DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — City officials in Decatur say they are releasing large quantities of water out of Lake Decatur that could lead to flooding and other problems along the Sangamon River.
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This certainly has been a winter for unusual weather, and the last couple of days have likely been the tip of the iceberg — or, in Galesburg’s case, snow pile.
Rain, wind, thunderstorms, snow, cold, and mild weather all have been experienced in the area this week alone.
CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities say no one was injured when a glass panel fell several stories onto Chicago’s famous Michigan Avenue shopping district.
MECHANICSBURG, Ill. (AP) — The National Weather Service says four possible tornadoes touched down in central Illinois, causing minor damage.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Authorities in a central Illinois community are easing voluntary water restrictions.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — At least a handful of central Illinois cities can now say this long, cold winter is officially the snowiest ever.
Mother Nature continues to be not so kind to the area, and while she’ll loosen her grip in terms of cold and snow for a few days, she’s replacing it with thunder and lightning for at least a day.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s two airports have canceled about 800 flights because of a snow storm that’s expected to dump up to 8 inches of snow in northern Illinois.
TINLEY PARK, Ill. (AP) — State Rep. Robert Rita has postponed a public hearing on expanding gambling in Illinois because of severe winter weather.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–The Illinois State Police is warning motorists to travel with caution this weekend because of continued snowfall and icy conditions.