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  • Illinois soybean farmer survey gauges consumer food attitudes

    How much do you know about the way your food is produced?Illinois soybean farmers, through the Illin ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:37 pm
  • PMH introduces new emergency medicine group

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital is announcing a new Emergency Medicine Group for its Emergency Department: Princeton Emergency Medicine Specialist ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:37 pm
  • Business officials attend convention

    EAST PEORIA — Harold Read, secretary/treasurer, and Phyllis Bill, assistant secretary of Berlin Mutual Insurance Co., recently attended the Illinois A ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:37 pm
  • NCRBC receives health care grant

    LASALLE — NCRBC and its partners: St. Margaret’s Health, Starved Rock Associates for Vocational and Technical Education, and IVCC announce they have b ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:56 pm
  • Statewide association recognizes Peru Waltham Mutual

    Peru Waltham Mutual Insurance Co. of Peru was named winner of the Company Achievement Award presented by the Illinois Association of Mutual Insurance ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:54 pm
  • NCI Works to host annual employers conference

    MENDOTA — The 14th annual Employers Conference will be held on Friday, Oct. 14, at the Mendota Civic Center, Mendota, starting with a continental brea ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Perry Memorial Hospital to host free mamm, glam event

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital is hosting a “Mamm & Glam” event on Sunday, Sept. 25, from 1 to 3 p.m. at The Kompany Down Under in Princeton. Wom ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 8:29 am
  • Carus asks followers to ‘Imagine a day without water’

    Can you imagine a day without water? It’s a question Carus Corporation in partnership with organizations, experts and officials across the country is ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Growmark honors Stambaugh, Illinois Farm Bureau

    CHICAGO — Malcolm Stambaugh of Ag View FS in Walnut was one of five crop specialists who received Growmark's Endure 4R Advocate award at the company's ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 4:42 pm
  • Firm honors Spring Valley City Bank

    SPRING VALLEY — Spring Valley City Bank announces it has once again earned a five-star superior rating from BauerFinancial, the nation’s premier bank ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 2:39 pm
  • Health department releases inspection scores

    The Bureau/Putnam County Health Department makes routine and unannounced visits each month to food service establishments in Bureau and Putnam countie ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 2:38 pm
  • Bacterial leaf streak confirmed in Illinois

    CHAMPAIGN – In a recent survey of approximately 340 corn fields in 68 Illinois counties, bacterial leaf streak was confirmed in only one county, accor ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 8:26 am
  • Local groups benefit from $100K donation

    PRINCETON — A $100,000 gift will benefit 118 groups – including five Bureau/Putnam county groups dedicated to the Illinois agriculture and rural commu ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 4:41 pm
  • Celebrating 10 years in Princeton

    Central Bank staff members Linda Hessenberger (left) and Brandi Smith serve dinner to Sue Wray during the bank’s 10-year anniversary celebration, held ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 3:32 pm
  • Lamboley graduates from Graduate School of Banking

    PRINCETON — Rick Clary, community bank president for Central Bank Princeton, recently announced that Justin Lamboley, vice president of commercial len ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 11:35 am