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Business and Agriculture

  • Heartland Health Care Center receives outstanding survey results

    HENRY — Heartland of Henry has again received outstanding state survey results and with this most recent survey, no deficiencies. The survey is conduc ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Ag summary

    There were 6.0 days suitable for fieldwork for the week ending July 20. Statewide precipitation averaged 0.52 inches, 0.36 inches below normal. Averag ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • A day at the Illinois Junior Beef Association EDGE conference

    Who knew? I’m living in the millennial generation.Anyone born between early 1980s to the early 2000s ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • Wallace’s art added to DeBrock Galleria

    GENESEO — Cartoonist Greg Wallace of Walnut has joined DeBrock Galleria in Geneseo.The multi-talente ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:07 pm
  • Leone opens juniper & mae

    PRINCETON — Mindy Leone has incorporated historical and modern items into her recently opened store called juniper & mae located at 930 N. Main St. in ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:06 pm
  • Dr. Perona attends golf tourney

    SPRING VALLEY – Dr. Paul Perona, an orthopedic surgeon affiliated with St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley, recently offered advice to golf fans ...
    July 23, 2014 - 3:38 pm
  • Salzman to speak at luncheon

    OGLESBY — The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Illinois Valley Community College and Starved Rock Startups are hosting a noon luncheon Th ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:02 pm
  • Taglia named Five Star Professional

    OTTAWA – Linda Taglia of 1st Farm Credit Services has been chosen as a Five Star Professional for 2014.
    July 23, 2014 - 12:04 pm
  • Illini State Bank offers investment services

    OGLESBY — Illini State Bank introduces Illini Investment Services, a new division aimed at providing its customers and communities with the investment ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:03 pm
  • MCH hosts food service course

    MENDOTA — A food service sanitation manager certification course will be offered at in Conference Room C at Mendota Community Hospital, 1401 E. 12th S ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:02 pm
  • BV FFA competes in Vocational Agriculture Fair

    MANLIUS — Several members of the Bureau Valley FFA chapter and agricultural education program competed in the Vocational Agriculture Fair held July 1- ...
    July 18, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Winded!

    “How much did the wind hurt us?” It is a question that has been asked rather frequently throughout the past two weeks, since the two storms that resul ...
    July 18, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • Ficek Electric wins state contract

    LASALLE — Jennifer Bias, president of Ficek Electric and Communications Inc., LaSalle, has announced that on July 8, the state of Illinois officially ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Ladd Farm Mart opens

    LADD — Ladd Farm Mart has recently opened its doors in Ladd.Jared Simons, general manager, said the ...
    July 16, 2014 - 1:25 pm
  • IVCC nursing program gets $20,000 donation

    OGLESBY — The Illinois Valley Community College nursing program recently received $20,000 for instructional equipment from the Adele Bucar estate.
    July 16, 2014 - 1:22 pm
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