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Top of the Morning, Oct. 1, 2016

“The first time I met him, I went into his broadcast booth and said hello, and he introduced himself: ‘Hi, I’m Vin Scully.’ "

Top of the Morning, Oct. 1, 2016
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Clergy corner, Sept. 30, 2016

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Managing Editor Jeff D'Alessio's weekly feature spotlighting area religious leaders.

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The #MJs, Sept. 30, 2016

Staff writer Marcus Jackson (@MarcusJ_NG) provides a quick glance at the best that Twitter has to offer.

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What's in a name: Yankee Ridge Elementary in Urbana

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The school was founded in 1875 by a group of Yankee settlers from New England, 'on what was supposedly a ridge.'

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Special report: How Robbie Patton got out of prison

Special report: How Robbie Patton got out of prison

Judge Tom Difanis declined to comment on his rationale, but boot camp recommendations by Champaign County judges for first-time young adult offenders are common. 

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Fri, 09/30/2016 - 10:11pm

High school football scoreboard: Sept. 30, 2016

High school football scoreboard: Sept. 30, 2016

Six area high school football teams could clinch playoff spots tonight. Find out if any do right here.


Fri, 09/30/2016 - 1:23pm

Campustown shooting suspect's bond left at $5 million

Campustown shooting suspect's bond left at $5 million

It was about 10:15 p.m. Thursday when Robbie Patton walked into the satellite jail on Lierman Avenue in east Urbana and announced his presence.



Sat, 10/01/2016 - 7:00am

Space on monument to Olympians, Paralympians has filled up fast

Space on monument to Olympians, Paralympians has filled up fast

Newest names will be added to marker today.


Sat, 10/01/2016 - 7:00am

UI service workers call for wage hike

CHAMPAIGN — Cooks, janitors and other service workers who have been negotiating for months with the University of Illinois picketed outside the UI's Physical Plant on Friday.


Sat, 10/01/2016 - 7:00am

Weekend Planner: Let the sunshine in

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The 10th annual Illinois Solar Tour will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today.


Fri, 09/30/2016 - 2:00pm

Tom's #Mailbag, Sept. 30, 2016

Tom's #Mailbag, Sept. 30, 2016

The seasons are changing and so are the questions to the mailbag.


Fri, 09/30/2016 - 12:27pm

MTD asks judge to set aside $10 million verdict

A hearing seeking a new trial is set for Wednesday before Champaign County Judge Michael Jones.


 

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