HIstoric Bridges

An Ohio River bridge connecting southern Illinois and western Kentucky will remain closed for about five more months.

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says an ongoing maintenance and repair project will require more work at the Brookport Bridge at Paducah.

Brookport Tornado Remembered

Nov 18, 2014
Benjy Jeffords, WSIU

Dozens of people gathered in Brookport Monday to remember the deadly tornado that damaged the town one year ago.

Alex Wilson, WSIU

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is offering $45 million dollars in state funding to help communities recover from November's deadly tornadoes.

The mayor of Brookport is improving, days after he was injured in a car wreck.