BLOOMINGTON - A former Illinois State University President says he's innocent of charges filed against him by a former groundskeeper. Timothy Flanagan made his first appearance in court Wednesday morning.
PEORIA - Former Charter Oak Principal John Wetterauer is resigning from Peoria District 150.
PEORIA - It's been over a week since Peoria police raided a north University Street apartment searching for those responsible for a fake Twitter account impersonating Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis. Tuesday night the mayor addressed council members on the situation.
The Peoria City Council is giving District 150 the go-ahead to vote on expansion to Peoria High School’s athletic fields.
After questions about fund management by the Peoria County Public Defender's Office, the county and the 10th Judicial Circuit are working towards better transparency.
Tuesday night was the first show of solidarity for the former ISU senior. All players for both Normal and Normal West wore Collins' No. 19 with "#MCStrong" written across their chests.
Becomes one of six buildings to earn prestigious award.
"The clock is ticking, so I have to be as responsible and surgical about this as possible," said Tari Renner, mayor of Bloomington.
Peoria Coroner's Jury Rules Baby's Death a Homicide
Peorian Indicted for Car Burglary
Two Pekin Residents Sentenced in Peoria Federal Court
Volunteer Fireman Accused of Arson Appears in Court
IDOT Contract Worker Hurt (UPDATE)
Illinois Crop Report UPDATE
Road Work UPDATE
Taxpayers United of America
“Unsustainable pension costs are the number one issue facing Peoria."
Two agencies are joining forces in an effort to help survivors of the November tornadoes.
Police say the driver of a Ford Explorer was headed eastbound on Forrest Hill crossing through the intersection of Sterling, when the SUV kept accelerating and the driver couldn’t slow down.
OSF named most charitable organ donor hospital for Illinois in 2013.
Multiple social services agencies are creating awareness during Childhood Exposure to Violence Prevention Week.
In honor of Earth Day, students released hundreds of lady bugs.
PEORIA - WMBD 31 has won an Edward R. Murrow Award in the Breaking News category for the station's coverage of the November 17th tornado.
A morning accident involving a semi and a pedestrian sends an IDOT contract worker to the hospital.
BOSTON - One Peoria woman isn't letting last year's tragedy get in the way of fulfilling a life-long dream.
CREVE COEUR - For the second time, IEMA is denying funding to fix a Creve Coeur embankment damaged after the flood in 2013.
PEORIA - Caterpillar is taking a new approach to their marketing and who the message reaches, and so far, it's been a big success.
Peorian Sentenced on Second Degree Murder Charge
Bloomington Driver Charged with DUI Released from Jail
Volunteer Fireman in Knox County Faces New Charges
Gas Prices in Peoria Drop
Road Work UPDATE
Reviving the tradition
How she's shooting for the stars
The Hindu Temple of Bloomington-Normal will be open to the public in June.
Spring Break travel brings more riders.
Neighborhood House brings in nine area local chefs for cook off to fight hunger.
NORMAL - While work has finally begun in the hole near uptown circle, the town of normal is taking the final legal steps to ensure the Hyatt Hotel meets all of its codes.
BLOOMINGTON - For months, Bloomington’s city council has debated its newest budget. Tonight, the council hopes to get this done.
Three Special Olympics athletes have been chosen to represent the organization.
The Peoria County Coroner confirms 26-year-old Kevin Angus died from hanging.
WASHINGTON - Several contractors are working around the clock in Washington but there are others out there for your other home projects.
Numbers increase during summer time.
UTICA - The "then classified" F-3 tornado ripped through the town on April 20, 2004, killing eight people.
One of the biggest days for worship
More than one thousand dine
Emack and Bolios see more foot traffic with the nice weather
He wants to raise $100,000 for Easter Seals
Nathan Darko gets a little love
Adrian Jackson is charged.
Two men charged in case.
Family pet died in the blaze.
Chicken products recalled
Blending mind, body, and spirit
Children splash for eggs
Forrest Park Nature Center celebrates with music and more
A child was hit by a car Friday on Peoria’s near north side.
Church group performs reenactment of crucifixion.
Police Searching for Missing Pekin Resident
IDOT Suspends Non Emergency Road Work for Easter
Emergency Bridge Repair in McLean County
Running Central sees more business.
An El Paso man and hometown hero was laid to rest this afternoon.
Bridge, interstate improvements.
Public can weigh in before proposal goes to legislature.
A student at Heartland Community College has won a life changing award.
Catalogued and held at library.
MARSEILLES - Seven months feels like an eternity when you're out of your home. And after a flood ripped through Marseilles last April, many faced an uphill battle to rebuild.
It only took them a couple hours, and this was their secret to success.
They clarify whether or not charges can be made against creator of parody account.
Normal Resident Found NOT GUILTY by Reason of Insanity
Normal Woman Sentenced for Defrauding Businesses
Bloomington Driver Pleads NOT GUILTY to DUI Charges
Elm Street Closure in Peoria
Karissa is in the kitchen once again with Amy Marston from Apple's Bakery.
Karissa talks to Amy Marston from Apple's Bakery
Sophie talks to Dr. Channing Petrak from the Child Resource Center
Anchor Resident Convicted of Aggravated Battery
Local Murder Trial Delayed til July
We're finding out just how much this wicked winter cost the city of Peoria.
Pekin Teen Charged in Car Burglary
Local residents argue the proposed hog farm will affect the smell and drinking water.
Demonstrates the dangers of drinking and driving on prom night.
Delay in Ruling on Rutherford Lawsuit
March Unemployment Hits Five Year Low
McClugage Bridge Lane Closure
Peoria County Tax Bills Ready To Be Mailed
New Poll: Many Believe IRS Targeted Conservative Groups
Seeking help following last spring's mudslides.
A new fire suppression rating for East Peoria could see insurance premiums for home and business owners go down.
If you thought you were following Peoria’s Mayor Ardis on Twitter, you might want to check your account.
NORMAL - We're learning more about the altercation between the former Illinois State University president and a groundskeeper.
KNOX COUNTY - A volunteer fire fighter from Willamsfield, Illinois is under arrest, accused of setting a number of fires in Knox County.
MARSEILLES - The past year has been a blur for Marseilles superintendent Jo Ellen Fuller.
County Administrator Bill Wasson says the rejection from the 2013 budget means Anderson must now look for line items in 2014's budget to cover the payments.
GLASFORD - The Peoria County Sheriff's department has arrested two men in connection with a morning bank robbery in Glasford.
Sophie talks to Trisha Noack with the Peoria Public Library.
Karissa talks to Zoo Director Yvonne Strode
Peoria CityLink is planning changes on the way you use its buses.
Leaders discuss pros and cons to creating more clean energy projects
Fox News Poll: Many Voters Say Obama Untruthful
A 23-year-old El Paso man is coming home to central Illinois to be laid to rest.
Bloomington Driver Indicted in Fatal Accident
A woman is shot multiple times in Peoria’s Center Bluff this afternoon.
Emergency departments that usually have to work together, went head-to-head for a good cause today.
Pekin Police Nab Burglary Suspect
State Police Conducting Alcohol Enforcement Patrols
Lane Closure in Peoria
Lane and Ramp Closures
Then and now...
Two Banks Merging
One home owner said finding help the last few weeks has been hard.
Matt Larson is the center's new executive director.
NORMAL - At Normal Community, 13 student-athletes signed their national letters of intent. The group included eight football players, four cross country runners and a golfer.
Keep track of your pet for a low cost.
BLOOMINGTON - Sixteen years ago, Ramone Pippens started dedicating his life to music.
BLOOMINGTON - After playing in four leagues in the past six years, the Bloomington Thunder is hoping its next move sticks.
It's a different kind of year for the community of Washington. The high school students need your donations.
Alexandra talks to event organizer Julia Sander.
NORMAL - Heartland Community College takes steps to improve its technology.
Jim Kreid joins Maria to talk about planning for retirement.
NORMAL - There was nothing remarkable about Nik Wallenda's entrance into Redbird Arena on Tuesday night. But a sense of awe pierced through the carnival-like atmosphere...
EAST PEORIA - The first "Run, Walk, and Run" 5K and 1-mile walk will take place Saturday morning in East Peoria's Levee District.
Secor Murder Suspect Wants New Judge
Anchor Resident Goes on Trial on Agg. Battery Case
Peorian Arrested for Gas Station Holdup Indicted
McLean County Auditor Requests Pay for Furniture
A new principal is assigned to Peoria's Charter Oak Primary School.
Nearly $30 Million Returned to I Cash Claimants
I 155 Lane Reduction
School officials say new fields will benefit more than just athletics.
The price of gas could go up by four cents in the near future.
Teams will continue to play in area's historic field.
A group of students known as "I Paid for Flanagan 2014" are questioning the former president's contract.
One central Illinois woman is fighting a huge battle to stop childhood hunger.
Junior Achievement USA presented Caterpillar with a 2012-2013 silver U.S. President's Volunteer Service Award
Home sales in the Peoria area were down by nearly 19 percent in the first quarter.
Peoria residents will be getting information in the mail soon.
Authorities in Galesburg are calling the burning of a vacant house on April 8th an intentional act.
Alexandra talks to Robin and Tony Crowe about a new event at the Limelight Eventplex in Peoria
Karissa talks to Christina Keifer with Forest Park Nature Center
CHILLICOTHE - There wasn't an empty seat inside Chillicothe City Hall on Monday night.
PEORIA - Peoria Public Schools will lay off 197 employees by the end of the school year.
Peoria CityLink Offering First Time Sunday Service
Peorian Seeks Suppression of Statements in Murder Trial
Spring Valley Man Changes Plea in Shooting Death
Hanna City Man Charged with Aggravated Battery
Municipal Electric Aggregation UPDATE
Peoria Gas Prices on the Rise
Partial Closure of Moss Avenue in Peoria- Water Leak
Early Corn Planting Underway in Illinois
Commerce Bancshares Announces Earnings
Assistant Chief John Grussing will retire on May 2nd.
What you can do to avoid becoming a victim
A Peoria car fire sends one person to the hospital late this morning.
One of only five quadruple-amputees from the war in the Middle East talks in Peoria
In the market for a new home? A new state program is giving you money to buy one.
The Constitution Trail turns 25 and city officials want to see your pictures of the trail.
BLOOMINGTON - After a long work session, the City of Bloomington is hoping to move closer to a new budget.
EMA has been testing the devices for four months and is seeking public feedback.
CHILLICOTHE - A new pub & eatery may soon open and residents in a nearby neighborhood are voicing their opinions.
Rain/snow mix is moving through central Illinois. Little if any accumulation is expected through tonight.
Remembering two lives lost.
Their friendship got them through times they never thought they'd see.
Construction is expected to last through November.
200 possible pink slips
The Marshall County coroner confirms, 83-year-old Nancy Hylla was pronounced dead after she allegedly hit two other cars.
PEORIA - The Bradley Community Choir sings to waltz music at their Music Scholarship Concert.
PEORIA - Staff Sergeant Travis Mills will be showing his documentary at the Peoria Riverfront Museum Monday evening.
Police are on the lookout for 21-year-old Adrian Jackson
PEORIA - Members of the Peoria Push Derby Dames say they have seen a rise in popularity since the team started in 2010.
PEORIA - Derick Leibel used a flash mob to propose to his girlfriend, Chelsee Wineburner
PEORIA - This is the 22nd year the Peoria Jaycees have put on the beer fest.
Helping businesses rebound after the storm
More than 80 volunteers spend their Saturday helping the historic cemetery
Breaking ground ceremony for a local veteran
Preparing... in case disaster strikes
Each year , The Red Cross awards local heroes in the community. They range from life savers to good citizens.
One school in Pekin is honoring its namesake.
UPDATED: Hanna City Man Arrested in Alleged Road Rage Incident
NORMAL - A local no-kill animal shelter enjoyed a classy night of top hats and tails on Friday.
Police have arrested a man in connection with a recent string of car burglaries in Peoria’s Richwoods neighborhood.
A full-scale emergency preparedness exercise is happening tomorrow at the Peoria Airport.
One of the United States most important civil rights advocates gave the keynote speech.
BLOOMINGTON - If you drove down Veterans Parkway on Friday, your eyes were not deceiving you. There were people on top of a Bloomington doughnut shop
Peorian Charged in Vehicle Burglary
EL PASO - Jerry Sax is teaching his Friday afternoon history class with a heavy heart. On Thursday, Sax learned that his former student, 23-year-old Michael Snyder died....
Two Hurt, Driver Hospitalized in House-Car Accident
Bloomington Man Sentenced in Federal Court
Warm temperatures continue to start to the weekend. Rain moving in on Sunday will bring a big cool down next week.
Kickapoo Creek Road and Pottstown Road Closure
The Pekin Police Department holds first-ever "Coffee with a Cop" event.
A Peoria Allergist gives us some tips for coping.
Tax day is April 15.
One man isn't monkeying around about his unique collection.
Class teaches residents how to keep from becoming victims of crime.
Students team up with Washington Middle School to perform a benefit concert.
Peorian Convicted of Second Degree Murder
Pekinite Pleads NOT GUILTY in Stabbing