One in custody after standoff with gunman and house fire in Princeton, Illinois

One in custody after standoff with gunman and house fire in Princeton, Illinois

Princeton Police say a male has been charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon after a nine hour standoff with police. The gunman barricaded himself in his own home and refused to come out for several hours. A fire broke out in the residence but it is unclear how the fire began and whether is was accidental or intentional. KWQC's Sarah Jones was on the scene and spoke with a witness who allowed snipers to set up in her home as Friday's events unfolded.

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Newman Outlasts Princeton To Advance To Sectional Final

After trailing 1-0 for the majority of the game, all it took was two swings of the bat to put Sterling Newman in the lead. A two run home run and a 3 run home run gives them the 5-3 win.

Galesburg Advances To Sectional Final In Walk Off Fashion

The silver streaks were tied up with Dunlap heading into the final innings of the sectional matchup until they were able to put together a rally and win in extra innings.

Free Dental Clinic on Wheels in the Quad Cities

There's a way for kids in the Quad Cities to get free dental care. And you don't even have to have a car to get them to their appointment. KWQC's Sarah Jones visited with the Bethany for Children and Families Give Kids a Smile Dental Program.


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