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UI-led Discovery Partners Institute officially off and running

At a press conference Tuesday in Chicago with Gov. Bruce Rauner and other elected officials, UI President Tim Killeen announced that DPI has opened a office using space the UI system already owns.

UI-led Discovery Partners Institute officially off and running
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N-G again named state's top newspaper, innovator

N-G again named state's top newspaper, innovator

For the fourth consecutive year, the Illinois Press Association awarded The News-Gazette the Mabel S. Shaw Memorial Trophy as the sweepstakes winner.

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Wired In: Eddy Mejia

Wired In: Eddy Mejia

Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the UI MBA student, computer engineer and veteran who founded DisplayOne, which sells display solutions for people to showcase and protect their prized possessions.

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Tom's #Mailbag, June 15, 2018

Tom's #Mailbag, June 15, 2018

A lot of infrastructure questions this week, plus questions about whether there is a shortage of songbirds locally, an influx of migrant workers, and whether anyone has died from a tornado within Champaign-Urbana.

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Wed, 06/20/2018 - 7:00am

Davis, Shimkus call on Dems to help pass immigration reform

Davis, Shimkus call on Dems to help pass immigration reform

Both local congressmen said the separation of families at the border is 'upsetting and unnecessary,' and something ' no one wants to see.'


Wed, 06/20/2018 - 7:00am

Raises for teachers capped at 3 percent in last four years on the job

The $38.5 billion spending plan signed by Gov. Bruce Rauner on June 4 contains a provision meant to limit school districts' ability to increase teachers' pay so as to limit spikes in their pensions.



Wed, 06/20/2018 - 7:00am

Champaign council approves sweeping rule changes for parking lots

Champaign council approves sweeping rule changes for parking lots

Tuesday's vote creates official language prohibiting activities that aren't related to parking — such as alcohol consumption, gambling, littering and selling products or services — in city-owned lots and metered spaces.


Wed, 06/20/2018 - 7:00am

A Life Remembered | Horsewoman prized for her spirit

A Life Remembered | Horsewoman prized for her spirit

Ann Gallivan, who died Thursday at age 92, 'loved every moment she had to spend time with the horses, and always had a great compassion for them,' said her son Lyle.


Wed, 06/20/2018 - 7:00am

There's a fair bit going on in Vermilion County

There's a fair bit going on in Vermilion County

Here are just a few of the highlights of this year's event, which runs through Sunday.


Wed, 06/20/2018 - 7:00am

Jim Dey | Redistricting rulings put Madigan in catbird seat

Any Illinoisans who thought — or hoped — the U.S. Supreme Court was going to rescue them from Illinois' Democratic House speaker has to be disappointed today.


Wed, 06/20/2018 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, June 20, 2018

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As grand marshal at this year's Champaign County Freedom Celebration parade — two weeks from today — Army veteran Garrett Anderson will cover the 2-mile route perched in a convertible. Perfect.


Tue, 06/19/2018 - 9:18pm

Attempted traffic stop leads to drug charges for Champaign man

Attempted traffic stop leads to drug charges for Champaign man

Richie Wills, 45, was charged Tuesday with possession with intent to deliver cocaine, driving under revocation, aggravated fleeing and attempting to elude a police officer, and possession of a controlled substance in connection with his early-morning arrest Tuesday.


 
 

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