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  • Plenty of great seats still available for grandstand shows

    PRINCETON — There’s still plenty of great seats for all grandstand shows at the 160th Bureau County Fair in Princeton. This includes some gold circle ...
    July 17, 2015 - 1:09 pm
  • Richard Widmark: A Princeton legend

    Richard Widmark is in the drama “True Confessions” for NBC radio and the comedy “Ethel and Albert” on ABC radio during the summer of 1944 in New York ...
    July 17, 2015 - 1:41 pm
  • FSA opens nominations for county committee

    PRINCETON — Bureau County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director CED Justina Chlum announced the nomination period for local FSA county com ...
    July 17, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • From a different perspective

    Looking at things from multiple viewing points can change your perception.I remember unwrapping a bi ...
    July 17, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • Agriculture summary

    Weather continues to be a challenge for producers with some areas of the state reporting crops under stress from the cool, wet conditions. Statewide, ...
    July 17, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Bureau Valley is finalist for Monsanto grant

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Bureau Valley School District has been named a finalist in this year’s America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by t ...
    July 17, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Cyclists to bike for Ag in Classroom

    CHAMPAIGN — Cyclists will travel through a three-county area of east-central Illinois during the 20th annual Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom (IA ...
    July 31, 2015 - 4:08 pm
  • BV moves forward with new junior high

    MANLIUS — The Bureau Valley School Board moved forward with its plan to build a new junior high school that will attach to the existing high school bu ...
    July 15, 2015 - 3:42 pm
  • Something for everyone at Music on Main

    SHEFFIELD — If you’re looking for a family event that provides fun for everyone, you might want to venture to Sheffield for the fifth annual Music on ...
    July 15, 2015 - 3:43 pm
  • No regrets for this egret

    Bureau County Republican correspondent photographer Trudy Heinz was in the right place at the right time, when she discovered this lone egret at Lake ...
    July 15, 2015 - 2:50 pm
  • County hires administrator

    PRINCETON — Bureau County has a new administrator. On Tuesday, July 14, the Bureau County Board appr ...
    July 15, 2015 - 3:43 pm
  • More than just a good sun tan ...

    They are more than just warm bodies with whistles ... more than teenagers with tans and innertubes. They are protectors of the pool.
    July 15, 2015 - 3:44 pm
  • Danny Sissel Memorial gives back to children

    PRINCETON — “No child shall die in the dawn of life.”That quote was uttered by St. Jude Children’s R ...
    July 15, 2015 - 3:47 pm
  • Fire hydrant issues in Wyanet

    WYANET — The Wyanet Village Board authorized having all of the water lines in the village tested for leaks last month. The board then reviewed the rep ...
    July 15, 2015 - 3:45 pm
  • SV Police Pension Board to meet

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley Police Pension Board will hold its third quarterly meeting at 8 a.m. Tuesday, July 21, in the Spring Valley City Hal ...
    July 16, 2015 - 8:49 am
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