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  • Out & About

    The Illinois Valley Community College jazz band concert, which also included Logan Junior High School, was Saturday, April 18, at the Bureau County Fa ...
    April 20, 2015 - 4:07 pm
  • Out & About

    Bureau County Fair presents "A Tribute to George Strait Show" ...
    April 20, 2015 - 4:07 pm
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    April 20, 2015 - 4:07 pm
  • Flying high

    PERU — The Illinois Valley Radio Control (IVRC) Flyers Club has been around since the late ‘50s. Wha ...
    April 20, 2015 - 3:56 pm
  • Let’s talk about suicide

    PRINCETON — The sensitive subject of suicide may be hard to broach, but Princeton’s Living Works SuicideTALK is attempting to break the stigma attache ...
    April 20, 2015 - 3:56 pm
  • Special Election dates finalized

    SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Bruce Rauner has issued amended writs of election to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of former U.S. Representative Aaron ...
    April 20, 2015 - 3:55 pm
  • Earth Day is April 22. What steps do you take to be a friend to the earth?

    “I recycle as much as possible.”Tracy Brenneman, Princeton“I help clean up trash in the community an ...
    April 20, 2015 - 3:49 pm
  • Spring Valley shares wastewater treatment plant update

    SPRING VALLEY — Details on the design phase of Spring Valley’s future wastewater treatment plant were shared during a public hearing held Monday, Apri ...
    April 17, 2015 - 3:38 pm
  • Princeton Chamber of Commerce holds annual meeting

    PRINCETON — At the Princeton Chamber of Commerce annual meeting held Thursday, April 16, at Chapel Hill event center, the theme was spring.
    April 17, 2015 - 3:36 pm
  • Big Sky, big money

    PRINCETON — Big Sky Wind, a wind farm near Ohio, Ill., currently owned by Ever Power, approached the Bureau County Board Monday, April 13, requesting ...
    April 17, 2015 - 3:35 pm
  • Bird’s-eye view

    As the temperature on the thermometer increases, so does the number of bird-viewing opportunities in Bureau County.
    April 17, 2015 - 3:34 pm
  • Shopping for a good read

    Alex Patterson (left) of Princeton and Caleb Bowyer of Buda shop through the book genres at the Friends of the Princeton Public Library annual book sa ...
    April 17, 2015 - 3:29 pm
  • Agricultural Summary

    Limited fieldwork continued last week in areas not receiving spring showers. Statewide, precipitation averaged 1.2 inches, 0.37 inches above normal. T ...
    April 17, 2015 - 3:27 pm
  • Making memories

    Ohio Grade School had its grandparents day luncheon Wednesday, April 15. Children were excited to show their grandparents their school and spend time ...
    April 17, 2015 - 3:29 pm
  • Water meter replacement still underway in Wyanet

    WYANET — The replacement of water meters in the village of Wyanet is almost complete.To date, 348 me ...
    April 17, 2015 - 3:28 pm
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