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  • Piecing together the area’s quilters

    PRINCETON — The Covered Bridge Quilters Guild Bi-Annual Show is just around the corner. Mark the cal ...
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 3:44 pm
  • PAC Members Only exhibit set for March

    PRINCETON — The Prairie Arts Council will sponsor a Members Only Art Exhibit during the month of March in the gallery of the Prairie Arts Center in Pr ...
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 3:41 pm
  • Bullying in Illinois

    PRINCETON — Illinois has been found to be the seventh worst state at controlling bullying in high schools.
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 3:37 pm
  • Showing love of art on Valentine’s Day

    Darlene Dunn shows her artistic side during a Prairie Arts Council painting class Saturday, Feb. 14.
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 3:37 pm
  • Bake, craft sale benefits Dover Berlin 4-H Club

    Brenna Rieker sells items to Ty Pezanoski for the Dover Berlin 4-H Club during a Valentine’s Day bake and craft sale Saturday, Feb. 14, at Tractor Sup ...
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 3:32 pm
  • IVCC Board raises tuition

    OGLESBY — The Illinois Valley Community College Board approved an $8 per credit hour tuition increase Thursday, Feb. 12.
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 3:31 pm
  • With the resurgence of measles in Illinois, do you think all children should be vaccinated?

    “I’m not a fan of vaccinations. Personally, I think we need to be discerning about what types of vaccines and how much is given at a time.”
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 1:49 pm
  • ‘We’ve had a great marriage’

    PRINCETON — Ralph and Roberta Patty will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary Sunday, Feb. 15.Th ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 3:32 pm
  • Administrator qualifications?

    PRINCETON — A draft copy of the job description for the Bureau County administrator position was received by county board members at the Tuesday, Feb. ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 3:21 pm
  • Steel mill assets auctioned

    HENNEPIN — The remaining tools, spare parts and other physical assets of the former ArcelorMittal finishing steel mill in Hennepin were offered for sa ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 3:20 pm
  • Renewing their love ...

    Feb. 13, 2015 - 3:15 pm
  • Venier advances on ‘Idol’

    DIXON — Gina Venier advanced from the group stage of the Hollywood round on Wednesday night’s episode of “American Idol.”
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 3:13 pm
  • Dear Soldier letter-writing effort continues

    PRINCETON — Submersed in the midst of the Dear Soldier letter collection campaign, sponsored by the Bureau County Republican and the Putnam County Rec ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • Five tax-saving strategies to help this tax season

    Millions of Americans face a challenge in meeting their budgets every month – not just financially, but also in their time budgets, says investment ad ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 3:04 pm
  • Woman sentenced to jail for heroin possession

    PRINCETON — An Arlington woman pleaded guilty to the Class 4 felony of unlawful possession of a controlled substance in Bureau County Court.
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 3:03 pm
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