Jesse Miller from the U of I joins us to talk about MRE's (Meals Ready to Eat) and how the heating element inside each one works to serve hot and ready meals to our military.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Before the cold kicked in, it was a beautiful day and many people were outdoors taking advantage.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The cost of propane to heat your home could go up this winter.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Winter is just around the corner and if you thought it was expensive to heat your home last year, it's getting worse this year.
SPRINGFIELD -- As temperatures fall, more of us are cranking on the heat. Many people need help paying for it.
ILLINOIS -- Home heating bills are expected to increase this winter for most Americans.