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Eclipse '17: The latest

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Eclipse '17: The latest

Sunday Special: What's new at area schools

Sunday Special: What's new at area schools

Presenting our second annual list of 100 things big and small that are set to debut this academic year.


Dan Corkery: Confederate honor in the Land of Lincoln

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The Confederate Cemetery in Rock Island is one of four in the state that contain the remains of Confederate prisoners of war. Like so many others during the Civil War, the POWs died of disease.


Part 43: The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Aug. 20, 2017

Part 43: The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Aug. 20, 2017

In the latest installment of our yearlong series commemorating the UI's 150th birthday, Editor Jeff D'Alessio asked 10 grads who've gone on to big things to tell us about the Campustown places they remember most fondly.


Getting Personal: James Sinclair

Getting Personal: James Sinclair

Staff writer Melissa Merli chats with the retired soybean pathologist of Savoy who was the first appointed professor of international affairs in the UI College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences.

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Sun, 08/20/2017 - 8:48pm

UPDATED: Champaign man arrested in fatal downtown shooting

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David Denson, 28, has been charged with murder in the death of 30-year-old Terry Moore Jr.

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 7:00am

Solar eclipse: 1:20 p.m. Where will you be?

Solar eclipse: 1:20 p.m. Where will you be?

The Forever Fit class at Urbana's Clark-Lindsey Village could be a bit thin this afternoon.

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 7:54pm

Man injured in Saturday-night shooting near downtown Champaign

Police learned that a man had been pistol-whipped and shot during an attempt to steal his car, Lt. Dave Shaffer said. 

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 7:00am

Those Who Served: Trained to fly in darkness


Bombadier was gearing up to invade Japan.

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 7:00am

Police seek suspect in counterfeiting case

This week Champaign County Crime Stoppers and the Champaign Police Department need help solving a forgery.

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 6:56pm

Multiple-vehicle crash reported on I-57 near Curtis Road

No information was yet available on any injuries; traffic has been reduced to one lane and police said the delay is expected to last several hours.

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 1:09pm

Monday's eclipse: Where to watch it


Almost all of the events are free, as is standing in your own backyard.

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 10:19am

Parking lot where shooting took place (photo)

A city parking lot at Walnut and Washington remains closed this morning as police continue to investigate an early-morning shooting.

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