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  • Dixon engineering firm, highway department honored

    DIXON — The American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois held its 2015 Engineering Excellence Awards Competition recognizing 57 Illinois firm ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 3:08 pm
  • Sheriffs’ Association awards scholarships

    The Illinois Sheriffs’ Association announced it will award more than $53,000 in college scholarships throughout the state of Illinois to students wish ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:55 pm
  • Bureau Valley on hold with facilities study

    MANLIUS — Bureau Valley School Board was expected to bring cost estimates of the scenarios it selected from a Farnsworth Group facilities study to its ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:56 pm
  • ‘Why Me’

    Former Walnut resident Sarah Burleton is visiting the Davenport, Iowa, Barnes and Noble at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7, for a book signing of her bestsel ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:46 pm
  • Ladd 125th celebration plans class reunions

    LADD — In conjunction with Ladd’s 125th anniversary celebrations, a Ladd Grade School reunion open house will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Ju ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:45 pm
  • Rodriguez sentenced to prison for heroin

    PRINCETON — A Putnam woman was sentenced to serve one and one-half years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for the Class 4 felony of unlawful ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:41 pm
  • Jones sentenced to serve three years

    PRINCETON — A Princeton woman was sentenced to serve three years in the Illinois Department of Corrections.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:41 pm
  • Hometown Heroes

    Editor's note: In today's Bureau County Republican, we invite you to check out our second annual Hometown Heroes special section, filled with the wond ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 1:33 pm
  • Pagan O’Leary’s serves up a tasty combination

    GRANVILLE — It takes the right combination of skill and leadership to succeed in any endeavor. If all the pieces aren’t in place, the end result isn’t ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Auction Calendar

    Feb. 28 – Richard Fay, farmland, 10 a.m., sale held at 107 N. Chicago St. (Magnolia Fire Department), Magnolia, Rediger Auction Service, auctioneers.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • MudCross Challenge coming to Bureau County

    PRINCETON — A never-before kind of event is coming to Bureau County this summer.Perry Memorial Hospi ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 3:51 pm
  • Helping the hungry

    WYANET — Wyanet Food Pantry Director Kathy Crayne said the year is off to a good start, but there is always a need for more. Together with the surroun ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 3:51 pm
  • Racing cars, racing pulses

    A group of boys anxiously watch a race to see who has the fastest car for that round of the Boy Scouts’ Pinewood Derby, which was Saturday at the Peru ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 3:50 pm
  • Pharmacy robbery remains unsolved

    PRINCETON — The investigation continues into the Nov. 21 armed robbery at the Princeton Pharmacy on North Main Street.
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 3:50 pm
  • St. Louis fries up some fish

    PRINCETON — St. Louis Catholic School; will host a fish fry from 4:30 to 7 p.m. every Friday during Lent. With the Lenten season underway, many organi ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 3:46 pm
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