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Reports: Authorities disrupt cyber group that targeted Fulton County
(The Center Square) — Federal and international authorities say they have disrupted the operations of a hacker group that targeted Fulton County and took its systems offline, reports suggest. According to a statement, Fulton County officials detected suspicious activity on its network, leading to widespread system outages. Reports have identified LockBit as the culprit for Fulton County's attack. On Tuesday, the FBI and United Kingdom's National Crime Agency said it...
Roads closed in Pekin for traffic accident
PEKIN, Ill. (WMBD)– An accident near Veterans Street and Court Street in Pekin has closed traffic. It is unknown if there are any injuries.
The 67th annual Fulton County Town & Country Art Show is around the corner in Canton
It is that time of year when artists from the Canton and Fulton County area get to show off their work in an art show open to the public. The 67th annual Fulton County Town & Country Art Show, sponsored by the Canton Park District, will be held March 9-10. Exhibits and displays will be at the Donaldson Community Center, located at Wallace Park, 250 South Avenue D, in Canton.
Today the gas price is close to $3.49 in Canton as of 2024-02-20. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Firefighter arrested for alleged DUI, two years after admitting to drinking and driving firetruck
PEORIA (25News Now) - Illinois State Police arrested a Peoria firefighter for allegedly driving under the influence and other driving offenses Sunday morning. This comes just shy of the two-year anniversary of the then Bartonville volunteer firefighter driving a fire department rescue vehicle to an emergency call after drinking. Firefighter...
Savor the Flavors: Top 4 Italian Eateries to Visit in Pekin
This article presents a guide to four exquisite Italian restaurants in Beijing. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Pekin Schools to Host Town Hall Meetings to Discuss Four-Day School Week
The Pekin Community School District will be hosting a pair of town hall meetings to discuss possibly changing its calendar to a four-day school week. The meetings will be held in the Pekin High School Gymnasium on Wednesday, February 21, and Friday, March 1 at 6:00 PM. Superintendent Derek Phillips...
Heartland Health Services put ARPA funding into action, eye future plans for patient fitness
Heartland Health Services is expanding its services and celebrating the success of some new outreach programs around the Greater Peoria area. The Federally Qualified Health Center operates several locations throughout Peoria and Pekin. The centers cover everything from primary care, integrative care and behavioral health psychological support to specialty services like podiatry, sports medicine and obstetrics.
Bomber Boys To Begin Postseason On Road In Farmington
MACOMB, IL – After closing out the 2023-24 regular season with a 24-5 record, the Bomber Varsity Boys basketball squad will be playing taking to the court for the Regional Semifinal round of the Canton Sectional on Wednesday evening in Farmington. Macomb enters the game with a #2 seed,...
Man accused of home repair fraud in Peoria also faces similar charge in Woodford County
EUREKA, Ill. – A man not yet officially facing charges in Peoria County for alleged home repair fraud, has pleaded not guilty to similar charges in Woodford County. Court records indicate Nicholas Hamby, 37, pleaded not guilty in Woodford County to a felony charge of Home Repair Fraud there.
Real estate sales in Peoria, Tazewell and Woodford counties for Feb. 18, 2024
These real estate transactions, recorded the week of Feb. 5, are compiled from information on file with Peoria, Tazewell and Woodford counties. They represent sales of $78,000 or more. PEORIA COUNTY. 3521 N. Gale Ave., Peoria: Delia E. Torres and Elba and Jaime Quezade to Samuel D. Bruce, $79,200. 317...
Pekin park getting much needed facelift thanks to state grant
With the help of a $210,500 Open Land Acquisition and Development (OSLAD) grant, the Pekin Park District is planning to give one of the city’s neighborhood parks a much-needed facelift. “The last few years, we have been replacing our neighborhood playgrounds because they are 15 to 20 years old...
Fulton County Board Meeting on Feb 21: Key Discussions on Police Services Contract and Union Contracts
The Fulton County Board will meet on February 21, 2024, at Courthouse-Rm 201 in Lewistown, IL. The meeting starts at 5:30 PM. The agenda includes accepting minutes, modifying the agenda, and public remarks. Public members need to give written notice before addressing the board.
Upcoming Fulton County Board Meeting at Courthouse on February 21, 2024
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE! Please note that there will be a Fulton County Board meeting scheduled for February 21, 2024, at 5:30 PM at the Fulton County Courthouse Room 201, 100 N Main Street, Lewistown, IL.Visit here for more details.
Several local police departments took a swim in freezing cold temperatures for a great cause
PEORIA (25News Now) - Nearly 145 people registered for the 2024 Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge for Special Olympics on Saturday outside of Kelleher’s Irish Pub in downtown Peoria--doubling the number of registrants from last year. The Polar Plunge is a fundraiser where multiple teams jump into cold...
'Old boy’s club' highlights racial undertones in Fani Willis hearing
Charles Coleman, civil rights attorney, and Melissa Redmon, former Fulton County district attorney, highlight how race is at play in the courtroom during Fulton County D.A. Fani Willis’ misconduct hearing. “There was a level of exclusion from the good old boys club that Mr. Wade and particularly Fani Willis, as a woman, do not enjoy," Coleman says.
Seasonal Landscaping Assistant Position Open at Canton City: Local Residents Encouraged to Apply
Canton City is hiring a part-time seasonal landscaping assistant. The job involves maintaining Jones Park, City Hall, and other city properties. Tasks include raking, mulching, planting, weeding, and watering for 10-20 hours per week from March to October.
Man charged after allegedly causing fatal crash
PEORIA (25News Now) - A man who police say ran a stop sign at a high rate of speed and hit another vehicle has been charged in the fatal crash. The Peoria County State’s Attorney’s Office says 51-year-old Vanda C. Terrell was charged with aggravated DUI causing death, aggravated discharge of a firearm and unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon in the Wednesday night crash that left 46-year-old Wardrick Millburn dead.
Knox County, IL High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 19
Want to know how to stream high school basketball games in Knox County, Illinois today? We have you covered here. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Knox County, Illinois High School Boys Basketball Games Today.
Homes in Fulton County sold for lower prices recently: See how much here
Newly released data for November shows that potential buyers and sellers in Fulton County saw houses sell for lower than the previous month's median sale price of $119,500. The median home sold for $95,500, an analysis of data from Realtor.com shows. That means November, the most recent month for which figures are available, was down 20.1% from October.