Two Carmi residents have been identified as the victims of Tuesday's fatal train-truck collision in Pulaski County. According to a Wednesday news release from Illinois State Police District 22, Lanny Stocke, 76, of Carmi was driving a 2021 white Ford truck and Betty “Ruth” Stocke,... Read More.
Illinois State Police (ISP) officials have received multiple calls from the public concerning suspected scam calls. Various ISP districts throughout the state have received reports from citizens stating they have received calls from individuals with a foreign accent claiming to be members... Read More.
The victims that died in an early morning rural Mt. Carmel fire have been identified. The Wabash County Coroner says 79-year-old John Carwile and his daughter 55-year-old Sondra Burton were both pronounced dead at the scene. Autopsies are scheduled for both victims on this afternoon. The... Read More.
Red Cross Seeking Aid for Hurricane Victims The American Red Cross has been one of the first agencies on site following disaster after disaster and this week’s massive Hurricane Florence is no exception. Already, Red Cross personnel, including some Tri-State residents are on their way to... Read More.
As Illinois residents begin the recovery process from Tuesday’s devastating storms, the Illinois Department of Insurance is reminding those impacted by the damage that help is available. “We want to make sure that people know we are here to help,” said... Read More.