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CAFO lawsuit
by: Peoria Story ~ 1 day, 19 hrs. ago.
<p><span style="font-size: 13pt;">PEORIA, IL -- From a news release: </span></p><p>< ;span style="font-size: 13pt;">Community Lawsuit Against Industrial Hog Ope...

CMI Marketing Campaign Reveals Possible Future Air Service for Central Illinois
by: Peoria Station ~ 3 days, 17 hrs. ago.
Today’s News-Gazette updates us on plans for a marketing campaign designed to increase air service at Champaign’s Willard Airport. The University of Illinois owns and manages the airport. Plans are to co...

TP&W Engine Leads IMRR Train on TZPR Track
by: Peoria Station ~ 4 days ago.
Got that? Greenwich, Connecticut-based Genesee & Wyoming Inc. owns three local shortlines – the Illinois & Midland Railroad IMRR), Tazewell & Peoria Railroad (TZPR, leases the Peoria & Pekin Un...

"It all goes by so fast" isn't all a bunch of crap
by: Writing - It's My Thing ~ 6 days ago.
In less than two weeks, my eight pound, 15 ounce, bald, beautiful, bouncing baby boy will graduate from high school.Let me rephrase that.In less than two weeks, my six foot, five inch, curly-haired, beautiful 17-yea...

PIA Int’l Terminal Update
by: Peoria Station ~ 1 week, 1 day ago.
Peoria International Airport’s new Federal Inspection Service (FIS) facility is rising rapidly. The two photos below were taken early Sunday evening. Note the two concrete pillars in the second photo. These ar...

All good things must come to an end
by: Valley & Bluff ~ 1 week, 3 days ago.
Well, I suppose it is official now.I’ve been telephoning and exchanging emails with owner Joe Kosmin. As a result, I’ve started as the first-ever News Editor at I’m responsib...

Ask Peoria Station
by: Peoria Station ~ 1 week, 3 days ago.
Time for some Q & A. Ask any transportation/industry-related question. As always, if I don’t know the answer to your question, I’ll find an answer. - David P. Jordan......

Save the arts, report sex offenders to the police
by: Peoria Story ~ 1 week, 4 days ago.
<p><span style="font-size: 13pt;">PEORIA, IL -- The Peoria District 150 School Board on May 12 heard adults and students plead to save arts programs, as the board decides which programs get the...

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by: Valley & Bluff ~ 1 week, 4 days ago.
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Obama trade bill revived after bipartisan deal sets new votes
by: Valley & Bluff ~ 1 week, 5 days ago.
From the Washington Times:The trade deal was back on track Wednesday afternoon, just a day after hitting the skids in a Democratic filibuster, after leaders struck a bipartisan agreement to move forward.Democratic s...

Vatican to recognize Palestinian State in new treaty
by: Valley & Bluff ~ 1 week, 5 days ago.
From The New York Times:ROME — The Vatican said Wednesday that it had concluded a treaty to recognize Palestinian statehood, a symbolic but significant step welcomed by Palestinians but upsetting to the Israel...

Peoria, Illinois - All-American Rumble City
by: Merle Widmer's PEORIA WATCH ~ 1 week, 6 days ago.
Possible the worst streets, curbs, etc., in the nation. And the problem is that they will remain that way. Why? Not enough money ($200 million finally DEMANDED of Peoria by the EPA to remedy the dumping of billions ...

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