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  • Park district looks at bids, insurance and more ...

    PRINCETON — The Princeton Park District opened bids to purchase a new 2015 chassis cab truck Wednesday, Feb. 25.
    March 6, 2015 - 3:59 pm
  • Farm Bureau Young Leaders plans outing

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Farm Bureau Young Leader Committee will take part in the annual District 4 YL curling outing from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, M ...
    March 6, 2015 - 2:03 pm
  • Sauk Valley Home and Garden Show set for March 14-15

    STERLING — If you are planning a home remodeling project or just want new ideas to spruce up your home or garden, make plans to attend the Sauk Valley ...
    March 6, 2015 - 2:03 pm
  • Relay for Life fundraiser

    LADD — A Rip’s Night Out, supporting the Angels Among Us Relay for Life team, will be from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 10. A chicken dinner, quar ...
    March 6, 2015 - 2:02 pm
  • Bureau Valley sets meeting

    MANLIUS — Bureau Valley School Board has set a special board meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, March 9, in the high school commons. The agenda includes a pres ...
    March 6, 2015 - 2:02 pm
  • Drugs, depression, suicide ...

    PRINCETON — Community Partners Against Substance Abuse (CPASA) is inviting area residents to attend and participate in a town hall meeting at 7 p.m. T ...
    March 6, 2015 - 2:01 pm
  • Where does BuEComm stand?

    The Bureau County 911 ETSB Board voted unanimously on Thursday, Feb. 26, to partner with the cities of Peru, LaSalle and Oglesby on the Illinois Valle ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:02 pm
  • Down with debt ... best budget yet

    PRINCETON — According to Princeton City Manager Jeff Clawson, the budget discussed at the Monday night, March 2, budget meeting is the best budget the ...
    March 4, 2015 - 3:43 pm
  • It’s never too cold for ice cream

    Blake Junis, 3, and his sister, Charlotte Junis, 1, enjoy their first Dairy Queen treat of the season. Even though the temperature outside was below f ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:02 pm
  • Fund reserves

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley Council passed a resolution on Monday, March 2, urging Gov. Bruce Rauner and the General Assembly to protect full fu ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:03 pm
  • Would a regional 911 work?

    OGLESBY — A regional dispatch center is in the planning stages for the tri-city area, but organizers are hoping the scope of the project will be far w ...
    March 5, 2015 - 8:36 am
  • Winter wonderland

    These two climbers were recently spotted climbing an icefall at Starved Rock State Park’s Wildcat Canyon. Many other canyons at the state park near Ut ...
    March 4, 2015 - 3:18 pm
  • Maple sap to maple sugar

    TISKILWA — There will be a short presentation on the hobby of backyard sugaring, which is the process of gathering maple sap from the tree and convert ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:04 pm
  • Main Street Motivation to offer wellness classes

    WALNUT — Main Street Motivation (MSM) owners James and Tracey Schoff are announcing the launch of Wellness Wednesday classes which began Wednesday, Ma ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:05 pm
  • Board looks at dilapidated property

    WALNUT — Acting Walnut Board President Dennis Grobe gave an update on legal issues regarding the Black commercial property in the village at the board ...
    March 4, 2015 - 3:14 pm
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