GIFFORD -- Rebuilding businesses hit by the November tornado just got a little easier.
Update: 4:10 pm, 6/27/14, Friday GIFFORD -- After a week of camp, kids are feeling better about the tornado which hit town in November.
DOUGLAS COUNTY -- The Douglas County EMA conducted a survey to find out how people were warned about the November 17, 2013, tornado.
MARION COUNTY, IN -- Some scary moments in and around Indianapolis Tuesday afternoon.
DOUGLAS COUNTY -- A recent survey says more people to turning to cellphones for weather alerts.
GIFFORD -- Getting back to normal continues here. Monday, a company handed out free plants to help in that effort.
GIFFORD -- Volunteers are wrapping up their building blitz with Habitat for Humanity.
FORSYTH -- They say lightning never strikes the same place twice, but that doesn't always hold true. One man in Our Town loves his home, rain or shine.
GIFFORD -- One family is not sure what to do since their home is in danger of collapsing nearly seven months after the tornado.
WASHINGTON -- Another town in Illinois devastated by November's tornado was Washington.
GIFFORD -- It was a beautiful day for Our Town. It was the first stop of WCIA-3's summer-long visits.
Latest: 3:09 pm, 6/6/14, Friday GIFFORD -- Habitat for Humanity has been making progress in Our Town all week long.
GIFFORD -- There are two churches in town.
GIFFORD -- Some people in town didn't have to pay a cent for lunch Tuesday.
GIFFORD -- There are a lot of other interesting things going on in town.
GIFFORD -- The buses are out in the open, but they'll soon have a new home.
GIFFORD -- It's been almost six months since a tornado ripped through town. Things are looking much different than they did in November.
SPRINGFIELD -- November 17 of last year will be a day Washington Fire Chief Mike Vaughn says he will never forget.
WASHINGTON -- Some residents are rebuilding their homes a little differently than they were before last year's tornado.
ROCKFORD -- One Illinois county has a new tool to help give more advanced warning of tornadoes and severe weather.
GIFFORD -- The town continues rebuilding and Friday, volunteers rallied to help preschool kids get back to having fun.
GIFFORD -- Five months after the tornado, people are getting some help cleaning up.
Update: 10:06 pm, 4/5/14, Saturday GIFFORD -- Since the November tornadoes, it's not common to see a tree in town anymore.
ILLINOIS -- Many businesses never rebuild after disaster strikes. That is why a local lawmaker is proposing big breaks for small businesses affected by tornadoes.
GIFFORD -- People are still trying to pick up the pieces after the devastating tornado.
GIFFORD -- It's been over four months since a tornado ravaged the town.
Update: 4:07 pm, 3/24/14, Monday GIFFORD -- There are some new faces in town this week.
WASHINGTON -- Farmers are battling more than just the frozen ground.
GIFFORD -- Tornado sirens are up and running again; and could be heard during a drill at 10 am, Tuesday.
GIFFORD -- State leaders are taking action after bad news from the federal government. FEMA isn't giving money to any Illinois communities to help rebuild infrastructure after the tornado.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is releasing a $45 million dollar relief package for areas affected by the November tornadoes.
ILLINOIS -- For the second time, FEMA has denied the state's appeal for funding to help towns affected by November's tornadoes.
Update: 5:58 pm, 3/4/14, Tuesday GIFFORD -- The last time kids here heard sirens, it was the real thing.
TAZEWELL COUNTY -- Three months have passed since tragedy struck Pekin, East Peoria and Washington.
GIFFORD -- Some normalcy is returning to town. The Premier Cooperative Grain Elevator is going to be rebuilt.
WASHINGTON -- A routine test will be anything but next week.
MECHANICSBURG -- A survey team from the National Weather Service (NWS) is busy looking at damage caused by Thursday's storm.
PEORIA -- Victims from the November tornado are getting items they've been living without.
GIFFORD -- As many of us struggle to shake off the winter chill, some families are more anxious than ever to get rid of this weather.
GIFFORD -- Officials say last year's tornado caused more damage than first thought.
Update: 4:38 pm, 1/31/14, Friday ILLINOIS -- Towns denied federal disaster assistance after November's tornado outbreak could have a second chance to claim benefits.
Update: 10:05 pm GIFFORD -- It's been a long road for families in this community.
Update: 10:06 pm, 1/23/14, Thursday ILLINOIS -- Good news for people trying to rebuild after November's tornadoes.
WASHINGTON -- National American Legion members are helping rebuild hope.
Update: 10:05 pm, 1/18/14, Saturday GIFFORD -- Another woman received help from FEMA.
TUSCOLA -- A community is helping out a family who lost nearly everything during November's storms.
GIFFORD -- It's been a windy day across much of Central Illinois, including here.
Update: 12:00 pm, 1/16/14, Thursday BLOOMINGTON -- Organizers for a benefit concert hope people who have tickets will do the right thing.
ILLINOIS -- FEMA's decision to give only $12-million to tornado victims isn't sitting well with Illinois' senators.
CERRO GORDO -- This Kid to Know wants people in Gifford to know they're not alone.