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  • FSA opens nominations for county committee

    PRINCETON — Bureau County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director CED Justina Chlum announced the nomination period for local FSA county com ...
    July 17, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • From a different perspective

    Looking at things from multiple viewing points can change your perception.I remember unwrapping a bi ...
    July 17, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • Agriculture summary

    Weather continues to be a challenge for producers with some areas of the state reporting crops under stress from the cool, wet conditions. Statewide, ...
    July 17, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Bureau Valley is finalist for Monsanto grant

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Bureau Valley School District has been named a finalist in this year’s America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by t ...
    July 17, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Cyclists to bike for Ag in Classroom

    CHAMPAIGN — Cyclists will travel through a three-county area of east-central Illinois during the 20th annual Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom (IA ...
    July 31, 2015 - 4:08 pm
  • Father, son open Enduro Suspension & Performance

    PRINCETON — Michael Freeman Sr. has opened Enduro Suspensions & Performance (ESP) at 969 Backbone Road West in Princeton.
    July 15, 2015 - 12:15 pm
  • PMH receives emergency stroke ready hospital designation

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton, the first hospital in the Interstate 80 corridor to be designated as Emergent Stroke Ready, has rece ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 1:55 pm
  • Farm Progress Show to feature Craig Morgan in concert

    DECATUR — The Farm Progress Show, along with Richland Community College and sponsored by Syngenta, featuring Golden Harvest and NK seed brands, once a ...
    July 20, 2015 - 3:08 pm
  • Illinois irrigators required to report water usage

    BLOOMINGTON — The Illinois State Water Survey (ISWS) is now requiring Illinois irrigators to report their water usage to the state.
    July 20, 2015 - 3:08 pm
  • Illini Valley Realtors present awards

    OGLESBY — The Illini Valley Association of Realtors annual awards banquet was recently held at Deer Park Country Club in Oglesby. The evening opened w ...
    July 13, 2015 - 3:36 pm
  • HCC earns John Deere award

    MENDOTA — HCC Inc. has earned recognition as a partner-level supplier in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program.
    July 8, 2015 - 12:53 pm
  • PMH welcomes Dr. James Matheu

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital is welcoming Dr. James Matheu, a family practice physician.Mathe ...
    July 13, 2015 - 3:42 pm
  • Mulcahy joins Landmark Realty

    PRINCETON — Landmark Realty is announcing the addition of Beth Mulcahy as broker to its office.“I ha ...
    July 8, 2015 - 12:52 pm
  • Like ... you know ... trust me

    I can recall, many years ago, attending grade school fundraising events that featured secret bags containing stuff on which people bid – the contents ...
    July 8, 2015 - 12:50 pm
  • IRHA plans educational conference

    EAST PEORIA — The Illinois Rural Health Association (IRHA) will host its 26th annual Educational Conference Aug. 13-14 at the Embassy Suites River Fro ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:50 pm
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