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Report: Public schools pay presidents a pretty penny

Among those topping $560,000 average: UI's Killeen, No. 40 on list.

Report: Public schools pay presidents a pretty penny
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Getting Personal: Jamar Brown

Getting Personal: Jamar Brown

Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the 35-year-old Champaign resident who works as a lab mechanic in the University of Illinois Department of Civil Engineering and an insurance agent and manages DJ shows in town.

Business

Just Askin' | Taking a lot of gambles

Just Askin' | Taking a lot of gambles

What are the top video-gambling spots in East Central Illinois?

Business

Wired In: Mark Van den Avont

Wired In: Mark Van den Avont

Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the University of Illinois sophomore and creator of HexNest, a composite to replace foam in mats used in high-risk sports, such as gymnastics.

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Tom's #Mailbag, July 13, 2018

Tom's #Mailbag, July 13, 2018

Neither rain, sleet, snow or high temperatures keep Mailbag readers from asking questions and your Mailbag staff from answering them.

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Sun, 07/15/2018 - 8:08pm

Homer's Gracyn Allen wins the crown at Champaign County Fair Queen pageant

Homer's Gracyn Allen wins the crown at Champaign County Fair Queen pageant

As Gracyn Allen prepared for Sunday's Miss Champaign County Fair Queen pageant, the 17-year-old Homer girl attached an American flag to the back of her blue swimsuit for good luck.


Mon, 07/16/2018 - 10:02am

Champaign farmers market going to back-up plan for SNAP transactions

The vendor it uses to process those electronic transactions is shutting down that service.



Mon, 07/16/2018 - 9:30am

Crime Stoppers | Police search for suspect in Walgreens armed robbery

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Champaign County Crime Stoppers needs help solving an armed robbery at a pharmacy earlier this month.


Sun, 07/15/2018 - 7:00am

Church still waiting on reward for Pendleton case tip

Church still waiting on reward for Pendleton case tip

FBI twice has denied pastor who made critical call


Mon, 07/16/2018 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, July 16, 2018

Top of the Morning, July 16, 2018


Sun, 07/15/2018 - 7:00am

The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, July 15, 2018

The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, July 15, 2018

This being fair season, we tracked down 10 local animal lovers photographed as kids through the years by The News-Gazette and asked them to tell us about the most memorable animal they ever showed.


Sun, 07/15/2018 - 7:00am

Heart-to-Heart program connects patients, cardiac survivors

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Carle has fewer than 10 Heart-to-Heart volunteers and could use more to fill requests to expand this program, said Megan Holland, volunteer services director.


Sun, 07/15/2018 - 7:00am

Tom Kacich | Independent wants board to become less partisan

But first, Cathy Emanuel must overcome a challenge to her candidate petitions


 
 

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    Weekend Box Office | 'Hotel Transylvania 3' dominates three-way race

    The animated sequel's $44.1 million debut put it at No. 1, beating out 'Ant-Man and the Wasp's $28.8 million in its second weekend and leaving the Dwayne Johnson action thriller 'Skyscraper' in third with just $25.5 million.

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    Weekend Box Office | 'Hotel Transylvania 3' dominates three-way race

    The animated sequel's $44.1 million debut put it at No. 1, beating out 'Ant-Man and the Wasp's $28.8 million in its second weekend and leaving the Dwayne Johnson action thriller 'Skyscraper' in third with just $25.5 million.

     

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