NORMAL - Unit Five's four-month long search, to replace retiring superintendent Dr. Gary Niehaus officially ended Thursday.
Today we asked the GOP candidates for governor “What would you do to address the environmental threat of the Asian Carp in the Illinois River reaching Lake Michigan?”
We asked ISU students if they're going to be able to warm up for spring break.
County ordinance hopes to curb illegal body art establishments.
Peorian Sentenced for Caterpillar Theft
Former McLean Co. Circuit Clerk Employee Sentenced
Peorian Sentenced for Washington Robbery
Illinois Unemployment Rate Drops
Chicago Tribune Endorses Bruce Rauner
As farmers come out of hibernation, one Mason County farmer tells how the frost his impacting his work.
The show that everyone is talking about will be shown on the big screen at The Peoria Riverfront Museum.
PEORIA - Thousands of volunteers will pick up canned goods for those in need.
PEORIA - Old Man Winter is still causing trouble for homeowners wanting to prep for spring.
PEORIA - More than 90% of people go undiagnosed with sleeping disorders.
Sean Foster will replace Joy Allen as the new principal.
Fifth grade students from across District 87 are displaying their creations.
The Voices for Illinois Children group released a report which shows health trends for children across the state.
GOP Gubernatorial Candidates: Residents Leaving Illinois
Fox News Poll: Obama's Approval Hits New Low
District 150 students prepare to enter the real world.
Metamora woman dies in two-car crash.
The City of Peoria and District 150 are exploring options to sell the property.
Manual students learn science from UICOMP medical students
Bloomington Man Charged with Attempted Murder, Arson
Illinois Attorney General Advises Counties on Same Sex Marriage
Law to Support ATV Owners Passes Il. Senate
Driving Smoking Ban Ready for Final Il. Senate Vote
Canton Store Sells Lucky Day Lotto Ticket
Sheila Simon is voting for independent maps, creating new legislative districts.
With or without FEMA's help, the State of Illinois is bringing aid to central Illinois.
Under the current formula, FEMA can't grant disaster assistance to Washington. Lawmakers hope to change that.
It's the third business with Chinese ties to move to the Pumpkin Capital
Meet the candidates.
BLOOMINGTON - The season of Lent is a time where many give up certain bad habits, or relent of them.
EL PASO - In July, an El Paso family lost their father and husband, after he was shot one afternoon while working in his yard. On Thursday, Woodford County...
How social media is affecting the public's psyche and the dissemination of meteorological information.
The Tazewell County Health Department is proposing a body art ordinance that will help its inspectors crack down on unregulated facilities.
WMBD 31 and Fox 43 are your Local Election Headquarters leading up to the primary elections. We'll be hearing from our local county sheriff candidates over the next two weeks on why they think they're best for the job and your vote. We're starting in Putnam County. Current Putnam County Sheriff Kevin Doyle is facing Granville Police Chief Kevin Moore in the March 18th primary. We should mention Kevin Moore declined our invitation to attend tonight's forum.
East Peoria residents have a new way to report all kinds of issues that may come up in their day to day lives.
WASHINGTON - The festival was named "Good Neighbor Days" until 199, when they renamed it "The Cherry Festival:.
PEORIA - The long running award ceremony was put on by the YWCA for the last 36 years - recognizing women leaders in the community.
PEORIA - The council hopes that this would speed up an already lengthy process for those looking to develop in the city.
PEORIA - The planned agreement would extend their contract age from 5-20 years.
The Tazewell County communities affected by the November's tornadoes were denied funding in January and appealed the denial.
Brittin Haury has been the big sister for Tariah James since June of 2011...
Peoria Police Warn of IRS Phone Scam
Chinese German Company Coming to Morton
Mitsubishi Motors Sales Up Slightly Year to Date
Koehler Bill To Prevent Tipping Off Criminals Moves Forward
Sex Offender Registration Bill Passes Il. Senate
FEMA Denies Tornado Assistance for Second Time
The candidate the group supports is dropping out of the race. Why it will support her anyway.
Month of Giving at Jersey Mike's
Students at Washington High School react to the first Washington tornado sirens test since November.
From NATO to oil prices...
The program is expanding to include Bloomington residents.
A 25 year old man has been arrested.
The local ambulance service is operating without taxpayer dollars, but needs some support.
$8.2 million in building bonds is on the ballot in Princeville. The money will go toward construction projects the school needs to complete.
New artwork at the Peoria International Airport is now being displayed.
Bloomington Man Died of Blunt Force Injuries
Peoria Gas Prices Rise
PEORIA - 2008 Miss America Kirsten Haglund talked to Bradley students about how the modern image of women can lead younger girls in to eating disorders.
NORMAL - Students at Kingsley Junior High are getting ready for a marathon session of sorts, taking the ISAT tests.
NORMAL - For months, Normal residents have been waiting for the hole in the ground near Uptown Circle to be filled.
Peoria Teen Sentenced on Weapon Charge
Canton Man Sentenced on Drug Charge
MidState College Freezes Tuition
Ends on March 15th.
Meet the candidates...
You may soon need your doctor’s permission to buy cold and allergy medicine.
Coleen Moore will be taking over the position.
The clerk's office will start issuing same sex marriage licenses on March 24.
Where can you donate your nonperishable food items this year? Find out here.
PEORIA - A new addition has been brought to the RiverPlex that will challenge not only your strength but also your mind.
PEORIA - It's Severe Weather Preparedness Week.
WMBD 31 Programming Alert: WMBD 31 will broadcast the Republican Gubernatorial Debate tonight from 7:00-8:00PM. WMBD 31 will broadcast the two normally scheduled CBS shows as follows:
How Paws 4 Healing helps patients
PEORIA - Crews were called to the 800 block of E. Virginia at around 4:30 Sunday evening.
PEORIA - Heart of Illinois Down Syndrome Association hopes to raise $25,000 at their 25th annual Spaghetti Dinner.
PEORIA - The First Lego League of Peoria won the Illinois State competition by developing an idea for an app that can detect electricity in a given area.
Washington Illinois snow plows working double duty with tornado cleanup and snow removal.
UPDATED - Coroner says he was a 22-year-old Bloomington man and has scheduled an autopsy for Monday.
A preliminary list of snow totals around Central Illinois.
PEORIA - Fourteen teams of students from grade school to high school competed against one another.
PEORIA - Easter Seals raised over $2,439,743 dollars at this year's telethon.
Career Fair Helping to Increase Minority Participation in Trades
Distribution center in Pekin hands out donations to tornado victims.
29th annual RV Show brings thousands to downtown Peoria.
Starts Sunday night.
PEORIA - The Jump Trading Simulation and Education Center is joining with the University of Illinois College of Engineering for cutting-edge research.
A massive fire takes 12 fire departments to put out. Found out how it started.
Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka spoke to Crittenton Centers about
Search Resumed for Missing Bernadotte Man
Riverview Grade School-Spring Bay Settles Contract
UPDATED- Boil Advisory for Portion of East Peoria has been lifted.
PEORIA - The Peoria Area Chamber of Commerce has voted to oppose the proposed one percent sales tax referendum for Peoria County schools on the March 18th ballot
Many Local Fire Departments Receive Funding
State Police Prepare for Concealed Carry License Mailing
Freezing cold temps and even colder icy water, but the action is heating things up outside at Maui-Jim today.