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A prairie mosiac

A prairie mosiac

The majority of the vast Midwestern prairie is gone, replaced by miles and miles of corn and soybean fields or urban development. Many habit…
Sweet success by LaMoille fourth-grader

Sweet success by LaMoille fourth-grader

Ten-year-old Olivia Sadnick, a fourth-grade student at Allen School in LaMoille, isn’t too different than the boys and girls with whom she a…
At the  Fence

At the Fence

Taken over the course of the spring, these moments were mostly captured while traveling to and from various assignments throughout Bureau an…
Out of Africa

Out of Africa

Editor’s note: Tiffany Gonigam, Princeton High School varsity girls basketball coach, had the experience to spend her spring break in South …
Ageless Indian monuments

Ageless Indian monuments

There’s no time left on the clock. You just made your first free throw to tie the game against your bitter conference rival, and every membe…
Enjoying a  glorious ‘Sunset’

Enjoying a glorious ‘Sunset’

“We utilize several local EMTs and paramedics, and they told me they get their best trauma experience at Sunset Ridge,” Pistole said, noting…
Putnam County’s  secluded paradise

Putnam County’s secluded paradise

Ask people living in the Illinois Valley, or more importantly, people traveling to the valley, about where they like to hike, fish, camp, or…
‘Oh say can you see ...’

‘Oh say can you see ...’

Cities and villages across the country — perhaps even the world — do their best to promote not only their own municipality but also the citi…
Peru

Peru

Situated in LaSalle County, Peru and its adjacent neighbor, LaSalle, make up the core of the county.
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