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  • Merry Christmas ... Happy Holidays?

    With Christmas approaching, I’m reminded of how some are offended by “Happy Holidays” instead of “Merry Christmas.”
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 3:45 pm
  • Obamacare: The first time some families got health insurance

    Several people wrote Letter to the Editors urging people to vote for pro-life candidates. Some religions urged their congregation to do the same.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 3:45 pm
  • Being positive can be contagious

    The purpose of this letter is to give a huge shout out to Princeton and those who make it a great community! Thank you!
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 1:51 pm
  • A different perspective

    This is in response to Jay Bauer’s letter to the editor, titled “Noah’s Ark — the great deluge defusion,” published in the Oct. 24 BCR.
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 3:08 pm
  • Got a cold? Stay home!

    The cold season is upon us. That means more contagious illnesses. If some people could realize that ...
    Nov. 25, 2016 - 2:43 pm
  • Good deed creates repeat customer

    I was visiting family in Peru a couple weeks ago, and I stopped in Princeton to get some gas and a few snacks to eat on my way back to Cedar Rapids (I ...
    Nov. 23, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Give local stores a chance

    I am writing this Letter to the Editor about the recent Christmas Open House in Princeton. I live in the country, and I’m probably in Princeton every ...
    Nov. 23, 2016 - 1:59 pm
  • The Book

    It has been said there is a divine splendor to the Father and to Jesus Christ. I would add that there is a divine splendor to His Word. Who wouldn’t w ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 3:31 pm
  • ‘Pull the plug’

    As the election season passes and political signs are taken down, there are some signs that will remain up. Some may be rather tattered as they have w ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 3:31 pm
  • Follow the rules ... please

    Just finished a conversation with the mayor of LaMoille regarding the rules of burning/smoldering leaves in town. Mayor Stouffer informed me there is ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 4:17 pm