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News-Gazette Videos

Crime Stoppers: Champaign hit and run

Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance with a hit-and-run on May 5, when a runner was struck from behind by a car on Barker Road south of Windsor Road in Champaign . The runner lay on the ground until a passerby stopped to help.

Those Who Served: Robert Crook

Robert Crook, who served in Vietnam from May 1965 to May 1966 and helped build the Cam Ranh Air Base at Cam Ranh Bay, talks during an interview at his home Wednesday, May 9, 2018, in Champaign.

Behind the scenes of Krannert Center's six graduations

From 911 calls to program handouts to indignant parents, Multimedia Specialist Anthony Zilis witnessed what it was like behind the scenes at Krannert's bustling graduation day.

A day at the Autocross course

Multimedia Specialist and notoriously cautious driver Anthony Zilis stepped out of his comfort zone when he was invited to take part in the Champaign Sports Car Club's autocross scholarship event. Watch here to see if his instructors succeeded in teaching him to drive fast.

VIDEO: Class 1A Salt Fork Sectional Girls' Track Highlights

Video highlights from the Class 1A Salt Fork Sectional for girls' track and field, featuring comments from St. Thomas More's NaKaya Hughes and Lucy Lux-Rulon, Schlarman's Capria Brown, Uni High's Arielle Summitt and St. Joseph-Ogden's Zea Maroon.

Game of the Week: Monticello girls' track sectional

Check out highlights of Thursday's Class 2A Monticello Girls' Track Sectional, including Mahomet-Seymour senior Jessica Franklin's state-best 300-meter hurdles performance.

Friday on the Farm with Jen and Mike Quinlan

Each week, ag reporter Ben Zigterman checks out what's happening in the ag community. This week he caught up with Jen and Mike Quinlan, who are getting ready to open the Moon Grove Farm bed and breakfast near Mahomet.

VIDEO: Monticello house catches fire

Plumes of smoke billowed out from a house across the street from Monticello High School on Thursday evening. Firefighters arrived on the scene to put out the attic fire after a neighbor noticed it and dialed 9-1-1, ushering the two residents in the house to safety.

Music on Main: Travis French serenades the News-Gazette lobby

Normally, you'll see Travis French playing at Marketplace Mall, where he sings and strums his guitar regularly. This week, he dropped by The News-Gazette's lobby to perform a few original songs

What's Cool on Campus? Take a look behind the curtain at Krannert

Go behind the scenes for Krannert Center's rendition of "She Loves Me," the musical that spawned the movie "You've Got Mail."