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Game of the Week: Centennial vs. Urbana baseball

On a day they wore red to honor deceased classmate Luke Miller, a St. Louis Cardinals fan, Centennial squeaked out a win over Urbana, 5-3.

Underwood: 'He makes his teammates better'

Illinois coach Brad Underwood discusses signing Class of 2017 four-star prospect Mark Smith. The 6-foot-5 guard out of Edwardsville was the Illinois Mr. Basketball winner and 2017 News-Gazette All-State Player of the Year.

Trashcano!

University of Illinois geology professor Patricia Gregg's class performed a 'Trashcano' experiment on Tuesday morning to simulate a massive eruption. The eye-catching show took place near Huff Hall in Champaign.  

MJs Minute: Howard Milton

Howard Milton, a UI mover-and-shaker, enjoys his role as senior associate athletic director for development. 'I think this is a hidden gem, like a miracle on the prairie,' the 1995 Kansas graduate tells our Marcus Jackson during a studio visit.

Cubbie Conversation, April 24, 2017

As he mentioned a week ago, there's no reason to panic. Why? Because the Cubs are back where they belong — in first place — says our resident expert, J.J. Lockwood.

Getting Personal: Adelaide Aime

Hear from Adelaide Aime, the new executive director of the Rape Advocacy, Counseling, & Education Services based at Lincoln Square Mall in Urbana.

Getting Personal: Andrew Johnson

Meet new MTD chief operating officer Andrew Johnson.

Wired In: Ty Newell

Ty Newell talks about Build Equinox at his shop in Urbana on Friday, April 14, 2017.

2017 Illinois Marathon

Thousands of runners take to the streets of Champaign-Urbana under nearly perfect running conditions in the ninth annual Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon on Saturday, April 22, 2017.  

Hosting Norman Lear

Ray Elliott, who has taught English and journalism at area high schools and at the University of Illinois, is serving as a host to Norman Lear and Ben Lear at this year’s Ebertfest. He tells of his experience so far with Ben and what he’s most looking forward to with Norman.