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Business and Agriculture

  • Dr. Blanford joining Perry Memorial Family Health Clinic

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital has recently finalized a recruitment and employment agreement with Dr. Christopher Blanford, who will be joining D ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • SVCC holds OSHA safety conference

    DIXON — Sauk Valley Community College, in partnership with OSHA presenters and personnel, will provide training, information and resources on a variet ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • IVAC plans Business Breakfast Seminar

    PERU — The Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development (IVAC) will hold its Business Breakfast Seminar at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, M ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Regional Analysis Report being presented

    OGLESBY — The North Central Illinois Council of Governments Economic Development District Meeting is being held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at Illino ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • Shooting Sports receives donation

    Bureau County 4-H Shooting Sports, a program of the University of Illinois Extension, received a $500 donation from Bureau County Pheasants Forever. T ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:11 pm
  • Farmers use best management practices to protect environment

    As an Illinois soybean farmer, I care about maintaining soil and water health for my family and for all consumers.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:49 pm
  • Salute to Agriculture breakfast announced

    PRINCETON — Now in existence for over 65 years, the Princeton Area Chamber of Commerce and Main Street is thriving and is focused on expanding program ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • BV FFA livestock judging team places first

    The Bureau Valley FFA livestock judging team placed first at the Section 3 Livestock Judging Contest at Black Hawk East in Kewanee. Top 10 team member ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:10 pm
  • Illinois Land Values Conference set for March 19 in Bloomington

    BLOOMINGTON — A look at what is happening with farmland values across Illinois and what may be in the future will be the subject of the 2015 Illinois ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Four Seasons Gardening Program in Henry

    HENRY — The Four Seasons Gardening program from University of Illinois Extension continues with a session called the Indoor Edible Garden.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Lady Landowner seminar offered

    PRINCETON — Rick Morgan, senior financial securities consultant with Country Financial, will speak at an informational seminar for the Bureau County L ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Biggar receives award from Birkey’s Farm Store

    HENRY — Everett Biggar received an award for 25 years of employment at Birkey’s Farm Store. His first day as a service technician was Jan. 10, 1989.
    March 2, 2015 - 4:20 pm
  • Starved Rock Lodge honored with two wedding awards

    UTICA — Starved Rock Lodge was chosen by real couples as a top wedding professional in The Knot Best of Weddings 2015. In addition, WeddingWire named  ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 1:14 pm
  • Three promoted at LaSalle State Bank

    LASALLE — LaSalle State Bank has announced three promotions, which were effective Jan. 1.Jeffrey D. ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 1:14 pm
  • Learn about bugs in the garden in Henry

    HENRY — The public is invited to attend an educational gardening program presented by University of Illinois Extension Master Gardener, Melinda Stephe ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:34 pm
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