CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- State regulators approved the final route for a new Ameren transmission line.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Fog caused a massive pileup on I-57 near Peotone.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Drivers aren't having an easy ride home. The roads are still covered in slush and ice.
Update: 10:02 pm, 2/12/14, Wednesday CHAMPAIGN -- Cars are being banged up around town because potholes cover the roads.
CHAMPAIGN -- One of the events people are excited about during the Winter Games is hockey, especially those who are just beginning their careers in the sport.
SPRINGFIELD -- Someone in Central Illinois could be $400,000 richer after buying a winning Lucky Day Lotto ticket!
CHAMPAIGN -- Gold medalist ice sculptor Aaric Kendall, from Central Illinois, has been turning ice into art for years.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- When it comes to plowing and treating roads, area counties have been working around-the-clock to keep them clear and free.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Icy conditions are being blamed for a deadly accident Thursday morning.
Update: 6:02 pm CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- When this weather hits, it's not all about the snow.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- The cold weather could take a toll on your pet's paws.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- There may be one good effect from all the cold weather. Doctors say the frigid temperatures have indirectly put a small freeze on the flu virus.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- The price of gas is also headed higher.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Before the cold kicked in, it was a beautiful day and many people were outdoors taking advantage.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Tuesday is the seventh snow day of the school year for some students.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Getting home from work Tuesday afternoon was much easier than getting to work in the morning.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- A lot of people are still talking about snow rollers.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Bald eagles are making a comeback in the Land of Lincoln.
DECATUR -- There's yet another negative impact from this week's storm.
CHAMPAIGN -- As clean up from the winter storm continues around Central Illinois, the focus is shifting from snow to cars.
CHAMPAIGN -- Roads are not the only concern in these frigid temperatures.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lots of families in Central Illinois are relying on federal assistance to rebuild their lives after last month's tornadoes.
ILLINOIS -- Millions of dollars will go toward rehabbing roads in Central Illinois.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Disaster victims are getting help from FEMA.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Snow, ice and cold temperatures make a dangerous mix for roads.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The first blast of ice and snow could be headed our way.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- The search is on for a new judge.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- There's a big need for food, not just now, but 365-days a year.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- They have inspired us, made us laugh and sometimes, even cry. But, one thing these Angels Among Us have in common, they are amazing people. I started thinking, what ever happened to that one? Or, how did that story end? That's why we're here to find out where they are now.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- A Facebook page has been created to reunite owners with pets lost during the storm.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Millions of dollars will be headed to victims for relief. It's part of a new grant.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- The Red Cross is heavily involved in volunteer efforts.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- There are ways to sign up to volunteer to help storm victims. There are also drives taking place to collect the items they need most.
ILLINOIS -- Governor Quinn has declared seven counties as disaster areas. They include Champaign, Grundy, Lasalle, Massac, Tazewell, Washington and Woodford.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- This isn't the first time violent weather has ripped the area apart.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Several semi-trucks overturned in the high winds on I-57, south of Tuscola.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Severe weather has leveled at least two towns in the state.
CHAMPAIGN -- When an ambulance responds to a 911 call, it's loaded with medicine, bandages and all sorts of equipment. But, nowadays, it includes smart phones and tablets.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Family clashes come out more strongly during the holidays than other times of the year.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- The time of cheap gas has come to an end in parts of the state.
Update: 10:12 pm CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- The cheaper, the better is true when discussing gas prices.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Not everyone got to go trick-or-treating on Halloween.
Update: 8:57 pm CHAMPAIGN -- Halloween was one of the wettest of the year and for kids in Central Illinois it fell on the worst possible day.
NATIONAL -- Some of the smartest workers in the country are in Champaign-Urbana.
SPRINGFIELD -- Students around the country embraced differences at school Tuesday.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Many people struggle with their finances and don't know where to turn for help. Now you can get help for free.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Local police are offering tips to keep kids safe this Halloween.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Here are some pictures of your favorite furry friend dressed up for Halloween.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Police are continuing the fight against substance abuse.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Oil prices are low which is putting gas prices below $3 across the U.S., including right here.