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  • Ag Service Award nominees sought

    The Bureau County Farm Bureau, Bureau County Cattleman’s Association and supporters of Bureau County pork production are sponsoring the Agricultural S ...
    April 17, 2015 - 12:23 pm
  • Summer Agricultural Institute planned for educators

    Applications are now available for this year’s Summer Agricultural Institute, targeted to pre-school to high school educators who want to expand their ...
    April 17, 2015 - 12:23 pm
  • BV FFA completes new building

    Bureau Valley FFA members and volunteers recently went to work to build a tractor restoration and agricultural education building which would be used ...
    April 17, 2015 - 12:22 pm
  • Economic gardening workshop planned May 5

    OGLESBY — Economic Gardening - How to Assist Your 2nd Stage Companies will be held from 9:15 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 5, at Illinois Valley Communit ...
    April 17, 2015 - 12:17 pm
  • LaMoille FFA has two compete

    The LaMoille FFA livestock judging team had two students participate in the Section 2 FFA livestock judging competition Saturday, March 21, in Mount C ...
    April 17, 2015 - 12:18 pm
  • Three people hospitalized following two-car accident

    HENRY — A two-vehicle accident one mile north of Henry on Wednesday, April 15, sent three people to OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
    April 16, 2015 - 10:41 am
  • TriDENT agents arrest Oglesby man

    Jonathan M. Price, 38, of Oglesby was taken into custody on Thursday, March 19, as the result of an investigation by the Tri-County Drug Enforcement N ...
    April 15, 2015 - 3:54 pm
  • On your mark ... get set ... go

    LASALLE — There was a current of excitement in the air. A sea of bright blue T-shirts emblazoned with “5K” could be seen throughout the hallways. Pare ...
    April 15, 2015 - 3:50 pm
  • Spring Valley looks at regional dispatch center

    SPRING VALLEY — The city of Spring Valley has shown interest in joining discussion on the future Illinois Valley Regional Dispatch Center, which will ...
    April 15, 2015 - 3:50 pm
  • Wanted: A county administrator

    PRINCETON — With a 15 to 9 vote, the Bureau County Board has agreed to hire a county administrator. ...
    April 15, 2015 - 3:47 pm
  • BuEComm recognizes National 911 Telecommunicator Week

    The second week in April has been federally designated as National 911 Telecommunicator week. This w ...
    April 15, 2015 - 3:46 pm
  • Tiskilwa discusses engineering fees

    TISKILWA — The Tiskilwa Village Board decided at its meeting Tuesday, April 14, to seek another bid for preliminary engineering fees for replacement o ...
    April 15, 2015 - 3:46 pm
  • Baker cooks up sweet tunes

    The Princeton Coffeehouse presented Sam Baker in concert Saturday, April 11, at Open Prairie United Church of Christ. Baker’s latest album, “Say Grace ...
    April 15, 2015 - 3:50 pm
  • First Person — Matthew Cook

    Matthew CookCity: LaMoille.Where did you grow up: LaMoille.Family: Both parents, a brother and two s ...
    April 15, 2015 - 1:14 pm
  • Streator Chamber honors Gahm

    Jamie Gahm, Illinois Valley Community College Director of Continuing Education and Business Services, was awarded the Business Professional of the Yea ...
    April 15, 2015 - 12:59 pm
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