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  • Meeting cancelled

    PRINCETON — The regular meeting of the Princeton Park District scheduled for Monday at 4:30 p.m. has been cancelled due to the lack of a quorum. For q ...
    April 4, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • LaSalle County judge charged with DUI

    OTTAWA — A LaSalle County judge will appear in court in May on charges of driving under the influence.
    April 4, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • Arrests made in Facebook threats

    ROCK FALLS – Two Rock Falls High School students have been charged with cyber-stalking, a felony, in connection with threats to “shoot up” the school ...
    April 4, 2014 - 2:46 pm
  • First Person (Robert Schmidt)

    City: LaMoille. Where did you grow up: Arlington and a farm. Family: Wife, Carol. Pets: Cat. Occupat ...
    April 4, 2014 - 12:35 pm
  • Food plot orders being taken

    PRINCETON — Bureau County Pheasants Forever is now taking orders for food plots.Available seed inclu ...
    April 4, 2014 - 12:05 pm
  • Iowa residents arrested in I-80 stop, search

    The Illinois State Police were conducting routine patrols at 10:35 a.m. March 25 on Interstate 80 eastbound, Mile Post 66, when a vehicle was observed ...
    April 14, 2014 - 1:57 pm
  • ‘Bleeding orange and blue ...’

    DEPUE — DePue students spoke, and their voices were heard at a special school board meeting on Tuesday evening.
    April 2, 2014 - 4:47 pm
  • Planning the big play

    Zearing Park was the place to be for this impromptu football game. Warmer temperatures this past weekend even caused a few of the players to shed thei ...
    April 2, 2014 - 4:45 pm
  • Gearing up for Easter

    SHEFFIELD — The Western Bureau County Food Pantry in Sheffield is gearing up for the Easter season with a planned distribution of hams for its patrons ...
    April 2, 2014 - 4:45 pm
  • Moffitt, LaHood address PES Board

    PRINCETON – The new Common Core learning standards, finances and school safety were three of the topics discussed during a special joint meeting Monda ...
    April 2, 2014 - 4:48 pm
  • CPASA announces upcoming training

    PRINCETON — Community Partners Against Substance Abuse (CPASA) will conduct a Beverage Alcohol Sellers and Servers Education and Training (BASSET) cla ...
    April 2, 2014 - 4:43 pm
  • Flippin' those flapjacks

    Todd Buckman was a master at the griddle on Sunday during the Buda Fire Department's biscuit and gravy and pancake breakfast, held at the Buda Communi ...
    April 2, 2014 - 4:39 pm
  • Lighting up the Valley

    SPRING VALLEY — LED signs have made their way into Spring Valley.Some residents are enjoying the new ...
    April 2, 2014 - 4:41 pm
  • Something's fishy here

    Alan Ring (from left), Thess Hewitt and Bridget Potthoff pause for a quick photo during the Holy Trinity Church's third annual fish fry in the church ...
    April 2, 2014 - 4:37 pm
  • Manlius Fire Department meeting minutes

    MANLIUS — The Manlius Fire Department held its March meeting at the Manlius Fire Hall. The meeting was conducted by Robert Reglin, president. There we ...
    April 2, 2014 - 4:41 pm
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