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  • Ag summary

    Producers are winding down harvest across the state. Some operators continued with fall tillage and fertilizer applications, but freezing temperatures ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Driving reminders for the season

    CHICAGO — With colder weather rapidly approaching and winter right around the corner, the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), the Illinois T ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 2:03 pm
  • Princeton candidates file petitions

    PRINCETON — The petitions have been filed. Princeton residents will have three candidates from which to choose for mayor, and six candidates from whic ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:12 pm
  • ICC unanimously approves RICL

    The Illinois portion of the Rock Island Clean Line (RICL) energy transmission project, which will cut through part of Bureau and other counties, was a ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:13 pm
  • SV Council sets LED sign regulations

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley City Council passed an ordinance on Monday amending the Spring Valley Land Development code to include regulations o ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:11 pm
  • Talkin’ turkey

    This pair of turkeys could be discussing the Thanksgiving holiday ... or perhaps they’re just thankful they were overlooked this year for someone’s ho ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:10 pm
  • It's beginning to look a lot like ... Thanksgiving?

    Bureau County residents got their first taste of winter earlier this week, as about 2 inches of snow fell throughout the day on Monday. WQAD News 8 Ch ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • Rotary seeks volunteers for project in Chile

    Do you have a passion for teaching English to English language learners? Are you seeking a way to put your Spanish speaking skills to good use?
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • Preparing for Black Friday

    Mick Bowers of Gustafson’s Ace Hardware in Princeton arranges holiday displays in preparation of the upcoming Black Friday sales.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • Aution Calendar

    Nov. 29 – Pete Fassino estate, quality tools and tool related items and coin collection, 10 a.m., 408 E. South St., Granville, Tumbleson Auction Co., ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 2:32 pm
  • Princeton Elementary explores ideas for the future

    PRINCETON — At Monday night’s meeting, the Princeton Elementary School Board spoke of various conferences/meetings they have attended.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • PHS FFA students attend national convention

    PRINCETON — The Princeton High School (PHS) Board members listened Monday night as the PHS FFA students each gave a presentation on their experiences ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • Sheriff, treasurer to be sworn in

    PRINCETON — Jim Reed, Bureau County’s new sheriff, and Courtney Yates-Mabry, Bureau County’s new treasurer, will be sworn into office at 8:30 a.m. on ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • Small Business Saturday is Nov. 29

    The Thanksgiving leftovers are resting comfortably in the refrigerator; the house in back in order after all the family and friends have come and gone ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:22 pm
  • Illinois Chamber hires Hahn as director of communications

    SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois Chamber of Commerce, based in Springfield, has hired Melissa Hahn, formerly of Hennepin, as its new director of communicati ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:15 pm
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