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  • First Person (Jack Boroski)

    City: Spring Valley. Where did you grow up: Spring Valley. Family: Wife: Patricia; sons, Michael (St ...
    NEW: April 23, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Food service course offered

    SPRING VALLEY — A food service sanitation manager certification course will be offered at St. Margaret’s Hospital, 600 E. First St., Spring Valley, on ...
    NEW: April 23, 2014 - 12:06 pm
  • Jamison opens barber shop in Neponset

    NEPONSET — A former barber shop in Neponset has come back to life.Tammy Jamison is owner and operato ...
    NEW: April 23, 2014 - 12:06 pm
  • IVCC hosts manufacturing information session

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College will host an advanced manufacturing information session from 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 30 in Room CTC 1 ...
    NEW: April 23, 2014 - 12:06 pm
  • Special edition rifle

    David Martin of Mendota and Teri Kramer of Kramer’s Guns and Supplies of rural Ladd hold a special LaSalle County historical edition rifle designed by ...
    NEW: April 23, 2014 - 12:04 pm
  • Princeton Electric earns safety award

    PRINCETON — The city of Princeton Electric Department has earned the American Public Power Association’s (APPA) Safety Award of Excellence for safe op ...
    NEW: April 23, 2014 - 12:03 pm
  • Hygienic Institute’s centennial open house planned Sunday

    LASALLE — The Hygienic Institute Community Health Center will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its founding with an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. Sund ...
    NEW: April 23, 2014 - 12:03 pm
  • Photos from you — Ed Herrmann

    Ed Herrmann of Spring Valley submitted these photos of spring flowers beginning to bloom. ...
    NEW: April 23, 2014 - 11:58 am
  • CPASA: Get rid of old medicines

    PRINCETON — It’s time again for residents in Bureau and Putnam counties, as well as people across the country, to clear their homes of unwanted and ex ...
    April 21, 2014 - 3:37 pm
  • Egg-cellent treats for all!

    Candies of all shapes and sizes for children of all ages were scattered throughout the lawns of Bureau County this past weekend, and excited children’ ...
    April 21, 2014 - 3:35 pm
  • Friends ready for annual book sale

    PRINCETON — The Friends of the Princeton Public Library are revving up for its 30th annual April used book sale, beginning this Thursday.
    April 21, 2014 - 3:34 pm
  • Parties choose officers

    The Bureau County political party central committees have elected new officers.The Republican Centra ...
    April 21, 2014 - 3:32 pm
  • Out&About

    Images from the 2014 area Easter egg hunts ...
    April 21, 2014 - 3:07 pm
  • Crundwell: No more appeals

    DIXON — Former Dixon Comptroller Rita Crundwell will not appeal to have her prison sentence reduced.
    April 21, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • New Medicaid rules in 2014

    PRINCETON — While the deadline to enroll in a marketplace insurance plan under the Affordable Care Act ended March 31, in-person counselors are still ...
    April 21, 2014 - 3:00 pm
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