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  • Judge rules against wind farm developers

    CHICAGO — A federal judge has ruled in favor of a group of landowners who had sued the developers of a proposed wind farm in Bureau County, regarding ...
    May 15, 2015 - 3:26 pm
  • Road use agreements?

    PRINCETON — Bureau County Board member Steve Sondgeroth spoke on Tuesday, May 12, about the road use agreements the county currently has set in place ...
    May 15, 2015 - 3:22 pm
  • A blast from the past at the Wyanet library

    Leslie Goddard, a Road Scholar with the Illinois Humanities Council, portrayed silent screen star Mary Pickford during a program Thursday, May 14, at ...
    May 15, 2015 - 3:22 pm
  • The nuts and bolts of peanut allergies

    Editor's note: This is the third story in a three-part series about peanut allergies, how children, parents and schools cope with this severe food all ...
    May 15, 2015 - 3:24 pm
  • Honoring those who serve, donate and appreciate

    PRINCETON — The 43rd annual Bureau County United Way meeting kicked off with dinner and fellowship on Thursday, May 14, at the Ye Olde Underground Inn ...
    May 15, 2015 - 3:17 pm
  • National Nursing Home Week drawing to a close

    SPRINGFIELD — Sunday, May 10, marked the start of National Nursing Home Week (NNHW) which will end Saturday, May 16. According to an Illinois Health C ...
    May 15, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • IVCC Board re-organizes

    OGLESBY — The Illinois Valley Community College Board met at a special re-organizational meeting Tuesday, May 5. The board re-elected Melissa Olivero ...
    May 15, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • Found: Cannabis plants and a loaded firearm

    PRINCETON — Howard J. Marshall, 39, of Princeton was arrested on April 30 for unlawful possession of cannabis sativa plants and unlawful possession of ...
    May 15, 2015 - 3:15 pm
  • Lunch in the Park kicks off May 22

    PRINCETON — The 2015 season of Lunch in the Park kicks off Friday, May 22, at Princeton’s Soldiers and Sailors Park.
    May 18, 2015 - 9:53 am
  • PHS FFA plants plot

    Princeton High School’s FFA planted 25 acres of corn and 10 acres of soybeans for its plot on Saturday, May 2. The seed was donated by White Oak Ag In ...
    May 15, 2015 - 1:42 pm
  • Bureau County plat books available

    The new 2015 Bureau County land atlas and plat book are now available for purchase at the Bureau County Farm Bureau.
    May 15, 2015 - 1:41 pm
  • Illinois Farm Bureau to host water use reporting webinar

    BLOOMINGTON — Illinois Farm Bureau will host a webinar to discuss the Illinois State Water Survey’s requirement that irrigators report their water usa ...
    May 15, 2015 - 1:41 pm
  • Celebrating green thumbs and like minds

    The Illinois Valley Herb Guild hosted its annual garden fair and plant sale Saturday at St. Bede. ...
    May 13, 2015 - 3:08 pm
  • The nuts and bolts of peanut allergies

    Editor’s note: This is the second story in a three-part series about peanut allergies, how children, parents and schools cope with this severe food al ...
    May 13, 2015 - 3:07 pm
  • BV moves forward with facility options

    MANLIUS — Bureau Valley has cut its six original facility options down to three.During a special mee ...
    May 13, 2015 - 3:05 pm
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