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Destihl leaving downtown Champaign for Carle at the Fields

CHAMPAIGN — A modern brewpub featuring gourmet American fare along with craft beer and organic wines and spirits will soon be on the move.

Destihl Restaurant and Brew Works announced Tuesday on Facebook that it plans to leave its original downtown location in the M2 Building at 301 N. Neil St., C, for southwest Champaign.

Champaign man accused of hitting child who brought him drink without ice

URBANA — A Champaign man who allegedly struck a child for bringing him a drink without ice has been criminally charged.

Police investigating shooting in northwest Champaign

CHAMPAIGN — Police are investigating a shooting Tuesday morning in the northwest area of the city.

According to a tweet from Champaign police, officers were called at 11:49 a.m. to the intersection of Camp Drive and Parkland Court for a report of shots fired. Police think the shots were exchanged between two vehicles.

Danville High to close over summer for elevator, restroom overhauls

DANVILLE — Danville High School will be closed to students and the public this summer, but that doesn't mean there won't be a flurry of activity going on.

Work crews will be replacing the 60-plus-year-old elevator and updating the boys' and girls' restrooms on all three floors.

Danville police investigating home invasion, armed robbery at apartment

DANVILLE — Police are investigating an alleged home invasion and armed robbery Monday night at an apartment on the city's east side.

Police said at 8:25 p.m., officers were called to an apartment in the 900 block of Fowler Avenue. When they arrived, a 19-year-old man told them he had just been robbed by four men who were wearing dark clothing and were armed with handguns.

Authorities: Danville inmate tried to hire hitman, wound up talking to undercover ATF agent

DANVILLE — A 23-year-old rural Danville man who was in jail for allegedly committing a hate crime against his neighbor is now facing additional charges of allegedly trying to hire a hitman to have her killed, according to authorities.

Are We There Yet? | UI cancer advocates are Krushing it

CHAMPAIGN — Crystal Reinhart was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia when she was 29, just five months after receiving her doctorate in community psychology.

She has since been through a stem-cell transplant, and while she has some ongoing issues, the Illini fan is now "your average healthy 37-year-old."

Winter weather advisory for all of East Central Illinois

The National Weather Service says all of East Central Illinois will be under a winter weather advisory starting Tuesday night.

The advisory will be in effect until noon Wednesday and includes Champaign, Coles, DeWitt, Douglas, Edgar, Ford, Iroquois, Macon, Moultrie, Piatt, Shelby, and Vermilion counties.

VIDEO: Ammons-Bennett panel analyzes marijuana legalization

State senator Scott Bennett and representative Carol Ammons held a town hall style panel to discuss marijuana legalization on Monday night.