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  • Scam alert

    PRINCETON — Peru Police Chief Doug Bernabei has alerted residents of a new IRS scam, which involves scammers spoofing government agency phone numbers ...
    May 11, 2015 - 2:55 pm
  • The nuts and bolts of peanut allergies

    Editor’s note: This is the first story in a three-part series about peanut allergies, how children, parents and schools cope with this severe food all ...
    May 11, 2015 - 4:27 pm
  • Love helps little things grow

    Violet Scruggs plants flowers with her mom, Sarah Scruggs, at an activity in honor of Mother’s Day Saturday at Hornbaker Gardens.
    May 11, 2015 - 2:53 pm
  • Special meeting planned

    PRINCETON — A special meeting of the Bureau County Board’s Zoning and EMA Committee will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 12, at the Bureau County Courthouse ...
    May 11, 2015 - 2:50 pm
  • Elsa helps students to let it go

    WYANET/BUDA — No need to be frozen in fear or stress kids, because Elsa has found her way to the Bureau Valley (BV) schools in Wyanet and Buda.
    May 11, 2015 - 2:56 pm
  • Portman retires after 35 years

    Princeton Police Chief Tom Root (left) awards a plaque to Princeton Police Lt. of Operations Barry Portman, who retired from the department after 35 y ...
    May 11, 2015 - 2:42 pm
  • May 15 is Peace Officers Memorial Day. What do you think about how this country treats its police officers?

    “I think in general that police officers are respected yet we only hear of negative incidents. Their heroism is often ignored.”
    May 11, 2015 - 2:37 pm
  • Council agrees on representation

    PRINCETON — Mayor Duane Joel Quiram and new commissioners Jerry Neumann and Laura Favia took their oaths of office on the Princeton City Council Monda ...
    May 8, 2015 - 1:42 pm
  • Our Table is five years strong

    PRINCETON — For five years now the Princeton community has come together to feed the lonely and the hungry every Monday night of the year at the First ...
    May 8, 2015 - 3:33 pm
  • Coming together in prayer

    On Thursday, May 7, members of the community met in Soldiers and Sailors Park in Princeton to observe National Day of Prayer. On this day, people of a ...
    May 8, 2015 - 1:37 pm
  • PHS Industrial Technology Club going to nationals

    PRINCETON — For the second consecutive year, the Princeton High School Industrial Technology Club has earned the title of Illinois State Champions in ...
    May 8, 2015 - 1:37 pm
  • Celebrating the bond between mothers, daughters

    Mothers, daughters and grandmothers attended a mother-daughter banquet Sunday at the First Congregational Church in Bureau.
    May 8, 2015 - 1:34 pm
  • Box office opens for 12th season of Festival 56

    PRINCETON — The Festival 56 box office recently opened for the 2015 season.During May, box office ho ...
    May 8, 2015 - 1:33 pm
  • Bureau County Historical Society receives Bill Lamb collection

    PRINCETON — The photographs, negatives and papers belonging to long-time Princeton photographer Bill Lamb are now in the Bureau County Historical Soci ...
    May 8, 2015 - 1:35 pm
  • Dalzell Grade School holding meeting

    DALZELL — The Dalzell Grade School Board of Directors will hold their meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, May 11, at the Dalzell fire station. The public is inv ...
    May 8, 2015 - 1:40 pm
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