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  • Heartland donates to area schools

    PRINCETON — Heartland Bank and Trust Co. recently donated more than $2,000 to area schools through the Score with Heartland Bank program. The program ...
    March 27, 2017 - 11:26 am
  • Peru Mall theater rebranded

    PERU — AMC Theatres announced March 23 that recently acquired Carmike Peru Mall 8 is now fully converted and rebranded to AMC Classic Peru Mall 8.
    March 27, 2017 - 11:21 am
  • Community audit/underemployed survey planned for spring

    Over the next couple of months, Business Employment Skills Team Inc. (BEST Inc.) an affiliate of Northwest Illinois Central Works (NCI Works), and a p ...
    March 27, 2017 - 10:56 am
  • Applications now available for the I&M Canal National Heritage Area Field Trip Grant Program

    LASALLE — The Canal Corridor Association is now accepting applications for the Illinois & Michigan Canal National Heritage Area (IMCNHA) Field Trip Gr ...
    March 24, 2017 - 4:49 pm
  • Princeton Park Board candidates talk about ideas, plans for the future

    PRINCETON — Five of the six candidates running for two seats on the Princeton Park District Board spoke about their ideas for the park board during We ...
    March 24, 2017 - 4:57 pm
  • Princeton City Council candidates face off in BCR forum

    PRINCETON — Princeton residents got the chance to hear from the five candidates running for Princeton City Council during Wednesdays candidate's forum ...
    March 24, 2017 - 4:59 pm
  • Princeton ready for FY 2017-18

    PRINCETON — The Top 3 highlights for Princeton's 2017-18 budget are to improve city infrastructure, develop a long-term capital improvement plan and c ...
    March 23, 2017 - 10:12 am
  • BV studies Buda building

    MANLIUS — It was standing room only Tuesday night at the Bureau Valley School Board meeting at the district office. Facebook posts from district resid ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:42 am
  • Auction Calendar

    March 25 - Consignment auction, combines, tractors and heads, guidance, planter parts and miscellaneous, machinery and equipment, 9 a.m., 401 W. Main ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:02 am
  • Burning ordinance reviewed in Walnut

    WALNUT — The village's burning ordinance was on the minds of at least two village residents and a local plant manager Tuesday night at the Walnut Vill ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:02 am
  • An enterprising concept

    With the renewed Bureau-Putnam County Enterprise Zone and its success with industrial development investments worth billions of dollars, it makes sens ...
    March 21, 2017 - 5:02 pm
  • Flippin’ out in Buda

    Jeremy Catton flips some pancakes during the Buda Fire Department and Rescue Unit's pancake, biscuit and gravy breakfast, held Sunday at the Buda Comm ...
    March 21, 2017 - 5:03 pm
  • Election judges needed for April 4 election

    PRINCETON — Bureau County is in critical need of election judges to work the April 4 consolidated election.
    March 21, 2017 - 5:03 pm
  • Refusing to die

    Editor’s note: This is the second story in a two-part series on a Tiskilwa woman’s journey with ovarian cancer.
    March 23, 2017 - 12:12 pm
  • On the Record (Joel Quiram)

    PRINCETON — Princeton Mayor Joel Quiram went On the Record with the Bureau County Republican to discuss how he first became interested in politics, wh ...
    March 21, 2017 - 5:04 pm