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  • Trump in the oval office?

    Well, we now know the presumptive Republican nominee for the office of the President of the United States. I must admit that it boggles my mind that i ...
    May 25, 2016 - 12:37 pm
  • Two treasures in Princeton

    I’m writing in the hope that I’m telling everyone what they already know: that Princeton’s Main Street has some treasures that the city can be proud o ...
    May 18, 2016 - 2:14 pm
  • Eyes wide open

    Such a small town ... who would think that on just about every corner is a distributor looking to sell to our children, husbands, wives, etc.
    May 18, 2016 - 2:13 pm
  • Co-ed restroom policies: ‘Insanity’

    Insanity! On the heels of Target’s ridiculous bathroom policy to allow gender-confused men to have full access to women’s bathrooms in their stores, t ...
    May 18, 2016 - 2:13 pm
  • The importance of organ donation

    Editor’s note: The first letter below was submitted and published in the Bureau County Republican in 1994, and at the request of the family, they aske ...
    May 16, 2016 - 3:32 pm
  • ‘Religious liberty ... under attack’

    Socialism cannot be reconciled with the teaching of the Catholic Church because its concept of society is foreign to Christian values.
    May 11, 2016 - 1:50 pm
  • ‘Job well done’

    Congratulations to BCR reporter Eric Engel on his work on the “Heroin Hits Home” piece.  After 35 years in policing and after working with countless m ...
    May 6, 2016 - 1:56 pm
  • Love and truth

    Jesus was asked which is the greatest commandment. Jesus replied love. (Matthew 22:35-39) In our nation we don’t practice this; they have accepted the ...
    May 4, 2016 - 3:21 pm
  • ‘Heroin Hits Home’

    “Heroin Hits Home!” A grand-slam by one of the most creative wordsmiths ever to have his name on the marquee for the Bureau County Republican — Eric E ...
    May 4, 2016 - 3:21 pm
  • ‘Tell them thanks ...’

    “Tell them thanks before they’re gone.” This is what I read as I looked through the Bureau County Republican the other day. As those of you who read t ...
    May 2, 2016 - 1:14 pm
  • Politics are dirty?

    The people throughout the country cried out in anger; why are there so many problems in our land? While grumbling, they were quick to point their fing ...
    April 27, 2016 - 1:08 pm