Tazewell County http://peoriapublicradio.org en Tazewell County aims to reduce teen drinking http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/tazewell-county-aims-reduce-teen-drinking <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: 'Courier New'; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 2;">The </span>Tazewell<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: 'Courier New'; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 2;"> Teen Initiative is hosting a Town Hall meeting at Tremont High School Tuesday night. The event runs from 7:00p.m. to 8:30p.m. and is sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:36:39 +0000 Alex Rusciano & Tanya Koonce & Tamie Yost 21433 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Tazewell County aims to reduce teen drinking Coroner rules Tazewell County death a homicide http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/coroner-rules-tazewell-county-death-homicide <div>The Tazewell County Coroner is ruling the death of 66-year-old Carole Levin a homicide. James Baldi says he made the decision after considering signs of starvation and dehydration when Levin’s body was found last summer. He says he hopes the case can help residents be more vigilant about checking on elderly friends and neighbors:&nbsp;</div><p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 00:42:22 +0000 Alex Rusciano 20566 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Coroner rules Tazewell County death a homicide Tornado victims share a night at the PRM http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/tornado-victims-share-night-prm <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Courier New'; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 2;">People affected by the November 17, 2013 tornadoes were invited to a special kick-off event last night at the Peoria Riverfront Museum. About 40 people attended, many young families, to share their stories following the disaster.</span></p><p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 05:08:29 +0000 Tanya Koonce 18134 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Tornado victims share a night at the PRM Inside a FEMA Disaster Help Center http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/inside-fema-disaster-help-center <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s been more than 60 days since tornadoes tore through the Midwest November, 17, 2014. More than 2,600 people have already registered for individual FEMA recovery assistance statewide.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Tanya Koonce 17864 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Inside a FEMA Disaster Help Center Tazewell County gets helps from the SBA and a disaster recover center http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/tazewell-county-gets-helps-sba-and-disaster-recover-center <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">People impacted by the November </span>17th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> tornadoes are being encouraged to register with the Small Business Administration in addition to FEMA. </span></div><div> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 01:09:01 +0000 Tanya Koonce 15930 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Tazewell County gets helps from the SBA and a disaster recover center Accessing federal tornado relief funds http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/accessing-federal-tornado-relief-funds-0 <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>FEMA officials encourage anyone displaced or directly impacted by the November 17th tornadoes to register for disaster relief.&nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 06:08:07 +0000 Tanya Koonce 15820 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Accessing federal tornado relief funds Volunteers still needed in tornado zones http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/volunteers-still-needed-tornado-zones <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">East Peoria, Pekin and Washington continue post-tornado debris removal and volunteers are still needed.&nbsp;</span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 01:38:28 +0000 Tanya Koonce 15755 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Volunteers still needed in tornado zones 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 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 Prescription discount card to help Tazewell County residents http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/prescription-discount-card-help-tazewell-county-residents <p></p><p>Tazewell County residents without prescription drug coverage can now use another free card for savings. Wed, 31 Jul 2013 22:34:51 +0000 Orko Manna 9721 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Prescription discount card to help Tazewell County residents