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  • Auction Calendar

    Aug. 20 – Lorna C. Durham estate, real estate, 10 a.m., Green River Country Club, 15212 IL Hwy 92, Walnut, Darrell Dahl, auctioneer.
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 3:51 pm
  • No water service?

    WALNUT— The Walnut Village Board discussed further action in regards to residents living without water service to their homes at its meeting Monday, A ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 3:49 pm
  • Out of the Valley

    SPRING VALLEY — A quick session of the Spring Valley City Council resulted in updates on city projects and the scheduling of necessary future endeavor ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 8:21 am
  • Princeton at odds on streetscape improvements

    PRINCETON — Princeton Mayor Joel Quiram updated the council Monday, Aug. 15, on two streetscape improvement projects he's been working on with local l ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 8:21 am
  • Making a splash at the park district

    PRINCETON — Eight eager community members wanting to see expansion and upgrades at the Alexander Park Pool facility spoke to the Princeton Park Distri ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 8:22 am
  • Proposed solar farm informational meeting set

    The Bureau, Henry and LaSalle County Farm Bureaus will host informational meetings on a proposed solar project.
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 4:14 pm
  • Summer school outside the classroom

    PRINCETON — The verdict is in. Elementary school children all across the county enjoy learning as much as they can during the nine months of the schoo ...
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 4:57 pm
  • Choose safety, not speed or cell phones

    Information provided by the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) shows traffic fatalities in the state are occurring at a more frequent rate t ...
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 4:58 pm
  • Down and dirty

    Participants got down and dirty at the Perry Memorial Hospital Auxiliary MudCross Challenge, held Saturday, Aug. 13, at Sunset Ridge MX in Walnut. Eve ...
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Examining Princeton’s finances

    PRINCETON — The Princeton City Council will hold a special meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 16, in the council chambers at City Hall. The crux of the m ...
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 4:59 pm
  • Down and dirty at the Mudcross Challenge

    Event proceeds benefit the Perry Memorial Hospital Auxiliary ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 9:32 am
  • Private: St. Louis scholars

    Editor’s note: This is the third and final story in a series on private schools in Bureau County.PRI ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 9:25 am
  • Songbirds in Snow Forever stamps take flight

    PORTLAND, Ore. — The U.S. Postal Service celebrated four birds that brighten cold winter days recently by dedicating the Songbirds in Snow Forever sta ...
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Alexander Pool goes to the dogs

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Park District is inviting all pooches for a dip in the Alexander Pool. The event is set for Saturday, Aug. 27. Small dogs wi ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 9:26 am
  • What has been the highlight of the 2016 Summer Olympics so far?

    “The highlights for me have been watching swimming, both diving and racing. I like to watch all the competitors.”
    Aug. 15, 2016 - 3:15 pm