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  • California man sentenced for meth possession

    PRINCETON — Alexander Nichols-Gill, 24, of Lancaster, Calif., was sentenced in Bureau County Court to serve four and 1/2 years in the Illinois Departm ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • Logan Jr. High's 23rd annual pizza fundraiser under way

    PRINCETON — On Thursday, Logan Jr. High in Princeton kicked off it's 23rd annual pizza sale as a yearly schoolwide fundraiser. The proceeds from this ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Dr. Gregg Davis receives ‘Physician of Excellence’ award

    PRINCETON – Dr. Gregg Davis of Princeton was recently selected to receive the Illinois Rural Health Association’s 2016 “Physician of Excellence” Award ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 4:10 pm
  • IHCA honors Liberty Village for Walk With Ryan

    SPRINGFIELD — Liberty Village of Princeton was presented with the 2016 Media Event of the Year award by the Illinois Health Care Association (IHCA) du ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 4:08 pm
  • McKee elected Community Bankers Association of Illinois foundation chairman

    The Community Bankers Association of Illinois (CBAI) is announcing the election of Kim McKee, vice president and chief operating officer of North Cent ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 4:09 pm
  • Youth Service Bureau gets outstanding review

    OTTAWA — The Youth Service Bureau (YSB) of Illinois Valley has just been notified of its re-accreditation by the national organization, the Council On ...
    Oct. 10, 2016 - 4:20 pm
  • Local, regional conference planned

    BLOOMINGTON — The sixth annual Local and Regional Food Conference, which brings farmers and industry together to learn how to be engaged in meeting th ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 4:10 pm
  • Illinois State Police release results from Occupant Restraint Enforcement Patrols

    LASALLE — The Illinois State Police (ISP) conducted Occupant Restraint Enforcement Patrols (OREP) on Sept. 5 and Sept. 28 in District 17.
    Oct. 10, 2016 - 1:22 pm
  • ‘In it to win it’

    PRINCETON — An unfortunate twist of irony has caused a Princeton mother to reflect on her heartbreaking past, while remaining hopeful for the future.
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 3:55 pm
  • Electric rates spark choices for Walnut

    WALNUT — Rock River Energy Services of Oregon presented new contract proposals for the village electrical accounts at the Walnut Village Board meeting ...
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 3:55 pm
  • Hall shows Super-spirit

    Tuesday was Superhero Day during Hall High School’s Spirit Week. The Red Devils will face the Riverdale Rams, who are 1-5, during their homecoming gam ...
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 3:58 pm
  • BBB: Let falling leaves signal a rise in seasonal scams

    ROCKFORD — It’s fall, and many homeowners will begin preparing their homes for cooler weather by hiring specialists to clean and make repairs. But, th ...
    Oct. 6, 2016 - 8:48 am
  • First Person (Liz Svadbik)

    Town: Princeton. Family: Elizabeth Hendrix, daughter. Occupation: Registered nurse. What was your ...
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 3:59 pm
  • Centrue Bank adds Sprong, Holloway

    PRINCETON — Everett J. Solon, market president for Centrue Bank, recently announced the addition of Erika N. Sprong and Ashley D. Holloway to the bank ...
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 2:59 pm
  • Auction Calendar

    Oct. 7 — Sherwood Antique Mall, antiques, primitive and household furniture, toys, collectibles, 10 a.m., 1661 N. Main St., Princeton, Tumbleson Aucti ...
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 3:56 pm