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  • North Carolina man charged with drug felony

    On Thursday, Feb. 4, TRIDENT Drug Task Force agents conducted a traffic stop on Interstate 80 near Mile Post 66 in Bureau County on a vehicle driven b ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 9:26 am
  • Valentine’s Day 2016: Feb. 14

    Expressing one’s love to another is a celebrated custom on Valentine’s Day. Sweethearts and family m ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 4:18 pm
  • Do you think Valentine’s Day is as important now as in the past? Why?

    "No, Valentine's Day is not as important because it's overly commercialized."Charmaine Hansen, Princ ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:28 pm
  • Princeton Elementary kindergarten registration

    PRINCETON — Princeton Elementary will have kindergarten registration for those children who will be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1 on Tuesday, Feb. ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 9:27 am
  • Keeping the fun in faith

    PRINCETON — Catholic Schools Week has been celebrated since 1974, and for St. Louis Catholic School Principal Richard Koehler, it's all about allowing ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 4:19 pm
  • Want to be a good leader?

    PRINCETON — Local business owners and representatives gathered at the Prouty building Thursday, Feb. 4, for Princeton Chamber of Commerce's first morn ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 4:19 pm
  • Pastor Burkey dies at 87

    PRINCETON — Whether behind the pulpit, around the dinner table or out in his community, Pastor Harold Burkey was a man who cared about the spiritual g ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 4:20 pm
  • St. Bede Academy celebrates Catholic Schools Week

    PERU — Throughout the past week, area Catholic schools have taken part in a nationwide celebration to recognize the value of Catholic education and al ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 3:39 pm
  • Peru Police arrest Wyanet man on warrant for Class 4 felony

    PERU — Zachariah Williams, 33, of Wyanet was picked up in the 200 block of East First Street in Wyanet at 11:15 a.m. Jan. 27 on a LaSalle County warra ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 4:21 pm
  • Skoog announces Cell Phones for Soldiers drop-off location at district office in Spring Valley

    SPRING VALLEY — State Rep. Andy Skoog, D-LaSalle, is asking residents to donate used cell phones at his district office in Spring Valley, located at 2 ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 3:33 pm
  • Weaver shares thoughts, future goals

    PRINCETON — State Sen. Chuck Weaver was in Princeton Thursday, Feb. 4, to share some of the items on his spring
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 3:33 pm
  • Falling in love with Paris

    Falling in love with Paris, a 2-year-old dog Friends of Strays (FOS) adopted out to a loving family, was an easy task. Not only did Paris find a home ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 4:23 pm
  • Conger retires from Perry Memorial Hospital

    PRINCETON — Rex Conger, president/CEO of Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton, is announcing his retirement effective Jan. 15, 2017. Conger has been t ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 4:22 pm
  • Peru Police arrest SV man for possession of heroin

    PERU — Thomas J. Humpage, 52, of Spring Valley was charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance, heroin, with the intent to deliver in t ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 4:25 pm
  • Kindergarten pre-registration planned in Ladd

    LADD — Ladd Community Consolidated School has set kindergarten pre-registration day for 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10.
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 3:21 pm
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