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Top of the morning, Feb. 27, 2015

The streets of Gilman figure to be empty at about 2 p.m. today. That's when the Iroquois West girls' basketball team plays Hardin Calhoun in a Class 1A semifinal game at Normal's Redbird Arena.

The game is being televised live on Comcast SportsNet. Lee Hall will handle the play-by-play, with Kelly Burke as analyst and Matt Rotewald working the sidelines.

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Who lives here? Feb. 21, 2015

Each week, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?"

Top of the morning, Feb. 20, 2015

Jeff Bentley already knows the results. But he still plans to tune to NBC Sports at 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

The 52-year-old Champaign contractor is featured on the network's coverage of Super Boat racing. The event was held in November at Key West, Fla. Bentley and team owner/throttleman Randy Sweers finished third overall.

Ask 'Mimi,' Feb. 15, 2015

What do you think about Jon Stewart leaving "The Daily Show" on Comedy Central?

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Area comics sound off on their favorite 'Saturday Night Live' moments:

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Who lives here? Feb. 14, 2015

Each week, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?"

Top of the morning, Feb. 13, 2015

Give most of us an Olympic medal and we would display it in a house-sized case, a spotlight shining for all to see.

Not Katherine Reutter.

The Champaign native actually has two Olympic medals, a silver and a bronze, at her Milwaukee home. She stores them in a coffee table drawer for easy access.

"I like to keep them handy," Reutter said.

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Friday is deadline for Symphony fundraiser signup

CHAMPAIGN — Friday is the deadline for signing up to attend the Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra's fundraiser next week at the Larry Kanfer Gallery, 2503 S. Neil St., C

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

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