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  • ITAC offering amplified phones

    Free amplified phones are available through the Illinois Telecommunications Access Corporation program (ITAC). In order to be eligible, individuals mu ...
    April 21, 2014 - 2:59 pm
  • Cemetery clean-up in Dover

    Prairie Repose Cemetery in Dover has scheduled a clean-up day for 9 a.m. May 17. The rain date will be May 24.
    April 21, 2014 - 2:59 pm
  • Earth Day is Tuesday. When you think of a beautiful world, what do you think of?

    “I think of clear air, clean water, beautiful skies and God’s beautiful creations.” Gary Patterson, ...
    April 21, 2014 - 1:44 pm
  • Grand jury returns indictments

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County grand jury returned the following indictments when it met in session April 11 at the Bureau County Courthouse in Princet ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:10 pm
  • Schools and their financials

    The Illinois State Board of Education has released the 2014 Financial Profile for school districts, including the 14 public school districts in Bureau ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • 80 percent

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County United Way has wrapped up its 2014 campaign with 80 percent of its $120,000 goal raised.
    April 18, 2014 - 12:56 pm
  • DePue principal resigns

    DEPUE — DePue Schools Principal David Higgs has resigned from his position effective July 1.The scho ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:57 pm
  • A time for prayer and reflection

    Sunday is Easter, and many churches throughout the area will hold special Easter services to celebrate the holiday. In the Christian faith, the Easter ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • Kinzinger visits MTM

    Congressman Adam Kinzinger (right) chats with an employee of MTM Recognition in Princeton. Kinzinger was in town on Thursday afternoon to tour MTM, ch ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:52 pm
  • Lots of wishes for the Cole family

    WYANET — Fourteen-year-old Devin Cole could have asked for a trip to somewhere like Disney World or Hawaii, but instead he asked for new lawn mowing e ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:50 pm
  • Kinzinger visits MTMCongressman Adam Kinzinger (right) chats with an employee of MTM Recognition in ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:45 pm
  • Democrats to meet Thursday

    DEPUE — The next DePue/Bureau County Democrat meeting will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at the VFW in DePue. Winners of the March 15, 16 and 17 Pick 3 will b ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:43 pm
  • A night of R & R for breast cancer survivors

    PRINCETON — The Illinois Valley Breast Cancer Connection’s Pink Ribbon Club enjoyed a night of fun, relaxation,and celebration of life on April 11 at ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:45 pm
  • Freedom House sets Take Back the Night

    PRINCETON — Women’s organized protests against violence began in the late 1970s in England with Take Back the Night marches. These women-only protests ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • Customer service program offered

    PRINCETON — The Bureau-LaSalle-Marshall- Putnam Unit of University of Illinois Extension is working with the Princeton Area Chamber of Commerce to pre ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:43 pm
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