Chillicothe http://peoriapublicradio.org en Peoria Area EMS Medical Director stepping down http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/peoria-area-ems-medical-director-stepping-down <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Peoria Area EMS Medical Director is stepping down. </span>OSF<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Saint Francis Medical Center announced Cheryl </span>Colbenson’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> resignation is effective July </span>1st<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. She’s leaving to complete a fellowship in Integrative Medicine.</span></p><div> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 17:28:50 +0000 Denise Molina 7144 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Peoria Area EMS Medical Director stepping down County holds flood meeting in Chillicothe http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/county-holds-flood-meeting-chillicothe <p>More than 100 residents from the Chillicothe area learned about local recovery efforts following last week’s flooding. &nbsp;Peoria County held an informational meeting to answer questions and update residents on how to deal with property damage. &nbsp;Assistant Peoria County Administrator Scott Sorrel says that officials want residents to remember two main points in the coming weeks:</p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 03:47:10 +0000 Alex Rusciano 4800 at http://peoriapublicradio.org County holds flood meeting in Chillicothe Flooding precaution urged for Peoria, Tazewell County residents http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/flooding-precaution-urged-peoria-tazewell-county-residents <p></p><div><p> The rising levels on the Illinois River could pose a significant risk to residents living around Chillicothe and Rome. &nbsp;Peoria County says the Illinois River is expected to crest at nearly 30-feet by Monday night. &nbsp;The County says residents in those areas should be prepared to leave their homes if needed. Peoria County says it will send representatives into flooded areas in the coming weeks to conduct damage assessments. &nbsp;</p></div><p> Sat, 20 Apr 2013 02:50:30 +0000 Alex Rusciano 4287 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Flooding precaution urged for Peoria, Tazewell County residents AMT to provide permanent service in Chillicothe http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/amt-provide-permanent-service-chillicothe <p></p> Mon, 18 Feb 2013 23:09:27 +0000 Alex Rusciano 1157 at http://peoriapublicradio.org