Denise Molina-Weiger http://peoriapublicradio.org en Emergency Preparedness Exercise scheduled near PIA http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/emergency-preparedness-exercise-scheduled-near-pia <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: 'Courier New'; font-size: 16px; line-height: 2; white-space: pre-wrap;">Anyone driving near the General Wayne Downing Peoria International Airport Saturday morning may notice a number of emergency responders flooding the area. </span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Denise Molina-Weiger & Tanya Koonce 21590 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Emergency Preparedness Exercise scheduled near PIA Replacing Taft Homes a top PHA priority for 2014 http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/replacing-taft-homes-top-pha-priority-2014 <div>The Peoria Housing Authority is hoping for some help in building new variety of housing to replace Taft Homes.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">It's the highest priority of the agency's 2014 goals.&nbsp;</span></div><p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 18:26:38 +0000 Denise Molina-Weiger & Tanya Koonce 17378 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Replacing Taft Homes a top PHA priority for 2014 Washington Tornado Information and How to Donate http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/washington-tornado-information-and-how-donate <p><strong>Access</strong></p><p></p><p> Sat, 23 Nov 2013 05:58:31 +0000 Denise Molina-Weiger, Daryl Scott & Alex Rusciano & Tanya Koonce 15349 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Washington Tornado Information and How to Donate Washington update and East Peoria tornado damage assessment complete http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/washington-update-and-east-peoria-tornado-damage-assessment-complete <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Weather condition may slow progress on the recovery efforts in Washington. Peoria Public Radio's Alex Rusciano has an update on the latest recovery and cleanup efforts following Sunday's tornado:&nbsp;</span></div><p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 01:18:52 +0000 Denise Molina-Weiger & Alex Rusciano & Tanya Koonce 15239 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Washington update and East Peoria tornado damage assessment complete Updated Storm Relief Information http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/updated-storm-relief-information <p dir="ltr">&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Storm Relief Information &nbsp;</strong></p><p></p><p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 23:55:09 +0000 Daryl Scott & Denise Molina-Weiger 15184 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Updated Storm Relief Information Tornadoes Level Homes Across Tri-County Area http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/tornadoes-level-homes-across-tri-county-area <p style="margin-top:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;margin-bottom:0.0001pt"><span style="font-family:'Courier New'">Heavy storms and at least one tornado ripped through Central Illinois <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_449996760" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ">Sunday</span></span> morning. Peoria Public Radio's&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family:'Courier New'">Alex Rusciano reports the storms devastated parts of Washington.</span></p><p style="margin-top:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;margin-bottom:0.0001pt">&nbsp;</p> Sun, 17 Nov 2013 21:48:51 +0000 Daryl Scott, Alex Rusciano & Denise Molina-Weiger 15065 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Tornadoes Level Homes Across Tri-County Area New Don't Shoot indictments http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/new-dont-shoot-indictments <div>12 alleged members of Peoria’s ‘Zone 4’ gang have been indicted in federal court. It’s the second round-up of the anti-violence program called Don’t Shoot.&nbsp;</div><p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 21:58:22 +0000 Denise Molina-Weiger & Tanya Koonce 14072 at http://peoriapublicradio.org New Don't Shoot indictments Peoria health fair to stress fitness, finance and health care http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/peoria-health-fair-stress-fitness-finance-and-health-care <p></p><div>METEC is offering a Health and Wellness Fair Saturday in Peoria. &nbsp;The non-profit group is partnering with housing officials, fitness experts and insurance companies to offer the event from 9 to 2 at the METEC Resource Center. &nbsp;Doretha Jamison is with METEC. &nbsp;She says the goal of the fair is to make residents aware of ways to boost their quality of life:</div><p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 21:22:23 +0000 Denise Molina-Weiger & Alex Rusciano 13230 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Peoria health fair to stress fitness, finance and health care Topinka kicks off re-election campaign in Peoria http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/topinka-kicks-re-election-campaign-peoria <p>Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka stopped through Peoria as part of the kick-off of her re-election campaign. Topinka was flanked by area Republican lawmakers during her so-called, “Common Sense Express” Tour.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 12:14:49 +0000 Denise Molina-Weiger 11988 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Topinka kicks off re-election campaign in Peoria Peoria Zoo tiger dies of fungal infection http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/peoria-zoo-tiger-dies-fungal-infection <p>Last week’s death of a female tiger at the Peoria Zoo was caused by a fungal infection. That’s according to necropsy results that were finalized this week.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 19:32:42 +0000 Denise Molina-Weiger 11102 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Peoria Zoo tiger dies of fungal infection