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  • College students and alcohol

    Gov. (Bruce) Rauner signed a bill to allow the board of trustees of public universities and community colleges to decide whether to allow the sale of ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:12 pm
  • Like father, like son

    Greg Wallace had a wonderful article a few weeks ago highlighting Larry Wilcoxen’s caring attitude as an umpire. Those of us who have been around Larr ...
    July 22, 2016 - 3:08 pm
  • The costs of free trade

    The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal is supposed to be a free trade deal between the U.S., Canada and l0 other countries, including China. I ...
    July 20, 2016 - 3:17 pm
  • Bad situation will only get worse

    I have ready many articles about the budget impasse in local newspapers. Very few of the articles describe the cause of the present poor economy for I ...
    July 20, 2016 - 3:17 pm
  • ‘Princeton-proud’

    What could possibly exist in a town of 8,000? asked a skeptical Oklahoma City friend as we prepared to relocate here in June 2013 to be nearer our dau ...
    July 15, 2016 - 3:15 pm
  • ‘Love one another’

    I am writing in response to the letter you published on July 5 in which Ted Roberts quoted Scripture, referred to the pastor of a church here as “sinf ...
    July 11, 2016 - 2:14 pm
  • Classifed: Never again!

    I have been watching the news for the last few days concerning the recommendation of FBI Director Comey’s on his department’s findings concerning Hill ...
    July 8, 2016 - 1:46 pm
  • Who will answer the call?

    I can understand the people who were more than disappointed when they went  to the Immaculate Conception Church in Spring Valley and saw a sign on the ...
    July 6, 2016 - 2:31 pm
  • Are we free to pick and choose?

    Jude was eager to write believers about their salvation, but he felt he must, instead, warn them about false teachers who were perverting the grace of ...
    July 4, 2016 - 1:02 pm
  • ‘Until we meet again’

    My brother, Gene Fred Nanninga, died suddenly on July 5, 2015. Gene was just 17 years old when he w ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:51 pm
  • Responsible journalism

    I take exception to a Letter to the Editor in Thursday’s BCR from Ms. Ann Lasson that was disgruntled with the way a death in the community was handle ...
    June 29, 2016 - 1:37 pm