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  • Illinois Corn Checkoff donates to Ag in the Classroom

    BLOOMINGTON — The Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom (IAITC) program will continue providing free education resources to teachers, thanks in part t ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Ramp closure announced

    PRINCETON — The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced the Interstate 80 westbound ramp to Route 26 in Princeton will be closed from 8 a. ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:55 am
  • It’s fair week in Bureau County!

    Throughout the day, trucks arrived at the fairgrounds and people in each of the buildings worked to prepare for the 161st Bureau County Fair, which wi ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 4:38 pm
  • Perspiration creates inspiration

    LAMOILLE —As the school year begins, LaMoille students are finding ways to beat the heat.At the LaMo ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 4:39 pm
  • Homestead Festival Talent Showcase

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    Aug. 22, 2016 - 4:09 pm
  • ‘We’re a lot more than that ...’

    Editor’s note: The name of the teenager telling this story has been changed to protect her privacy.“ ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 4:40 pm
  • Spring Valley Classic Car Show

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    Aug. 22, 2016 - 4:22 pm
  • Complaints about litter from free publication

    PRINCETON — Following another resident complaint, Princeton City Manager Rachel Skaggs plans to address the issue of the NewShopper being thrown in th ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 8:46 am
  • Malden Fire Department breakfast

    The Malden Fire Department's annual breakfast was held Sunday. ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 4:46 pm
  • The hunt is on!

    PRINCETON — Heartland Bank’s Great Medallion Hunt is in its 29th year. As in the past, the lucky individual(s) finding Heartland Bank’s Great Medallio ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 4:07 pm
  • Homework for parents

    Summer fun is over. It’s time to put away the swimsuits and dust off the book bags. More than 50 million students are heading into the classrooms. The ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • The Bureau County Fair begins Aug. 24. What are your favorite things to do at the fair?

    "My favorite thing to do at the fair is to play Bingo on Senior Day."Marie Roth, Princeton"I look fo ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 3:56 pm
  • Tractors and truck crank it up at the 161st Bureau County Fair

    PRINCETON — The truck and tractor pulls have long been a part of the Bureau County Fair in Princeton. This year’s pulls will be held on a new night, F ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 2:43 pm
  • Dustin Lynch will perform on Thursday

    PRINCETON — Dustin Lynch will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, at the 2016 Bureau County Fair.Si ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • Dragging out a muddy good time on Sunday

    PRINCETON — A new event will close out the Bureau County Fair on Sunday afternoon, Aug. 28.Come out ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 2:42 pm