Tanya Koonce http://kenw.org en Illinois River Crests To All-Time High Near Peoria http://kenw.org/post/illinois-river-crests-all-time-high-near-peoria Transcript <p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: <p>From NPR News, this is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I'm Audie Cornish.<p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST: <p>And I'm Robert Siegel.<p>In Peoria, Illinois, down the middle of Water Street, 30,000 sandbags are stacked on top of barriers. This is Peoria's new floodwall, its first ever. People started building the wall last week to hold back water from the Illinois River. Thu, 25 Apr 2013 20:59:00 +0000 Tanya Koonce 25675 at http://kenw.org