Summer Surge In Child Respiratory Illnesses A Worrying Sign For The Months Ahead

PEORIA — A doctor at the OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois in Peoria says she’s concerned about how the upcoming fall and winter might play out with the unusual recent surge in pediatric respiratory illnesses. Dr. Michele Beekman is a pediatric hospitalist at the Children’s Hospital of Illinois, and an associate professor of clinical […]

Update: 20-Year-Old Man Wounded In Green St. Shooting

Post updated August 22 at 4:45 p.m. CHAMPAIGN – Police in Champaign are looking for the person who shot a 20-year-old man along busy Green Street late Saturday night. In a press release, Champaign police say they responded to shots fired in the 100 block of East Green Street just before 11:30 p.m. Officers arrived […]