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...

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...

Three former Augusta GreenJackets are in Arizona Fall League

...Carbonell, who skipped Augusta and began his full-season career with San Jose.The Atlanta Braves are sending prospects to Peoria. They include outfielders Kyle Wren and Edward Salcedo. For Salcedo, it might be a last-chance look after struggling to...

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...

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...

College basketball
Workers at Caterpillar reject company contact offer

PEORIA, Ill. -- Some 8,000 Caterpillar Inc...blasted the offer after voting Sunday in Peoria, where the world's No. 1 maker of earth-moving...authorized a strike if talks break down, but Peoria-area workers said Sunday they hope Caterpillar...

Player was jailed after ugly brawl

...A game pitting the Dayton Dragons against the Peoria Chiefs turned ugly in a hurry Thursday night...after getting hit in the head on a pitch from Peoria pitcher Julie Castillo . When Peoria manager Carmelo Martinez and Dayton interim manager...

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Former city leader takes job in Illinois

...Oliver will become the city manager in Peoria, Ill., if the terms of a contract can be worked out. The Peoria City Council voted Wednesday to hire Mr...lucrative financial package before leaving. Peoria, a three-time All America City, is...