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Springfield police arrest 5 after car crash

SPRINGFIELD - Springfield police made five arrests Tuesday night following a high-speed chase between two cars that ended with one of the cars crashing and rolling over, coming to a stop on top of three vehicles at a car dealership. More>>

Federal agencies investigating downtown Springfield pipe bomb

SPRINGFIELD - A Secretary of State Police bomb squad disabled a pipe bomb after it was found outside of a downtown Springfield restaurant, and now federal agencies are investigating the incident. More>>

Ohio-based company to restore Scovill Zoo carousel

DECATUR - An Ohio company that hand-carved animal figures for a carousel at a central Illinois zoo over 10 years ago is giving those figures a touch-up this week. More>>

University of Illinois planning to open office in India next summer

URBANA - In an attempt to handle the University of Illinois' partnerships with institutions and companies in India, the school is planning to open an office in India by the end of next summer. More>>

Peoria library placed on National Register of Historic Places

PEORIA - A library in Peoria has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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Central Illinois Sports Report with Elise Menaker: Multi-Sport Athlete Keegan McHood

Central Illinois Sports Report with Elise Menaker: Multi-Sport Athlete Keegan McHood

Baseball is a game where size doesn't really matter, but it can sometimes give you an advantage.
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Police investigate early-morning Urbana shooting

URBANA - Urbana police are seeking information on a shooting that occurred during the early-morning hours of Wednesday, July 30. More>>

Illinois issues nondiscrimination reminders to insurers

SPRINGFIELD - Insurers have been cautioned by the state of Illinois about discriminating against transgender people. More>>

Illinois tourism officials to release economic impact numbers on tour

DECATUR - The Office of Tourism at the Illinois Department of Commerce is kicking off a five-day, 16 stop "Road Show" tour at the Lincoln Log Courthouse in Decatur on July 30 at 11:30 a.m. More>>

Eastern Illinois Parrot Head Club to host benefit concert

CHAMPAIGN - The Eastern Illinois Parrot Head Club has chosen Developmental Services Center as the beneficiary to its tenth-annual "C-U in the Prairibbean" benefit concert, which takes place on August 2 at the Orpheum Children's Science Museum in downtown Champaign. More>>

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