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  • Cuts, cuts and more cuts

    SPRING VALLEY — Hall High School Superintendent Mike Struna updated the board on projected fund balances for next school year at the board’s meeting, ...
    May 20, 2016 - 3:40 pm
  • North end ... south end

    PRINCETON — Scott Mehaffey, a landscape architect who is a native of Princeton, recently introduced some bold ideas to stretch the Darius Miller Park ...
    May 20, 2016 - 3:40 pm
  • Virtual reality at LaMoille School District

    LAMOILLE — LaMoille School District is entering a new realm of reality — virtual reality.At the LaMo ...
    May 20, 2016 - 3:42 pm
  • No budget? SVE is OK

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley Elementary Board met in regular session on Wednesday, May 18. Superintendent Jim Hermes was pleased to share the new ...
    May 20, 2016 - 3:42 pm
  • Autism fundraiser raises $8,775

    PRINCETON — An autism fundraiser was held April 9 at the Princeton Moose Lodge.The event, a ‘70s tri ...
    May 20, 2016 - 3:43 pm
  • Raffle tickets are available to help 4-H youth

    PRINCETON — Friends of Extension and 4-H who help to support outreach educational programs for University of Illinois Extension – Bureau County and it ...
    May 20, 2016 - 2:46 pm
  • HSTP meeting is May 27

    OTTAWA — The Human Services Transportation Plan (HSTP) - Region 3 - Transportation Committee (Bureau, DeKalb, Grundy, Kendall, LaSalle, Lee, Ogle, and ...
    May 20, 2016 - 2:46 pm
  • Road rules: Memorial Day pet road trip

    Memorial Day symbolizes the start of summer for you and your pet. Time to start planning your weekend getaway — whether it be to the beach, the mounta ...
    May 20, 2016 - 3:22 pm
  • Ladd American Legion Post announces Memorial Day services

    LADD — Harold E. Russell American Legion Post 938 in Ladd has announced its schedule for Memorial Day services on Monday, May 30, weather permitting:
    May 20, 2016 - 2:41 pm
  • Two generations unite

    PERU — Members from the Class of 1966 returned to St. Bede, 50 years since their own graduation, to meet their Legacy Class 2016.
    May 20, 2016 - 7:59 am
  • Rauner/Madigan vs. Illinois children

    OGLESBY — "There are people getting hurt. Both parties need to come together and stand up to Gov. Rauner and Mike Madigan and make a statement. It boi ...
    May 20, 2016 - 12:48 pm
  • Planning ahead for what’s overhead

    PRINCETON — Replacing a roof is a major expense and project, especially when it’s as large as the roof over the Bureau County Metro Center. The Prince ...
    May 18, 2016 - 4:06 pm
  • Meet me in St. Louis

    The Princeton Logan Junior High School band and choir took in the sights of St. Louis under the shadows of the Gateway Arch for a four-day spring trip ...
    May 18, 2016 - 4:07 pm
  • Raising red flags

    PRINCETON — During the Princeton City Council meeting on Monday, May 16, many former veterans and concerned citizens raised some red flags over the ci ...
    May 18, 2016 - 4:06 pm
  • Never give up ...

    PRINCETON — During the Rwandan genocide in the early 1990s, families would be stopped on the side of the road by African soldiers in power under a cor ...
    May 18, 2016 - 4:08 pm