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  • Panama Canal trip informational meeting planned

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Farm Bureau has announced plans for a 17-day, 16-night trip to the Panama Canal on Jan. 27-Feb. 12, 2017.
    June 14, 2016 - 8:52 am
  • Free water testing for nitrates

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Farm Bureau has teamed up with Nutrient Stewardship of Northern Illinois to host free water testing open house days for ...
    June 10, 2016 - 12:26 pm
  • 2016 Hay and Forage Expo to focus on education

    The Hay and Forage Expo returns to Central Iowa for the 30th annual event. The show is scheduled for June 22-23 at the Central Iowa Expo facility loca ...
    June 17, 2016 - 2:03 pm
  • Harvard Medical School honors former Princeton resident

    Former Princeton resident Mary L. Bouxsein, PhD, director of the Center for Advanced Orthopaedic Studies at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDM ...
    June 8, 2016 - 1:49 pm
  • Heartland names Bianchi as commercial lender

    PERU — Heartland Bank and Trust Co. announces the addition of Bradley Bianchi as commercial lender in the Illinois Valley area. Based out of the Peru ...
    June 8, 2016 - 12:51 pm
  • University of Illinois Extension Agronomy Report

    The 2016 planting season that started out with almost ideal weather and field conditions evolved into an extended project for some, as cool and wet co ...
    June 6, 2016 - 12:15 pm
  • Ag View FS and CoBank make donation

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Farm Bureau Foundation, a non-profit that supports and enhances educational activities as well as various other communit ...
    June 3, 2016 - 1:17 pm
  • Princeton Tractor Supply hosts Purina Days

    PRINCETON — Tractor Supply Co. in Princeton at 2110 N. Main St. will host local animalgroups during ...
    June 3, 2016 - 1:16 pm
  • Central Bank ranked in Top 15th percentile

    Central Bank Illinois was recently ranked in the 2015 top 15th percentile of community banks by Seifried & Brew LLC.
    June 1, 2016 - 2:56 pm
  • Illinois has highest unemployment rate in nation

    CHICAGO — Illinois now has the highest unemployment rate in the nation, according to a report released recently by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
    June 2, 2016 - 8:53 am
  • TripAdvisor honors Chestnut Street Inn

    SHEFFIELD — Chestnut Street Inn announced it has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.No ...
    June 1, 2016 - 2:56 pm