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Valentine's Day weddings

Judge Randy Rosenbaum conducts a marriage ceremony for Lori Cooper and Jacob Cross of Armstrong at the Champaign County Courthouse in Urbana on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017. Rosenbaum dressed in his red robe to officiate in ceremonies for five couples married at the courthouse on Valentine's Day.

Getting Personal: Joe DeLuce

 Joe DeLuce, head of Champaign Park District, talks about the busy year ahead for the district while sitting inside the Virginia Theatre in Champaign on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. 

MJs Minute: Preston Williams

Having a school named after him in Urbana was 'very humbling' for former administrator Preston Williams. Even when he walks by his portrait at Preston Williams Elementary and the kids ask him 'I thought you were dead?' Here's more from the one-time pro baseball propsect's visit with Marcus Jackson inside out studios.

 

Getting Personal: Carol Ammons

This week's Getting Personal visit is with Illinois State Rep. Carol Ammons.

Homer firefighter Mike Cummins funeral

Homer volunteer firefighter Mike Cummins was laid to rest by his family and the firefighter community. Cummins died last week after returning from a rescue call. 

N-G Top 10: Boys' Basketball Week 12

Red-hot Danville stayed at No. 1, Champaign Central vaulted to No. 5 and PBL returned to the Top 10. Here's the scoop from sports editor Matt Daniels.

 

Illini Recap: 'This league you've got to play for 40'

Hear from Illinois coach John Groce and guards Jalen Coleman-Lands and Te'Jon Lucas in addition to Penn State coach Pat Chambers following the Nittany Lions' victory against the Illini on Saturday at State Farm Center.

Richey: Not a streak you want to see continue

Illinois lost 83-70 on Saturday to Penn State, another opportunity missed to win consecutive regular season Big Ten games since 2015. Beat writer Scott Richey gives a quick rundown on the 13-point defeat.

Lovie previews spring ball

Illinois football coach Lovie Smith talked about reasons why the Illini will start spring practice on Valentine's Day, how the depth is across the program and other topics ahead of Tuesday's first workout

Illini Preview: 'Focus our energy on defense'

Hear from Illinois coach John Groce and guards Te'Jon Lucas and Malcolm Hill — who both discuss defense — heading into Saturday's home game against Penn State.