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  • Patriotism in Bureau County

    July 7, 2014 - 3:52 pm
  • July is National Vacation Month; what is the best vacation you’ve ever been on?

    “This past June I went to Orlando. My daughter got married on Satellite Beach.” — Lori Egan, Walnut ...
    July 7, 2014 - 3:50 pm
  • Showing his true colors!

    Tucker Brown didn’t mind displaying his country’s red, white and blue colors during Princeton’s fireworks display at Zearing Park. Hundreds of area sp ...
    July 7, 2014 - 3:43 pm
  • Photos from you — Don Wooden

    Don Wooden submitted this photo from Princeton’s Fourth of July fireworks display. ...
    July 7, 2014 - 3:30 pm
  • Pedestrian vs. train

    SPRING VALLEY — A 30-year-old Spring Valley man was LifeFlighted to OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria after being found underneath a train on t ...
    July 7, 2014 - 3:26 pm
  • Take a stroll through Bureau County

    From flower gardens, to backyard fountains and statues, vegetable gardens and barn quilts ... Saturday’s Garden Walk through Bureau County has somethi ...
    July 7, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • Back to Bureau County

    PRINCETON — For the first time in six years, the Miss Bureau County Fair Queen pageant will be exclusively for Bureau County contestants.
    July 7, 2014 - 3:35 pm
  • What’s in your wallet?

    PRINCETON — Counterfeit money has made its way back into the Central Illinois area.As reported Monda ...
    July 7, 2014 - 3:37 pm
  • Voters to weigh in on minimum wage

    Illinois voters will have the opportunity to voice their opinion on whether the state should raise its minimum wage.
    July 4, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • USPS targets seven post offices

    Residents of seven Bureau County communities will be asked what they want done with their post offices.
    July 4, 2014 - 1:09 pm
  • 100 years: Bureau County Farm Bureau

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Farm Bureau is 100 years strong ... and counting.The year-long celebra ...
    July 4, 2014 - 1:11 pm
  • Head over heels about the holiday

    Callie Mertes literally stands on her head as she waits for the fireworks display to begin Thursday night at Hall High School in Spring Valley.
    July 4, 2014 - 1:05 pm
  • Celebrating in grand style in Spring Valley

    Anjali Patel gets into the Fourth of July spirit at the annual Fourth of July celebration, held at Hall High School in Spring Valley on Thursday eveni ...
    July 4, 2014 - 1:06 pm
  • Life is Unlimited with Graybill

    PRINCETON — The Unlimited Club got its name because that’s how they view themselves, according to Tammy Graybill.
    July 4, 2014 - 1:03 pm
  • Five summer travel tips for family road trips

    When taking your family on a road trip this summer, make the most of it by preparing for some on-the-road fun. The road trip can be just as fun as the ...
    July 4, 2014 - 12:58 pm
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