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  • Lincoln Day dinner in Kewanee

    KEWANEE — The Henry County Republicans will host their 30th annual Lincoln Day dinner on Saturday, March 25, at the Broken Chimney Restaurant, 618 Ten ...
    March 15, 2017 - 9:24 am
  • Lawn mower fundraiser planned

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Jaycees will host a lawn mower service fundraiser from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 8, at 1503 W. Peru St. in Princeton. T ...
    March 15, 2017 - 9:25 am
  • City Council applauds Strell for 29 years of service

    SPRING VALLEY — After 29 years of service, Dena Strell, president of the Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library Board, has decided to retire. Her decisio ...
    March 14, 2017 - 4:22 pm
  • Spring cleanup March 25 at Floral Hill Cemetery

    NEPONSET — The spring cleanup for Floral Hill Cemetery in Neponset will be Saturday, March 25. All old decorations will be picked up and discarded at ...
    March 15, 2017 - 9:26 am
  • On the Record (David Gugerty)

    David Gugerty, the curator at the Bureau County Historical Society, went On the Record with the Bureau County Republican to talk about Princeton, its ...
    March 16, 2017 - 5:24 pm
  • Where there’s smoke ...

    Don Noy (from left), Nate Diaz, Matt Meyer, Brandon Dejong and Ale McCloskey (at right) check out some of the guns that were going to be raffled durin ...
    March 14, 2017 - 4:01 pm
  • Public access

    WednesdayDePue Unit Schools Board, 6 p.m., libraryNeponset Village Board, 7 p.m., village hallHall H ...
    March 14, 2017 - 3:56 pm
  • First Person (Megan Melcher)

    Family: Steven Olson of Princeton, fiancé; John and Jami Melcher of Geneseo, parents; and Matt and Erica Melcher of Jacksonville, brother and sister-i ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:14 am
  • The lost art of cursive writing

    Brody Spencer, 8, takes great effort to move his pencil on the paper. His strokes are slow and methodical. He’s not easily distracted. Who would have ...
    March 15, 2017 - 9:30 am
  • Bureau Valley board releases Q&A about its referendum

    MANLIUS — The following question/answer press release was issued by the Bureau Valley School Board:Q ...
    March 14, 2017 - 4:24 pm
  • Health department releases February inspection scores

    The Bureau/Putnam County Health Department makes routine and unannounced visits each month to various food service establishments in Bureau and Putnam ...
    March 14, 2017 - 4:25 pm
  • Family Video seeks donations for Lymphoma Research Foundation

    PRINCETON — Family Video in Princeton, 20 W. Century Drive, is participating in a campaign called Round it Up where customers are asked to round up th ...
    March 14, 2017 - 1:42 pm
  • Allegion helps The Flying Tigers soar

    The members of the PHS Engineering Club, The Flying Tigers, visited Allegion on Mar. 9 to receive a $9,000 donation which will fund their trip to the ...
    March 14, 2017 - 1:48 pm
  • Hennepin steel mill sold

    HENNEPIN — The long dormant steel mill in Hennepin has a new owner, Hennepin Industrial Development LLC.
    March 13, 2017 - 4:31 pm
  • Firefighters battle house fire

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Fire Department was dispatched to 1010 N. Maple St. in Princeton for a house fire at 7:22 p.m. Sunday, March 12.
    March 13, 2017 - 12:58 pm