Woodford Times - Peoria, IL

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Updated Feb 10, 2016 at 8:50 PM

SPRINGFIELD — Returning to the city where he announced his run for the presidency nine years ago, President Barack Obama on Wednesday called for more cooperative politics before an Illinois state government that’s been bitterly divided for months.

Updated Jan 29, 2016 at 9:35 PM

PEORIA — A day after another dismal earnings report, Caterpillar Inc. announced the reduction of 670 jobs — 350 of them affecting employees at the company’s East Peoria campus — and five plant closings —...

Posted Jan 22, 2016 at 3:30 PM

PEORIA — Lower gas prices, while overwhelmingly popular among motorists, also have their down side for those producing ethanol or electric cars.

Posted Jan 22, 2016 at 3:30 PM

PEORIA — The decline in the price of oil has been a boon for motorists but not for Caterpillar Inc.

Updated Jan 20, 2016 at 10:57 PM

PEORIA — The Illinois Commerce Commission has wrapped up its investigation of Ameren Illinois’ response to an ice storm last month that knocked out power to tens of thousands for days.

Updated Dec 31, 2015 at 10:18 PM

PEORIA — After an overnight stay in a Peoria hotel on the third night her Rolling Acres home was without electricity, Sandra Mitchell began to lose her optimism.

Posted Dec 1, 2015 at 6:30 PM

EUREKA — Woodford County voters could see two contested primary races on their 2016 ballots, candidate filings reveal.

Posted Nov 17, 2015 at 10:00 AM

EUREKA — Eureka College announced Tuesday a change in administration, creating a new position of chancellor and appointment of Jamel Santa Cruz Bell as the institution’s interim president, the first woman and first African...

Posted Nov 16, 2015 at 4:30 PM

EUREKA — As Officer Andrew Burgess exits his squad car, he slides his finger over a small, black box clipped to his uniform tie.

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