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  • Starved Rock Lodge makes donation

    OGLESBY — A check for $3,000 was recently presented to Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society by Starved Rock Lodge, as a result of several fu ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 3:49 pm
  • Late state payments causing BPART to make changes

    Delays in payments from the state of Illinois are causing the reduction of services of a downstate Illinois transit system. More than $450,000 is owed ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 8:59 am
  • Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away. What are most thankful for in 2016?

    “I am thankful for a healthy family and a job that I love.” Anna Berlinski, Princeton “I am most t ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 9:07 am
  • Model train fair, toy show on Saturday

    PRINCETON — The ninth annual Northern Illinois Model Train Fair and Farm Toy Show will be Saturday, Nov. 19, in the heated exhibit halls at the Bureau ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 9:23 am
  • How did PHS measure up?

    Editor's note: This is the first in an ongoing series featuring Bureau County schools and their recent report card from the state of Illinois.
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 4:50 pm
  • Princeton looks at health insurance costs

    PRINCETON — The Princeton City Council is taking steps to help lower its health insurance costs. On ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:42 pm
  • Will Princeton have a new event?

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Park District is undecided on whether or not City-County Park is the right place for a new proposed event.
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:42 pm
  • LaMoille strategic planning committee to meet

    LAMOILLE — LaMoille CUSD 303 will host a strategic planning committee meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 30. The meeting is open to the public and will be hel ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • Honoring our veterans

    Pete Yucus, a World War II veteran, salutes the flag during the Veterans Day program held Friday at Ladd Community Consolidated School.
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:44 pm
  • Honoring our area veterans

    Images from Bureau County Veterans Day services ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:44 pm
  • Mobile Food Pantry serves 561 patrons

    Nearly 50 volunteers gathered at the Bureau County Fairgrounds Thursday morning to lend a hand for the River Bend Foodbank’s Mobile Food Pantry event. ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:45 pm
  • Optimist fruit sale extended

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Optimist Club has extended its sale of 20-pound boxes of oranges and grapefruit.
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:35 pm
  • Pigeon show comes home to Princeton

    Caleb Berd checks out some of the birds at the annual MidAmerican Pigeon Club Show, held Nov. 5 at ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:36 pm
  • Winter crop seminar set for Dec. 9

    PRINCETON — At 9 a.m. Friday, Dec. 9, an event will be held at the Bureau County Metro Center in Princeton for farmers and landowners looking to learn ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:12 pm
  • Culver’s supports BV FFA

    PRINCETON — Culver’s of Princeton has partnered with Bureau Valley High School as part of a larger, nationwide effort by Culver’s and its guests to th ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:13 pm