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  • Clean Line planning appeal

    Rock Island Clean Line Energy said it will appeal a recent state court decision that dealt a blow to its proposed 500-mile high-voltage power transmis ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • LaMoille looks at building options

    LAMOILLE — The LaMoille School District is looking into options regarding its three campuses — Van Orin, Allen Junior High and LaMoille High School, a ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 4:59 pm
  • What's it cost to put on a county fair

    PRINCETON — For years, county fairs have been meant to be the highlight of summer — a time to kick back, celebrate and enjoy some traditional and new ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Labor Day special

    SPRING VALLEY — Labor Day is a national symbol of appreciation for hard-working Americans, and when it comes to hard-workers, former Spring Valley res ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Concert to kick off Homestead Festival

    PRINCETON — Princeton Tourism is presenting “Glory Days,” a Springsteen Tribute Band. The downtown Main Street concert, which will be held between Mar ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 4:44 pm
  • Bureau County grand jury returns indictments

    PRINCETON — The following cases were considered by the Bureau County grand jury.Percy A. Johnson, 45 ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 11:33 am
  • First human case of West Nile reported in LaSalle County

    OTTAWA — LaSalle County Health Department has confirmed its first human case of West Nile virus this year. A resident in their 70s tested positive for ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 4:33 pm
  • Expanding the financial field

    Ivan Baker thinks of economic development like a garden with a limited amount of time to sell your produce before it dies.
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 1:56 pm
  • The dog days of summer at Alexander Pool

    As the summer season winds down, so does the fun for children and adults at Alexander Pool in Princeton. The outdoor pool closed for the season, but a ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 4:20 pm
  • Dog Days of summer

    Pam Schabow of Princeton and her pal Goldie take a rest break during the Princeton Park District’s Pooch Paddle at Alexander Pool in Princeton on Satu ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 4:39 pm
  • The Big C ... of compassion

    PRINCETON — From every eye in the auditorium, tears flow like rainfall for the deceased and the afflicted. How can cancer be so ruthless … such a dest ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • GasBuddy: Labor Day wraps up cheapest price at the pumps in 12 years

    BOSTON, Mass. – With summer drawing to a close, motorists have enjoyed the cheapest summer at the pump since 2004, saving $18.9 billion over its durat ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 2:15 pm
  • Two seats available on Princeton City Council

    PRINCETON — The Princeton City Council has two seats up for grabs in the upcoming April 4 election. ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 4:42 pm
  • Safe driving on Labor Day

    LASALLE – Illinois State Police (ISP) District 17 Commander Lt. Victor Markowski issued a press release reminding motorists to make safety their No. 1 ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 4:05 pm
  • Heartland Medallion discovered after first clue

    Tara Favia (second from left) was the lucky person who found the Heartland Bank and Trust Co. Homestead Medallion, which was hidden inside the bell at ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 4:46 pm