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  • Columbus ships Pinta and Nina to land in Peoria

    PEORIA — On Sept. 12, the "Pinta" and the "Nina," replicas of Columbus’ ships, will open in Peoria. The ships will be docked at The Landing, next to t ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:52 pm
  • Attacker released from jail days before killing

    DIXON – Just nine days before a 27 year old killed his grandmother and then himself at their rural Dixon home, he was arrested for punching a KSB Hosp ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:45 pm
  • Tip-A-Star for Cohen’s Journey

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County community has the opportunity to help with the financial medical needs for the 4-month-old baby of former Princeton resi ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:45 pm
  • BBB issues ‘Granny Scam’ advisory

    CHICAGO — Many scams and schemes run by con artists are cyclical in that they come and go. Sometimes it’s every few months, or following a natural dis ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:35 pm
  • All in good fun; all for a good cause

    Spring Valley Nursing Center staff enjoy a little pie tossing adventure Wednesday afternoon as a fundraiser for the Living Works suicide prevention wo ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:59 pm
  • Working Farm Show is Sept. 12-14

    GENESEO — With technology propelling all aspects of our lives at breakneck speeds, do you ever long for things to slow down a bit? Well, the Antique E ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:23 pm
  • Trust me; it’s organic

    Labels are important – not just for clothing – but also for music, electronic gear and literature. Labels also are import for the food and agriculture ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:15 pm
  • Illinois State Fair 4-H results

    The 4-H year ended with members taking their projects to the Illinois State Fair. The following youth were selected as Bureau County 4-H delegates in ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:14 pm
  • Endocrinologist joins IVCH medical staff

    PERU — A board-certified endocrinologist is joining the Illinois Valley Community Hospital medical staff.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:27 pm
  • Auction Calendar

    Sept. 14 – Norbert Louis and Marge Kocher, John Deere Gator and mower, generator, tool related, furniture, antiques & collectibles, 10 a.m., 4111 Bluf ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 1:50 pm
  • Third clue released for Heartland Bank’s Great Medallion Hunt

    PRINCETON — The search for Heartland Bank’s Great Medallion Hunt continues with the release of the third clue:
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 6:00 am
  • Cain: ‘It’s a dangerous situation’

    PRINCETON — People are not to be scrounging through items left at the Princeton Recycling Center.Tha ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 3:41 pm
  • Hornbaker Gardens to host annual Artisan Market

    PRINCETON — Hornbaker Gardens is revving up for its second annual artisan market event, which takes places this Saturday, Sept. 6.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 3:40 pm
  • Four felonies involving a child

    PRINCETON — An Iowa man has been arrested on four charges involving a child solicitation incident in Bureau County.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 3:37 pm
  • Revving up for another adventure

    PRINCETON — Though she doesn’t have a written “bucket list” of things she wants to accomplish in the future, Bea Durey says that doesn’t mean she does ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:26 am
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