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Business and Agriculture

  • BV FFA attends Women Changing the Face of Agriculture conference

    URBANA — The sixth annual Women Changing the Face of Agriculture conference took place March 6 at the Bone Student Center at Illinois State University ...
    March 27, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • Shooting Sports seeking volunteers

    Bureau County 4-H Shooting Sports is actively seeking volunteer instructors for its rifle and shotgun disciplines. Those who are passionate about the ...
    March 27, 2015 - 12:40 pm
  • Spring has finally arrived!

    Finally, spring is here! It is warm; the sun is out; and the grass is greening up. But farmers are knee deep in mud and work. This time of year leaves ...
    March 27, 2015 - 12:40 pm
  • Carter receives agricultural award

    Bureau Valley High School FFA member Annika Carter of Walnut was recently presented the school’s highest agricultural honor, the DeKalb Agricultural A ...
    March 27, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • Bureau County Soil and Conservation District announces spring tree, fish sale

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Soil and Water Conservation District (BCSWCD) is holding its annual spring tree and fish sales.
    March 27, 2015 - 12:40 pm
  • Horizon House’s Road to Independence Campaign is underway

    PERU — Schweickert & Ganassin LLC provided the lead gift for Horizon House’s Road to Independence Campaign this year. Attorney Scott Schwieckert prese ...
    March 25, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • Lithotripsys now performed at Perry Memorial Hospital

    PRINCETON — Dr. Steve Chung and Dr. Christian Schwartz, Illinois Urologic Health surgeons, are now performing lithotripsy procedures at Perry Memorial ...
    March 25, 2015 - 12:13 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 ...
    March 25, 2015 - 12:16 pm
  • Perry clinic offering knee replacement

    PRINCETON — Dr. Frank Minardi, orthopedic surgeon at the Perry Memorial Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Clinic, is now performing knee replacements usi ...
    March 25, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • Hoffman joins clinic staff

    PRINCETON — Jennifer Hoffman, family nurse practitioner (FNP), will join Dr. Robert Mestan, Dr. Arnold Faber, Trudy Argubright, FNP, and Karen Nenne, ...
    March 18, 2015 - 12:26 pm
  • Lender forum planned March 24

    PERU — A lender forum will be at the Peru City Hall, 1901 Fourth St., Peru, on Tuesday, March 24, from 9 a.m. to noon. A light continental breakfast w ...
    March 18, 2015 - 12:26 pm
  • Johnson Insurance Agency honored

    SHEFFIELD — The Johnson Insurance Agency was recently honored for outstanding sales and service by Svea Mutual Insurance Co. of Orion. The agency, loc ...
    March 18, 2015 - 12:25 pm
  • Johnston joins Land Pro LLC

    OSWEGO — Leslie H. “Chip” Johnston, real estate broker, has joined Land Pro LLC, a land real estate brokerage company, in December 2014 and provides b ...
    March 23, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • Spring fun at the fairgrounds

    Events at the Bureau County Fairgrounds are full of fun for the whole family. There are a lot of events coming up, so be sure to check our Facebook pa ...
    March 13, 2015 - 12:34 pm
  • Hey, guys! We like your new ride!

    Wednesday, March 11, Princeton High School (PHS) hosted “Drive Your Tractor to School Day.” FFA students Luke Schultz (from left), a sophomore; Jacob ...
    March 13, 2015 - 12:35 pm
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