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  • Farm Labor Liability seminar set for Feb. 16

    PRINCETON — Agriculture is a dangerous industry. Each year unnecessary deaths and injuries affect farmers and their families, farm employees and rescu ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 12:03 pm
  • Farm Income Seminar is Feb. 27

    PRINCETON — Agriculture has always been a volatile business, and any time you have volatility, you need to make certain your financial plan is solid — ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 12:02 pm
  • CPASA to hold training for sellers/servers of alcohol

    Community Partners Against Substance Abuse (CPASA) will conduct Beverage Alcohol Sellers and Servers Education and Training (BASSET) classes for selle ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 12:26 pm
  • 'I've been shot'

    PRINCETON — After being pushed in a wheelchair from the Bureau County Jail, alleged burglar Jackie L. Popp, 42, of Ohio, Ill., made his first appearan ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 3:29 pm
  • Keeping focus

    PRINCETON — With the newly increased speed of politics and the worldwide concerns it's generated, it's become increasingly difficult to maintain a cle ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 4:15 pm
  • $432,910 seized on Interstate 80

    PRINCETON – A Michigan man and a South Carolina man were released after a traffic stop on Interstate 80. But what was left behind was a lot of U.S. cu ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 4:40 pm
  • Tampico man dies while working on semi

    TAMPICO — A rural Tampico man was found dead after an accident occurred at his home.Jeremy Forward, ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 4:39 pm
  • Tri-DENT agents arrest Sheridan man for cocaine

    Tri-Drug Enforcement Narcotics Team (Tri-DENT) agents, assisted by LaSalle County deputies, arrested Jeff D. Alderson, 23, of Sheridan on Jan. 30 on a ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 3:19 pm
  • 2 Spring Valley residents arrested on drug felonies

    On Feb. 1 at approximately 10:32 a.m., agents with the Tri-County Drug Enforcement Narcotics Team (Tri-DENT), with the assistance of Spring Valley Pol ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 2:03 pm
  • SV OKs water upgrade — again

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley City Council approved a major upgrade to its reverse osmosis (RO) water system during its meeting Monday, Jan. 30.
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 3:19 pm
  • A request for courage

    DEPUE — The actions taken during Donald Trump's first 12 days in the Oval Office helped fill the village hall in DePue with Bureau County residents fr ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 4:16 pm
  • Auction calendar

    Feb. 11 - James Graff estate, Bob Lear estate and others, antique and modern furniture, historic Princeton, Ill., photo collection, antique clocks, la ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • The big game

    Super Bowl 51 is set for Sunday, Feb. 5, when the New England Patriots will face the Atlanta Falcons at NRG Stadium in Houston. Lady Gaga is expected ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 4:35 pm
  • Central Bank Illinois to acquire Rochelle bank

    Central Bank Illinois announces the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the First National Bank and Trust Co. of Rochelle, subject to regulat ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:01 am
  • Changing habits

    SPRING VALLEY — Diabetes is becoming more prevalent in the Illinois Valley as the local rates for diagnosis continue to climb above the national avera ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 4:45 pm