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Studstill Media Home Lawn and Garden Weekend

The Studstill Media Home Lawn and Garden Show returns to the Peru Mall this weekend. It’s the largest and longest running show of its kind in the area with nearly 40 Vendors. In addition to helping you plan spring projects, they will have show only specials on their products and services. ...Read more

Tornado Hits Ottawa/Naplate Area

A Tornado described by the National Weather Service as large and dangerous has caused wide-spread damage in the Naplate and Ottawa areas.  Numerous news sources are reporting at least one-fatality.  Search and Rescue teams are searching damaged buildings for victims possibly trapped in damaged ...Read more

Tornado Hits Ottawa/Naplate Area

A Tornado described by the National Weather Service as large and dangerous has caused wide-spread damage in the Naplate and Ottawa areas.  Numerous news sources are reporting at least one-fatality.  Search and Rescue teams are searching damaged buildings for victims possibly trapped in damaged ...Read more

Woman Struck by Car at State Park

A Suburban Chicago woman was flown to a Peoria hospital after being struck by a vehicle at Starved Rock State Park.   Illinois State Police say 26 year old Ingrid T Hernandez of Berwyn was being dropped off at the Lodge by 46 year old Ingrid S. Arcos when the accident happened around ...Read more