Bureau County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Sports ShortsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Bureau County Republican

    ... forms are available by contacting ddevert@comcast.net. For more information, call 815-252-8256. PRINCETON - Bureau County Blaze tryouts are Saturday, at the Princeton High School Softball Field at 123 N. Homer Street. The schedule is 14-and-under ...

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  2. The 2013 Bureau County Fair Queens say good-byeRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    Little Miss Bureau County Fair Queen MaKenna Maupin of Wyanet; Miss Bureau County Fair Queen Ashley Simmon of Geneseo; and Junior Miss Bureau County Fair Queen Kendra Cain of Princeton will end their 2013 reign this Sunday at Princeton High School Auditorium, when the new Bureau County Fair Queens will be crowned.

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  3. Scams target college studentsRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    On Monday, Bureau County Sheriff John Thompson said he has not heard of any local victims of the recent scam targeting people with college loans, but he is aware of the work being done by Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan on this scam.

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  4. Getting ready for the show ringRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    Destiny Ginter, 17, of Seatonville takes a few minutes before leading her horse into the show ring on Saturday during the Bureau County 4-H Fair.

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  5. A shake-down on winter saltRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    Bureau County will no doubt have to pay quite a bit more for its winter road salt supply this year.

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  6. Hoping to walk away with the crownRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    Contestants for the 2014 Junior Miss Bureau County Fair Queen Contest are ready for the pageant this Sunday, which begins at 4 p.m. in the auditorium at Princeton High School.

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  7. Farm Bureau announces meetingsRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    ... could be limited. Reservations are required. The local meeting for Bureau/Lee will be at 8 a.m. Aug. 4 at the Bureau County Farm Bureau, 535 Elm Place, Princeton. RSVP to Bureau County Farm Bureau at 815-875-6468 or bcfb@comcast.net.

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  8. Bureau County's Master FarmersRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    The Master Farmers of Bureau County recently reunited to talk about the changes of farming over the years.

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  9. From the editor's deskRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    ... carry a ton of water out to the garden! This Friday, is the annual American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Bureau County at Hall High School in Spring Valley. According to those I've spoken with from the American Cancer Society, this year's event ...

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  10. Fair entry deadlines announcedRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    Entry forms for Fine Arts Departments are due at the fair office on Aug. 4 and all other departments at the 159th Bureau County Fair are due by 6 p.m. Aug. 12. Premium books are available at the fair office Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Any late entries or changes will be charged a late fee, and will be accepted only if the ... (more)

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  11. Items wanted for fair displayRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    The 159th Bureau County Fair in Princeton is seeking antique and unique items to display in the fair museum building, which will be open during fair hours Aug. 20-24.

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  12. Are you ready to Relay?Read the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    ... they all have one thing in mind ... a hope for a cure. The annual American Cancer Society's Relay for Life in Bureau County steps off this Friday at the Hall High School track in Spring Valley. A time to honor cancer survivors as well as those who ...

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  13. Sitting pretty and dreaming of a crownRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    This year's contestants are Amelia Richards, 7, of Putnam; Faith Hanson, 7, of Wyanet; Katie Pyszka, 7, of Dalzell; the 2013 Little Miss Bureau County Queen MaKenna Maupin, 8, of Wyanet; Savannah Mistarz, 8, of Princeton; McKenzie Borys, 7, of Dover; Karsyn Brucker, 7, of Princeton; Olivia Funderberg, 7, of Tiskilwa; Lexie Butler, 6, Walnut; Katie ... (more)

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  14. 4-H members, ribbons and mana s best friendRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    ... comes their way. The exhibit buildings opened early Thursday morning, as club members began to gather at the Bureau County Fairgrounds. The day was busy with judging of general projects, a fashion revue and the dog obedience show. Jena Ohda, 9, of ...

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  15. Opening reception announced for upcoming PAC art showRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    ... designs or the designs of other quilters. Currently, their barn quilt designs can be found in 24 locations in Bureau County. Typically, they are either 8-by-8-feet or 4-by-4-foot wooden blocks, designed with a colorful quilt pattern, hand painted ...

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  16. Sports ShortsRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    ... Doug Koch JFL president 815-719-5882, or Ken Mead JFL board member and head coach 309-525-3080 PRINCETON - The Bureau County Blaze ASA Softball Team is holding tryouts on Aug. 2 at the Princeton High School Softball Field located at 123 N. Homer ...

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  17. The ramp and pier are closedRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    ... people think they are so special as to not heed the warning of danger.” As reported earlier in the Bureau County Republican, the cement bases under the ramp leading to the dock are heaving up at different levels, which has essentially twisted ...

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  18. PAC announces fourth annual Concert in the ParkRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    ... the shade trees of Princeton's Soldiers and Sailor Park on the Courthouse Square. On Aug. 3, residents of Bureau County will enjoy listening to the musical notes played on the hammered dulcimer by Alison Coyer. Alison started taking dulcimer lessons ...

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  19. Bureau County SheriffRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    Ruben Madrigal, 20, of DePue was involved in a single-vehicle accident at 7:31 a.m. July 14 on 2790 East Street, one-half mile west of Princeton Street in Selby Township.

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  20. Taking my own pilgrimageRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    ... and watch them explore and make their own choices. If I had my way, my kids and grandkids would all live in Bureau County. As it turns out, no one even lives in the state. And that is OK because everyone has their own pilgrimage to take. Living with ...

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