SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — State agriculture officials say wet, cold weather has kept Illinois farmers out of their fields this spring. Only 1 percent of the corn crop has been planted.
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DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Weather has been affecting an $89 million dredging project on Lake Decatur.
Monsanto Agronomist Lance Tarchione is expecting to soon see some field work in the area.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Park officials in a central Illinois community had to remove two massive limbs from a landmark burr oak after the tree was damaged by high winds.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Draft legislation would require the state to step in with disaster aid if the federal government denies requests for help.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois’ recent bout with severe weather — and the state’s response to it — will be the focus of a seminar with WGN-TV Chief Meteorologist Tom Skilling and the director of the National Weather Service.
The sound of hail hitting your house or your car may have given you an early wake-up call yesterday, as the first real spring storm of the season caused very few problems otherwise in the Galesburg area.
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Ameren Illinois officials say crews have restored power to almost all of their customers who lose electricity during powerful storms.
The weather has caused a number of sporting events to be cancelled today. Click “Cancellations” on the left side for the latest list. Or, stay tuned to WGIL throughout the day. Also, stay with WGIL and WGIL.com for the latest weather details, with parts of the region expected to get severe weather today.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Portions of southern Illinois are being told to brace for a second round of potentially volatile storms after a possible tornado hit neighboring Missouri.