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PEKIN — Sami Curtis says her senior year has been "one for the books." Her final season on the Pekin girls swimming and diving team last... [Read More]
Tazewell County has extended the deadline for residents to pay the first installment of their property taxes to July 1. This is a one-month extension... [Read More]
PEKIN — The COVID-19 public health crisis has shut down Pekin Park District facilities until April 30. But the pandemic hasn't slowed the Park District's rebranding... [Read More]
Arianna Williams, 7, of North Pekin had recently mastered riding the 20-inch Kent 2 Cool bicycle she had received for her birthday last July when... [Read More]
The mining truck produced by Caterpillar Inc. in Decatur has been named the "Coolest Thing Made in Illinois" at the conclusion of an eight-week contest... [Read More]
PEORIA — One new case of COVID-19 was diagnosed in the Tri-County area in the last 24 hours. The patient, who lives in Peoria County, apparently... [Read More]
MORTON — A new business has gotten up and running in Morton while many others in town have been shut down because of the COVID-19 pandemic.... [Read More]
Good morning, troops. It's Wednesday, April 1. Among numerous salutes Tuesday, the American flag at Pekin City Hall flew at half-staff in memory of "The... [Read More]
Smokers are 2.4 times more likely to have severe symptoms from COVID-19 than those who don't, according to a study recently published in the New... [Read More]
Getting a haircut during a coronavirus pandemic isn't essential. Neither is getting a perm or having your hair colored. So says Gov. JB Pritzker, who... [Read More]
Caterpillar Foundation has donated $1 million to the Illinois relief efforts related to the new coronavirus. The announcement came as part of a broader one... [Read More]
K-12 schools will remain closed and a stay-at-home order for Illinoisans will remain in place through April 30, as Gov. JB Pritzker announced during his... [Read More]
A research group at the University of Washington is projecting that Illinois will see its peak demand for hospital resources in the coronavirus pandemic coming... [Read More]
Steak 'n Shake announced its "We're All Essential" initiative Thursday in an effort to recognize and support the thousands of people nationwide who are selflessly... [Read More]
Symptoms like those caused by COVID-19 were being reported more often by callers to OSF HealthCare's COVID-19 hotline this week. "I think that when we... [Read More]
Pekin Public Schools District 108 is more than quadrupling the number of locations where families will be able to pick up lunches for schoolchildren. The... [Read More]
PEKIN — A police traffic stop in Pekin this month produced charges that a Streator woman possessed 20 grams of crystal meth for sale. Dallas Donati,... [Read More]
Coronavirus concerns prompted the Tazewell County Board to hold its Wednesday meeting by conference call as members stayed home to maintain social distancing. The COVID-19... [Read More]
PEKIN — The coronavirus outbreak has put golf on hold in Pekin. The Pekin Park District's two golf courses — Lick Creek and Parkview — are closed until... [Read More]
A Peoria man sexually assaulted a Pekin woman when the two met for the first time after they connected through a dating app, charges allege.... [Read More]
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