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UPDATED: Shots reported near Booker T. Washington

A grade school in northeast Champaign was put on lockdown Wednesday afternoon following a report of shots being fired in the area.

UPDATED: Shots reported near Booker T. Washington
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Tom Kacich: Champaign campaign tops six-figure mark

Tom Kacich: Champaign campaign tops six-figure mark

The four candidates in Champaign's race for mayor have raised a combined $111,344.

Are We There Yet?

We meet again, Mickey

Chaperoning a bus full of kids to Disney World was fun, exhausting and so much more

Columns

Jim Dey: Senate race starts quietly in Illinois

Jim Dey: Senate race starts quietly in Illinois

Duckworth enters; others may follow.

A & E

Ask Mimi, March 29, 2015

Ask Mimi, March 29, 2015

From Hatch to the Illinois Arts Council - and Bruce Rauner - to the growing fame of the Eric Show, Melissa "Mimi" Merli's got your answers.

Top News

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 2:28pm

Students' intentions were good; driver in difficult situation

Students' intentions were good; driver in difficult situation

Three-hour meeting closes out most issues from Centennial protest. Unresolved: How driver will be paid for damage.


Tue, 03/31/2015 - 9:33pm

Savoy residents ponder mystery of garage doors

Savoy residents ponder mystery of garage doors

"A garage door man was looking at a garage across the street and couldn't find a hardware reason for it."


Wed, 04/01/2015 - 7:00am

UI Ice Arena to stay open for summer

UI Ice Arena to stay open for summer

The University of Illinois Ice Arena is a cool place to hang.


Wed, 04/01/2015 - 7:00am

Salute to veterans: Music helped save the day

Salute to veterans: Music helped save the day

Military band assignment didn't always keep Hodges out of harm's way.


Wed, 04/01/2015 - 7:00am

'Her classroom is full of joy and enthusiasm'

'Her classroom is full of joy and enthusiasm'

Meet the 2015 David Fields Exxcellence in Teaching honorees. Here: Carolyn Dupree.


Wed, 04/01/2015 - 7:00am

School board candidate Lee: Central discussion not new

School board candidate Lee: Central discussion not new

In six days, Kerris Lee will find out whether he'll keep his seat on the Unit 4 school board.


Wed, 04/01/2015 - 7:00am

CASA seeks volunteers; training starts soon

 An agency that assists abused and neglected children in court in Champaign County is in need of volunteers.


 

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