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Go Kart Races: Farmer City/DeWitt County Fair 2017

Go Kart races for both youths and adults bring out fans at Farmer City Raceway during the 87th annual Farmer City/DeWitt County Fair on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Fun at the fair continues until this Saturday. 

The growing memorial for Yingying Zhang

Flowers and candles are among some of the items that have been used to create a memorial on the corner of Goodwin and Clark in Urbana for missing scholar Yingying Zhang.

Aaron Jordan: 'I've been given another opportunity'

Illinois guard details his initial interactions with Brad Underwood, the Illini's new system under their new coach and how the half returning players, half newcomers roster is coming together.

Cubbie Conversation, July 17, 2017

J.J. Lockwood can't stop smiling after the Cubs made a deal for a top-end starter and then swept the Orioles over the weekend. And he's got a message for the Brewers: "The North Siders are coming."

Those Who Served: David Grogan

David Grogan spent many years in the Navy JAG as a lawyer. He talks about some of his experiences at the News-Gazette on Friday, July 7, 2017.

Wired In: Massman

Isak Massman co-founded Therapalz, stuffed toys to help people with things like Autism Spectrum Disorders, talks about his business at EnterpriseWorks in Champaign on Monday, July 10,  2017.

Getting Personal: Chet Alwes

Chet Alwes, a retired choral director at the UI School of Music, talks about founding Baroque Artists of Champaign (BACH) while at his home in Mahomet on Wednesday, July 12, 2017.

Look! Up in the sky!

What all goes into getting airborne at this weekend's Balloons Over Vermilion County? Take a ride with our Hannah Auten.

2017 Balloons Over Vermilion Glow

The Glow at the Balloons Over Vermilion event at the Vermilion County Airport in Danville on Friday, July 14, 2017.

Friday on the Farm, July 14, 2017

Each Friday, business and agriculture writer Ben Zigterman puts the camera on an area farmer. Next up: Greg Stierwalt, a sales representative at Birkey’s in Urbana.