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  • Dr. Godbole joins PMH Medical Staff

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital is announcing that Dr. Mukund Godbole has joined the medical staff of Perry Memorial Hospital as a part-time provi ...
    April 8, 2016 - 12:39 pm
  • Heritage Health appoints new administrator

    MENDOTA – Heritage Health in Mendota has named a new administrator.Michelle Hansen assumes the role ...
    April 8, 2016 - 12:33 pm
  • Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategies

    It has been the topic of conversation off and on for the last year or more — Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy, NRLS.
    April 8, 2016 - 12:33 pm
  • Animal ag continues to add meat to national economy

    The animals that feed us are also feeding our economy, according to a new soy-checkoff-funded study. The analysis shows animal ag, U.S. soy’s top end ...
    April 8, 2016 - 12:33 pm
  • Lawn mower clinic on Saturday

    PRINCETON — A lawn mower clinic will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 9, at Hodge Welding, 1102 W. Peru St. in Princeton. The cost is $10 a ...
    April 7, 2016 - 8:04 am
  • Finding new life at the old Walmart

    PRINCETON — The Princeton City Council reviewed the first reading of a new ordinance to authorize an incentive agreement between the city and a develo ...
    April 6, 2016 - 3:10 pm
  • Pick your park with a memorial bench

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Park District has announced the expansion of its Zearing Park Memorial Bench Program to include benches at any of the distri ...
    April 6, 2016 - 3:11 pm
  • A brush + a bottle = A lot of fun

    Liana Hall (standing), owner of Princeton Arts Academy, works with students during her Bottle and a Brush event — a workshop where participants enjoy ...
    April 6, 2016 - 3:12 pm
  • Stretching their resources

    As with any entity reliant upon state funding, the University of Illinois Extension office is dealing with the budget impasse in Illinois as efficient ...
    April 6, 2016 - 3:11 pm
  • Bottle and A Brush: Creating more than a masterpiece

    PRINCETON — The stick figure rests on the canvas, waiting for some much needed maintenance. The painter takes a swig off his/her cocktail and then tak ...
    April 7, 2016 - 8:05 am
  • Rezin touts local flood alliance at National EMA workshop

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Calling it a model other regions around the country can use to save lives, property and infrastructure, State Sen. Sue Rezin (R-Peru ...
    April 6, 2016 - 3:14 pm
  • New squad vehicles on Walnut’s radar

    WALNUT — Discussion continues by the Walnut Village Board regarding the possible purchase of new police squad vehicles.
    April 7, 2016 - 8:02 am
  • First Person (Ralph Narinedhat MD, FACOG)

    Town: Spring Valley. Family: Fianceé, mother and two sisters in New York City. Occupation: Physici ...
    April 6, 2016 - 1:08 pm
  • Health department releases inspection scores

    The Bureau/Putnam County Health Department makes routine and unannounced visits each month to various food service establishments in Bureau and Putnam ...
    April 7, 2016 - 8:03 am
  • ‘For it’s root, root, root for the home team ...’

    Whether it’s high school baseball or softball, a rousing Little League game, a church league, a T-ball contest or even one of the area farm teams in P ...
    April 6, 2016 - 3:13 pm