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  • First Person (Treva Kennedy)

    Town: Walnut. Family: Parents, Ron and Cheryl Wolf; brother, Ed; husband, Kevin; children, Tyler (C ...
    June 15, 2016 - 1:10 pm
  • Area Farm Crawl is set for June 20

    Want to meet local farmer’s market growers and see the farms where local food is raised? A local farm crawl of the southern Bureau County route will b ...
    June 15, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Midland hires Carr

    Midland States Bank announced that it has hired Cynthia Carr as its director of information security and IT governance.
    June 15, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • PMH is top prize winner in video contest

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital was a top prize winner in the recent Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network (ICAHN) “Driving Force” video conte ...
    June 15, 2016 - 12:57 pm
  • Food service sanitation manager course is July 23

    PRINCETON — A food service sanitation manager certification course will be offered at Greenfield Retirement Home on Saturday, July 23.
    June 15, 2016 - 12:56 pm
  • Farm-fresh produce at the Farmer’s Market

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Farmer’s Market, held on the lawn just south of the Prouty Building on Main Street, is a cook’s dream, especially for those ...
    June 15, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Auction Calendar

    June 16 – Jesse Davis estate, real estate and personal property, 10 a.m., 900 Bern St., Spring Valley, Tumbleson Auction Co., auctioneers.
    June 15, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Health department releases inspection scores

    The Bureau/Putnam County Health Department makes routine and unannounced visits each month to various food service establishments in Bureau and Putnam ...
    June 15, 2016 - 1:23 pm
  • The Old Wheels Car Show

    PRINCETON—This year's Old Wheels Car Show is dedicated to the memory of one of its founders, Richard "Dick" Dorsch, and will include the presentation ...
    June 14, 2016 - 9:44 am
  • Keep the cooking in the kitchen

    he time of the year for flip flops, shorts, tank tops and long summer days spent on a number of outdoor activities. But those bright sunny days concea ...
    June 13, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • All fired up

    PRINCETON — The incinerator at the Princeton Police Station, which will be used to safely eliminate expired and unused prescription drugs, is almost r ...
    June 13, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Roaming into Buffalo Days

    LaMoille’s annual Buffalo Days event was held throughout the weekend and featured a host of activities for young and old alike. Of course, the popular ...
    June 13, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • BCR brings home awards from state convention

    SPRINGFIELD — The Bureau County Republican’s Advertising and Editorial Departments brought home a plethora of awards from the annual Illinois Press As ...
    June 14, 2016 - 8:31 am
  • Zika reinforces importance of using insect repellent

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Zika virus has been identified in many locations, including reported cases here in the United States. The virus — which is spec ...
    June 13, 2016 - 4:01 pm
  • PHS begins new program for incoming freshmen

    PRINCETON — Princeton Township High School has implemented Year 1, an innovative transition program for the 2016-17 incoming freshmen.
    June 13, 2016 - 4:01 pm