CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Schools in some central Illinois towns will close early as high heat and humidity continue to linger across the state.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Officials canceled the Chicago Air and Water Show Sunday because of poor visibility.
A round of scattered, strong thunderstorms earlier this week resulted in considerable hail damage to crops in some parts of Western Illinois.
UTICA, Ill. (AP) — Most of the trails at Starved Rock State Park have remained closed after a storm damaged countless trees four weeks ago.
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.