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Two injured in overnight shooting

PEORIA, Ill. - Peoria police are investigating a shooting that injured two near Berlin Nightclub, early Sunday morning. It happened on the 600 block of Main Street. Officers responded early Sunday morning to a call for shots fired. They found two victims with gunshot wounds. Both were transported to

CENTRAL ILLINOIS PROUD - 2017-11-19 21:33:45

Eyewitnesses detail Round1 fight Saturday at Northwoods Mall

PEORIA - Three eyewitnesses said that Saturday's fight at Northwoods Mall involved five teenagers beating on one another. Police responded to "a large fight" that began in Round1, a new arcade and bowling facility, and then spilled into the center court of the mall. The commotion caused customers an

PEORIA JOURNAL STAR - 2017-11-20 03:04:17

Peoria Heights Police search for armed robbery suspects

PEORIA HEIGHTS - An armed robbery at a Peoria Heights business is under investigation. Police say they responded to a 911 call in the 700 block of E. War Memorial Drive around 8:30 p.m. on November 17th. Witnesses told police that two black men entered and one displayed a handgun. One suspect allege

CENTRAL ILLINOIS PROUD - 2017-11-20 10:16:00

Popular local restaurant relocating to Park District property

PEORIA - Cyd's Gourmet Kitchen Cafe and Catering is teaming up with the Peoria Park District to move to a new location. Cyd's has been part of the Peoria community for 30 years. The restaurant, currently located in Junction City, plans to move across the street to the Donovan Park Clubhouse in early

CENTRAL ILLINOIS PROUD - 2017-11-20 16:05:10

EXCLUSIVE - Berlin security guard recounts early Sunday AM shooting

An early Sunday morning shooting in Peoria sent two to the hospital. The shooting was called in at 3:35 AM, according to Peoria Police. The shooting happened on the 600 block of Main, on the sidewalk near Berlin nightclub and First United Methodist Church. Two people were taken to the hospital follo

WEEK.COM - 2017-11-20 08:32:00

Quincy man announces candidacy for 18th district

QUINCY, Ill. - A local man announces he's running for a local congressional district in central Illinois. Brian Deters announced his candidacy for the U.S. House of Representatives, Illinois 18th Congressional District, which the seat is currently occupied by Rep. Darin LaHood. Deters made the annou

CENTRAL ILLINOIS PROUD - 2017-11-20 18:18:33

How decades of bad decisions broke GE

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - General Electric has been a piston of the American economic engine for 125 years. It pioneered the light bulb and the jet engine. It survived the Great Depression, the dot-com crash and the 2008 financial meltdown. But now GE faces a different kind of challenge -- a nightmare c

CENTRAL ILLINOIS PROUD - 2017-11-20 15:53:39

Thanksgiving week begins with falling gas prices

As we head into the Thanksgiving holiday travel week, there is good news at the gas pump. Gasbuddy.com reports prices have fallen four cents in the past week to $2.57 a gallon. That is still 62 cents higher than we paid just one year ago, and 16 cents higher than just one month ago. The national

WEEK.COM - 2017-11-20 15:26:00

Trump rally set for Tuesday at Giovanni's in Rockford

ROCKFORD - A free rally celebrating President Donald Trump's election a year ago will be held Tuesday at Giovanni's Restaurant & Convention Center. Although the website accepting reservations for the event says an appearance by Steve Bannon, former Trump strategist and executive chairman of Breitbar

ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR - 2017-11-19 14:00:00

Smoke alarms alert occupants of residential fire in Rockford

ROCKFORD - Smoke alarms that sounded and the smell of smoke alerted occupants of a home at 3501 Modesto Drive shortly before 12:30 a.m. Monday. Rockford Fire Department said the accidental fire was caused by flames from a hidden area around a wooden fireplace enclosure. No one was injured. Damage is

ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR - 2017-11-20 13:17:30

Gov. Rauner Primary Opponent to Appear at Rockford Pro-Trump Event Tuesday

ROCKFORD - Rep. Jeannie Ives (R-Wheaton), who is challenging Gov. Bruce Rauner for the Republican nomination for Governor of Illinois, will appear at a pro-Trump 'Make America Great Again' rally in Rockford on Tuesday rally organizers' say. The event, which will be held at Giovanni's, will also incl

MYSTATELINE.COM - 2017-11-20 17:29:21

Garage Destroyed in 2-Alarm Blaze

MACHESNEY PARK - A detached garage was destroyed in a two-alarm house fire in Machesney Park Monday morning. The call came in just before 9am for a garage fire at 213 Winona Dr. in Machesney Park. North Park Fire Department units arrived to report flames showing and immediately called for mutual ass

MYSTATELINE.COM - 2017-11-20 15:28:47

Loved Ones Say Final Goodbye To Forreston Teen Killed In Crash

FORRESTON - 16 year-old Drew Crase passed away earlier this week in a rollover car crash. Sunday, he was laid to rest. Hundreds gathered to say their goodbyes to the young Forreston cardinal. Crase was a junior at Forreston High School. His visitation and funeral held at the building who's hallways

MYSTATELINE.COM - 2017-11-20 18:38:30

Local groups partner with the Rockford Police to serve food to the homeless

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- Hundreds of underprivileged and homeless community members had the chance to eat a free Thanksgiving dinner Saturday evening at the District 2 Police Station. The Rockford Police Department partnered with the Fatherhood Encouragement Project and Food 4 Fuel to bring the seco

WIFR - 2017-11-19 08:33:00

Rockford Mayor asks faith community to help end violence

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- Rockford Mayor Tom McNamara is asking members of Rockford's faith community to help lower crime in our city. It's an organization built on unity - the Rockford Interfaith Council says they recognize that there are a lot of different faiths in the community, but they say it

WIFR - 2017-11-20 06:53:00

Dancing with the Rockford Stars raises money for counseling services

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- Rockford natives, business owners, and community members had the chance to show off their dance moves while raising money for a good cause at the Dancing with the Rockford Stars event. This dancing event is the Family Counseling Services largest annual fundraiser they put o

WIFR - 2017-11-19 08:17:00

West York police ask for public's help finding 'armed and dangerous' man

West York borough police are asking for the public's help in finding a burglary and assault suspect they consider to be armed and dangerous. Eric T. Banks, 37, is wanted for his involvement in an incident where he entered a home in West York, brandished a handgun and then fired the gun as he left th

YDR.COM - 2017-11-19 23:35:16

One person shot in York City

Dispatch confirms that one person was shot in the 200 block of Union Street at around 1:30 pm Sunday afternoon. The person was taken to the hospital; their condition is currently unknown. Stay with CBS21 for updates on this developing story. Dispatch confirms that one person was shot in the 200 b

LOCAL21NEWS.COM - 2017-11-19 14:51:24

State police find marijuana in car after rollover crash in York County

EAST BERLIN, Pa. (WHTM) - One man will face charges after flipping his car while impaired, according to state police. Police responded to a crash on Bermudian Church Road around 2 a.m. Saturday where they found a car had flipped over. State police say they found they driver impaired, and also found

ABC27.COM - 2017-11-19 15:03:54

25 animals rescued from Jim Mack's Ice Cream now in sanctuaries

Jim Mack's ice cream shop in Hellam Township, the target of critics over Ricki the Bear's care in 2015, is now being criticized for the care of its remaining animals. The ice cream and mini golf business features alpacas, goats, rabbits, and more. Wochit Two years ago, Ricki the Bear was removed fr

YDR.COM - 2017-11-20 17:00:13