News-Gazette Videos

News-Gazette Videos

Game of the Week: IHSA Girls' State Track Championships

Five area athletes/relay teams took home state championships at last weekend's girls' track IHSA State Championships. Check out highlights from the weekend's action.

Cubbie Conversation, May 22, 2017

The pitching is coming around and so is the hitting, which means the NL Central "is ours for the taking," says Cubbie fanatic J.J. Lockwood.

Wired In: Chinmay Soman

Hear from Chinmay Soman, co-founder of EarthSense, an AgBio Engineering Company.

Getting Personal: Natalie Kenny Marquez

Natalie Kenny Marquez is the marketing coordinator for the City of Urbana and director of the Market at the Square.

Friday on the Farm, May 19, 2017

Each Friday, business and agriculture writer Ben Zigterman puts the camera on an area farmer. Next up: 2008 News-Gazette Farm Leader of the Year Eric Rund, who regularly hosts farmers from South America.

Levee Trail

Bruce Hannon and Deanna Glosser of the Land Conservation Foundation take you on a hike along the Levee Trail ahead of its May 20 Grand Opening. The beautiful 110-acre bottom land hardwood forest in Piatt County connects pieces of land for public access. 

Sangamon School Egg Drop 2017

Retiring Sangamon School principal, Mark Cabutti, enjoys his last egg drop with long-time assistant, Laurie Hogin, in Mahomet on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. 

Dust storm on I-72

High winds create difficult driving conditions along I-72 on Wednesday afternoon.

Those Who Served: Steve Stanley

U.S. Army Staff sergeant Steve Stanley talks about some of his 20 years of military service that included work with top secret clearance with service in Thailand, Germany and Alaska.

St. Matthew Catholic School volcanoes

Sixth graders in Cindy Gumbel and Franky Hack's classes end the school year with colorful eruptions from their volcano project at St. Matthew Catholic School in Champaign on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Gumbel spearheaded the volcano unit  20 years ago.