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  • Auction Calendar

    July 19 – Roger W. Freeman estate, tractors, miscellaneous equipment, trailers, car, tools and collectibles, 9:30 a.m., 936 N. 16th Road, Tonica, Lenn ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:57 pm
  • Sharing the road

    PRINCETON — With Princeton’s popular bicycle event, Z-Tour, just around the corner, motorists should be on the lookout for cyclists on the roadways.
    July 11, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • Sheffield approves appropriations

    SHEFFIELD — Sheffield appropriations of $1.8 million were approved by the village board Monday night.
    July 11, 2014 - 12:57 pm
  • Walnut’s event deemed a success

    WALNUT — Walnut Police Chief Tom Ptasnik said all went well during Walnut’s Fourth of July celebration.
    July 11, 2014 - 12:56 pm
  • Honoring Dr. Martin Faber

    A celebration to honor the retirement of Dr. Martin Faber, a longtime family doctor to many in the area, was held at Perry Memorial Hospital on Thursd ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Presentation and book signing planned

    SPRING VALLEY — A presentation and book signing will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday in the community room at the Spring Valley City Hall.
    July 11, 2014 - 12:49 pm
  • DePue/Bureau County Democrats to meet

    DEPUE — The DePue/Bureau County Democrats will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the DePue VFW, by the lake in DePue, for Pack the House Night. Note that the ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:48 pm
  • Ag summary

    Heavy rains continued to soak the northwest and northeast districts last week while the southern half of the state received less than average precipit ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • Meet Suzie the sow

    I would like to introduce you to Suzie. She is a sow on our farm.Her ear tag number is 2287. She joi ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • Heartland donation

    Jill Frueh, Bureau County Farm Bureau manager, accepts a donation from Derek Fetzer, vice president of agribusiness at Heartland Bank and Trust Co. in ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Farm Bureau plans agri-tourism trip

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Farm Bureau will travel to Fair Oaks Farms in Indiana Aug. 1. Fair Oaks Farms is an agri-tourism destination. During the ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • QC River Bandits host ag night

    The QC River Bandits will host a Celebrate Agriculture night July 18 at Modern Woodmen Park for area Farm Bureau members
    July 11, 2014 - 12:31 pm
  • Farm Bureau sponsoring Ag Olympics at 4-H Fair

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Farm Bureau is sponsoring an Ag Olympics to be held during this year’s 4-H Fair. The Ag Olympics will begin at 3 p.m. Ju ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • Dollars and sense

    Year after year, in bull and bear markets, investors make some all-too-common blunders. They have been written about, talked about and critiqued at so ...
    July 21, 2014 - 8:57 am
  • Celebrating cancer survivors

    Area residents show up Tuesday evening at the LaMoille Fire Station to show their support for cancer survivors represented by a pink fire truck travel ...
    July 9, 2014 - 3:57 pm
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