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County orders 4 properties in Old Scottswood neighborhood cleaned up

Owners of another two properties in the same neighborhood near east Urbana may be receiving similar notices, pending a review in progress at the Planning and Zoning Department.

County orders 4 properties in Old Scottswood neighborhood cleaned up
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Coach on freshmen: 'It's their first rodeo'

Coach on freshmen: 'It's their first rodeo'

'A lot of good things are going to happen in their career, but it's a process.'

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2017-18 High School Confidential: Week 13

2017-18 High School Confidential: Week 13

This week's hallway happenings from our 35 student correspondents.

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Part 64: 'It was just an overpressurization'

Part 64: 'It was just an overpressurization'

With the UI turning the big 1-5-0 this year, Editor Jeff D'Alessio caught up with 1,000-plus graduates from across the globe who have gone on to big things. Today, in Part 64: About that explosion in 1992 ...

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'A very surreal experience'

'A very surreal experience'

Family and friends of Oakwood's Cameron Lee made the trip to Cincinnati on Sunday to watch him and the Bears.

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Wed, 12/13/2017 - 7:00am

Local teachers anxious about loss of deduction for supplies in GOP tax bill

Local teachers anxious about loss of deduction for supplies in GOP tax bill

If the House version of the bill passes, they will no longer be able to take advantage of the 15-year-old Educator Expense Deduction, which allows single teachers to deduct up to $250 of unreimbursed trade or business expenses.


Wed, 12/13/2017 - 7:00am

Go figure, Dec. 13, 2017

Go figure, Dec. 13, 2017

A numerical look at local headlines.



Wed, 12/13/2017 - 7:00am

Longtime Rantoul banker slated to become county's next auditor

Longtime Rantoul banker slated to become county's next auditor

On Tuesday night, the Champaign County Board's committee of the whole unanimously recommended appointing Diane Michaels to the position. A formal vote is set for Dec. 19.


Wed, 12/13/2017 - 7:00am

Jim Dey: Supreme Court's refusal to hear case leaves lower courts at odds

The question at its core — does protection against discrimination on the basis of sex extend to sexual preference? — has gotten varied responses from federal appeallate judges.


Wed, 12/13/2017 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, Dec. 13, 2017

Top of the Morning, Dec. 13, 2017

Seth Anders' holiday-themed saxophone performance kicked off a regular feature on our website and in our On The Go section that aims to spotlight area musicians by having them play in our refurbished lobby.


Tue, 12/12/2017 - 4:55pm

Danville High cancels more games in wake of Central shooting

Danville High cancels more games in wake of Central shooting

'Law enforcement is continuing to investigate the violence that occurred last weekend. The safety of our students, staff and fans is our top priority,' said Danville Superintendent Alicia Geddis.


Tue, 12/12/2017 - 10:23pm

Alabama upset: Democrat Jones prevails over embattled Moore

Alabama upset: Democrat Jones prevails over embattled Moore

It was the first Democratic Senate victory in a quarter-century in Alabama, one of the reddest of red states, and proved anew that party loyalty is anything but sure in the age of President Donald Trump.


Tue, 12/12/2017 - 6:38pm

UI grad student faces misdemeanor charge over incident at protest

Tariq Khan, 39, of Champaign pleaded not guilty to criminal damage to property in the incident in which he allegedly snatched a heckler's cellphone, then threw it on the ground, breaking the screen.


 
 

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