The Utica Fire Department began helping people move to dry and safe places on Tuesday, a day after heavy rains inundated the area.
Peoria officials hope nets and bows and arrows will help deal with Asian carp, which are flourishing in the Illinois River.
Crews were searching the Illinois River on Monday, a day after a person went missing after a boating accident near southwest suburban Coal City.
It’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.
An Indiana man drowned Sunday afternoon after falling off a rock in Starved Rock State Park and falling into the Illinois River.
A juvenile bald eagle was on the mend Wednesday after being shot in north central Illinois.
Workers along the Illinois River have found a new use for the invasive Asian carp.
The cold weather that plagued last week is behind us at last, but a wet and rainy week lies ahead.