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  • Are you ready to Relay?

    SPRING VALLEY — It’s that time of year again, when a sea of purple T-shirts and the brave men, women and children who wear them proudly will congregat ...
    July 28, 2014 - 5:07 pm
  • A shake-down on winter salt

    PRINCETON — Bureau County will no doubt have to pay quite a bit more for its winter road salt supply this year.
    July 28, 2014 - 5:10 pm
  • Scams target college students

    PRINCETON — A scam alert has been issued targeting college students and their families.On Monday, Bu ...
    July 28, 2014 - 5:12 pm
  • Getting ready for the show ring

    Destiny Ginter, 17, of Seatonville takes a few minutes before leading her horse into the show ring on Saturday during the Bureau County 4-H Fair. The ...
    July 28, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • Hoping to walk away with the crown

    Contestants for the 2014 Junior Miss Bureau County Fair Queen Contest are ready for the pageant this Sunday, which begins at 4 p.m. in the auditorium ...
    July 28, 2014 - 5:02 pm
  • Pump-out grant headed to SV Boat Club

    SPRING VALLEY — The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) will build several inland pump-outs in coming months, which will include one at th ...
    July 28, 2014 - 4:50 pm
  • Bureau County’s Master Farmers

    Editor’s note: This is the first in a series about Bureau County’s Master Farmers.PRINCETON — Bureau ...
    July 28, 2014 - 4:55 pm
  • Farm Bureau announces meetings

    PRINCETON — The Illinois Farm Bureau will hold eight meetings across the state to help farmers better understand the proposed rule defining “waters of ...
    July 28, 2014 - 4:50 pm
  • Volunteering with a smile

    Andrea Doran and Dena Doran take time to help with the distribution of T-shirts during Saturday’s third annual Believe Foundation event, which include ...
    July 28, 2014 - 4:48 pm
  • Buda audit available

    BUDA — The village of Buda annual audit for the fiscal year ending April 30, 2013, is now available for review at the village office.
    July 28, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • On the Street

    What’s your favorite thing about the 4-H Fair? “Getting judged because it’s the most exciting moment ...
    July 28, 2014 - 4:42 pm
  • How to enforce an ordinance?

    PRINCETON — The city of Princeton is looking for better enforcement of its ordinances.In his report ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:33 pm
  • Back to school ... already!

    PRINCETON — Princeton High School is gearing up for the start of school in about a month.At Wednesda ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:33 pm
  • 4-H members, ribbons and man’s best friend

    PRINCETON — The 2014 Bureau County 4-H Fair is buzzing with excitement.From the project exhibits to ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:31 pm
  • Sitting pretty and dreaming of a crown

    The 2014 Little Miss Bureau County contestants pose for their first official photograph this week at the Bureau County Fairgrounds in Princeton. The L ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:29 pm
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