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Politics and the fallen: Trump hasn't called all families

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Trump stirs a nest by claiming predecessors did not sufficiently honor military dead, draws heated responses. More>>

Deer accident season returns Video included

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There were nearly 15,000 accidents involving deer in Illinois last year. Along with that came 580 injuries and five deaths.

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One of Peoria's top cops is stepping down

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Peoria Police Assistant Chief Lisa Snow retires, replacement named.... 

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Central High School's resource officer may not return to school after crude Facebook post Video included

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A resource officer for Peoria Public Schools apparently won't be returning to Peoria High School after making a controversial Facebook post.

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Imaging center holds bra auction for free mammograms Video included

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Making fun bras for a good cause. 

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Need assistance? The 2-1-1 service may help Video included

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We all need a little extra help once in a while and one agency in Central Illinois is lending more help this year than ever before. We're talking about the Heart of Illinois 2-1-1 call center, which is manned round the clock with volunteers helping people in need. Those volunteers point people to where they can get assistance with health and human care programs including counseling, mental health resources, shelter, rent assistance, transportation help and other programs. Vice ...

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Peoria Heights complex expansion with hefty price tag Video included

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An improvement that carries a $2.5 million dollar price tag is coming to the village of Peoria Heights. Heritage Square in the heights is looking to be a one-stop shop with their upcoming expansion.

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East Peoria Army Widow Responds to President Trump Controversy Video included

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President Trump's claims that his predecessors didn't call all the families of fallen soldiers is setting off a firestorm. 

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Streator man arrested for beating 2 in September

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The Streator Police Department have arrested a suspect in connection with a September beating that left two injured, one severely. 

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Peoria Public Schools employee's Facebook post causes controversy Video included

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A Facebook post made raised some controversy inside the Peoria public school community Monday. 

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Teen driving deaths down across Illinois

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     There is positive news about teen driving deaths across the state.    

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Normal approves $800k in sales tax incentives

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After a long discussion, the Normal Town Council voted in favor of giving tax incentives to a couple of local shopping centers.

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Realtors see strong September sales Video included

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Realtors see mixed numbers but improved sales in the month of September, 2017.

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Annual tradition "lights up" Uptown Normal, kicks of ISU's homecoming week

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Illinois State University's homecoming week kicks off with lighting ceremony....

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Morton man accused of abusing toddler and breaking her leg appears in court Video included

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Warning: Injuries described in story are graphic in nature...

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Car Safety Seats saves kids lives Video included

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Here's a follow up to a story we told you about last week involving a fatal accident.   The Peoria County Coroner credited a car safety seat with saving a baby's life after his mother, Kaitlyn Hines was killed in an accident on route 24 south of Bartonville on October 12th. Safety officials say parents should make sure their car safety seats are installed properly.  Experts warn that three out of four car seats are not used or installed correctly.   Another ... More>>

Search for new CEO continues for Greater Peoria EDC Video included

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After three months of searching, the Greater Peoria Economic Development Council is still looking for a new CEO.

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Panel selected for Bloomington Police Review Video included

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It looks like the list is nearly complete of Bloomington residents who will deal with police complaints.  Bloomington Mayor Tari Renner says the city council selected the top seven vote getters out of the 66 candidates who applied for the panel.  He says the group will try and bring more transparency within the Bloomington Police department in and effort to improve  relations with the minority communities.  "It's not just a body that reviews complaints,... More>>

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