Gas Explosion in Canton Kills 1, Injures Several OthersOne of the victims, an Ameren Illinois employee, later died at the hospital.
Grand Jury Indicts Aaron Schock on Wire Fraud, Theft CountsThe 52-page indictment accuses Aaron Schock of spending $40,000 in government funds to redecorate his Washington office, including $5,000 on a chandelier, and asked the House to reimburse him for nearly $30,000 worth of camera equipment.
Madison County Public Schools Rally for Education Improvements#ReclaimOurSchools is part of an effort put on by the Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools.
Emojis Taken as Threat Lead to Probation for Peoria ManTwenty-one-year-old Brian C. Tyler pleaded guilty to one count of attempted aggravated intimidation and was sentenced Thursday.
Radiologist Develops In-Flight Emergencies AppIn-flight emergencies can quickly overwhelm even experienced physicians, but a Peoria doctor has developed an app to help.
Environmentalists Win Lawsuit Against Peoria-Area Coal PlantA federal judge has ruled Illinois Power Resources Generating LLC must work to clean emissions from the E.D. Edwards power plant.
NBA Player Donates $1M To Peoria SchoolGolden State's Shaun Livingston attended classes at Concordia Lutheran as a youth
No Decision Yet on Closure of Tazewell County Guard Armory
Report: Police Program Helped Man who Prostituted Teen A newspaper report says a man who's serving 15 years in prison for running an underage prostitution operation did so out of an apartment that police helped him get through an anti-violence program.
Ferguson Names 3 Finalists For City Manager PostFerguson's interim city manager, Ed Beasley, declined to be considered for the permanent job.
St. Louis Ranks No. 10 in Best American Tech Cities for WorkIn at No. 3 is Springfield, Illinois, and in the top 25 at No. 17 is Peoria, Illinois.
$1M in Jewelry, Gems Missing From Peoria Antique ShowShow officials reported the thefts from the Mid America Antique Show and Sale at Exposition Gardens early Sunday morning.