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  • IVCH commended for efforts to reduce elective deliveries

    PERU — Illinois Valley Community Hospital’s efforts to work with expectant mothers to reduce the number of early elective deliveries earned the hospit ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:22 pm
  • Jaggers, Lee retire from Perry Memorial Hospital

    Donna JaggersCompany: Perry Memorial Hospital.Number of years of service: About 33 years.Responsibil ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:20 pm
  • Open house Saturday at Walnut House

    WALNUT — Walnut House Gardens & Greens has announced it will host an open house Saturday, Jan. 24. The family-owned business will extend business hour ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:20 pm
  • Everyone is welcome at Ali’s Pantry

    GRANVILLE — On the north end of the business district in Granville sits a local landmark. Serving since 1997, Ali’s Pantry has been the go-to place in ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Food handler course offered

    PRINCETON — A one-day education course to meet the requirements for receiving a Food Handler Certificate will be offered in the conference room at the ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 1:57 pm
  • Gardening class to be held at IVCC

    OGLESBY – The University of Illinois Extension and Illinois Valley Community College will host an all-day seminar March 14 in the new Peter Miller Com ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • ‘In the blink of an eye ...’

    With every glance out the window, it is hard not to think about warmer weather and the smell of freshly-plowed dirt.
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:23 pm
  • U of I offers testing for pesticide application

    OTTAWA — University of Illinois Extension's Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit will hold a testing-only session for private pesticide applicators ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:22 pm
  • 'How to Thrive in Today's Ag Economy'

    PRINCETON — AgriEnergy Resources will host a winter seminar, "How to Thrive in Today's Ag Economy - 10 Practical, Profitable Solutions," from 8:30 a.m ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 3:54 pm
  • BV FFA sends parliamentary procedure team to contest

    MANLIUS — On Dec. 10, the Bureau Valley FFA sent a greenhand and varsity parliamentary procedure team to a contest at Orion High School. During this e ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:23 pm
  • Bureau County Soil and Water District to hold annual election

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Soil and Water Conservation District (BCSWCD) will hold its annual general election from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Feb. 3 at t ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:25 pm
  • Beef cattle meeting at IVCC Jan. 21

    OGLESBY — The University of Illinois Extension will host a beef cattle meeting from 5 to 8 p.m. Jan. 21 at Illinois Valley Community College, located ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 3:59 pm
  • Dr. Ahuja joins Illinois Retina, Eye Associates

    PERU —Illinois Retina & Eye Associates welcomes Richard Ahuja, M.D., board certified ophthalmologist and fellowship trained retina surgeon, to its Per ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 2:15 pm
  • IALP participants complete seminar

    MOLINE — The Illinois Agricultural Leadership Program’s (IALP) Class of 2016 provided in-depth communication skills training at John Deere World Headq ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:42 am
  • Downey joins American Angus

    PUTNAM — Jonathan W. Downey, Putnam, is a new junior member of the American Angus Association, said Bryce Schumann, CEO of the national organization w ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:40 am
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