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Getting Personal: John Farney

Get to know more about Urbana's John Farney.

VIDEO: The one-year memorial for missing UI scholar Yingying Zhang

Members of the UI community remember Yingying Zhang on the first anniversary of her June 9, 2017, disappearance.

Friday on the Farm with Bradley Uken

Each week, ag reporter Ben Zigterman checks out what's going on in the ag community. This week, he spoke with Bradley Uken, manager of the Champaign County Farm Bureau, about how Pesotum landed the Luke Bryan concert.

VIDEO: Illini coaches, AD play ball with special needs athletes

On Tuesday night, several Illinois coaches, including men's basketball coach Brad Underwood and Lovie Smith, joined the Kiwanis Tom Jones Challenger League, a league that allows kids with special needs to play baseball. Check out highlights and interviews in the video story below.

Car-motorcycle accident in west Champaign

Two people were taken away in ambulances after an accident involving a car and a motorcycle accident Monday afternoon, June 4, 2018, on the eastern side of the intersection of Prospect Avenue and Washington Street in Champaign. Several emergency vehicles were on the scene, and the right northbound lane of Prospect was blocked while the scene was cleared.

VIDEO: 2A State Baseball Third Place: Tuscola Vs. Herscher

Video highlights from the Class 2A state baseball third-place game between Tuscola and Herscher on Saturday, June 2, at Dozer Park in Peoria.

VIDEO: Arraignment of man charged in I-74 slingshot incidents

Kevin Casey, who allegedly shot a slingshot at multiple vehicles along I-74, was arraigned on Monday. 

Cubbie Conversation, June 4, 2018

A four-game sweep of the lowly New York Mets has our Cubs expert, J.J. Lockwood, feeling really good about the rest of the summer. In fact a week from now, he says, they'll be in first place. Promise.

Crime Stoppers: Champaign wallet theft

Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance regarding the theft of a wallet at Panera Bread on W. Kirby Ave. The suspect used a stolen credit card to buy $800 worth of gift cards at Target in Decatur. 

Those Who Served: Cheryl Walker

Cheryl Walker, the American Legion’s newly elected 19th District
commander, is the first female commander for her large district and, with
husband Robbie Walker, who had the position earlier, the first couple to
have headed the district.