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'Red White And Boom' Details Announced

(VIDEO) Organizers for Peoria's annual Fourth of July event say there will be plenty of "boom" in the UnityPoint Health-Methodist Proctor Red White and Boom celebration...MORE

IDOT Contract Worker Injured, Ticketed

(VIDEO) - A worker contracted to IDOT is lucky to be alive, but gets a ticket. Richard Gustafson, 57, of Washington was part of a crew on westbound I-74 near the Washington Street exit in East Peoria preparing traffic control for work...MORE

Perfect Weekend For Easter Egg Hunts

The weather couldn't have been better for the Peoria Jaycees Easter Egg Hunt at Detweiller Park...MORE

Vinyl Making A Resurgence

Peoria record shop owners are gearing up for Record Store Day Saturday, a day when artists and bands big and small...MORE

Music Filling The Air Near Courthouse

It's an annual tradition outside the Peoria County Courthouse. More than 12,000 students will perform, exhibit and demonstrate their...MORE

Still No Motive For Stabbings At High School

(VIDEO) - (AP) - What motivated a stabbing rampage at a Pennsylvania high school remains a mystery, with the teenage suspect's attorney calling him a good student who got along with others. Sixteen-year-old Alex Hribal faces...MORE
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Life-Threatening Injuries At PA High School

(VIDEO) - (AP) - A doctor says some victims of a multiple stabbing at a high school near Pitsburgh have suffered injuries classified as life-threatening though all are expected to survive......MORE

Day 3 Of Testimony For Pistorius

(VIDEO) - (AP) - Oscar Pistorius is testifying for a third day at his murder trial, returning to the witness stand after breaking down in sobs and wailing a day earlier while describing the moments he said he realized he had fatally shot...MORE

Pings Picked Up Again In Plane Search

(VIDEO) - An Australian official says equipment on a ship searching for the missing Malaysian jet has relocated an underwater signal that is consistent with a plane's black boxes. Angus Houston, the head of a joint agency coordinating...MORE

2 Objects Found Near Australia

(VIDEO) - Australia's prime minister says objects possibly related to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight have been spotted on satellite imagery. (MORE)

Man Run Over By Train, Survives

A man survives an encounter with a freight train. Peoria firefighters were called to the railroad tracks near Washington and Sanger Streets around 6:00 a.m. Wednesday and found a man lying beneath the train's engine. Miraculously, the man was...

Heavy Lifting Leads To Lane Closures

Watch out for a few lane closures in downtown Peoria today. All but one lane of traffic on NE Jefferson from Hamilton Boulevard to...MORE

Council Asked To Help With D150 Woes

A new group of parents and community leaders wants to put pressure on the Peoria City Council to get involved in problems with the local school district....MORE

What's Illinois' Number?

It's a tale of two estimates as communities like Washington wait to find out if FEMA will grant local governments disaster assistance...MORE

IDOT Worker Killed In Snowy Crash

Officials say Michael Holmes, 49, of Wyoming was helping a stranded driver when he was hit by a car...MORE

Gift For Tornado Victims Grows

Washington residents affected by the devastating Nov. 17 tornado walked out of the latest community meeting $500 richer...MORE

'Historic' Chances For Warehouse District

Peoria's Warehouse District could be put on the National Register of Historic Places, paving the way for development...MORE

Fire Dept. Gets Into Law Enforcement

The City Council on Tuesday approved allowing the Department to keep peace officers on staff to increase its authority over arson investigations...MORE

Storm Victims' Questions Answered

It's been nearly three months since the devastating tornado slammed Washington, and victims still have plenty of questions. City officials hope to provide some answers at the next town meeting Thursday night...MORE

Help Is Here For PPD

Seven new officers were sworn in at City Hall Tuesday afternoon...MORE
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