News-Gazette Videos

News-Gazette Videos

Friday on the Farm, July 21, 2017

Each Friday, business and agriculture writer Ben Zigterman puts the camera on an area farmer. Next up: Lynn Doran, a cheesemaker at Prairie Fruits Farm and Creamery. 

Chris Karr: Hall of Fame hog caller

We visited 10-time Illinois State Fair champ Chris Karr at his 'Hog Calling Training Center' near Seymour to find out how he does it.

 

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.

Getting Personal: Abby Foster

Hear from Miss Illinois Abby Foster, the Oakwood High School grad is headed to the Miss America pageant in September where she will try to bring home the national crown.

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: Isak Massman

Isak Massman, co-founder of Therapalz, stuffed toys to help people with Alzheimer's and children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, talks about his start-up Monday, July 10, 2017, at EnterpriseWorks in Champaign.

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.