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  • N.Y. man pleads guilty to cannabis possession

    PRINCETON — A New York man has entered a guilty plea in Bureau County Court to the Class 4 felony of unlawful possession of cannabis.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 6:13 pm
  • Milan men enter guilty pleas

    PRINCETON — Two Milan men have entered guilty pleas in Bureau County Court to the Class 4 felony of false impersonation of a police officer.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 5:50 pm
  • What is your favorite fall activity?

    “I enjoy dressing my kids up for Halloween and spending time carving pumpkins with them.” — Melissa Dever, Princeton
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • Road work

    Princeton Township has announced Captain Swift Road (1600 North Avenue) will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, Tuesday, through Friday, from 1800 ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 4:48 pm
  • Cherry Fire Station hosts open house

    Morgan Hoscheid finds a perch on a Cherry truck during Saturday’s open house for the new Cherry Fire Station. Cherry firefighters were on hand to meet ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • Two die from West Nile Virus

    PRINCETON — The first deaths of the year from West Nile Virus have been confirmed in Illinois.On Thu ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 4:43 pm
  • For the veterans

    Veteran Dick Klieber takes a moment for reflection and prayer during Saturday’s opening ceremony for the second annual 5K Fun Walk/Run in Cherry to be ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 4:46 pm
  • Paws for a Cause

    LAMOILLE — My Best Friend’s Training in LaMoille will be hosting their first ever Paws for a Cause fundraiser event this Saturday, Sept. 27.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 4:40 pm
  • Coalition plans for disaster

    PRINCETON — September is recognized as National Preparedness Month. During this time, national, regi ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 4:33 pm
  • Stolen property recovered

    PRINCETON — Stolen Bureau County property has been recovered in the Chicago area.On Monday, Bureau C ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 4:34 pm
  • Life doesn't get much better than this!

    Two area residents take advantage of Saturday's bright fall weather to do some fishing, thanks to the Spring Valley Walleye Club's Take a Vet Fishing ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 4:29 pm
  • Up in smoke

    PRINCETON — With the recent news of the increased use of e-cigarettes among young people, officials at the Bureau/Putnam County Health Department want ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 4:36 pm
  • Grand jury delivers indictments

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County grand jury returned the following indictments when it met in session Sept. 15 at the Bureau County Courthouse in Princet ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 3:01 pm
  • Auction Calendar Sept. 20 - Oct. 22

    Sept. 20 — W. Jonaway estate, real estate, heavy equipment, vehicles, boats, trailers, antiques, unique items, 8:30 a.m., 16418 Prairieville Road, Ste ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 7:17 pm
  • Ladd election petitions available on Tuesday

    LADD — Petitions for the office of Ladd village trustee will be available on Tuesday from the Ladd Village Clerk.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 7:12 pm
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