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  • Bureau/Putnam County Health Department releases scores

    The Bureau/Putnam County Health Department makes routine and unannounced visits each month to various food service establishments in Bureau and Putnam ...
    April 8, 2015 - 2:02 pm
  • Health department offers food handler courses

    PRINCETON — The Environmental Health Division of the Bureau and Putnam County Health Department, located at 526 Bureau Valley Parkway, Princeton, will ...
    April 8, 2015 - 2:39 pm
  • Northern Partners Coop announces new project

    ST. PAUL, Minn. — CHS Inc., North America’s leading farmer-owned cooperative and a global energy, grains and foods company, and Northern Partners Coop ...
    April 14, 2015 - 2:45 pm
  • PHS FFA competes in livestock contest

    Princeton High School FFA members (front row, from left) Connor Rabe, Luke Schultz, Malena Wheeler, McKenzie Cain, Hailey Hilmes, Shelby Schaudt and J ...
    April 3, 2015 - 12:45 pm
  • Schoff, Stamberger earn national stewardship honor

    James Schoff, Schoff Farms and Malcom Stambaugh, crop specialist with Ag View FS, both of Walnut, have been named 4R Advocates by the Fertilizer Insti ...
    April 3, 2015 - 12:45 pm
  • BV FFA receives contribution

    MANLIUS — The Informed Farmers Coalition, representing dozens of farm and rural living families in northern Bureau County and southern Lee County, are ...
    April 3, 2015 - 12:44 pm
  • PHS FFA places first in FFA olympics

    Princeton High School FFA members (front row, from left) Malena Wheeler, Brook Stowe and Hailey Hilmes; and (back row) Hunter Culjan, Austin Jamison, ...
    April 3, 2015 - 12:43 pm
  • BV FFA holds annual banquet

    MANLIUS — The Bureau Valley FFA Chapter held its annual FFA banquet March 17 at Bureau Valley High School.
    April 3, 2015 - 12:42 pm
  • IHA honors area hospitals

    NAPERVILLE — The Illinois Hospital Association’s Institute for Innovations in Care and Quality has recently released its fourth annual Quality Excelle ...
    April 8, 2015 - 2:39 pm
  • Heartland Bank and Trust Co. donates to area schools

    Heartland Bank and Trust Co. recently donated more than $2,300 to area schools through the Score with Heartland Bank program, which donates $1 for eac ...
    April 3, 2015 - 1:41 pm
  • Chestnut Street Inn is contest finalist

    Starting March 23, breakfast lovers and B&B fans are invited to help select the best B&B breakfast in North America during the BedandBreakfast.com Bes ...
    April 2, 2015 - 9:36 am
  • A convenience store on Princeton’s South Main

    PRINCETON — Matthew and Tara Lucas recently opened Luczak Convenience Store in Princeton at 413 S. Main St.
    April 2, 2015 - 9:32 am
  • IVAC seminar to discuss medical marijuana

    PERU — The Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development will hold a breakfast seminar on “Medical Marijuana: What to Know” with a ...
    April 1, 2015 - 12:51 pm
  • Bouslog opens KB Elliott Financial Advisors office

    PRINCETON — Steve Bouslog of Princeton celebrated his birthday by recently opening an office of KB Elliott Financial Advisors at 306 Backbone Road Eas ...
    April 1, 2015 - 12:54 pm
  • Spring Valley City Bank honored

    SPRING VALLEY — Spring Valley City Bank has earned a five-star superior rating from BauerFinancial, a bank rating firm which has been evaluating and r ...
    April 6, 2015 - 3:30 pm
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