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Getting Personal: Ramona Sullivan

Getting Personal: Ramona Sullivan

Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the 46-year-old attorney and activist from Savoy about two serious issues close to her heart in February: domestic violence and a rare disease.

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The Reluctant Townie: Breaking down Bitcoin

The Reluctant Townie: Breaking down Bitcoin

You have no doubt heard of the world's most recognized cryptocurrency over the past year as its value grew exponentially and made many of its early investors rich. You may have questions. I have answers.

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Wired In: Iwona Jasiuk

Wired In: Iwona Jasiuk

Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the University of Illinois mechanical science and engineering professor and part-time faculty member at the Beckman Institute's 3-D Micro and Nanosystems group.

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Weekend Planner: A hunger for giving

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The parishioners of Mount Vernon United Methodist Church are ready for today's 50th Pancake and Sausage Day Extravaganza, which raises money for local charities.

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Mon, 01/15/2018 - 2:17pm

One dead, one injured in crash on I-57 near Thomasboro

One dead, one injured in crash on I-57 near Thomasboro

State police said a 58-year-old Savoy man driving north lost control of his pickup truck, slid sideways through the median and entered the southbound lanes, where he was struck on the driver’s side by a Ford box truck.


Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:00am

Judge 'quashed' thousands of warrants

Judge 'quashed' thousands of warrants

City legal staffs say they're unsure now how to proceed on outstanding ordinance violations after Judge Tom Difanis set aside 2,547 outstanding warrants, some issued as long ago as 2001.



Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:00am

Marine was under constant attack from mortars in Iraq

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Mortar attacks got to be a daily routine for Erik Coy, a Marine with two deployments to Iraq.


Mon, 01/15/2018 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, Jan. 15, 2018

Top of the Morning, Jan. 15, 2018

Some tips on how to differentiate between news and opinion content on our website — and a call for your input on how it can be done better.


Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:38am

Ashes cause $3,000 in fire damage to Champaign home

Fire officials said this is a reminder to properly to dispose of fireplace materials.


Sun, 01/14/2018 - 7:00am

Where the money went: A town-by-town look at 2017 government spending

Where the money went: A town-by-town look at 2017 government spending

The News-Gazette sent open-records requests to 61 area towns, asking for every purchase of $5,000 or more. Here's what we found.


Sun, 01/14/2018 - 7:00am

The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Jan. 14, 2018

The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Jan. 14, 2018

On the eve of MLK Day, we asked this week's panel: What speech or part of Martin Luther King's story do you find most inspiring?


Sun, 01/14/2018 - 7:00am

ETA for college is earlier for some

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New Parkland 'pathway' allows structure for students to get degree faster


 
 

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Gerrymandering clogging courts

Even as the nation's highest court is on the verge of settling the issue, other federal courts are issuing decisions on the legal questions surrounding political gerrymandering.

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    New owner of Tuscola Outlet Mall quiet about its plans

    'I don't know too much about them yet. We had a brief conversation with them, and we're waiting to have another,' city Administrator Drew Hoel said about New York-based Mason Asset Management, which bought the mall for $6.25 million on Dec. 15.

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    The Way We Were: Winter storms

    In our new series, staff writer Paul Wood will collect groups of photos to spark memories from decades past. Things kick off today with about 60 years of winter-storm memories — the hassles as well as the fun.

     

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