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Investor frenzy in S. Korea over Russia treasure ship rumors

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean company's claim to have found a sunken Russian warship has triggered investor frenzy amid speculation the ship was carrying an enormous amount of gold when it sank 113 years ago. South Korea's financial regulator subsequently issued a warning against possible investment losses.

Entertainment listings, July 19-26, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

FARMER CITY/DeWITT COUNTY FAIR

Parkland trustees learn of potential windfall from planned wind farm

CHAMPAIGN — EDP Renewables' Broadlands Wind Farm, planned for north of Newman in northeastern Douglas County, could result in a bit of a windfall for Parkland College.

Tatiana Stein, project developer for Houston-based EDP, told the Parkland College board on Wednesday that the college district may see $160,000 in new tax revenue the first year the project goes live.

Business listings, July 15, 2018

These applications for assumed business names were filed with the Champaign County clerk's office:

All Star Nails, 907 W. Marketview Drive, Suite 14, C, Trong Le, 3206 Edward Hoffman Drive, C.

Daily Routines Ceramic, 903 Newcastle Drive, Apt. 5, C, Yu Ping Chuang, same address.

Paliney Guitar Accessories, 113 Carroll, Mahomet, Kevin Sisney, same address.

Entertainment listings, July 12-19, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

HISTORIC FARM DAYS

Business listings, July 8, 2018

These applications for assumed business names were filed with the Champaign County clerk's office:Candle Divas, 601 W. Champaign Ave., Rantoul, Millie Griffin, same address.

Diddy's Lawn Care, 1210 Northwood Drive South, C, Otis Brown, same address.

Manny's Auto Shop, 202 Paul Ave., C, Manuel Enriquez Carrera, 1307 Garden Lane, C.

Entertainment listings, July 5-12, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

NEIGHBORHOOD SUMMER BLOCK PARTIES

What: Block party fun. Inflatables, face painting, lawn games, live performances including CUperStars, interactive music by DJ Fireproof and many more activities.

When: 5 to 7 p.m. July 6.

Where: Johnston Park, Champaign.

Cost: Free.

Tom Kacich | Gov. Rauner's words bolster nagging fears about DPI

Editor's note: An earlier version of this column included an incorrect ranking for the UI's College of Engineering. U.S. News & World Report ranks the UI's overall graduate program ninth nationally, not 11th, as it appeared in a quote in the original story.

Business listings, July 1, 2018

These applications for assumed business names were filed with the Champaign County clerk's office:

Ingold's Meat & Deli, 101 S. Third St., Fisher, Carissa Chandler and Brandon Chandler, 3451 County Road 625 E, Foosland.

Just Bring It, 1410 N. Champaign St., C, Charles Lechel, same address.

Entertainment listings, June 28-July 5, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

FORD COUNTY FAIR

What: Highlights include Western Horse Show, a queen pageant, talent show, Little Mr. and Miss Pageant, truck and tractor pulls, demolition derby, C-Bar rodeo, petting zoo, carnival, a variety of livestock shows, food and more. Friday night concert features Travis Tritt with Craig Campbell and Jordan Davis.

When: June 28-30.