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  1. UIS professor to relocate endangered birds to IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    SPRINGFIELD – Tih-Fen Ting, associate professor of environmental studies at the University of Illinois Springfield, will translocate 10, 6-week-old ospreys, an endangered fish eating bird of prey, from Virginia to Illinois thanks to the help of the Illinois Audubon Society. The society is contributing $3,000 to transport the birds by plane in collaboration with the aviation program at Southern Illinois University.

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  2. Expanded schedules at historic sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    SPRINGFIELD – Three of the state's most important historic sites will begin operating seven days a week in an effort to better serve taxpayers, offer more educational opportunities and encourage tourism. • The Old State Capitol State Historic Site, where Lincoln served as a legislator, delivered his “House Divided” speech and ran his presidential transition • The Dana-Thomas House, which was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and boasts a huge collection of Wright furniture, lights and art glass.

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  3. UIS associate professor to relocate endangered birds to IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    Tih-Fen Ting, associate professor of environmental studies at the University of Illinois Springfield, will translocate 10, 6-week-old ospreys, an endangered fish eating bird of prey, from Virginia to Illinois thanks to the help of the Illinois Audubon Society. The society is contributing $3,000 to transport the birds by plane in collaboration with the aviation program at Southern Illinois University.

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  4. Choosing an optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    DePue residents have waited 20 years to have their village cleaned of the contamination left behind by the former New Jersey Zinc/Mobil Chemical Site, which operated from 1905 to 1989. Plans to do this have finally been examined by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency .

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  5. ENOUGHRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    Note to readers: The following editorial, provided by The State Journal-Register, Springfield, has been published in more than 65 newspapers across Illinois, as the Illinois General Assembly convenes at the state Capitol to deal with the year-long budget impasse. Whether our leaders manage to pass a stopgap funding measure this week, Illinois still needs the stability of a full budget to restore the health of our state and its economy.

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  6. Bureau County Retired Teachers Association meetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    Dave Davison, newly elected to a two-year term as president of the Illinois Retired Teachers Association, recently spoke to the retired teachers of the Bureau County Retired Teachers Association. Davison began with a brief overview of IRTA and other groups who celebrate the Illinois Supreme Court decision to uphold the position that pension benefits for retired teachers are guaranteed under the Illinois Constitution, and that insurance is part of that guarantee.

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  7. Honoring your heroRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    The Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs, State Sen. Sue Rezin , and the Illinois Senate Republican caucus are teaming up to honor and remember the sacrifice of the brave servicemen and servicewomen who have passed away. The public is encouraged to submit a photograph and written remembrance of veterans who are no longer with us, which will be displayed on the Illinois State Capitol Memorial Day Remembrance Wall.

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  8. Classic Car Museum opening in Springfield, Mo.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Guy Mace knows his cars - all 67 of them --and soon the public can get to know them too.

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  9. IVAR members attend conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    Illini Valley Association of Realtors members who attended the Illinois Realtors Capitol Conference and Realtors Lobby Day, April 5 in Springfield were Brenda Stanfield , Landmark Realty; Jarrett Myers, eXp Realty; Bob Huber, Coldwell Banker Today's Realtors; Alex Finke, governmental affairs director; Gail Pyszka, CEO, Illini Valley Association of Realtors; Christine Dahm, Malooley Dahm Realty; Jackie Carrow, Coldwell Banker Today's Realtors; Bev Malooley, Malooley Dahm Realty; JoAnne Sheldon, Success Realty; Carol Wlodarchak, Coldwell Banker Today's Realtors; Alice Green, United Country Starved Rock Realty; Dara Weikel, Janko Realty; Andrea Greenwalt, Janko Realty; Barb Bryant, Janko Realty; Dee Barrera, United Country Starved Rock Realty; Katrina Jerrell, Janko Realty; Judy Rediger, Rediger Realty; Linda Hamer, Coldwell Banker Today's Realtors; Cheyenne Khounnha, Landmark Realty; ... (more)

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  10. Governor appeals federal denial for flood assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner has asked President Barack Obama to reconsider the recent denial of Illinois' request for federal assistance to help local governments in several counties recover from severe flooding and storms in late December and early January. The appeal included nearly $1.8 million in additional qualifying costs and spelled out additional factors that justify Illinois' request for federal assistance for local governments in Alexander, Bureau, Calhoun, Cass, Clark, Cumberland, Jackson, Jersey, Madison, Menard, Monroe, Morgan, Moultrie, Pike, Randolph, St. Clair and Vermilion counties.

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  11. Illinois Treasurer Michael Frerichs seeks to reunite residents with unclaimed propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs' staff will be at the Princeton Public Library on Saturday, March 12, to help reunite citizens with unclaimed property through the I-Cash program. In Bureau, Putnam and LaSalle counties, an estimated 60,000 people have unclaimed cash, stock or property being safeguarded by the treasurer's office.

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  12. We support LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    I had the opportunity of meeting Jerry Long in the summer of 2014. I was in the process of conducting surveys regarding the state of Illinois along with providing information for another political candidate.

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  13. Paul BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    Paul was born Nov. 9, 1926, in Springfield to Frank and Anna Brown. He was confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Springfield.

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  14. Kluzek-AlbrechtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Bureau County Republican

    Janielle Marie Kluzek and Jacob William Albrecht were united in marriage Aug. 29 by the Rev. Bernard Sehr at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Springfield, Ill.

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