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How'd you spend a 90-degree Monday?

Area residents try their best to stay cool at the construction site and the pool, as temperatures soared as high as 94 (2 p.m. at Willard in Savoy) on Monday. More on Instagram here

Cubbie Conversation, June 12, 2017

They're 31-31 and coming off what J.J. Lockwood admits was 'a rough weekend' against the Rockies. But with 100 games left, our expert is confident the champs can win 65 of them. 'I still love our chances' he says ahead of a road trip that starts with the Mets tonight. 'I'm tired of the panic setting in with people.'


Missing UI scholar enters car

In this surveillance video provided by UI police, Yingying Zhang is seen entering a black Saturn Astra (unknown year) — about the 40-second mark — on the east side of Goodwin Avenue in Urbana.

StreetFest in Champaign

The weather cooperated for the first of two StreetFests in downtown Champaign,  live bands performing on Saturday night on blocked-off streets.

Hill prepping for next step in hoops career

Former Illinois guard Malcolm Hill shares some details about his pre-draft workout process, including the change in his diet to drop some weight and gain a little more quickness. 

VIDEO: Central baseball takes home 4th-place trophy

Champaign Central coach John Staab discusses his team's surprising run to state after accepting the Class 3A fourth-place trophy on Saturday.

VIDEO: Champaign Central loses heartbreaker

Champaign Central fought back from a 3-0 deficit in the Class 3A state semifinal to Marian Central to tie the game in the top of the seventh. Then, an errant throw to third base on a double-steal allowed Marmion to score the walkoff run.

Friday on the Farm, June 9, 2017

Each Friday, business and agriculture writer Ben Zigterman puts the camera on an area farmer. This week: Jason Watson, who will explain some of the technology he uses on his farm near Villa Grove. 

Central baseball: State sendoff

Champaign Central on Thursday afternoon left McKinley Field for the state baseball tournament in Joliet. Hear and see why the Maroons are feeling so good about their chances.

Those Who Served: Walter E. Schroeder

Walter E. Schroeder has many stories from his service during WWII, hear him share a few.