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  • Not a pipe dream: project to cost $13,400

    WALNUT— The Walnut Village Board spent some time discussing the replacement of insulation on exposed water pipes located within the village at its mee ...
    Nov. 8, 2016 - 4:02 pm
  • Princeton garbage, recycling routes to change

    PRINCETON — Due to the upcoming Veterans Day holiday on Friday, Nov. 11, garbage and recycling routes will be picked up on Monday, Nov. 14. Garbage an ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Christmas parade entries wanted

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Lions Club invites Bureau County businesses, clubs and organizations to enter a float or unit in the Princeton Christmas par ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 8:46 am
  • Clerk’s office to be closed

    SPRING VALLEY — Spring Valley City Clerk Becky Hansen has announced her office will be closed Friday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. The offi ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Teen sentenced to prison for aggravated battery

    PRINCETON — William A. Fox, 19, homeless, was sentenced on Oct. 27 to three years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to t ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 2:17 pm
  • Princeton council OKs warehousing in former Walmart building

    PRINCETON — Over the objections of some neighbors, the Princeton City Council voted Monday to allow warehousing at the former Walmart building on Prin ...
    Nov. 10, 2016 - 12:26 pm
  • Trees planted on Princeton’s Main Street

    PRINCETON — Have you seen the orange cones lined in place within the corner parking lot on North Main Street and Elm Place?
    Nov. 8, 2016 - 1:19 pm
  • Mobile Food Pantry to serve Princeton residents

    PRINCETON — A mobile food pantry event will be rolling into town Thursday, Nov. 10.First Lutheran Ch ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 4:16 pm
  • Another fall classic

    Emma Dye, 5, enjoyed the perfect autumn weather this weekend by jumping into the pile of raked leaves in her front yard. Many residents took advantage ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 4:16 pm
  • A man with a dream ...

    PERU — In March 2014, Ottawa’s Peter Limberger shared his dream with a group of people at Illinois Valley Regional Airport in Peru. Limberger wanted t ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 4:17 pm
  • Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library adds new library services

    SPRING VALLEY — On Monday, Oct. 31, the Richard A Mautino Memorial Library upgraded its membership in PrairieCat, a regional shared library catalog, p ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 4:17 pm
  • Warm October for Illinois

    CHAMPAIGN — The statewide average temperature for October was 59.8 degrees, 5.4 degrees above normal, and the seventh warmest October on record, accor ...
    Nov. 8, 2016 - 1:20 pm
  • Re-dedicating the Hall High School World War II Memorial

    SPRING VALLEY — On Nov. 11 at 10 a.m., the administration, faculty, staff and students of Hall High School will re-dedicate the Hall High School World ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 4:18 pm
  • Buda American Legion honors veterans

    Chuck Markee (clockwise from left), Gordon Hopper and Dave Miller enjoy a meal at the annual Buda American Legion veterans supper, held Saturday at th ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 4:19 pm
  • Do you think veterans are treated appropriately in the U.S.? Why or why not?

    “I feel that veterans are being treated well. The country seems proud of the veterans.”Larry Roberts ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 2:41 pm