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Conditional discharge for Champaign man who slugged cop

Emotion over his dying friend prompted him.

Conditional discharge for Champaign man who slugged cop
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A date with history in soggy shoes

Former President Obama's visit unforgettable; umbrella not so much

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'Biggest weekend ever'

'Biggest weekend ever'

Men's coach Brad Underwood will host E.J. Liddell, Terrence Shannon Jr. and Oscar Tshiebwe on official visits. Women's coach Nancy Fahey will have Brea Beal, Klarke Sconiers and Jeanae Terry on campus for official visits of their own.

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Getting Personal: Robert and Sondra Libman

Getting Personal: Robert and Sondra Libman

Staff writer chats with Robert and Sondra Libman, who have been honored as 2018 Boy Scouts of America Distinguished Citizens. The honor is based on their commitment to education and a lifetime of community service, focusing on the needs of the underprivileged.

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Wired In: Maxwell Feinberg

Wired In: Maxwell Feinberg

Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the newly minted UI aerospace-engineering and computer-science grad who created Jetson Robotics, which he describes as a 'stealth robotics company innovating the mundane.'

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Tue, 09/18/2018 - 7:00am

Champaign district's summer program producing some real Goal Getters

Champaign district's summer program producing some real Goal Getters

It was put together by Sheldon Turner of Operation Hope, Unit 4 administrators, community members and Champaign police to help students who have struggled socially and academically and needed a push to get them on the right track.


Tue, 09/18/2018 - 1:08pm

Probe underway after bullet holes found at school

Probe underway after bullet holes found at school

On east side of Urbana Middle School



Tue, 09/18/2018 - 7:00am

UI's enrollment influx has tuition, fee income up 4.6% over last year

UI's enrollment influx has tuition, fee income up 4.6% over last year

A proposed operating budget for fiscal 2019, which runs through next June, shows tuition income across the UI system at just over $1.3 billion, compared with $1.24 billion last year, UI officials said Monday.


Tue, 09/18/2018 - 7:00am

Area physicians, patients still see a place for opioids

Kristen Blanton of Danville said the plight of pain patients being abruptly cut off from medication motivated her to join a national movement called Don't Punish Pain, which will be holding rallies today in Urbana and several other cities.


Tue, 09/18/2018 - 7:00am

Urbana police pedestrian-stop numbers criticized over racial disparity

Department officials said a broader interpretation of state guidelines for reporting them inflated its figures; C-U Citizens for Peace and Justice said they show African-Americans are dispropotionately affected.


Tue, 09/18/2018 - 7:00am

UI professor earns $250,000 Heinz Family Foundation grant

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Ming Kuo, who studies the impact of green space on health, crime and aggression in urban settings, was honored in the 'environment' category in the 23rd annual awards named for the late U.S. Sen. John Heinz.


Tue, 09/18/2018 - 7:00am

Jim Dey | Man exonerated in 1993 killing of ISU student must wait some more

The good news is that this time, it'll just be a few months before the Illinois Supreme Court rules on whether Alan Beaman's lawsuit can proceed, and he'll pass the time as a free man in Rockford.


Tue, 09/18/2018 - 7:00am

Champaign council to vote on restoring yard-waste pickup for all residences

Officials say they don't anticipate higher demand or increased costs.


 
 

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