17 hrs ago
Arthur student graduates with student support
Trevor Gibson is graduating with his friends and supporters by his side. The senior found out his kidneys were failing him earlier this year and he is now on the waiting list for a kidney transplant.
23 hrs ago
ICC Considers Presence in West Peoria County
Provost William Tammone says the college is considering hosting classes in areas like Brimfield and Elmwood.
UI declines to revive Chief
UI senate leaders are standing firm on their stance to keep Chief Illiniwek in the past.
Thu May 23, 2013
ICC board of trustees seats two new members
Illinois Central College recently seated two alumni as new board of trustee members.
Wed May 22, 2013
Part-time state employee benefits
Lawmakers voted this week to stop offering benefits to part-time members on state-funded transit boards.
Mon May 20, 2013
Route 116 Widening Project Gets Underway
IDOT says a project to widen a portion of Route 116 near Stone Church Road in Peoria County begins this week and will continue until about the end of June.
Sat May 18, 2013
Local Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash
A two vehicle accident claimed the life of a motorcycle driver Saturday morning.
Thu May 16, 2013
Train Derails, Spills Coal in Peoria County
A train derailed in Peoria Thursday afternoon near Kickapoo Creek Rd. It happened around 5 p.m. Four cars tipped over and spilled coal.
Wed May 15, 2013
Peoria Police Investigate Early Morning Fatal Stabbing
Police are investigating a stabbing that claimed the life of a Peoria man. Police were called to 5400 block of North Renwood Early Wednesday Morning.
BOT considers approving new name for Assembly Hall
The UI's Assembly Hall is one step closer to officially getting a new name. One of the university's Board of Trustees' committees took a look at plans in a meeting Monday.
Tue May 14, 2013
Tech site closing up shop
The Illini Tech Center is closing its doors Friday. The Apple-authorized sales and service store is located at 512 East Green.
Mon May 13, 2013
U of I grad plays familiar tune
After earning his degree from the U of I, one musician is going back to where it all began.
Driver charged with reckless homicide in connection to firefighter death
The truck driver who police say hit and killed a Hudson firefighter is now charged with reckless homicide.
Man killed in two car crash
A head-on crash leaves a man dead. It happened just after 1:00 PM Monday on Voorhees Street where it turns into Lynch Road.
Domestic battery in moving car leads to arrest
Police say a fight in a moving vehicle led to a crash and an arrest. Drivers spotted a woman hanging out of a car near Rt.
Volleyball team serves up competition and service
Jefferson Middle School's volleyball team is giving back to its community. The girls hosted this year's regional competition.
Vandals destroy coffee shop's decor
A Coles County coffee shop owner is trying to find out who vandalized her store overnight.
Sun May 12, 2013
Grant to help playground get a makeover
The village is getting almost $41,000 dollars to replace the old equipment. The money comes from a state grant that benefits outdoor recreation and open space projects.
FEMA Finishes Assessment in Peoria County
While many counties have received assistance for flooding, the Federal Emergency Management Agency is wrapping up its damage assessment on other parts of the river-- including Peoria County.
Sat May 11, 2013
Struggling moms get holiday surprise
Today, those 1300 items were handed to moms at the center for women in transition just in time for mother's day.