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  • Heartland releases first Medallion Hunt clue

    PRINCETON — Heartland Bank’s Great Medallion Hunt begins Saturday, Aug. 29.This is the 28th year for ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 5:00 am
  • New to Hsu: PHS introduces new foreign exchange student

    PRINCETON — Princeton High School Board members talked about settling back into the swing of things during their board meeting Wednesday, Aug. 26.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:04 pm
  • Bryant: Cautiously optimistic

    DEPUE — Congressman Adam Kinzinger visited DePue earlier this month and met with Mayor Eric Bryant and other local elected officials to discuss the on ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:05 pm
  • Just horsin’ around at the Bureau County Fair

    The Draft Horse-Pulling Contest brought out the biggest and the strongest Wednesday, Aug. 26, at the Bureau County Fair. The 160th annual Bureau Count ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:04 pm
  • Princeton hires city manager

    PRINCETON — A Bureau County native has accepted the job of city manager for the city of Princeton.Th ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:05 pm
  • Fun at the fair

    Images from the 160th Bureau County Fair ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:08 pm
  • Local veterans invited to participate in Veterans History Project

    ROCHELLE — Unity Hospice of Western Illinois is inviting veterans in the area to share their stories of wartime for inclusion in the Library of Congre ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 4:52 pm
  • Crunching the numbers at BV

    MANLIUS — Bureau Valley School District is heading into Fiscal Year 2016 with a tentative budget that shows a net surplus of $50,000.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:06 pm
  • ISP apprehends Arkansas murder fugitive

    LASALLE — Illinois State Police officials were notified by the U.S. Marshals Office of a subject wanted on a conditional release violation for previou ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 4:48 pm
  • Theme announced for this year’s Homestead Festival Window Display Contest

    PRINCETON — The Homestead Festival Window Display Committee invites all area businesses and organizations to participate in the annual Homestead Festi ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 4:41 pm
  • Nominations wanted for '40 Under Forty'

    OGLESBY — The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Illinois Valley Community College is seeking nominations of individuals under 40 who have ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 4:15 pm
  • Bottled water donated after boil order

    St. Margaret’s Health recently donated 30 cases of bottled water to John F. Kennedy School in light of the recent boil order in Spring Valley. Those p ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • Chicago residents arrested for passing counterfeit bills

    SPRING VALLEY — Spring Valley Police Department arrested and charged three Chicago individuals for allegedly passing counterfeit $100 bills at various ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • And the survey says ... No!

    MANLIUS — The survey said no, and the Bureau Valley School Board agreed.On Tuesday, Aug. 25, the Bur ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 4:28 pm
  • BEST in the business

    PRINCETON — Egan Hicks spoke briefly about the Bureau Educational Support Team (BEST) Program during the Princeton Elementary School Board meeting Mon ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 4:28 pm
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