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  • Buyer beware!

    SPRING VALLEY — Spring Valley residents who received a brochure from a company called HomeServe are advised to investigate what exactly they offer bef ...
    June 25, 2014 - 1:55 pm
  • And the winners are ...

    The LCN team (pictured) was the winner in the food drive challenge with MTM Recognition. The two businesses faced off to see who could collect the mos ...
    June 25, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • If you create it, will they come?

    PRINCETON — Less than a month into it, the Illinois Coalition for Community Services (ICCS) has cancelled its free summer lunch program in Princeton f ...
    June 25, 2014 - 1:53 pm
  • Outdoor expo is high-flying fun

    Event-goers at Spring Valley Outdoors Expo, held on Saturday, was fun for folks of all ages, like these people seen wall climbing. The event, sponsore ...
    June 25, 2014 - 1:50 pm
  • Buda prepares for upcoming events

    BUDA — The village of Buda is gearing up for an eventful July as two major village-wide activities are planned for July 19.
    June 25, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • First Person (Marilyn Johnson)

    City: Wyanet. Where did you grow up: Tiskilwa. Family: Married to Curt since 1965; one son, Rob; one ...
    June 25, 2014 - 1:44 pm
  • Down Memory Lane — Jane Baxter Gronwald

    Jane Baxter Gronwald of Princeton submitted this photo of the 1931-32 kindergarten class at Douglas School on East LaSalle Street. Pictured are (front ...
    June 25, 2014 - 1:14 pm
  • Old Wheels Car Show

    Ted Johnson waves as he drives his unique vehicle at Saturday's Old Wheel Cars Show held at First Lutheran Church in Princeton.
    June 24, 2014 - 8:34 am
  • Beef and Ag Days 'mooooooo-ves' into town

    What Beef and Ag Day festival would be complete without a visit from its namesake? This cow was a popular attraction at the Friday evening activities. ...
    June 23, 2014 - 5:38 pm
  • ‘Love First, Ask Questions Later’

    BUDA — A Bureau County man is experiencing a different side of Iraq than just the military and political unrest often seen and chronicled on American ...
    June 23, 2014 - 4:40 pm
  • Summer Solstice

    PRINCETON — Summer officially began last Saturday, and the Princeton Chamber of Commerce has teamed up with the Bureau County Republican this year to ...
    June 23, 2014 - 4:42 pm
  • Illinois flat-lines at No. 2

    The state of Illinois has the distinction of being the second flattest state in the country, surpassed in flatness only by the state of Florida.
    June 23, 2014 - 4:45 pm
  • Tractors on parade

    A convoy of tractors could be found last Friday and Saturday in and around Bureau County. On Friday, the Beef and Ag Days Tractor Drive Committee host ...
    June 23, 2014 - 5:38 pm
  • Jim Rapp wins Bureau County Agricultural Service Award

    PRINCETON — At this week’s Beef and Ag Days in Princeton, the Bureau County Farm Bureau, Bureau County Pork Producers Association and the Bureau Count ...
    June 23, 2014 - 4:25 pm
  • Seven students win Farm Bureau Foundation scholarships

    PRINCETON — Seven Bureau County students will receive financial assistance from the Bureau County Farm Bureau Foundation to help cover costs associate ...
    June 23, 2014 - 4:23 pm
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