Rev. William Marston (PEORIA, IL.)

PEORIA, IL. - Rev. William Marshall Marston, 74, passed away on Monday, February 28, 2005 in his home. Funeral services will be...

Matt Kemp is high on the new-look Padres

PEORIA, Ariz. - Matt Kemp stood up from his locker, navy blue hoodie covering his head and began signing the nursery rhyme, Rain...

Brace for the hysteria

...media will never tolerate such talk. They'll brand such candidates as mean, extreme, bigoted and worse.Wholesomeness, morality, traditional American values ? they just don't play well in Peoria anymore.God help us.

Caterpillar beats Wall Street 3Q forecasts

PEORIA, Ill. - Caterpillar Inc. on Thursday reported third-quarter profit of $1.02 billion.On a per-share basis, the Peoria, Illinois-based company said it had net income of $1.63. Earnings...

Caterpillar says it could cut 10,000 jobs

...employees it had globally as of June.The Peoria, Ill., company said Thursday that it...20 manufacturing locations since 2013.Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis said Thursday that he...decided to keep its global headquarters in Peoria, about 160 miles southwest of Chicago...

Workers approve contract with Caterpillar

PEORIA, Ill. - Heavy equipment giant Caterpillar...Caterpillar employee in Mossville, near Peoria. Others said workers were being asked for...fueled record profits last year for the Peoria-based manufacturer. "If they were in...

Scuttlebiz: Being stuck in traffic is major drain to economy

...The Columbia County Chamber of Commerce is warning business owners not to sign up to be in a resource guide if a company from Peoria, Ill., calls you.The Columbia County Chamber Resource and Lifestyle Guide is published locally and they haven't reached...

Northwest division teams

Peoria Rivermen 1999-2000 record: 45-20-5...head coaches in minor-pro hockey, but Peoria is balanced and deep enough to win division...32-28-10, 4th in Northwest Playoffs: Lost to Peoria in first round Coach: Greg Ireland (2nd...

Caterpillar gives union 'last, best and final' contract offer

EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- Caterpillar Inc. gave the...workers at plants in four states. The Peoria-based heavy equipment giant said the...walked out of a plant in Mapleton, near Peoria, said Rick Doty, spokesman for an East...

Bradley relishes return to spotlight

PEORIA, Ill. - Vaudeville acts. Politicians...yet again that if something can play in Peoria, it'll be a hit all over the country...Bradley's leading scorer and one of four Peoria-area natives on the team. "But we're...

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