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Amtrak and Farm Truck Collide, One Air Lifted

SAVOY- One person is flown to Carle Hospital in Urbana after an Amtrak train hits the farm truck he was driving. More>>

Rantoul Man Arrested for Murder of 7 Week Old

RANTOUL- Police arrest Patrick Kennedy, 35, for murder. Kennedy was arrested at his home Thursday afternoon, for the death of a 7-week old boy. More>>

Fire Heavily Damages Restaurant in Tilton

TILTON- Fire heavily damages a Monical's Pizza in Vermilion County. More>>

Chlamydia, Gonorrhea and Syphilis are on the rise in Illinois.

Cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis are on the rise in Illinois. The news comes from the Illinois Department of Public Health.
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Some School Crime Hard to Find out About

DECATUR-There's a state law to show how much crime is in your child's school district. But the WAND I-TEAM learned the statewide reporting system has big flaws, little oversight and no enforcement. More>>

Illinois researchers to study Washington mudslide

URBANA, Ill. (AP) -- Five researchers from the University of Illinois plan to visit the site of a deadly mudslide in Washington state. More>>

Police looking for suspect involved in an afternoon armed robbery

Auburn - A bank was robbed at gunpoint on Thursday afternoon. More>>

I'll See You At The Movies

Champaign - One year after his death from cancer legendary film critic Roger Ebert has been honored with bronze statue outside of the the Virginia Theatre in Champaign.
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Firehouse Subs Donates Grant to Wapella Fire Department

Springfield - Aging vehicles, aging equipment, and very little money to buy new or to upgrade, a situation many small fire departments face. More>>

Programs get a boost from agribusiness giant

Decatur - 75 area organizations can expect an extra helping hand of $2 million from Archer Daniels Midland Company.
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Lake County School Handed Federal Award

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- An elementary school north of Chicago in Lake County has been handed a federal award for its environmentally friendly practices. More>>

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