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  • Where does BuEComm stand?

    The Bureau County 911 ETSB Board voted unanimously on Thursday, Feb. 26, to partner with the cities of Peru, LaSalle and Oglesby on the Illinois Valle ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:02 pm
  • Down with debt ... best budget yet

    PRINCETON — According to Princeton City Manager Jeff Clawson, the budget discussed at the Monday night, March 2, budget meeting is the best budget the ...
    March 4, 2015 - 3:43 pm
  • It’s never too cold for ice cream

    Blake Junis, 3, and his sister, Charlotte Junis, 1, enjoy their first Dairy Queen treat of the season. Even though the temperature outside was below f ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:02 pm
  • Fund reserves

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley Council passed a resolution on Monday, March 2, urging Gov. Bruce Rauner and the General Assembly to protect full fu ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:03 pm
  • Would a regional 911 work?

    OGLESBY — A regional dispatch center is in the planning stages for the tri-city area, but organizers are hoping the scope of the project will be far w ...
    March 5, 2015 - 8:36 am
  • Winter wonderland

    These two climbers were recently spotted climbing an icefall at Starved Rock State Park’s Wildcat Canyon. Many other canyons at the state park near Ut ...
    March 4, 2015 - 3:18 pm
  • Maple sap to maple sugar

    TISKILWA — There will be a short presentation on the hobby of backyard sugaring, which is the process of gathering maple sap from the tree and convert ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:04 pm
  • Main Street Motivation to offer wellness classes

    WALNUT — Main Street Motivation (MSM) owners James and Tracey Schoff are announcing the launch of Wellness Wednesday classes which began Wednesday, Ma ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:05 pm
  • Board looks at dilapidated property

    WALNUT — Acting Walnut Board President Dennis Grobe gave an update on legal issues regarding the Black commercial property in the village at the board ...
    March 4, 2015 - 3:14 pm
  • Princeton Farmers’ Market finds new home

    PRINCETON — After 35 years in the Princeton community, the Farmers’ Market will be moving to a new location. The market, formerly located at the north ...
    March 4, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • First Person — Mary Gary McKinney

    Mary Gay McKinneyCity: Princeton.Where did you grow up: Winder, Ga., a lovely town about 50 miles fr ...
    March 4, 2015 - 2:32 pm
  • Dr. Blanford joining Perry Memorial Family Health Clinic

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital has recently finalized a recruitment and employment agreement with Dr. Christopher Blanford, who will be joining D ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • SVCC holds OSHA safety conference

    DIXON — Sauk Valley Community College, in partnership with OSHA presenters and personnel, will provide training, information and resources on a variet ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • IVAC plans Business Breakfast Seminar

    PERU — The Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development (IVAC) will hold its Business Breakfast Seminar at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, M ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Regional Analysis Report being presented

    OGLESBY — The North Central Illinois Council of Governments Economic Development District Meeting is being held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at Illino ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:58 am
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