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Vandalism to field forces Rantoul Township's graduation indoors

Principal Todd Wilson said someone used chemicals to create expletives and obscene artwork in the middle of the field.

Vandalism to field forces Rantoul Township's graduation indoors

Jim Dey: Bridge tournament? 99-year-old's not troubled

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For Christine Carroll, who's been playing for about nine decades, it's just another game at another table in another place that's hardly as exotic as tournaments she's played in Japan, Great Britain and France.

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Notes-Worthy: Gary Jones

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C.U. Bands and Fans' Terry Brown chats with the guitarist for King's Highway.

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Frank's Faves: Windy movies

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This week: "Gone With the Wind" is a great movie title — and an apt description of the state of my roof.


The Health Reporter Is In: May 24, 2017


What do you know about the DASH diet? Can people lose weight on it?

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Thu, 05/25/2017 - 4:02pm

Probation for Champaign man who had sex with 15-year-old


Thu, 05/25/2017 - 1:10pm

Arson leads to prison sentence for Champaign man


Wesley Gritmacker pleaded guilty to setting fire to an abandoned house on County Road 500 E in Colfax Township on Aug. 8.

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 2:15pm

Survey: Champaign residents mostly satisfied with park district

Survey: Champaign residents mostly satisfied with park district

The head of the University of Illinois department in charge of compiling the results said residents seem to be satisfied with the programming, facilities and services that the agency provides.

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 10:57am

UPDATED: Coleman-Lands to transfer from UI hoops

UPDATED: Coleman-Lands to transfer from UI hoops

The college basketball offseason has become a persistent back and forth of addition and attrition. Illinois experienced both in less than a 24-hour span.

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:05am

PBL bomb threat traced to teens

After interviewing the two and their parents at the police department, it was determined that "no credible threat was ever in place."

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 10:18am

Two Hoopeston teens arrested in separate incidents

One was arrested on charges of aggravated battery to a police officer, criminal damage to state-supported property and resisting arrest; the other, charges of armed robbery, theft of a motor vehicle and burglary to an auto.

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 7:00am

'I just want a life that is peaceful'

'I'm a God-fearing man, and I live right,' says Todd Milner, identified by authorities in an alleged abduction attempt that arose from what the sheriff said was 'various parties operating on incorrect assumptions.'


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