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  • Necessary measures

    SPRING VALLEY — Recent discussions of the Surface Transportation Urban (STU) street project brought to light the possible need to increase the sales t ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:38 pm
  • The dollars and cents of 911

    PRINCETON — Bureau County is still working on a plan to help funding of 911 services under new legislation.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:25 pm
  • 80/20 vision

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley City Council met Monday, Feb. 8, to discuss opportunities related to the Surface Transportation Urban (STU) project.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:26 pm
  • Tiskilwa wants help for recycling program

    TISKILWA — The Tiskilwa Village Board will ask for help from adjoining townships to help pay the costs for the recycling center in the village.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:26 pm
  • Winter weather beauty

    Hardy hikers can see water rushing down LaSalle Canyon in Starved Rock State Park with some icicles forming on the canyon's roof. Recent cold weather ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 9:07 am
  • The last reunion ...

    SENECA — “The Last Signal” is a new documentary in the final stages of production. It tells the story of Raymond “De Vere” Johnson and John Heimsoth, ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 9:08 am
  • Wyanet residents to see rate hike

    WYANET — Water and sewer rates in Wyanet will be increasing by 3 percent in March.At the Wyanet Vill ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 9:07 am
  • Peru SIU Unit arrests SV woman for heroin

    PERU — A Spring Valley woman was arrested on Monday, Feb. 5, for allegedly distributing heroin in the Peru area.
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 9:08 am
  • Valentines dance on Friday

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Moose Lodge will have a Valentines dance from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, with music provided by The Generics Goodies Band ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 3:41 pm
  • Unknown man enters SV woman’s home

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley Police Department announced on Friday, Feb. 5, at around 3:30 p.m., an elderly resident in the 200 block of East Fif ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 9:09 am
  • First Person (Melissa Steele)

    Town: Princeton. Family: Husband, Michael Wendt; daughter, Elizabeth (age 22); son, Andrew (age 17) ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:45 pm
  • Walnut Rotary will offer seminar opportunity

    WALNUT — Walnut Rotary Club President Mark Harkness is encouraging Bureau Valley and Ohio high school students to apply for a full scholarship to atte ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:44 pm
  • Relay for Life kicks off with Lacon fundrasier

    LACON — On Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Lacon American Legion, the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Marshall and Putnam Counties will officially ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Spring Gardener and Naturalist Seminar on March 12

    OGLESBY — Those interested in gardening or the natural world should plan to attend the Spring Gardener and Naturalist Seminar on March 12.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Love is in the air

    Valentine’s Day is Sunday, Feb. 14, and it’s no secret this special day is one filled with love ... not to mention gifts that represent the fondness f ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:24 pm
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