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Sheriff: Children's abduction claims unfounded

'Probable cause does not exist to believe any crime such as attempted kidnapping, attempted child abduction or any similar crime occurred.'

Sheriff: Children's abduction claims unfounded
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Loosening the purse strings - for a good cause

United Way’s annual purse fundraiser more than a girls night out — it helps homeless families and women seeking a better life

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First look: Portillo's in Champaign

First look: Portillo's in Champaign

Today, the popular restaurant is offering its first training meals.

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Part 29: Brief baseball, funky smells, sweet sounds, good reading in the '80s

Part 29: Brief baseball, funky smells, sweet sounds, good reading in the '80s

With the UI celebrating birthday No. 150 this year, we caught up with hundreds of graduates who've gone on to greatness. Today, in Part 29: Grads from the '80s.

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Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:14pm

Asmussen: M-S keeps playing amid tragedy

Of course, Nic DiFilippo and his Mahomet-Seymour baseball team want to win today’s regional quarterfinal game against Urbana. That’s why they play.


Wed, 05/24/2017 - 7:00am

Sensors replacing soil sampling at UI's Morrow Plots

Sensors replacing soil sampling at UI's Morrow Plots

Before planting last week, officials used a Veris Technologies OpticMapper to measure soil electroconductivity, pH and organic matter without removing any of the soil.



Wed, 05/24/2017 - 7:00am

Tom Kacich: Property taxes a matter of locale

If you live downstate, you may hear occasional complaints about them, but not with the ferocity of those who live in Chicago and its suburbs — the majority of Illinoisans.


Wed, 05/24/2017 - 7:00am

Soil tests at Chanute turn up no evidence of chemical agents

Paul Carroll, base alignment and closure coordinator, told the Chanute Restoration Advisory Board that a a recent search found 100 metallic items, but all but one were "likely related to construction debris."


Wed, 05/24/2017 - 7:00am

30 Days, 30 Grads: Westville alum earns diploma, DACC degree at same time

30 Days, 30 Grads: Westville alum earns diploma, DACC degree at same time

Lexi Shae Karuzis, bound for Southern Illinois-Edwardsville to study communications, started dual-enrollment courses in her junior year, then took a full slate of them as a senior.


Tue, 05/23/2017 - 7:14pm

Man police say involved in alleged abduction try arraigned on unrelated charges

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Todd Bryan Milner, 51, who listed an address in the 300 block of North Glenn Street, Urbana, was arraigned on a petition to revoke his probation for a misdemeanor assault conviction.


Wed, 05/24/2017 - 7:00am

Champaign taking a fresh look at housing regulations

The majority of council members agreed with city staff that the rules for in-town zoning districts near downtown, which were last changed in the 1980s, should be tweaked.


Wed, 05/24/2017 - 7:00am

Champaign County home sales down 17% in April over 2016

'I was a little disappointed (with the sales numbers) because the month before had been so great, but that's real estate,' said Champaign County Association of Realtors President Jim Waller.


 

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