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  • Think before you sink it

    SPRING VALLEY — Sometimes a person runs into problems they don’t foresee.During the Spring Valley Ci ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 4:46 pm
  • The PROMise of prom ... and popcorn

    PRINCETON — Whether a student or a parent, the prom is unavoidable. What began in the late 19th Century as simple co-ed banquets to celebrate the end ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 5:03 pm
  • Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

    The Princeton Peace and Justice Roundtable hosted its third annual Martin Luther King Day celebration on Monday, Jan. 18. The event was held at Open P ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 8:42 am
  • Fatal crash on Route 40

    BUDA — A two-vehicle crash in Macon Township claimed the life of an individual on Monday, Jan. 18.Ac ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 4:46 pm
  • Soaring into the season

    The sight of eagles soaring overhead clearly lets Midwesterners know winter has arrived. Whether it's over the Illinois River or tucked into a tree at ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 5:59 pm
  • Beyond bricks and mortar

    LAMOILLE — In a well-attended town hall meeting held Jan. 13 at the LaMoille Lions Club building, 50 or so participants were treated to a wealth of in ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 8:42 am
  • ICAHN in Princeton manages new initiative

    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced new participants in an initiative called Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 8:43 am
  • First Person — Don Wooden

    Town: Live in Princeton, but from Tiskilwa. Family: My lovely bride, Mary; two children, Joshua and ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 4:11 pm
  • LaMoille man wants to improve leadership

    Companies and workers suffer when work becomes drudgery under the weight of poor leadership.Darin Jo ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 3:28 pm
  • Lamboley joins Princeton branch of Central Bank

    John J. DuBois, president and CEO of Central Bank Illinois, recently announced the appointment of Justin A. Lamboley as vice president of commercial l ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 3:24 pm
  • Bleed for those in need

    David Boylan of Princeton donated a pint of his blood during a recent Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center’s blood drive, which was hosted by the ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 8:44 am
  • Auction Calendar

    Jan. 27 – Allen Pork Farms, tractors, combine and heads, machinery and equipment, 10 a.m., 401 W. Main St. (The Shed), Wyanet, Rediger Auction Service ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 4:47 pm
  • Pesticide testing-only session planned in Henry

    HENRY — The University of Illinois Extension, Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit, will offer a testing-only session and certification program for ...
    Jan. 19, 2016 - 4:15 pm
  • Illinois Valley Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, will host Labor Summit

    LASALLE — On Saturday, Jan. 30, the Illinois Valley Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, will host a Labor Summit for working people.
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 4:22 pm
  • Skoog invites residents to nominate businesses for ‘Good Neighbor’ Award

    SPRING VALLEY— To recognize businesses that work to improve their communities, state Rep. Andy Skoog, D-Spring Valley, is accepting nominations for hi ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 2:38 pm
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