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  • Earth Day: Celebrating the Earth

    Earth Day is an annual event, which is celebrated on April 22. Events are planned around the world and are held to demonstrate support for environment ...
    April 21, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Bands/beer tent set for April 30 at M-P Fairgrounds

    HENRY — The Marshall-Putnam Fair Association will be having a beer tent with two bands on April 30 in the Activity Building on the Marshall-Putnam Fai ...
    April 25, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • TCI expands by 30,000 square feet

    WALNUT — TCI Manufacturing of Walnut has expanded three times in the last decade to 100,000 square feet at the company’s facility located on the west ...
    April 18, 2016 - 4:10 pm
  • A leader of the people

    TISKILWA — A leader stands behind the podium and encourages the masses through presentations lined with intellect and responsibility. A leader also ro ...
    April 18, 2016 - 4:11 pm
  • Showing affection through open eyes

    Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series on a presentation given by CPASA at Neponset Grade School on April 13.
    April 18, 2016 - 4:11 pm
  • Up, up and away

    Images from the TBM Avengers reunion Saturday at the Illinois Valley Regional Airport ...
    April 19, 2016 - 9:02 am
  • Into the wild, blue yonder ...

    Thousands enjoyed the weekend’s perfect weather by attending the TBM Avengers reunion on Saturday at Illinois Valley Regional Airport. Visitors were a ...
    April 18, 2016 - 4:12 pm
  • PHS Board has vacancy

    PRINCETON — Princeton High School District 500 is accepting applications to fill the vacancy resulting from the resignation of former school board mem ...
    April 18, 2016 - 4:11 pm
  • Learning to conserve

    LADD — The Ladd School District held its first Energy Fair on the evening of April 13 and were pleased with the results. Students have been studying t ...
    April 18, 2016 - 4:13 pm
  • Crash sends several to hospital

    The Princeton Police and Fire EMS responded to a two-vehicle accident on Friday, April 15, afternoon at the corner of Putnam and Randolph streets. A v ...
    April 19, 2016 - 9:02 am
  • Crash on Interstate 39

    LASALLE — A crash on Interstate 39 sent multiple people to the hospital Saturday, April 16.According ...
    April 18, 2016 - 4:12 pm
  • Earth Day is April 22. What can people do locally to protect our environment?

    "I believe continuing with our recycling efforts to minimize what goes into our landfills, and it also teaches our children good habits for the future ...
    April 18, 2016 - 3:15 pm
  • Several injured in accident

    Several occupants of two vehicles involved in an accident about 3:30 p.m. Friday at the intersection of Putnam and Randolph streets were taken to Perr ...
    April 15, 2016 - 4:30 pm
  • Seeing the light ...

    SPRING VALLEY — There are signs of the times in Spring Valley — big, bold and bright — but those factors are causing a stir among citizens and drivers ...
    April 15, 2016 - 3:43 pm
  • Week of the Young Child

    The preschool classes of Princeton’s Douglas Grade School took advantage of the beautiful weather on Wednesday, April 13, to help commemorate The Week ...
    April 15, 2016 - 3:45 pm