- Candidates looking to replace Schock meet for another debate Updated: Aug-27-15 11:08 pm
WASHINGTON, Illinois - The two candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional District seat vacated by Aaron Schock for the most part reiterated their positions on the economy Thursday during a second debate in as many days.
- Diocese: Peoria priest removed for prior abuse allegations Updated: Aug-27-15 11:52 am
PEORIA, Illinois - A central Illinois Catholic priest has been forced to step down from public ministry for past allegations of sexual abuse of a minor.
- Peoria airport aiming for more international flights Updated: Aug-27-15 10:59 am
PEORIA, Illinois - Officials at Peoria's airport say they hope renovations in the works will help the facility compete for passengers wanting to fly international.
- Caterpillar announces another round of layoffs Updated: Aug-25-15 7:24 pm
PEORIA, Illinois - Caterpillar Inc. has announced it is laying off another 475 workers in its customer service operations, including 300 in the Peoria area.
- EXCHANGE: Peoria County program helps minority business Updated: Aug-24-15 9:11 am
PEORIA, Illinois - Encouraging minority and woman-owned businesses to get involved in bidding for government contracts wasn't enough for the Peoria County Board.
- EXCHANGE: Metamora native in mustang makeover contest Updated: Aug-13-15 6:19 am
METAMORA, Illinois - As her American mustang, Gus, reared up on its hind legs in dissent, Kaylee Kapraun sat firmly in the saddle, frowning in disapproval.
- Sea lion dies after 3 decades at Peoria Zoo Updated: Aug-11-15 9:17 am
PEORIA, Illinois - A sea lion who lived at the Peoria Zoo for more than 30 years has died.
- $1 million in jewelry, gems missing from Peoria antique show Updated: Aug-10-15 10:28 am
PEORIA, Illinois - A vendor reported more than $1 million worth of jewelry and gems stolen during a weekend antique show in Peoria, according to police.
- Peoria judge resentences man given life at age 15 for murder Updated: Aug-06-15 9:58 am
PEORIA, Illinois - A Peoria County judge has resentenced a man who was given life in prison at age 15 to a 65-year term for a 2004 double murder.
- EXCHANGE: Uniform store founded by police officer expands Updated: Aug-04-15 6:43 am
GALESBURG, Illinois - In 2004, a 24-year-old police officer in Galesburg started a police uniform store with a small section for medical uniforms.
- Medal of Honor recipient honored in Peoria Updated: Aug-02-15 5:04 am
PEORIA, Illinois - Several people turned out to a ceremony to see the stamp that bears the likeness of a Peoria man and 47 other living recipients of the Medal of Honor during the Vietnam War.
- Bradley University presidential search down to 4 candidates Updated: Jul-31-15 11:10 am
PEORIA, Illinois - Bradley University trustees say they have four finalists who they will interview to be the private Peoria school's next president.