Murdered 8-year-old Normal girl was afraid to go home, watchdog says

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WEEK) — An 8-year-old girl from Normal who was allegedly killed by her stepmother said she was afraid to go home after coming to school with a broken

ICYMI: Trained

Gym memberships skyrocket around the first of the  year with people wanting to get their body back in shape for their new year’s resolutions, but

SPECIAL REPORT: Signs of Sex Trafficking

Tonight 25 News is Digging Deeper into the world of human sex trafficking, specifically, it’s ever growing presence in Central Illinois. Statistics point to an

DIGGING DEEPER: Light Up: Let Go

While the medical marijuana experiment has been underway in Illinois for three years, using that medicine could cost you your job. A 25News Digging Deeper

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Briefly cool & dry

Briefly cool & dry

Finally, a day of dry weather is in store, but only one… Monday, we’ll start breezy with temps bottoming in

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Limestone teacher accused of sexual harassment, lawsuit filed against school district

 UPDATE: Peoria County Sheriff Brian Asbell confirms his department will be handling the criminal case. An order of protection

Potholes & diversity top list of voter desires for new city council

Change isn’t just around the horseshoe; it’s around the corner. Early voting is underway and in just over 24 hours,

Residents eat, support a good cause at Peoria WingFest

Wing connoisseurs and lovers alike came out for some chicken wings at the 4th annual Peoria WingFest on Sunday. Restaurants

Driver killed in I-55 crash near Shirley

FUNKS GROVE, IL (WEEK) – A man is dead after a car crash on Interstate 55 early Sunday morning. McLean

Peoria Notre Dame Coach laid to rest

Funeral arrangements for the late Peoria Notre Dame Coach Sean Gillen took place Saturday. Gillen passed away after going into