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  • Grand jury returns indictments

    PRINCETON — A Bureau County grand jury returned the following indictments when it met in session July 11 at the Bureau County Courthouse in Princeton:
    July 16, 2014 - 2:10 pm
  • Parker receives probation, jail time

    PRINCETON — A Wyanet woman has been placed on two and one-half years probation after pleading guilty to the Class 3 felony of forgery.
    July 16, 2014 - 2:10 pm
  • First Person (Jennifer Flesher)

    City: Princeton. Where did you grow up: Catlin, Ill. Family: My mom and dad. Pets: Abby, a black lab ...
    July 16, 2014 - 1:34 pm
  • Voice of the Children — Camp 56

    Participants at Festival 56's Camp 56 were asked what they like best about participating in Camp 56?
    July 16, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Auction Calendar

    July 17 – K. Klingenberg, A. Stroud, L. May, antiques, safes, lawn tractor and tools, 5 p.m., 101 W. Main St., Wyanet, Rediger Auction Service, auctio ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • What is your favorite part of the Wyanet Festival? Why?

    “My favorite part of the Wyanet Festival is the rides because my kids love them.” — Heather Staples, Zearing
    July 14, 2014 - 3:58 pm
  • Marshall-Putnam royalty

    The Marshall-Putnam Fair selected new royalty at the 93rd annual M-P Fair pageants. The new Little Miss is Hannah Gorisek; Junior Miss winner is Kaitl ...
    July 14, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • Two tractors, two years, too cool!

    MALDEN — Many may remember the story about the restored 1935 Case Model CC antique tractor, owned by the Linker family of Malden, and selected to be f ...
    July 14, 2014 - 3:43 pm
  • Bureau County quilts — square by square

    PRINCETON — Rain didn’t stop the barn quilt raising at the home of Kathy Costerisan and Tim Bauer east of Princeton on Saturday.
    July 14, 2014 - 3:39 pm
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    July 14, 2014 - 3:37 pm
  • Should insurance pay for birth control?

    For the second time in two weeks, Gov. Pat Quinn has signed legislation to place a statewide advisory referendum on the Nov. 4 general election ballot ...
    July 14, 2014 - 3:24 pm
  • A magical experience in Ladd

    Laury Mavity and her two daughters, 4-year-old Emma and 1-year-old Addy, are mesmerized at the magic show, held during the Ladd Daze celebration this ...
    July 14, 2014 - 3:33 pm
  • A new Bureau Fire station

    BUREAU — The Bureau Fire Department is building up its own identity as construction of its new facility progresses.
    July 14, 2014 - 3:29 pm
  • More than 5,000 same-sex marriages

    More than 5,000 same-sex couples have been married in Illinois since the law allowing same-sex marriages took effect on June 1, according to a news re ...
    July 14, 2014 - 3:29 pm
  • State fire marshal reminds residents to pay close attention to safety while grilling

    SPRINGFIELD – The Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal (OSFM) has released a series of grilling safety tips and is reminding residents to think o ...
    July 14, 2014 - 2:54 pm
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