Illinois flooding http://peoriapublicradio.org en State requesting Federal Distaster Area assistance http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/state-requesting-federal-distaster-area-assistance <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Governor Pat Quinn is asking for federal help in the recovery after this spring’s flooding.</span></p> Thu, 09 May 2013 20:34:35 +0000 Chris Slaby 5334 at http://peoriapublicradio.org State requesting Federal Distaster Area assistance Clean up continues after last month's floods http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/clean-continues-after-last-months-floods <p></p><div>Clean-up continues after last month's floods. IPR’S Jenna Dooley has more on efforts in LaSalle County where hundreds of students are still in temporary classrooms:</div><div></div><div>JoEllen Fuller laughs nervously when asked how last month's floods damaged Marseilles Elementary School:</div><div> Thu, 09 May 2013 12:16:08 +0000 Denise Molina 5304 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Clean up continues after last month's floods