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  • A real record-breaker

    PRINCETON — Bureau County residents on Tuesday got a feel for record-breaking weather for the month of November.
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • Survey says 92 percent plan on traveling this Thanksgiving

    When Americans hit the road this year for Thanksgiving family gatherings, 31 percent of Americans surveyed say they'll be traveling more than 500 mile ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 3:57 pm
  • Truck stop restaurant closes its doors

    PRINCETON — Lincoln’s Princeton Plaza located at Road Ranger north of Interstate 80 on Route 26 in Princeton has closed its doors. A closed sign was r ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 4:05 pm
  • Road work ahead!

    PRINCETON — Upcoming road construction projects were discussed Monday night at the Princeton City Council meeting.
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 3:56 pm
  • Farm Bureau district caucus meeting is Dec. 4

    PRINCETON — The district caucus meeting for the purpose of nominating the directors from the districts listed below will be at 9 a.m. Dec. 4 in the Fa ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 3:51 pm
  • The Great River Road Clean Up

    ALTON — The nation’s only campaign to help the entire Mississippi River, 1Mississippi, is partnering with Sierra Club’s Three River Project and Americ ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 3:50 pm
  • Illinois State Police report for October

    LASALLE — Illinois State Police District 17 announced during the month of October, troopers handled 1,454 calls for service and assistance.
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 3:09 pm
  • First Person (Katie Sment)

    City: Spring Valley. Where did you grow up: Spring Valley. Family: Mom, Pat Sment; brother, Tommy Sm ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Longtime SV business closes doors

    SPRING VALLEY — A longtime Spring Valley business with roots dating back to 1836 has closed its doors.
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • IDOA awarded specialty crop grant money

    SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois Department of Agriculture has been awarded more than $650,000 through the United States Department of Agriculture’s Special ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Food service sanitation manager certification course offered

    MENDOTA — A food service sanitation manager certification course will be offered in the Illinois Room of the Mendota Civic Center, 1901 Tom Merwin Dri ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 12:38 pm
  • Board approves MCH’s ownership change

    MENDOTA — The Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board on Nov. 12 approved the Certificate of Exemption (COE) application of OSF Healthcar ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Auction Calendar

    Nov. 20 – BAN Limited Partnership and John Nordstrom Trust, farmland, 10 a.m., sale day location, 401 W. Main St. (The Shed), Wyanet, Rediger Auction ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Illinois Urologic Health Surgeons provides services at PMH

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton is announcing that on Nov. 1, Dr. Christian Schwartz and Dr. Steve Chung with Illinois Urologic Healt ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • Amtrak adds trains for Thanksgiving

    To accommodate an expected increase in holiday passengers, Amtrak and the Illinois Department of Transportation are offering additional round trips on ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 4:00 pm
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