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  • County board slow to OK $30,000 purchase

    PRINCETON — When asked to approve a new asset tracking and accountability system at a cost of $30,000, the Bureau County Board had second thoughts abo ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 2:39 pm
  • Flowers, flowers and more flowers

    PRINCETON — When choosing which classic Valentine’s Day gift is the most iconic, it would be a hard choice between flowers, chocolates and cards. But ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 2:39 pm
  • The vote!

    PRINCETON — With just more than a month away from the general primary election on March 15, Bureau County Clerk Kami Hieronymus has announced the dead ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • ISP announces January activity report

    LASALLE — Illinois State Police District 17 announced during the month of January, troopers handled 1,750 calls for service and assistance.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 2:37 pm
  • Butts announces candidacy for 74th District

    Bill Butts, Democratic candidate for the 74th District representative to the Illinois General Assembly, will formally announce his candidacy throughou ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 2:41 pm
  • Welcome to Perry Memorial Prompt Care

    PRINCETON — Princeton Prompt Care will be integrating with Perry Memorial Hospital, and the clinic’s new name will be Perry Memorial Prompt Care.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • SV city clerk’s office will be closed Monday

    SPRING VALLEY — Spring Valley City Clerk Becky Hansen has announced her office will be closed Monday, Feb. 15, in observance of President’s Day.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 2:03 pm
  • Sweethearts in flight

    It doesn’t take much imagination to see the heart-shaped flight these two eagles were on just a few days before Valentine’s Day. Being in the midst of ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 2:03 pm
  • SVE announces kindergarten pre-registration

    SPRING VALLEY — Spring Valley Elementary School has set Thursday, Feb. 25, from 7:45 to 10 a.m. and 3:30 to 7:30 p.m., as kindergarten pre-registratio ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 1:09 pm
  • Kindergarten registration in Malden

    MALDEN — Malden Grade School will hold its kindergarten registration from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, through Thursday, March 3, in the scho ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 1:02 pm
  • ‘Turning the Corner’

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Midwest Aronia Association is holding the sixth annual conference in Des Moines, Iowa, Friday, March 18, through Saturday, March 19 ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:55 pm
  • Bureau County Farm Bureau receives grant

    BLOOMINGTON — Twenty-nine Illinois county Farm Bureaus have been awarded grants under the first-ever Nutrient Stewardship Grant program. Illinois Farm ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:55 pm
  • JTS Pools employees receive certification

    PERU — JTS Pools, located in Peru and Ottawa, has announced two of its employees recently attended the Poolcorp Retail Summit in Orlando, Fla., on Jan ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:54 pm
  • Hefty Seed Company - Princeton announces new hires

    PRINCETON — Hefty Seed Company - Princeton has hired Aubrey Kennay of Ashton and Kyle Bickett of Berlin Township.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:54 pm
  • Agronomy Night set for Feb. 23

    OGLESBY — An “Agronomy Night” will be held Tuesday, Feb. 23, at Illinois Valley Community College in Oglesby. University of Illinois Extension Commerc ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 1:04 pm