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  • Trust me; it’s organic

    Labels are important – not just for clothing – but also for music, electronic gear and literature. Labels also are import for the food and agriculture ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:13 pm
  • Illinois State Fair 4-H results

    The 4-H year ended with members taking their projects to the Illinois State Fair. The following youth were selected as Bureau County 4-H delegates in ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:13 pm
  • Endocrinologist joins IVCH medical staff

    PERU — A board-certified endocrinologist is joining the Illinois Valley Community Hospital medical staff.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:29 pm
  • Service awards presented to St. Margaret’s employees

    SPRING VALLEY — St. Margaret’s Health honored employees for their many years of dedicated service at a “Celebration of Service” awards presentation he ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:03 pm
  • Bureau County SWCD fish and tree sale

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Soil and Water Conservation District is taking orders for its fall fish and tree sale.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • 2014 end of August crop evaluation

    As we near September, our 2014 corn and soybean crop appear to be taking a leisurely trip to maturity.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 2:13 pm
  • Prairie Nursery and Landscaping moves to new location

    PRINCETON — Prairie Nursery and Landscaping has recently moved to a new location.Bryanna Poorman and ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • New ideas about food

    An interesting confluence of events could affect your pocketbook the next time you go shopping. Because of strong international demand for dairy produ ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:34 pm
  • IVCH honored with ISHS Centennial Award

    Illinois Valley Community Hospital was recognized by the Illinois State Historical Society as an official Illinois Centennial Hospital Aug. 16 at the ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:36 pm
  • Bill Walsh Honda opens in new location

    OTTAWA — Bill Walsh Honda will open at the former Bill Walsh Ford Lincoln Kia location at the entrance to Super Walmart on Route 23 in Ottawa.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:35 pm
  • Ag summary

    Widespread rain was received across Illinois last week with some areas of localized flooding in the southeast district. There were 4.4 days suitable f ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:35 pm
  • Local entrepreneurs create economic development initiative

    Starved Rock Country Alliance, a group of local entrepreneurs, has launched a new initiative to promote economic development in the upper Illinois Val ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 3:00 pm
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