Champaign Police Chief R.T. Finney has requested that the U.S. Department of Justice Federal Bureau of Investigation
review the incident and reports of the fatal shooting of Kiwane
Here are documents released by Champaign County State's Attorney Julia Rietz on the investigation into the death of Kiwane Carrington.
Includes audio of interviews with Champaign police Chief R.T. Finney and officer Daniel Norbits.
NEW on Dec. 10, 2009: More reports released by state's attorney's office posted.
URBANA —Illinois State Police responded to a 3:30 p.m. crash Thursday in the westbound lanes of Interstate 74 just east of Urbana that has seriously injured at least one person .
URBANA — Carle Clinic doctors have voted to accept a $250 million offer by Carle Foundation Hospital to purchase the clinic system.
CHAMPAIGN — Fire sent one person to a hospital and caused heavy damage to an apartment building on a busy street in Champaign on Thursday.
CHAMPAIGN — Champaign police are investigating two home invasions earlier this week in which armed men took items from people in their homes.
SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois Department of Public Health has authorized the release of H1N1 vaccine to the general public without restrictions, starting Dec. 15.
Remarks by President Obama at the acceptance of the Nobel Peace Prize.
WESTVILLE – Village officials voted Tuesday to pursue adding a 5-cent tax onto each gallon of gasoline sold in the village.
Westville Village Board members voted to have the village attorney write an ordinance to create the gasoline tax, and will review and vote on the ordinance after it is written. The tax was first proposed at a Dec. 2 finance committee meeting.
GEORGETOWN – The body of fallen soldier Sgt. Kenneth Nichols of Georgetown is expected to come home on Friday, a family member said Wednesday.
Sgt. Nichols' casket is scheduled to be flown from Dover Air Force Base in Delaware to the Vermilion Regional Airport on a morning flight, said Tinisha Shade-Cravens, the Georgetown man's sister-in-law. She said the exact time of arrival was still not known on Wednesday afternoon, and it would depend on the weather.