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Patrons who have school-aged children are in greater need, as they struggle to keep their children, who are home from school all day, fed during summer break.
Two Bureau County boys, Kyler Lapp of Ladd and Garrett Burns of Wyanet, are playing for the 8U Quad City Hitmen Blue baseball team, ranked No.
Bureau County, as trustee, has completed its tax deed proceedings on real estate properties that were delinquent for 2010 and prior real estate taxes.
On Sunday, July 20, representatives of the Bureau County Historical Society will be at the Wyanet Historical Society, 320 E. Second St. in Wyanet between 1 and 4 p.m. to videotape short interviews of Bureau County residents.
After several months of consideration, the Bureau County Board has made its decision on how to handle decommissioning funds for the Big Sky wind farm near Ohio.
Statistics can help understand part of the story but they can't begin to describe the depths and consequences of a human being's dependency on this drug.
As reported Monday morning in the Sauk Valley News, a Tampico man was arrested Sunday for trying to use counterfeit money at the Petunia Festival in Dixon.
Robert Eugene Johnson, 82, of Venice, Fla., formerly of Princeton, passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, looking forward to being in Heaven for all eternity.
I hope everyone had a great Fourth of July. I really liked having the holiday fall on Friday, which gave most a three-day weekend.
The Richard Widmark Centennial Committee will meet at 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Princeton Public Library's Matson Meeting Room.
For the first time in six years, the Miss Bureau County Fair Queen pageant will be exclusively for Bureau County contestants.
Substantial rainfall this spring and early summer set the stage for what looked to be a promising growing season and favorable corn yields for 2014.
Gov. Pat Quinn has signed House Bill 3814 which places an advisory question on the Nov. 4 ballot asking if the state's minimum wage for those over the age of 18 should be raised to $10 by Jan. 1, 2015.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 12:03 am
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