Marseilles Orders Evacuations As Illinois River FloodsCity officials said the mandatory evacuation order affects homes south of the Illinois & Michigan Canal, and east of Main Street.
Flooding Along Illinois River Prompts Evacuations In UticaThe Utica Fire Department began helping people move to dry and safe places on Tuesday, a day after heavy rains inundated the area.
Peoria Hosting Asian Carp Fishing TournamentPeoria officials hope nets and bows and arrows will help deal with Asian carp, which are flourishing in the Illinois River.
One Still Missing After Boating Accident Near Coal CityCrews were searching the Illinois River on Monday, a day after a person went missing after a boating accident near southwest suburban Coal City.
10th Anniversary Of Iraq, Afghanistan War Memorial ApproachingIt’s the war memorial that most people don’t even know exists, even after ten years. It bears the names of more than 7,000 soldiers killed in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Indiana Man Falls In River, Drowns At Starved RockAn Indiana man drowned Sunday afternoon after falling off a rock in Starved Rock State Park and falling into the Illinois River.
Bald Eagle Shot In North Central IllinoisA juvenile bald eagle was on the mend Wednesday after being shot in north central Illinois.
Plant Turns Asian Carp Into Fillets, FertilizerWorkers along the Illinois River have found a new use for the invasive Asian carp.
Cold Has Moved On, But Wet Week Lies AheadThe cold weather that plagued last week is behind us at last, but a wet and rainy week lies ahead.