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  • What a year it’s been at the Bureau County Food Pantry

    PRINCETON — Last year, 2014, was a busy one for the Bureau County Food Pantry.On top of the day-to-d ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 2:55 pm
  • ‘Cool Kids’ Corner’ to debut Jan. 15

    Logan Serpette, a 9 year old from Henry, will join the newspaper industry with the debut of his monthly “Cool Kids’ Corner” column, which will first a ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 2:31 pm
  • Planning Commission reschedules meeting

    PRINCETON — Due to inclement weather, the regular monthly meeting of the Bureau County Regional Planning Commission scheduled for Jan. 8 was postponed ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 2:30 pm
  • Regional Transportation Committee meeting set for Jan. 23

    MENDOTA — The Human Services Transportation Plan (HSTP) - Region 3 - Transportation Committee (Bureau, DeKalb, Grundy, Kendall, LaSalle, Lee, Ogle and ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 2:26 pm
  • Sheriff Reed appoints Bret Taylor to chief deputy of sheriff’s office

    PRINCETON — Sheriff Jim Reed announced Friday the appointment of Lt. Bret E. Taylor to chief deputy of the Bureau County Sheriff’s Office.
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 2:26 pm
  • Who turned the water off?

    SHEFFIELD — Sheffield village residents have been without water, due to a water main break, which occurred on Thursday.
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 2:25 pm
  • Need your food handler certificate?

    The Bureau and Putnam County Health Department will offer four, one-day education courses that will meet the requirements for receiving a food handler ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 2:25 pm
  • IALP participants complete seminar

    MOLINE — The Illinois Agricultural Leadership Program’s (IALP) Class of 2016 provided in-depth communication skills training at John Deere World Headq ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:42 am
  • Downey joins American Angus

    PUTNAM — Jonathan W. Downey, Putnam, is a new junior member of the American Angus Association, said Bryce Schumann, CEO of the national organization w ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:40 am
  • Brutal temps hit the area

    Brutal wind chill temperatures and 5 inches of snow across Bureau County has turned the area into a winter wonderland ... by some people’s standards. ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 4:07 pm
  • Spring Valley OKs fire service fee

    SPRING VALLEY — Residents living outside of Spring Valley’s city limits, but who pay an annual service fee to the Spring Valley Fire Department for fi ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 4:04 pm
  • Fire and ice ... and more

    PRINCETON — Princeton City Manager Jeff Clawson extended condolences on behalf of the city to the family and friends of deceased city workers Paul Wel ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:02 am
  • 121,243 people in Illinois selected 2015 Marketplace plans in first month

    According to a report released by the Department of Health and Human Services, 121,243 people in Illinois selected plans through the Health Insurance ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • Making school safe for all kids at PES

    PRINCETON — Administrators along with Princeton Elementary School (PES) educators attended Safe Schools Bullying Prevention training held by the Mason ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • Roadside safety check

    The Illinois State Police (ISP), District 17, will conduct a roadside safety check in LaSalle County during the month of January, according to Lt. Job ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 3:54 pm
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