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It's Your Business: Downtown Danville business changes name

With partner Anne Kessler leaving the business, Dawn Blacksher plans to go it alone as sole owner of her crafts store.

Iowa picks president; provost staying at UI

IOWA CITY - University of Illinois Provost Richard Herman will be staying at the UI.

Guess who is quietly sneaking back into our state?

Bobcats and cougars and wolves, oh my!

Champaign publisher thinking outside the book

CHAMPAIGN - Sports Publishing is toying with a strategy that could prove unpopular with readers.

For fans, police alike, a Bear of a season

CHAMPAIGN - John Piland, the Chicago Bears fan, is somewhat sad to see the football season come to an end. John Piland, the state's attorney of Champaign County, is not.

Lakeside´s fate set; redevelopment still at issue

URBANA - Lillie Walker, 72, has been a resident of Lakeside Terrace apartments in Urbana for 22 years.

Making the dream affordable

CHAMPAIGN - Burch Village, the public housing complex on Bradley Avenue at Fourth Street, has seen a lot of living in its 52 years.

Digging up past without shovel

On the surface, the piece of ground at Fort Riley looks like a typical Kansas field.

Volition project nears launch

CHAMPAIGN - A development agreement for the construction of the Volition project at One Main Street in downtown Champaign appears ready for launch.

Alternative paper may fold

CHAMPAIGN - The area will lose its main alternative media voice if a buyer isn't found to continue the CU Cityview.