Greater Peoria Economic Development CEO Chris Setti

Autonomous Stuff vehicle
WCBU Staff

PEORIA -- Last week, Morton's AutonomouStuff started up a self-driving vehicle pilot project in downtown Peoria. But this could only be the beginning for the technology’s future in Central Illinois.

Peoria Public Radio/Kristin McHugh

Shopping locally everyday improves our daily lives. That’s the message of the new Shop Local 365 initiative launched Tuesday in Peoria.