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Future Cronus plant site sees planting of last crop

Come spring 2016, all the corn and soybeans on those 240 acres in rural Tuscola will be replaced by a beehive of activity, with construction workers transforming the farmland into a $1.4 billion plant.

Future Cronus plant site sees planting of last crop
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Jim Dey: Gerard campaign controversy still being sorted out

Jim Dey: Gerard campaign controversy still being sorted out

Police reports obtained by The News-Gazette shed further light on the controversy.

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Jackson: A different kind of Marathon fun

Jackson: A different kind of Marathon fun

I’m no fan of running. I’m creeped out by those who do it for fun. But I’m a community guy and I realize the significance of the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon taking over the town on a Saturday in late April every year.

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Tom's mailbag April 24, 2015

Tom's mailbag April 24, 2015

Know who lives here?

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Hangin' with Biden: 'Cool is an understatement'

Hangin' with Biden: 'Cool is an understatement'

The vice president detoured through Campustown on his way back to Willard Airport on Thursday to take pictures at the iconic University of Illinois statue.

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Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:00am

Safe rooms coming into play

Safe rooms coming into play

Mahomet elementary school: Throughout the new early-childhood school there are 10 safe rooms, located directly between every two classrooms. 


Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:00am

Cause of fire that destroyed north Champaign house unknown

Cause of fire that destroyed north Champaign house unknown

American Red Cross volunteers are helping two adults and two children left homeless by the Saturday fire.


Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:00am

Those Who Served: Iwo Jima vet one of few Marines to walk off island

Those Who Served: Iwo Jima vet one of few Marines to walk off island

Marine Cpl. Sam Weldon served in just one World War II battle. It happened to be one of the deadliest.


Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:00am

All about EpiPens

EpiPen

For Champaign County’s schools, a Carle doctor is writing the EpiPen prescriptions that allow trained school staffs to administer the shots to anyone who needs emergency treatment.


Mon, 04/27/2015 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, April 27, 2015

Top of the Morning, April 27, 2015

Some of the best times I’ve ever had on a river were in Vermilion County.


Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:00am

Champaign County property-tax bills not so bad this year

They'll be in the mail Friday; the first installment of payments is due June 1.


Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:00am

New DACC student trustee displayed leadership traits early on

New DACC student trustee displayed leadership traits early on

Dylan Haun, who will be sworn in Tuesday, was elected to the seat earlier this month after running unopposed.


 

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