Arrest made in connection with Peoria homicide

Arrest made in connection with Peoria homicide

July 8th shooting scene at the 900 block of Nebraska. A man has been arrested on a First Degree Murder charge.

Molly Jirasek
Peoria Intl' has record month for passengers

Peoria Intl' has record month for passengers

Peoria International Airport has set yet another record. The airport saw its busiest month on record in June, with a record 64,784 passengers passing through.

Tim Shelley
Republican candidate for AG tours Peoria County Jail, talks criminal justice reform

Republican candidate for AG tours Peoria County Jail, talks criminal justice reform

The Republican nominee for Illinois Attorney General is making her stop in the Heart of Illinois. Erika Harold is on day four of a statewide listening tour. Harold spent the morning alongside Peoria County Sheriff Brian Asbell for a walkthrough of the jai

UPDATE: Emergency landing made on I-55 southbound

UPDATE: Emergency landing made on I-55 southbound

A plane has made an emergency landing on Interstate 55 just north of Lincoln.

Wednesday, July 11th 2018, 2:58 pm CDT by Tim Shelley
UPDATE: Peoria man injured in late night shooting, injuries non-life-threatening

UPDATE: Peoria man injured in late night shooting, injuries non-life-threatening

PEORIA, Ill. (HOI) -- The wave of violence in Peoria continues, as another person is injured as the result of gunfire.

Wednesday, July 11th 2018, 12:53 am CDT by John Kendall
Fireball seen over Peoria on Sunday night

Fireball seen over Peoria on Sunday night

It's not your imagination: you did really see a fireball in the sky over Peoria on Sunday night. The National Weather Service in Lincoln said sightings of the meteor were reported as far south as Peoria and Champaign around 8:40 p.m. Sunday. Most sighting

Monday, July 9th 2018, 12:25 pm CDT by Tim Shelley
Officers acted in self-defense in El shooting: state's attorney

Officers acted in self-defense in El shooting: state's attorney

Peoria County State's Attorney Jerry Brady will release his report Friday afternoon on the officer-involved shooting death of Daniel O. El in February. El was shot during an exchange of gunfire with Peoria police officers following a traffic stop on Peori

Friday, July 6th 2018, 11:00 am CDT by Tim Shelley
OSF warns of potential new caller ID scam

OSF warns of potential new caller ID scam

A new potential phone scam makes use of OSF HealthCare's caller ID. OSF said several hospitals report patients or caregivers have received calls from what appears to be OSF. The callers then ask for bank account and other personal information. OSF recomme

Friday, July 6th 2018, 3:53 pm CDT by Tim Shelley
Peoria among nation's fastest-declining cities: report

Peoria among nation's fastest-declining cities: report

Peoria is one of the nation's fastest shrinking cities, a new report shows. A story in USA Today using data compiled by 24/7 Wall St. ranks the Peoria area as the 18th fastest shrinking city by population in the country, losing 14,415 residents due to out

Thursday, July 5th 2018, 4:04 pm CDT by Tim Shelley
Remembering the victims of the Columbia sinking, 100 years later

Remembering the victims of the Columbia sinking, 100 years later

July 5th, 1918. The Columbia set sail for a night of adventure. A trip down the Illinois River with hundreds of people on board. It was a gloomy night...there was a bend in the river...the captain lost control...and the steamboat hit the shoreline. Traged

Thursday, July 5th 2018, 1:13 pm CDT
Peoria artist seeks to transform old school into art studio

Peoria artist seeks to transform old school into art studio

It's a story of triumph over turmoil: turning a life of crime into a life of inspiration and art. After more than seven years in prison, a Peoria man uses his freedom now as an opportunity to show the community the power of art. He is converting what was

Thursday, July 5th 2018, 12:09 pm CDT
UPDATE: One hospitalized after incident in Peoria

UPDATE: One hospitalized after incident in Peoria

At least one person is in the hospital after a potential shots fired incident in northwest Peoria. Peoria police responded to the area of N. Sterling and W. Richwoods Boulevard just after 2:40 p.m. One person was confirmed taken to the hospital by a dispa

Wednesday, July 4th 2018, 3:16 pm CDT by Tim Shelley
Emotional surprise for local kindergarten teacher

Emotional surprise for local kindergarten teacher

Teachers often impact students more than words can explain. That's exactly what one local mom has to say about the kindergarten teacher who has taught two of her children. 

Wednesday, April 11th 2018, 8:24 am CDT
Lincoln presidential banner restored in time for state Bicentennial

Lincoln presidential banner restored in time for state Bicentennial

We take another step into 200 Years from the Heart, the journey toward Illinois' Bicentennial. Abraham Lincoln looking to get his feet into the White House... this local banner helping him there.

Thursday, January 25th 2018, 11:27 am CST
UPDATE: Arrest made in shooting at Crusens on Farmington Road

UPDATE: Arrest made in shooting at Crusens on Farmington Road

An employee of Crusen's on Farmington Road suffered a non life-threatening injury after a shooting early Thursday morning.Peoria County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the bar at 2117 W. Farmington just before 4:30 a.m. A male employee was shot and trans

Thursday, November 23rd 2017, 6:16 pm CST by Tim Shelley
Motorcyclist is dead after accident

Motorcyclist is dead after accident

One man is dead after an accident involving a motorcycle and a car Saturday morning.It happened in the 3100 block of West Charter Oak Road.The motorcyclist was taken to the hospital where he later died.Initially the driver of the car left the scene

Monday, October 16th 2017, 11:13 am CDT by Alex Menke