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  • I-180/Route 29 rollover accident

    Cara L. Zellmer, 38, of Hennepin was involved in a single-vehicle crash at 11:55 a.m. Sept. 26 southbound at the intersection of Interstate 180 and Ro ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • New law concerns Van Orin man

    VAN ORIN — At least one Bureau County man thinks a bill recently signed into law by Gov. Pat Quinn is probably the worst law he’s seen in a long time, ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 5:12 pm
  • Are you ready to vote?

    PRINCETON — With slightly more than two months left until Election Day, Bureau County voters are showing an early and increased interest in this year’ ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • 465 pounds of pills

    PRINCETON — Residents from all over the county took part in Saturday’s National Prescription Take-Back Day.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 5:10 pm
  • Preparing for a disaster ...

    The annual emergency preparedness exercise was held Saturday in the north central part of the county off of Route 26. The event was orchestrated by Bu ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 5:19 pm
  • Tortellini making at St. Thomas More

    DALZELL — St. Thomas More Church in Dalzell has been given a reprieve from the closing of the church, and parishioners are still working diligently to ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • Das ist gut!

    German specialties were plentiful Sunday at the annual Hollowayville United Church of Christ German Buffet and Country Store. The annual event include ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • The finishing touches

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley Elementary students are settling well into the new John F. Kennedy School addition.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 4:55 pm
  • It’s a Girls Night Out!

    PRINCETON — Shopping, shopping and a bit more shopping are on the schedule for Friday evening through the fourth annual Girls Night Out shopping extra ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • G.R.A.N.T. for Grant ... and others

    The first Autism Awareness Bike Ride was held Saturday at Zearing Park in Princeton. The event included a two-mile bike ride/walk and a 10-mile course ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • Dominic gets prison sentence

    PRINCETON — A LaSalle woman was sentenced to the Illinois Department of Corrections after pleading guilty in Bureau County Court to the Class 2 felony ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 4:36 pm
  • What is your heritage and what influence does that heritage have on you today?

    “My family came from England. We don’t really follow any of those traditions.” — Joe Bickett, Hollowayville
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 4:38 pm
  • Hall Board passes budget

    SPRING VALLEY — The Hall High School Board met Wednesday night to approve the 2014-15 budget before its regularly scheduled board meeting. Superintend ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 10:05 pm
  • SVE approves deficit budget

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley Elementary Board approved a deficit budget for Fiscal Year 2015 on Wednesday during the regular board meeting.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • Brain storms through, compliments of PMH

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    Sept. 26, 2014 - 10:04 pm
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