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  • Taking steps to unmask a cure

    PRINCETON — When one thinks of a masquerade party, they might visualize a lot of masks, costumes and plenty of fun.
    July 25, 2016 - 2:55 pm
  • The national divide ...

    PRINCETON — The tragic police shootings that occurred earlier this month have only fueled concerns about racism and inequality this country continues ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:52 pm
  • The biggest backyards in the county

    Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series on public parks and how they survive.PRINCETON ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:54 pm
  • Fun at the Bureau County 4-H Fair

    PRINCETON — Many youngsters from across the county participated in the Bureau County 4-H Fair held at the Bureau County Fairgrounds.
    July 26, 2016 - 9:20 am
  • Reagan tour set for Aug. 6

    Remember when you were a student, teacher, parent or administrator at the Reagan school building in Tiskilwa? Come reminisce immediately after the Pow ...
    July 26, 2016 - 9:18 am
  • Donation for boat races

    Jack Boroski, retail manager at Heartland Bank in Spring Valley, presents the bank’s annual donation for the Pro National Championship Boat Races to J ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:55 pm
  • Nutrient and crop cover seminar is Aug. 2

    OGLESBY — Continuing the nutrient loss reduction focus of its recently announced soil research partnership, Illinois Valley Community College and the ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:52 pm
  • Job report: Illinois loses 2,200 jobs in June

    CHICAGO — Illinois lost 2,200 jobs in June, according to a report released Monday, July 25, by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics. The data show I ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:53 pm
  • Diamonds for the senior center

    The Bureau County Senior Center held a fundraiser dinner and concert at the Bureau County Metro Center on Sunday, July 24. The afternoon concert featu ...
    July 26, 2016 - 9:19 am
  • What is the most important thing you have learned from 4-H?

    "I have learned to care about other people and to work together to get stuff done."Isabella Birkey, ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:13 pm
  • Cross country cyclists make stop in Princeton

    PRINCETON — On Sunday, June 26, Princeton’s Open Prairie United Church of Christ welcomed 23 young cyclists who are making their way from Baltimore, M ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:08 pm
  • Talking textbooks

    LAMOILLE — The LaMoille School District is updating its textbooks, but some might be more costly than anticipated.
    July 22, 2016 - 3:52 pm
  • Children’s advocate addresses council

    PRINCETON — Braveheart Children’s Advocacy Center is working hard to have more of a presence in Princeton.
    July 22, 2016 - 3:52 pm
  • Sheer delight at the Bureau County 4-H Fair

    A wool coat won’t be missed during the hot weather at the Bureau County 4-H Fair that’s taking place at the fairgrounds and ends on Sunday, July 24 wi ...
    July 22, 2016 - 3:55 pm
  • State aid increases for Hall

    SPRING VALLEY — The Hall High School Board has a budget for the upcoming school year. Superintendent Mike Struna said at the Wednesday, July 20, schoo ...
    July 22, 2016 - 3:53 pm