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Car Recovered From Lake

(VIDEO) - Police have pulled a car from a lake at the entrance to Sunset Lake Estates in Pekin. An officer was called to the 1900 block of Highwood Ave...MORE

Rep. Schock Responds To Obama's Speech

Rep. Aaron Schock (R-IL 18th District) says he hopes President Barack Obama is willing to follow through on his plan to dismantle the Islamic State extremists in Syria and Iraq...MORE

VP Gives Internet Address

(VIDEO) - (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden says the August jobs report, which underwhelmed many economists, is another step forward in the nation's economic recovery. The economy generated only 142,000 jobs, the fewest in eight months. In the weekly White

Bustos Calls Pay Issue "Diversion"

(VIDEO) - Democratic 17th District U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos says she will stay on her message during the rest of her re-election campaign. Her Republican opponent, Bobby Schilling, is claiming...MORE

Joan Rivers Dead At Age 81

(VIDEO) - (AP) - Joan Rivers, the raucous, acid-tongued comedian who crashed the male-dominated realm of late-night talk shows and turned Hollywood red carpets into danger zones...MORE

Running Bridge To Bridge

(VIDEO) - Peoria and East Peoria hosted the third annual Bridge to Bridge Run. The Labor Day morning event started and finished...MORE

Protestors March On U.S. Attorney's Office In Peoria

The protests surrounding the death of a Ferguson, Missouri man have once again made their way to Central Illinois...MORE

Obama Urges Renewal Of Export-Import Bank

(VIDEO) - (AP) - President Barack Obama is trying to rally support for a taxpayer-subsidized bank that he says creates jobs...MORE

Helping Homeless Veterans

(VIDEO) - A ribbon cutting took place Wednesday at Peoria's Veterans' Haven. The South Side Office of Concern purchased...MORE

Part Of Pekin Building Crumbles

(VIDEO) - Two cars were totaled, but thankfully no one was injured when part of 405-407 Court St. in Pekin came tumbling down...MORE

SNL Announcer Don Pardo Dies At 96

(AP) - Television and radio announcer Don Pardo, whose booming baritone was known to fans of "Saturday Night Live,"...MORE

Obama Addresses Iraq Action

(VIDEO) - (AP) - President Barack Obama says the United States can't and shouldn't intervene in every world crisis. But he says when innocent people...MORE

A Busy Morning For Firefighters

No one is hurt, but several people are left without a place to live after a pair of unrelated fires...MORE

Missing Plane "Probably Crashed"

(AP) - France's foreign minister says the Air Algerie flight that has gone missing over northwestern Africa...MORE

Crash Victims' Bodies In Netherlands

(AP) - Two military transport planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 have landed...MORE

Driver Charged In I-55 Crash

(VIDEO) - (AP) - Illinois State Police say five people were killed and five others injured in a pair of accidents...MORE

Nathan Davis Wins Firecracker 5000

(VIDEO) - The Peoria Jaycees 33rd annual Firecracker 5000 gets the Fourth of July off to a running start with Nathan Davis leading the way. "It's always fun...MORE

Boy Knocked Out As Bike Hits Van

(VIDEO) - Two kids were rushed to a hospital Friday afternoon after their bicycle slams into a van on Peoria's south side. "There's an indentation in the door...MORE

Ardis: I Will Protect My Rights

Mayor Jim Ardis is doubling down when it comes to his response to a Twitter account that depicted him as a sexual deviant and a drug user...MORE

Remembering Pete

It's been one year since Peoria lost "Mr. Baseball." Harold Albert "Pete" Vonachen, longtime owner of the Peoria Chiefs, passed away June 10, 2013 at the age of 87...MORE
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