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  • Bureau man arrested for heroin delivery

    BUREAU — A Bureau male was charged with delivering heroin to undercover officers.Timothy T. Jenkins, ...
    April 29, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Spring clean-up in Princeton set

    PRINCETON — Spring clean-up for the city of Princeton will be the first two full weeks of May.Reside ...
    April 29, 2016 - 3:28 pm
  • PHS prepares for end of year

    PRINCETON — No one will ever replace a kind and motivated man like Gary Coates, who passed away earlier this month, but the Princeton High School (PHS ...
    April 29, 2016 - 3:27 pm
  • ‘Where there’s a will ...’

    Editor’s note: This is the first story in a two-part series on a recent meeting of the committee to renovate Darius Miller Park in Princeton. The seco ...
    April 29, 2016 - 3:28 pm
  • The ‘Baron’ of broader bandwidth

    PRINCETON — There was a time once when students traveled to the new computer lab in their school, and “oohs” and “ahhs” filled the room as the childre ...
    April 29, 2016 - 3:28 pm
  • PMH announces Annette Schnabel as president/CEO

    PRINCETON — The Perry Memorial Hospital Board has announced Annette Schnabel will transition to president/CEO of the hospital on May 1. As the CEO, Sc ...
    April 29, 2016 - 3:29 pm
  • New digs at Bureau Valley

    Jay Norden (left) and Chase Gripp (right) show Bill Norden the tractor the Bureau Valley High School FFA recently restored. The tractor was one of the ...
    April 29, 2016 - 1:32 pm
  • ISBE’s Student Advisory Council seeks applicants

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) seeks high school students to share their input on state education issues as part of its St ...
    April 29, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • Happy Birthday to you ...

    Members of Gamma Phi, the local chapter of the national Delta Kappa Gamma organization of women educators, donated all the fixings for a child’s birth ...
    April 29, 2016 - 1:36 pm
  • The rules of Victorian grief

    The Bureau County Genealogical Society hosted Sharon Atkins and a full audience on the evening of April 28. Atkins shared her knowledge of the many fo ...
    April 29, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Curran performs at Princeton Coffeehouse

    Canadian singer-songwriter Amelia Curran performed at the Princeton Coffeehouse on Saturday, April 23. Curran released her first album in 2000. Winner ...
    April 29, 2016 - 1:37 pm
  • Illinois soybean farmers launch ‘Soy from Illinois’ brand

    As consumers, we all have our favorite brands of food, detergent, cars and many other items we regularly buy. The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) c ...
    April 29, 2016 - 1:03 pm
  • IVCC expands ag offerings

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College has completed the first phase of its effort to significantly expand its agriculture program.
    April 29, 2016 - 1:03 pm
  • No trees for free

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley City Council engaged in a plethora of pertinent subjects affecting the city during its board meeting on Monday, Apri ...
    April 27, 2016 - 4:01 pm
  • Planting progress ...

    A turbine in the Crescent Ridge wind farm stands as Beau Jensen plants corn in a field outside Tiskilwa on Tuesday, April 26. Farmers were out in forc ...
    April 27, 2016 - 4:04 pm