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Beat writer's pick: Illinois 31, Ball State 21

Illinois open the 2017 season at 11 a.m. Saturday against Ball State, and beat writer Scott Richey thinks they'll leave Memorial Stadium a few hours later with their first win of the year.

Friday on the Farm, Sept. 1, 2017

Each Friday, business and agriculture writer Ben Zigterman checks out what farmers have been up to. This week, he heads to the Farm Progress Show in Decatur, where thousands of farmers come to learn about the latest equipment and technology from hundreds of vendors. 

Milan: Illini 'bringing the juice'

Hear from Illinois defensive tackle Jamal Milan and linebacker Tre Watson as the Illini prepare to face Ball State at 11 a.m. Sept. 2 at Memorial Stadium to open the 2017 season.

Mays: 'Never take anybody lightly'

Illinois junior wide receiver Sam Mays discusses the Illini's Saturday season opener against Ball State and Year 2 in Garrick McGee's offense, while redshirt junior Mikey Dudek highlights how much of a threat Mays and some of Illinois' bigger receivers might be this year.

SUV crashes into Urbana house

Hear from house painter Caleb Ingersoll who narrowly escaped injury when a house he was working on was struck by a vehicle involved in a traffic accident on Anderson Street in Urbana on Tuesday.

Smith: 'Gotten a lot of work done'

Illinois coach Lovie Smith discusses opening the season against Ball State and the role several of the youngest Illini might play against the Cardinals on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

Cubbie Conversation, Aug. 28, 2017

The Cubs' play this weekend was disappointing, but as September looms the North Siders are where they want to be — first place. That's the word from Mr. Cub J.J. Lockwood.

Those Who Served: David Anderson

Hear David Anderson reminisce about his military service in the U.S. Navy that included time on Peleliu Island until late October 1944.

N-G Football Top 10: Week 2

The top teams in our weekly high school football poll flexed their muscles on Friday night. Here's our updated Top 10, courtesy sports editor Matt Daniels.

Getting Personal: Jim Kroll

Hear from Jim Kroll, Executive Manager of Napleton Auto Park in Urbana.