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  • Richard Widmark: A Princeton legend

    Editor’s note: This is the final part in a three-part series on Richard Widmark’s connections in Princeton.
    June 20, 2014 - 12:57 pm
  • Grand jury indictments for June

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County grand jury returned the following five indictments when it met June 13 at the Bureau County Courthouse in Princeton:
    June 18, 2014 - 3:38 pm
  • No dumping allowed!

    PRINCETON — Ten regulation signs at the Princeton Recycling Center don’t appear to be doing the trick when it comes to stopping the illegal dumping of ...
    June 18, 2014 - 2:22 pm
  • Princeton Park District to host LaHood

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Park District will host State Sen. Darin LaHood at a community luncheon next week.
    June 18, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Sheffield looks at ordinance changes

    SHEFFIELD — If approved by the Sheffield Village Board at its next meeting, the village will have a number of adjustments made to its ordinances.
    June 18, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Strawberry Festival fun

    Nicki Olson of Seatonville puts a spoonful of strawberries into the mouth of her son, Gage, at Saturday’s Strawberry Festival in Tiskilwa, while her o ...
    June 18, 2014 - 2:18 pm
  • Ready to perform at PAC's Drama Camp

    This month’s Prairie Arts Council’s Drama Camp will perform “Fins, Friends and Foes: ‘Tails’ From the Sea” at noon Friday, June 20. The theater show i ...
    June 18, 2014 - 2:17 pm
  • Spring Valley hosts first Outdoors Expo event

    SPRING VALLEY — Partners For Progress and Spring Valley Boosters have come together to host the first annual Spring Valley Outdoors Expo this Saturday ...
    June 18, 2014 - 2:14 pm
  • Polishing the Plymouth

    Kim Neirynck puts the finishing touches on her Plymouth at the third annual Neponset Zephyr Cruisin, held Friday evening. The event was held prior to ...
    June 18, 2014 - 2:08 pm
  • Roll on in to Old Wheels

    PRINCETON — Area car enthusiasts, their families and friends, and anyone else looking for a fun outing on Saturday can head to Princeton for the annua ...
    June 18, 2014 - 2:09 pm
  • Employment decisions made at Walnut

    WALNUT— Several employment issues were discussed at the Walnut Village Board meeting Monday evening.
    June 18, 2014 - 2:09 pm
  • Heaton-Hudson Memorial Scholarship

    PRINCETON — Sara Hudson and Beth Heaton grew up watching their family members dedicate their lives to those in need — whether it was fighting home fir ...
    June 20, 2014 - 10:52 am
  • First Person (Austin Catton)

    City: Wyanet. Where did you grow up: Wyanet. Family: Father, Jim; mother, Lori; sister, Katie; broth ...
    June 18, 2014 - 2:03 pm
  • Out&About

    Festival 56 Artistic Director Dexter Brigham (right) chats with community members who are opening their homes to Festival 56 actors/actresses during t ...
    June 18, 2014 - 1:30 pm
  • Out&About

    Crossfit 56 hosted a fundraiser WOD demo at Zearing Park on Saturday to help support the young Lily Teske of Wyanet, who recently underwent heart surg ...
    June 18, 2014 - 1:32 pm
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