carp http://peoriapublicradio.org en Carp stakeholders push for Peoria processing plant http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/carp-stakeholders-push-peoria-processing-plant <p></p><div>The Peoria area needs a facility to process carp from the Illinois River. &nbsp;That's the message from government and fishing industry officials during a meeting to talk about the invasive fish. &nbsp;The nearest processing facility is in Thomson, Illinois. &nbsp;Area fisherman Orion Briney says having a local facility would boost his bottom line:</div><p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 21:37:08 +0000 Alex Rusciano 12475 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Carp stakeholders push for Peoria processing plant Fishing on a golf course http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/fishing-golf-course <p>The massive flooding along the Illinois River is surging into homes, businesses and public spaces. While some residents leave their properties as the waters rise, others in Central Illinois are making the best of the flooding, if not taking advantage of the situation. &nbsp;Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports:</p><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><div>&nbsp;</div> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 01:51:05 +0000 Alex Rusciano 4409 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Fishing on a golf course