Home

Top Stories

Read More

Police are hoping to have answers soon as the investigation continues Video included

Updated:

The Tazewell County Sheriff's department held a news conference early Tuesday afternoon.  

More>>

Suspect arrested in connection to the residential burglary and arson fire

Updated:

Peoria police made an arrest in connection to the explosion and house fire in the 1100 block of East Norwood on Friday, July 21 at approximately 5:22pm. During the course of investigation, detectives discovered that a residential burglary occurred before the explosion and house fire. 49 year old Glen E. Squires was arrested Tuesday at approximately 2:34pm. Peoria police said Squires was apprehended during a traffic stop at Hamilton and Perry Street. Squires was then transp...

More>>

Family member reacts to developments in Robert Bee case Video included

Robert Bee Robert Bee
Updated:

Tears flowed for one member of the Bee family as investigators said Tuesday that the human remains found in Tazewell County appear consistent with the missing teen,.

More>>

Family members of Robert Bee speak amidst ongoing investigation Video included

Updated:

Despite the age difference with her 13 year old little brother, they were always close-knit. Stephanie Clauser, Robert Bee's sister, is still coming to terms with the possibility that her brother's remains were found in the last 48 hours...

More>>

Peoria Public Schools makes registration easier this year Video included

peoria public schools peoria public schools
Updated:

If your child is getting ready to register at a handful of Peoria schools, you can skip their trip to the doctor this year. 

More>>

The solar eclipse -- what you need to know

Updated:

Eyes will be on the sky one month from today as a total solar eclipse crosses the country and central Illinois.

More>>

Group host telephone drive to urge Governor Rauner to sign immigration bill Video included

immigration reform3 Caption immigration reform3 Caption
Updated:

The Illinois Legislature approved an immigration bill in May.   But now it's waiting for the governor's signature.   A  coalition of groups hopes to influence the governor to approve the bill.  Thalia Novoa is calling people on the phone asking them to call Governor Rauner to get his support of the Trust Act.  Novoa says when she was nine she had to testify on behalf of her mother to prevent her from being deported.  "I had that fear of ... More>>

UPDATE: Changes to candlelight vigil set for Robert Bee

Robert Bee Robert Bee
Updated:

A candlelight vigil will be held for Robert "Bonzai" Bee at 7 p.m. Tuesday after officials said they presume remains found in a field south of Pekin are his. 

More>>

News Alert

Chief Deputy: Pathologist believes human remains belong to Robert Bee

Pekin Police investigate remains found Monday Pekin Police investigate remains found Monday
Updated:

The Tazewell County Sheriff reports that an autopsy conducted on human remains discovered in Pekin Monday are "consisten with that of a 13-year-old" male. 

More>>

The Latest: Senate blocks proposal to repeal 'Obamacare'

Updated:

President Donald Trump says "we will soon see whether or not Republicans are willing to step up to the plate!" on health care. More>>

Stronger demand boosts Caterpillar, 2017 outlook raised

Updated:

Caterpillar's 2Q results topped analysts' estimates, helped by higher demand and cost control efforts. More>>

Community advisory board approved by Bloomington council

bloomington police badge street crimes gangs Caption bloomington police badge street crimes gangs Caption
Updated:

The Bloomington City Council approved an ordinance aimed at opening lines of communication and promoting transparency between police and the community.  

More>>

Walmart grocery pickup service comes to the Twin Cities

walmart 16x9 Caption walmart 16x9 Caption
Updated:

Walmart customers in the Twin Cities will soon be able to order their groceries online and pick them up without entering the store.  

More>>

Car slams into North Peoria home Video included

Updated:

A single car wreck tonight nearly took out a portion of a North Peoria home. 

More>>

Pekin resident finds human remains while mowing lawn Video included

Updated:

Neighbors near Illinois Route 29 and Second Street south of Pekin were lining the streets to get a closer look after human bones were discovered by a resident mowing the lawn. 

More>>

CAT posts strong second quarter numbers

Updated:

It was a strong second quarter for Caterpillar.  

More>>

Total solar eclipse one month away - what you need to know

Updated:

Eyes will be on the sky one month from Monday as a total solar eclipse crosses the country and of course, central Illinois. An eclipse happens when the moon comes into perfect alignment between the sun and part of the earth. It doesn't happen often, but this time it will cross the entire U.S. mainland. A good percentage of the eclipse will be seen from central Illinois, but if you're looking right at it, you have to take some precautions. The Peoria Riverfront Museum has been... More>>

Peoria police say home burglarized before explosion Video included

Updated:

Peoria Police and fire department are still investigating the Friday explosion at a home on the 1100 block of E. Norwood. 

More>>

Bus drivers needed Video included

Updated:

Illinois is not exempt from the nation wide bus driver shortage and with schools set to open in just a few weeks, companies like First Student are scrambling to fill positions. 

More>>

  • News Tips

    Submit a news tip to 25 News and HOI News. 

    * denotes required fields

    We're sorry, but only one entry is allowed per person.
    Thank you for your continued interest.
    Thank you for submitting a tip.
  • Featured ReportsMore>>

  • Local Politics

    Local Politics

    Catch up on state and national politics including the latest on the Trump transition. 

    Catch up on state and national politics including the latest on the Trump transition. 

  • Your Health Matters

    Your Health Matters

    Today's top health stories, plus health news focused on you: women's health, men's health, children's health, senior health and more. 

    Today's top health stories, plus health news focused on you: women's health, men's health, children's health, senior health and more. 

  • Extreme Weather - Top Story

    Extreme Weather

Powered by Frankly