News-Gazette Videos

Roger Ebert statue unveiling

Members of the community and from afar celebrate the life of Roger Ebert as a statue depicting him at the movies, created by sculptor Rick Harney, is unveiled in front of the Virginia Theatre in Champaign on Thursday, April 24, 2014. 

Videographer/Producer: 
Heather Coit

MJ's Minute: Darius Paul

College basketball writer Marcus Jackson talks about Darius Paul's arrest early Tuesday morning and the potential consequences going forward.

Videographer/Producer: 
Marcus Jackson

Parkland Institute of Avaition

Parkland College is registering students in the Institute of Aviation, taking over operations from the University of Illinois.

Videographer/Producer: 
Rick Danzl

Donnie Heitler on the piano

Donnie Heitler plays "My Way" during his Wednesday evening gig at The Great Impasta in Urbana. He plays from 6 to 9 p.m. every Wednesday.

Videographer/Producer: 
Melissa Merli

$165 Million State Farm Center Renovation

University of Illinois Senior Associate Athletic Director Tom Michael gives an update on the $165 Million State Farm Center renovation.

Videographer/Producer: 
John Dixon

$1000 Shopping Spree!

Carly Rocco bagged over $1000 worth of merchandise during a 90 second shopping spree she won at County Market in Champaign on Wednesday April 16, 2014.

Videographer/Producer: 
John Dixon

Illinois Marathon Route

Over 5400 separate exposures were taken to create this time lapse video of the Illinois Marathon route. Run the route with race promoter Pat Mills in less than 3 minutes!

Videographer/Producer: 
John Dixon

Seth Dickey Homecoming

Lt. Seth Dickey, of Gibson City, came home on leave from his U.S. Army deployment in Afghanistan on Monday April 14, 2014.

Videographer/Producer: 
John Dixon

Spring Game recap

Beat writer Matt Daniels' postgame thoughts on the Blue team's victory in Saturday's Spring Game.

Videographer/Producer: 
Bob Asmussen

Boneyard Arts: Laura Wennstrom

Boneyard Arts Festival signature artist Laura Wennstrom talks about her art making process

Videographer/Producer: 
Melissa Merli/Melissa Merli