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  • What happened to the minimum wage hike?

    Just more than a year ago, the topic of the day was an increase in the Illinois minimum wage. On Feb. 5, 2014, HB 4733 was introduced to the Illinois ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 3:19 pm
  • PES preparing for the letdown

    PRINCETON — At its meeting Monday, Feb. 23, the Princeton Elementary School Board approved a motion allowing Superintendent Tim Smith to contact commu ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 3:18 pm
  • Let Your Light Shine ...

    PRINCETON — On Sunday, March 1, Princeton residents are asked to gather on Main Street in memory of the lives lost to suicide in the area. The candlel ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 4:26 pm
  • Helping save lives

    Dawn Michel of the American Red Cross cleanses the arm of Brandon Behrens prior to him giving blood Friday, Feb. 27, at the Princeton Chamber of Comme ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 3:17 pm
  • The visions of Aaron Porter

    PRINCETON — The Prairie Arts Council (PAC) will be honoring the work of artist Aaron James Porter, whose life was cut short last year by Huntington’s ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 3:06 pm
  • 38 Special, Lonestar, Jo Dee Messina to headline fair lineup

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Fair in Princeton, as part of the 160th fair, will present two concerts for the 2015 fair.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:55 pm
  • CPASA to host town hall meeting

    PRINCETON — Community Partners Against Substance Abuse (CPASA) is inviting area residents to attend and participate in a town hall meeting at 7 p.m. T ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:52 pm
  • TRI-DENT arrests Colorado man for felony

    David A. Besser, 44, of Leadsville, Colo., was charged with unlawful possession of cannabis with the intent to deliver, a Class X felony, on Interstat ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:41 pm
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    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:43 pm
  • New York men charged with cannabis possession

    Ariel D. Zapata, 24, of Jamaica, N.Y., and Dominic M. Thompson, 25, of Rochester, N.Y., were charged with unlawful possession of cannabis with the int ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:42 pm
  • Colorado man charged with cannabis possession

    Ray D. Slife, 75, of Strasburg, Colo., was charged with unlawful possession of cannabis with the intent to deliver, a Class 3 felony, on Feb. 18.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:42 pm
  • B.E.S.T. at PES

    PRINCETON — Princeton Elementary School (PES) Board is now the administrative agent for the behavior disorder program, B.E.S.T.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • Amtrak funding derailed

    Gov. Bruce Rauner has proposed a significant cut to the Amtrak funding for Fiscal Year 2016. Sixteen million dollars could potentially be cut from the ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 3:11 pm
  • Gordon remembered for his service to Wyanet

    WYANET — Longtime Wyanet Mayor John Gordon is being remembered this week for the devotion and dedication he gave to the village of Wyanet, as well as ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • Bambino: Pelc is the ‘Sultan of Spelling’

    PRINCETON — In baseball, the famed Babe Ruth was nicknamed “The Bambino” and “The Sultan of Swat.” I ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:25 pm
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