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  • Walnut Village Board hears financial report

    WALNUT— Village auditor Joseph Birkey of Birkey & Noble, PC of Princeton presented Walnut’s annual financial report at the village board meeting this ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 4:25 pm
  • Homestead window display winners announced

    PRINCETON — Winners in this year’s window display contest have been announced. They include:In the c ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 4:24 pm
  • TSC to host PAWS event

    PRINCETON — Animal lovers will want to stop by Tractor Supply Co. on North Main Street this Saturday, for the store’s annual PAWS event. TSC Assistant ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 4:22 pm
  • First Person — Kyle Fisher

    Name: Kyle Fisher City: Princeton. Where did you grow up: Tiskilwa. Family: Wife, Ashli Fisher; moth ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 4:22 pm
  • More Chinese food safety questions

    Over the past number of years, I have discussed food safety issues in China several times. One column discussed contaminated pet food, imported from C ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:40 pm
  • Easter Seals of LaSalle, Bureau counties has new team members

    Susan Bursztynsky, president and CEO of Easter Seals, has announced the recent hire of Tracy Beattie, director of development; promotion of Tara Ohlen ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:40 pm
  • Annual fall tree and fish sales

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Soil and Water Conservation District (BCSWCD) will hold its annual fall tree and fish sales. For an order booklet, conta ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:40 pm
  • Health department releases scores

    The Bureau/Putnam County Health Department makes routine and unannounced visits each month to various food service establishments in Bureau and Putnam ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:32 pm
  • Indian fry bread popular at Kelly's Place

    TISKILWA— The art of making authentic Indian fry bread is all in the technique and in the family recipe, which Eileen (Fisher) Burress is keeping with ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • And the baby winners are ...

    The Princeton Junior Women’s Club crowned their baby contest winners Friday evening during the opening ceremonies of the Homestead Festival. Pictured ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 6:00 pm
  • Princeton man’s 1940 Hupmobile reaches pinnacle

    PRINCETON — William Van Dierendonck of Princeton has reached the pinnacle with his 1940 Hupmobile Skylark 6 cylinder sedan.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:50 pm
  • September: A record-breaker

    After hitting the Bureau County area with unseasonably cool weather so far this fall, Mother Nature appears to be undecided when it comes to the comin ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Two fires in four days

    PRINCETON/WYANET — Bureau County firefighters responded to two house fires in the past four days.The ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:35 pm
  • Homestead Festival parade winners announced

    Owen Lovejoy Memorial Trophy — Commercial: Centrue Bank; non-commercial: Class of 92 & Friends.Grand ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:36 pm
  • Reading programs successful at Ohio

    OHIO, Ill. — At Ohio Community Schools, the 2014-15 school year is well underway, highlighted by exciting new programs like the back to school Parent ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:34 pm
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