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Updated: dense fog advisory extended til midnight

Until 12 a.m. Tuesday in Champaign, Vermilion, Piatt, DeWitt, Ford and Iroquois counties.

Updated: dense fog advisory extended til midnight
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Today's Special: Biggby Coffee plans spring start for third local shop

Today's Special: Biggby Coffee plans spring start for third local shop

Owner Jim Goetz has signed a lease for a new store at 902 Meijer Drive, as part of the Taco John's strip mall.

Business

Wired In: Ran Chao

Wired In: Ran Chao

Each week, staff writer Paul Wood spotlights a high-tech difference maker. This week: A UI doctoral student who co-founded a synthetic biology and robotics company.

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Weekend Planner: His dream lives on

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The Rev. Claude Shelby of Salem Baptist Church in Champaign considers the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Service of Celebration one of the best things that's ever happened here

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Who lives here? Jan. 14, 2017

Who lives here? Jan. 14, 2017

Can you identify the screenshot of this home from a movie or TV show?

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Mon, 01/16/2017 - 12:00pm

N-G Top 10: Boys' Basketball Week 8

A big weekend for Thad Matta. First, his Ohio State Buckeyes surprised Michigan State on Sunday. A day later, his alma mater moved to No. 1 in our rankings. Congratulations, Hoopeston Area. The latest courtesy sports editor Matt Daniels.

 

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Mon, 01/16/2017 - 7:00am

Local teachers embracing presidential inauguration

Local teachers embracing presidential inauguration

Fisher's Bob Lindsay and Tuscola's Matt Franks will be among the local teachers allowing students to watch the presidential inauguration during school hours later this week.



Mon, 01/16/2017 - 7:00am

She's been in veterans' shoes

She's been in veterans' shoes

After her service in the Air Force, Robin Vandiver decided she needed to do something for veterans who didn’t readjust to society as easily as she did.


Mon, 01/16/2017 - 7:00am

10 earn scholarships at MLK celebration

Since 1988, the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Advocacy for Justice Committee has awarded at the event more than 200 scholarships to local students attending Parkland College, the UI and historically black colleges and universities.


Mon, 01/16/2017 - 7:00am

Top of the Morning, Jan. 16, 2017

Top of the Morning, Jan. 16, 2017

On Mondays, our award-winning photographers tell their stories. Today: photo editor John Dixon.


Sun, 01/15/2017 - 7:00am

Bad cops, long haul

Bad cops, long haul

The termination process is often complicated by arbitration and appeals.


Sun, 01/15/2017 - 7:00am

He's one happy customer

He's one happy customer

Just one drop of medicinal marijuana on an oyster cracker before bedtime gives a Champaign grandpa with multiple sclerosis sweet relief.


 

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