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Police seek info in Dec. 31 killing

CHAMPAIGN - Crimestoppers of Champaign County is seeking help in finding the person responsible for killing a man in Urbana on New Year's Eve.

UI expert finds novel written by a Southern belle

She was the only woman on Civil War Confederate money, a Southern belle of head-turning beauty and, behind the scenes, a skillful political operator.

It's Your Business: Downtown Danville business changes name

With partner Anne Kessler leaving the business, Dawn Blacksher plans to go it alone as sole owner of her crafts store.

Iowa picks president; provost staying at UI

IOWA CITY - University of Illinois Provost Richard Herman will be staying at the UI.

Guess who is quietly sneaking back into our state?

Bobcats and cougars and wolves, oh my!

Lakeside´s fate set; redevelopment still at issue

URBANA - Lillie Walker, 72, has been a resident of Lakeside Terrace apartments in Urbana for 22 years.

Champaign publisher thinking outside the book

CHAMPAIGN - Sports Publishing is toying with a strategy that could prove unpopular with readers.

Making the dream affordable

CHAMPAIGN - Burch Village, the public housing complex on Bradley Avenue at Fourth Street, has seen a lot of living in its 52 years.

Digging up past without shovel

On the surface, the piece of ground at Fort Riley looks like a typical Kansas field.

For fans, police alike, a Bear of a season

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.