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  • U of I Extension offers Farm Bill training

    OGLESBY — The University of Illinois Extension will provide a regional Farm Bill training from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 5 at Illinois Valley Community College ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 12:31 pm
  • Health department releases scores

    The Bureau/Putnam County Health Department makes routine and unannounced visits each month to various food service establishments in Bureau and Putnam ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 12:31 pm
  • Extension offers beekeeping webinar

    HENRY — University of Illinois Extension Marshall-Putnam counties will again host the next in the series of the Four Seasons gardening webinars. Join ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Conservation cropping seminar Jan. 27

    SYCAMORE — University of Illinois Extension-Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit encourages producers, agribusinesses and others interested, along w ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:28 pm
  • Farm Bureau offers farm lease seminar

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Farm Bureau will hold an informational seminar about farm leases and the continued changes within the agriculture indust ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:28 pm
  • OSF Saint Luke offers pelvic floor therapy

    KEWANEE — OSF Saint Luke Medical Center’s Rehabilitation Services Department has expanded the occupational therapy program to provide specialized ther ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:22 pm
  • Geronimo Energy announces winner

    Keith Bolin (left), project developer for Geronimo Energy, presents a Lego turbine package to Carolyn Meisenheimer of Walnut after a drawing on Dec. 1 ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:23 pm
  • Miss Michelle opens office

    PRINCETON — Miss Michelle, a psychic reader and spiritual advisor, recently opened her own office in Princeton at 1675 N. Main St., Princeton.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:24 pm
  • IVCH commended for efforts to reduce elective deliveries

    PERU — Illinois Valley Community Hospital’s efforts to work with expectant mothers to reduce the number of early elective deliveries earned the hospit ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:22 pm
  • Jaggers, Lee retire from Perry Memorial Hospital

    Donna JaggersCompany: Perry Memorial Hospital.Number of years of service: About 33 years.Responsibil ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:20 pm
  • Open house Saturday at Walnut House

    WALNUT — Walnut House Gardens & Greens has announced it will host an open house Saturday, Jan. 24. The family-owned business will extend business hour ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:20 pm
  • Everyone is welcome at Ali’s Pantry

    GRANVILLE — On the north end of the business district in Granville sits a local landmark. Serving since 1997, Ali’s Pantry has been the go-to place in ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Food handler course offered

    PRINCETON — A one-day education course to meet the requirements for receiving a Food Handler Certificate will be offered in the conference room at the ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 1:57 pm
  • Gardening class to be held at IVCC

    OGLESBY – The University of Illinois Extension and Illinois Valley Community College will host an all-day seminar March 14 in the new Peter Miller Com ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • ‘In the blink of an eye ...’

    With every glance out the window, it is hard not to think about warmer weather and the smell of freshly-plowed dirt.
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:23 pm
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