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PTI-Tactical Training

Police recruits take part in Tactical Training inside one of the Quonset huts used by the Police Training Institute at Willard Airport in Savoy.

Getting Personal: Amanda McGrory

Hear from world-traveling paralympian and University of Illinois grad student Amanda McGrory.

 

Wired in: Quesnell Hartmann

Quesnell Hartmann, general manager and co-founder of EpiWorks, displays a semi-conductor wafer in Champaign on Friday, Dec. 2, 2016. The company is currently expanding and filling new jobs.

Tuscola Christmastown Parade 2016

Children scramble for candy thrown from floats and vehicles in the heart of Tuscola during the town's Christmas parade on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016. The parade was just one of many activities included in Tuscola's weekend-long Christmastown event. 

Anthony Meads sentencing

A Champaign man twice convicted of killing an innocent bystander in northwest Champaign four years ago has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for murder. The sentence that Judge Tom Difanis handed Anthony Meads on Friday for the July 4, 2012, murder of Desirae Austin is five years less than what he gave Meads three years ago.

Illini Preview: 'They'll put pressure on you'

Illinois guards Malcolm Hill and Jalen Coleman-Lands discuss the challenge presented by Saturday's game against VCU in Miami while touching on the benefits and just what went right in the losing streak-snapping win against North Carolina State in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.

Missy the Singing Dog, Josh the Barking Oboist

Heidi Schwarz, owner of Missy, a 7-year-old German shepherd, attempts to get Missy to bark during the Hindsley Symphonic Band's rendition of "Playfellow," a piece that was written by composer/conductor Henry Fillmore and performed by band and his dog "Mike" in the 1920s. At the Great Hall at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. 

Indoor snowball fight

Old-fashioned fun, with a twist - About 50 residents and staff of Clark-Lindsey Village in Urbana had an indoor snowball fight. 

Illini Recap: 'We ratcheted it up another level'

Illinois coach John Groce, Illini guards Tracy Abrams and Malcolm Hill and North Carolina State coach Mark Gottfried share some thoughts on Tuesday's game between the Illini and Wolfpack at State Farm Center.

Richey: Best 20 minutes of the season for Illinois

Beat writer Scott Richey breaks down Illinois' 88-74 victory against North Carolina State — the strong second half in particular — in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.