With partner Anne Kessler leaving the business, Dawn Blacksher plans to go it alone as sole owner of her crafts store.
IOWA CITY - University of Illinois Provost Richard Herman will be staying at the UI.
CHAMPAIGN - Crimestoppers of Champaign County is seeking help in finding the person responsible for killing a man in Urbana on New Year's Eve.
URBANA - Lillie Walker, 72, has been a resident of Lakeside Terrace apartments in Urbana for 22 years.
CHAMPAIGN - Sports Publishing is toying with a strategy that could prove unpopular with readers.
CHAMPAIGN - Burch Village, the public housing complex on Bradley Avenue at Fourth Street, has seen a lot of living in its 52 years.
On the surface, the piece of ground at Fort Riley looks like a typical Kansas field.
CHAMPAIGN - John Piland, the Chicago Bears fan, is somewhat sad to see the football season come to an end. John Piland, the state's attorney of Champaign County, is not.
SPRINGFIELD - A LeRoy physician and attorney is attempting to sue Gov. George Ryan and the Illinois Health Facilities Planning Board, claiming a vote that killed his plans for a $5 million outpatient surgery center project in Urbana was invalid.