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  • Ladd woman missing

    LADD — A Ladd woman has been reported missing from her home since Tuesday. Ladd Police Department, ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 5:43 pm
  • PHS Booster Club taking complaints to the school board

    PRINCETON — Princeton Tigers Athletic Booster Club board members, citing ongoing tensions with high school staff, will meet in closed session with the ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 5:44 pm
  • Auction Calendar

    Aug. 26 – Joe and Janelle McCarter, real estate, 4 p.m., Lot 14 Ridgefield Road, Deer Run North, Princeton, Tumbleson Auction Co., auctioneers.
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 5:01 pm
  • PES examining building options

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Elementary School board heard several options Monday, Aug. 22, for expanding existing schools or building anew, and next pla ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 4:52 pm
  • Hunger, an ecumenical matter

    PRINCETON — For the past six years Pastor Jim Miller and his wife, Cheryl Miller, have been overseeing the cooperative weekly effort to help feed the ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 4:55 pm
  • Interactive science introduced

    LAMOILLE — At its meeting Thursday, Aug. 18, the LaMoille Community Unit School Board introduced both its new science teacher, Lori Hendrickson, and t ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 4:52 pm
  • Ladd student wins state Americanism Essay Contest

    LADD — An eighth-grade student from Ladd Community Consolidated Elementary School won first place in his division for the 2016 Illinois Americanism Es ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 4:57 pm
  • A rocking block party

    The Prairie Arts Council had its first ever block party Friday, Aug. 19, at the Prairie Arts Center in Princeton. Vince Gelsomino and his band, LEGENZ ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 5:47 pm
  • Another bird tests positive for West Nile Virus

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Health Department recently learned a crow collected in Princeton on Aug. 15 has tested positive for West Nile Virus. Thi ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 4:53 pm
  • Local author releases new mystery novel

    PRINCETON — Local author and librarian Debra Borys released a new mystery novel on Aug. 1.“A Bull by ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 9:24 am
  • Soil moisture increased throughout Illinois due to recent rains

    CHAMPAIGN — Recent rains increased soil moisture throughout the state, according to Jennie Atkins, Water and Atmospheric Resources Monitoring (WARM) P ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 9:25 am
  • First Person (Marcia Hartwig)

    Town: Princeton. Family: Husband, Bob; two daughters, Ashley and Lindsay; two dogs, Brownie and Mid ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 4:18 pm
  • Figuring out a plan for the south

    MANLIUS – The Bureau Valley School District knows it has a problem on its hands at Bureau Valley South. The school’s east tower isn’t safe for student ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 4:56 pm
  • It’s fair time

    The Bureau County Fair began Wednesday, Aug. 24, and will conclude Sunday, Aug. 28.A long-standing t ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 3:17 pm
  • Ramp closure announced

    PRINCETON — The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced the Interstate 80 westbound ramp to Route 26 in Princeton will be closed from 8 a. ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:55 am