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16-year-old found guilty of murder

   URBANA ? Hattie Paulk misses her brother and is sick about the horrible death he experienced on Aug. 8, 2002.

Officials cite huge impact of returning funds

ROCKFORD - UI officials spelled out the exact cost of giving back money to the state this late in the fiscal year.

UI project flies high

When their professor told them to go fly a kite, a group of University of Illinois graphic and industrial design students never suspected it would land in the Smithsonian Institution.

Governor wants to help business startups

SPRINGFIELD - In his first State of the State speech, Gov. Rod Blagojevich lauded the University of Illinois for its technology breakthroughs and said he would create the state's first entrepreneurship center at the Urbana-Champaign campus to help turn those discoveries into successful businesses.

UI sophomore is semifinalist in Cosmo search

   URBANA ? A University of Illinois sophomore is a reluctant beauty who is about to make the national scene.

Argus lays off more employees

SAVOY - Employees at Argus Systems Group have been going without paychecks for more than a month. This week, they learned half the staff has been laid off.

Traffic court details nowon information superhighway

URBANA - Want to know when your next date is in traffic court or how much you owe on that speeding ticket? Good news for those with computer access.

Doctor testifies man was strangled, beaten

URBANA - A homeless man found dead in north Champaign last summer had been strangled and repeatedly struck, a pathologist testified Wednesday.

Trustees to vote on building design

URBANA - Construction is scheduled to start this summer on a new retail and apartment complex near the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana.

Champaign parking plans win praise

   CHAMPAIGN ? City hall watchers on Tuesday witnessed a rarity in the course of municipal events here, or probably anywhere else, for that matter ? downtown business people heaping praise on city administrators for a parking plan.