Karen Schmidt | WGLT

Karen Schmidt

Mary, Erick, and Karen
Tiffani Jackson / WGLT

Erick Howard was only 12 when his mother realized he had an eye for precision.

State Farm building downtown Bloomington
Eric Stock / WGLT

A community task force that's looking for ways to save State Farm's former downtown headquarters isn't looking for the City of Bloomington to take over the building, according to one of its members who previously served on the city council.

Wide shot of the arena floor
Amy Niebur / WGLT

Over the next month, Bloomington city leaders will decide whether to keep or fire the company that runs Grossinger Motors Arena. It won’t be an easy decision.

Rick Heiser
Illinois State University

A man who served west Bloomington and the larger Twin City community for decades has died.