UTICA, Ill. (AP) — Most of the trails at Starved Rock State Park have remained closed after a storm damaged countless trees four weeks ago.
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Experts say what has so far been a cool, wet summer is probably limiting West Nile virus in Illinois.
OAK LAWN, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has approved legislation aimed at tackling flooding around Illinois and protecting drinking water.
GRAFTON, Ill. (AP) — Ferry and vehicle traffic around western Illinois and eastern Missouri is returning to normal now that the rain-swollen Mississippi and Illinois rivers are receding.
EAST MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — Roughly half of the property owners affected by recent flooding near East Moline are pursuing relief through the city’s recovery package.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — The Rhythm City Casino in Davenport is reopening after being closed for two weeks because of flooding concerns along the Mississippi River.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Illinois Department of Transportation says two bridges over the Mississippi River at St. Louis have reopened after being struck by a barge trying to navigate the rain-swollen river.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Coast Guard has closed down a stretch of the Mississippi River near St. Louis to recreational boats because of the waterway’s high levels.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Mississippi River is starting to go down in most places, but flood problems persist for a few unprotected communities.
UTICA, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Conservation Police officers issued 23 citations to hikers who ventured into restricted areas at Starved Rock State Park during the holiday weekend.