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.

UTHS wins their home opener

The UT Panthers girls soccer team scores early and holds on to a 1-0 lead to improve to 2-0 on the season.

Alleman doubles up Geneseo, Moline squeaks out a win

The Alleman Pioneers beat future Western Big 6 rival Geneseo 8-4, and the Moline Maroons win their season opener on a walk off fielder's choice, 3-2 over Dunlap.

SAU over Trinity

St. Ambrose wins their home opener at their make-shift home field, 20-1.

13 Illinois State troopers have been struck while on the job this year

13 Illinois State troopers have been struck while on the job this year. KWQC's Sarah Jones met with an Illinois state trooper who calls the number staggering.

Many women leave financial decisions to men

A lot of women defer to their husband or male partner to make decisions dealing with money

 

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