Bradford grads honored

By Becki Hoffert BRADFORD – The long-awaited 2020 Bradford Community Scholarship Fund Ceremony was held at the Bradford Firehouse on June 30. Normally the event…

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Galva pool open to school district

By Carol Townsend GALVA – The Galva Park District pool opened July 1 after a decision was made at a special meeting Sunday morning. The…

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Of sweet corn bandits & black bears in Illinois

Rambling through central Illinois, pondering what life with bears in our woods will be like. Bruno, the black bear who wandered through Iowa into western…

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The Prairie News Public Record for 7-3-20

Traffic citations & Ordinance violations 6-22-20 – Jacob T. Worden – Driving 15-20 mph above limit. 6-22-20 – Cathy L. Sheaves – Driving 15-20 mph…

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Princeville to set water deposit

By BILL KNIGHT For The Weekly Post PRINCEVILLE – The Village Board last week (June 16) discussed establishing a new deposit fee for new water…

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McNamara thanks Brimfield school board

By JOHN A. BALLENTINE For The Weekly Post BRIMFIELD – The Brimfield School Board held a routine monthly meeting June 17 to approve numerous agenda…

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Renovated apartments earn raves

By JEFF LAMPE Weekly Post Staff Writer ELMWOOD – New life has been breathed into an iconic Elmwood building, whose coming out party was last…

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Fifth generation on the farm

Herrmann Farm’s history dates back to German ancestor in 1911 By Collin Fairfield EDELSTEIN – Most people know the Herrmann House on Illinois Route 90in…

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The Prairie News public record for 6-12-20

Traffic citations & Ordinance violations 6-3-20 – Lance R. Fay – Driving 15-20 mph above limit. 6-5-20 – Lacey J. Hammons Driving 15-20 mph above…

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Billtown board OK’s draft plan for fall restart

By JEFF LAMPE Weekly Post Staff Writer WILLIAMSFIELD – The Williamsfield School Board approved a draft plan for the resumption of school this fall in…

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