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  • ‘The life machine’

    DEPUE — A Georgia native attended Wednesday evening’s DePue CAG (Citizens Advisory Group) meeting to introduce a tool he’s created that could help bri ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • Dear Soldier mailboxes abound

    Bureau County Republican Staff Writer Zita Henneberry is surrounded by a mountain of boxes being distributed throughout Bureau and Putnam counties for ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:13 pm
  • PHS sets 2015 graduation date

    PRINCETON — The Princeton High School (PHS) Board and administration have set the 2015 graduation date and time for 10 a.m. Saturday, May 23.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:11 pm
  • Princeton reviews bids, bridge and budget process

    PRINCETON — The Princeton City Council conducted a wide range of business transactions at their Monday night meeting including discussion on the Epper ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:11 pm
  • Hall looks at attendance issue

    SPRING VALLEY — Attendance continues to be a problem for students at Hall High School. The administrative staff continues to look for ways to combat t ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • IVCC committees to meet

    OGLESBY — The Illinois Valley Community College Board’s Facilities Committee will meet at 1 p.m. Monday in the boardroom, C307, to discuss a regional ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:06 pm
  • Spring Valley plans Monday meeting

    SPRING VALLEY — The city of Spring Valley Finance Committee will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the council chambers. Legislative and Water and Sewer commit ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:05 pm
  • Setting one’s sights on Vision 20/20

    KEWANEE — Education in Illinois is at a crossroads. Schools are being short-changed on state aid, required to comply with a long list of unfunded mand ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:05 pm
  • Tax season scams to avoid

    As the saying goes, nothing is certain except death and taxes. However, history shows another certainty is fraud and scams and specifically, tax-relat ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:04 pm
  • Knights of Columbus donates Tootsie Roll funds

    Gateway Services President/CEO Jeff Dean (left) receives a $2,074.04 check from Knights of Columbus representative David Lawrence. The donation repres ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:15 pm
  • Judge orders Crundwell retirement funds be sent to government

    DIXON — On Wednesday, a federal judge ordered about $90,000 in retirement fund reimbursements owed to former Comptroller Rita Crundwell be turned over ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • Mendota man charged with Class X felony

    MENDOTA — Humberto Samano, 28, of Mendota was charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance with the intent to deliver, a Class X felony, ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • We have a dream ...

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Peace and Justice Roundtable hosted its second annual observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a program Monday evening ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 3:29 pm
  • Princeton mayor upset with ad

    PRINCETON — Mayor Keith Cain adamantly expressed his displeasure with a recent ad in the “Good Morning Princeton” flyer.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 3:25 pm
  • Smile ... you’re on SV Police camera!

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley Police Department is looking to equip on-duty officers with body cameras.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 3:26 pm
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