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Those Who Served | Coded look at Cold War

Cold Warrior Leon Eisenhauer worked with coded messages in the 1950s, sometimes in NATO trucks not far from the East German border.

Those Who Served | Coded look at Cold War

1985 Cold Case: Barbara Bremer

1985 Cold Case: Barbara Bremer

Her death remains a mystery — and still haunts family and investigators — all these years later.


The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, May 20, 2018

In installment No. 2 of our three-part Sunday series, we asked members of the high school Class of 2018: What are the top three items on your 10-year bucket list?


'You don't forget something like that'

'You don't forget something like that'

20 years later: An oral history of the Vermilion County church bombings


Traffic alert: Summer projects on I-74, I-57, U.S. 45

Traffic alert: Summer projects on I-74, I-57, U.S. 45

Crashes in construction zones prompt safety warning.

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Mon, 05/21/2018 - 12:00pm

Cubbie Conversation, May 21, 2018

After taking three of four against the lowly Reds, the Cubs are still chasing the surprising Brewers. Would Manny Machado help the cause? No matter: It's a big week with the Indians and Giants visiting. 'We need to make hay at home,' our Cubs expert J.J. Lockwood says in this week's Convo.

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Mon, 05/21/2018 - 1:08pm

Latest probation violation nets prison for arson


Demetrius Williams of St. Louis man was sentenced to three years for setting a fire in a public bathroom at the satellite jail in Urbana in 2014.

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 7:00am

Budget proposal: Closing Urbana Civic Center

Budget proposal: Closing Urbana Civic Center

Facing continued financial uncertainty and shortfalls, the city's proposed budget for the next fiscal year includes closing the Urbana Civic Center and other cuts that Mayor Diane Marlin hopes will pocket around $600,000 in savings.

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 1:09pm

UPDATE: gas leak near UI campus contained

The fire department said streets have re-opened.

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 9:30am

Parkland elevates communications chief to VP role

Parkland has picked Stephanie Stuart to be to VP of communications and external relations to take some of the duties of Vice President for Institutional Advancement Seamus Reilly, who's leaving to become president at Carl Sandburg College.

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 7:00am

Crime Stoppers | Wanted: Information on Kohl's theft suspects


About 9 a.m. on Monday, April 23, police were notified of a shoplifting that occurred the previous evening at Kohl's, 109 Convenience Center Road, C.

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 7:00am

UI student plans to be on ballot in County Board race


Ben Chapman, 21, of Mahomet, said Sunday that he had been slated by the Democratic Party and plans on collecting enough signatures to appear on the November ballot.


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    Box Office | Deadpool takes down Avengers

    Fox's "Deadpool 2" brought in $125 million this weekend, giving it the second-highest opening ever for an R-rated movie and ending the three-week reign of Disney's "Avengers: Infinity War" at the top of the North American box office, according to studio estimates Sunday.



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