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Business and Agriculture

  • Farm Credit System donates $100K in honor of 100 years

    NORMAL – A $100,000 gift will benefit nearly 118 groups dedicated to the future of Illinois agriculture and rural communities.
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 4:59 pm
  • Wisconsin Sheep, Wool Festival is Sept. 8-11

    JEFFERSON, WIS. — The Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival runs from Sept. 8-11 at the Jefferson County Fair Park in Jefferson, Wis.
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 2:59 pm
  • Hefty Seed Co. — Princeton plans grand opening

    PRINCETON — The public is invited to attend Hefty Seed Co. Princeton’s grand opening on Tuesday, Sept. 13. This location marks the first Illinois stor ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 4:02 pm
  • Kunkel named bank's community president

    PRINCETON — First State Bank has announce Tim Kunkel as community president of its new branch located at 680 W. Peru St. in Princeton.
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 12:19 pm
  • New OB/GYN, midwife join IVCH staff

    PERU — The Women’s Health Care Center at Illinois Valley Community Hospital has added a new obstetrician/gynecologist and a new certified nurse midwif ...
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 12:19 pm
  • ‘I have a gift of spiritual guidance’

    PRINCETON — Sarah, a psychic reader and spiritual adviser, has opened her doors in Princeton at 401 S. Main St. in the former News Tribune building at ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 1:29 pm
  • Field Day set in Marshall County

    RUTLAND — On Sept. 1, the Soil Health Partnership, Illinois Corn Growers and Waterborne Environmental will host a Demonstration Farms Field Day at Kir ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 2:45 pm
  • PMH Cardiac Rehab offers monitors for outpatients

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Department now offers Holter Monitors for outpatients.
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 1:35 pm
  • Agricultural Museum open house

    The annual Agricultural Museum Open House of the Putnam County Historical Society will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 14, at 501 Old Highwa ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 2:45 pm
  • Farm Crawl set for Aug. 8

    PRINCETON — The next Farm Crawl will be taking place at Edgewood Farm Collective on Backbone Road in Princeton Monday, Aug. 8.
    Aug. 5, 2016 - 1:25 pm
  • Changes happening at 161st Bureau County Fair

    The 161st Bureau County Fair will run from Wednesday, Aug. 24, to Sunday, Aug. 28.You will want to k ...
    Aug. 5, 2016 - 1:25 pm
  • Field day planned for Aug. 23

    PRINCETON — Nutrient Stewardship of Northern Illinois and its partners have announced their summer field day. Events will take place at Madison Farms, ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 9:49 am
  • Illinois Valley PADS marks 25th anniversary

    Illinois Valley PADS is reaching a major milestone on Aug. 12, 25 years of serving the community’s homeless.
    Aug. 5, 2016 - 1:28 pm
  • Heartland adds Lindsey to treasury management team

    Heartland Bank and Trust Company announces the hiring of Todd Lindsey, CTP, as treasury management sales officer for the local market. Lindsey will se ...
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 3:26 pm
  • Kinzinger tours Gardner Denver

    Congressman Adam Kinzinger (from left) received a tour of the Gardner Denver facilities in Princeton from plant manager Matt Jones on July 28. Kinzing ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 8:58 am