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  • 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
  • ‘We are all in this together; we will all wait in line’

    Editor’s note: The following guest commentary exceeds the Bureau County Republican’s 500-word limit for letters to the editor, therefore, the BCR will ...
    April 25, 2016 - 1:42 pm
  • ‘They just need to get out of the way’

    On Saturday, March 26, I saw an interesting show titled, “What on earth is that?” on the Science Channel. It showcased different parts of the world wi ...
    April 25, 2016 - 1:42 pm
  • ‘No protection for citizens’

    Great Lake Basin Transportation Corp. LLC (GLB), a proposed 278-mile freight rail line from Milton, Wis. to LaPorte, Ind., is seeking federal approval ...
    April 20, 2016 - 2:08 pm
  • Pondering Darius Miller Park

    When I read the headline I thought, I wonder what great ideas the Darius Miller Park committee has come up with. But then, my excitement was dashed a ...
    April 20, 2016 - 2:08 pm
  • ‘Oppose Fantasy Contest Act’

    Sports gambling apps target users as young as 13 – Oppose Fantasy Contest Act. Attorney General Lis ...
    April 6, 2016 - 1:09 pm