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UI: Man accused of sexual assault should not get degree

Ex-student says his job, immigration status are imperiled.

UI: Man accused of sexual assault should not get degree
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Tom's #Mailbag, March 22, 2019

Tom's #Mailbag, March 22, 2019

Trash building up along Interstate 74, more alcohol at University of Illinois sports events, enhanced bridge work in Champaign, big box stores in far west Champaign, a big pile of shingles, the old Bergner's store at Market Place, Canada geese and an MTD bidding process that went awry.

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Judge fond of time at Urbana High, dancing like Travolta

Judge fond of time at Urbana High, dancing like Travolta

Chung Hun Lee to be among recipients of this year's Champaign Urbana Schools Foundation's Distinguished Alumni awards.

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Top of the Morning, March 21, 2019

Top of the Morning, March 21, 2019

Of all the community heavyweights taking part in this weekend's festivities at Cunningham Children's Home in Urbana, Dayvian Lynch just might steal the show.

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Frank's Faves: Road trip movies

Frank's Faves: Road trip movies

Burning rubber all the way, Frank Pieper offers five favorites — plus 10 more.

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Sat, 03/23/2019 - 7:00am

Election 2019 | For incumbent Mayor Deb Feinen, it's all about 1-on-1 connections

Election 2019 | For incumbent Mayor Deb Feinen, it's all about 1-on-1 connections

When she wakes up and checks her email first thing, there are often hundreds of new messages to parse through. But the ones she looks for are about issues: potholes, broken streetlights, a constituent's predicament.


Sat, 03/23/2019 - 7:00am

High drug prices have some rationing insulin

As many as a quarter of Illinois' 44,000 type 1 diabetics are likely rationing their insulin treatments because they can't afford the supply they need, according to an action campaign pushing for affordable insulin prices.



Sat, 03/23/2019 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, March 23, 2019

Top of the Morning, March 23, 2019

If you live in tiny McLean County village of Bellflower (pop. 408), odds are your name has appeared on a welcome-to-town road sign along Illinois 54.


Fri, 03/22/2019 - 5:03pm

May trial for Atwood man accused of sexually exploiting minors

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Dennis West, 43, had been arrested in December by Atwood police and charged in both Douglas and Piatt counties with allegations of sex abuse of minors and possession of child pornography.


Fri, 03/22/2019 - 3:39pm

Two hospitalized in tractor-car collision

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Illinois State Police said the crash happened about 11:40 a.m. on Illinois 130 northbound at Douglas Woods Drive, which is between Windsor and Curtis roads.


Fri, 03/22/2019 - 2:49pm

Former M-S school bus driver facing July jury trial for alleged DUI

Man was driving about 33 students and coaches from the Mahomet-Seymour Junior High School wrestling team back to Mahomet from a meet in Mount Zion.


Fri, 03/22/2019 - 7:00am

Aloft Hotel, by Marriott, now slated to occupy downtown Champaign lot

Aloft Hotel, by Marriott, now slated to occupy downtown Champaign lot

Earlier plans with previous developer called for millennial-focused Hotel Vib by Best Western to be built in what is now a parking area.


Fri, 03/22/2019 - 7:00am

Election 2019 | If elected Champaign mayor, Azark Cobbs pledges to act fast on Garden Hills work

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From the moment he set foot in Champaign, the self-described independent professional advocate said, he has wanted to lead.


 
 

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