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Citizens' concerns: Policing and lowering crime

Before their goal-setting sessions start this week, the city council will have already heard from 265 residents. Topping many of their wish lists: reduced crime and increased policing.

Citizens' concerns: Policing and lowering crime
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Getting Personal: Matt Difanis

Getting Personal: Matt Difanis

Staff writer Melissa Merli chats with the 41-year-old from Mahomet who is a real-estate broker, owner of RE/MAX Realty Associates in Champaign and president-elect of the Illinois Realtors trade organization.

Living

The Reluctant Townie: 'Last Chance to Kill,' starring the GOP

The Republican senators huddled together, forming a small circle around a ceremonial dagger laid out on the grass. 'If ever we are going to strike, we must strike now,' said Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

Business

Wired In: Matt Caesar

Wired In: Matt Caesar

Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the UI computer-science professor and co-founder of Veriflow, whose software helps model and manage networks so as to protect them from vulnerabilities and outages.

A & E

Studio Visit: Rachel Storm

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Staff writer Melissa Merli chats with the 31-year-old artist from Urbana who serves as the city's public arts coordinator.

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Mon, 09/25/2017 - 7:00am

Those Who Served: 'U.S. was scared to death'

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Marty Zvonar served in the Navy from 1957 to 1961, the height of the Cold War, when he recalls, children were taught to "duck and cover" if the Soviets bombed our continent.


Mon, 09/25/2017 - 7:00am

Officials seek info on theft of card

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Champaign County Crime Stoppers and Champaign police need help on a credit card fraud case.



Mon, 09/25/2017 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, Sept. 25, 2017

Top of the Morning, Sept. 25, 2017

Slowly but surely, as time and resources allow, we're stepping up our technological game here in the newsroom.


Mon, 09/25/2017 - 5:30am

AUDIO: weathering two hurricanes and a tropical storm

AUDIO: weathering two hurricanes and a tropical storm

Central Illinois woman riding it out on the island of St. Kitts


Sun, 09/24/2017 - 4:02pm

Mixed reviews over anthem antics

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NFL-Trump dispute plays out before Sunday's games


Sun, 09/24/2017 - 10:16am

NFL protests playing out

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Shad Khan, owner of the Jaguars, locks arms during anthem.


Sun, 09/24/2017 - 7:00am

Need a building? Someday you may just hit 'print'

Need a building? Someday you may just hit 'print'

Champaign-based lab testing 3-D printing technology that affordably constructs sturdy edifices on site using readily-available resources.


Sun, 09/24/2017 - 7:00am

Thieves likely got your personal data

Victim or not, it pays to monitor your credit


 

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    Champaign-born developer headed to prison for fraud in Quad Cities

    UI grad Todd Raufeisen was sentenced to six years for defrauding 22 investors out of $1.7 million between 2010 and 2016. While he had worked on projects in Champaign and Savoy, those cities said they were not affected by his crimes.

     

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