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  • Bureau County Retired Teachers Association meets

    PRINCETON — Dave Davison, newly elected to a two-year term as president of the Illinois Retired Teachers Association, recently spoke to the retired te ...
    June 24, 2016 - 1:57 pm
  • Streator Unlimited receives award

    Streator Unlimited Inc. was recently honored with a Business Leadership Award by the Illinois Workforce Partnership (IWP) in Springfield.
    June 27, 2016 - 12:12 pm
  • Farm Bureau intern has a busy summer planned

    Hello! My name is Malena Wheeler, and I am the 2016 Bureau County Farm Bureau summer intern. This summer I have the privilege to be shadowing both Jil ...
    June 24, 2016 - 1:04 pm
  • Rumbold wins Angus senior showmanship

    These junior Angus members won top honors in senior showmanship at the 2016 Illinois Junior Angus Association Field Day on June 4 in Bloomington. Pict ...
    June 24, 2016 - 1:01 pm
  • The Farm Crawl

    The first-ever local Farm Crawl in Bureau County was held Monday, June 20. Three local farms that all participate in the Princeton Farmer’s Market and ...
    June 24, 2016 - 1:01 pm
  • Princeton bird tests positive for West Nile

    PRINCETON — A bird from Princeton tested positive for West Nile Virus, meaning the virus is present in the local area.
    June 22, 2016 - 4:08 pm
  • Talk’s cheap ...

    PRINCETON — Following an audit of its telecommunication devices, the city of Princeton has found a way to generate a savings of about $19,000 a year o ...
    June 22, 2016 - 4:09 pm
  • Better for everyone

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley City Council wrapped up its meeting Monday, June 20, by discussing many matters pertinent to public cohesion in the ...
    June 22, 2016 - 4:09 pm
  • Little motorists learn the rules of the road

    Future motorists rolled out back of St. Louis School during Safety Town June 13 to June 24. Princeton Police officer Rob Jensen, teachers and voluntee ...
    June 22, 2016 - 4:11 pm
  • Workcamp 2016 rolls into Bureau County

    St. Matthews Lutheran Church, in conjunction with other area churches, businesses and organizations, have brought Workcamp 2-016 to the Princeton area ...
    June 22, 2016 - 4:11 pm
  • Public demo of emergency communications June 25 and 26 in Hennepin

    HENNEPIN — Every year whole regions find themselves unable to communicate in an emergency despite the Internet, cell phones, email and modern communic ...
    June 22, 2016 - 4:10 pm
  • Lights ... camera ... action!

    PRINCETON — When you love what you do, you have the ability to change people for the better through the performance of your actions. Attend a show at ...
    June 23, 2016 - 4:30 pm
  • Rotary Auction raises funds at annual event

    The Princeton Rotary Auction, held Saturday, June 18, at the Galleria in Princeton, included a live and silent auction as well as plenty of drinks and ...
    June 23, 2016 - 4:31 pm
  • Fire destroys car, truck in LaMoille

    A car and a truck were both destroyed in a fire behind LaMoille Automotive about 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 21. One other vehicle was damaged along with min ...
    June 23, 2016 - 4:35 pm
  • First Person (Beverly Barton)

    Town: Sheffield. Family: Husband, Harry; three children, Diane Girdler, Denise Arnold and David Bar ...
    June 22, 2016 - 2:17 pm