm
  • ISP announces roadside safety check results

    LASALLE — The Illinois State Police (ISP) announced results of a roadside safety check held during the late evening hours of Saturday, April 18, and t ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:18 pm
  • Farm bureaus plan golf outing

    Bureau and Lee County Farm Bureaus will be hosting their sixth annual Golf Outing for supporters of Ag in the Classroom. The outing will be held Frida ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • Bureau Valley holds plant sale in May

    MANLIUS — The Bureau Valley plant sale will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 2; Saturday, May 9; and Saturday, May 16, at the Bureau Valley H ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:59 am
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