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VIDEO: DUI-arrest demonstration at Champaign County Jail

With New Year's Eve approaching, the Champaign County Sheriff's Office gaveThe News-Gazette a demonstration of what happens when a citizen is arrested for DUI. Design editor Mike Goebel volunteered to take part in the demonstration.

VIDEO: Monticello prepares for Holiday Hoopla

This weekend, thousands of people will descend on Monticello High School for the 21st annual Holiday Hoopla. Anthony Zilis tracked the setup for the event on Wednesday.

Those Who Served: Peter Thomas

Hear from Vietnam war veteran Peter Thomas talk about some of his combat experiences and philosophy on life.

Wired In: Dawn Haken

Dawn Haken, a junior electrical engineering major from Champaign, talks about her work with the CubeSail project.

Getting Personal: Steve Sarm

Steve Sarm, an associate attorney at Erwin, Martinkus and Cole, talks about his three rescue dogs.

Underwood: 'Something we can really grow on'

Illinois coach Brad Underwood, freshman guard Trent Frazier and redshirt junior forward Leron Black break down the Illini's 70-64 Braggin' Rights victory against Missouri on Saturday night at Scottrade Center in St. Louis.

VIDEO: Keith Peoples Postgame, St. Joseph-Ogden/Schlarman Girls' Basketball

Schlarman girls' basketball coach Keith Peoples spoke after his team's 53-32 victory over St. Joseph-Ogden in nonconference action on Thursday, Dec. 21.

SJ-O grad delivers stockings to teens in hospital

For the last two Christmases, St. Joseph-Ogden graduate Whitney Setterdahl, now an Illinois junior, has delivered Christmas stockings filled with gifts to teenagers at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. 

Hear from Setterdahl and follow her as she picks out gifts and packs stockings in the video below.

Championship Week Pt. 2: Tuscola takes on Lena-Winslow in the 1A state title

Throughout the week leading up to the state championship game, the Tuscola football team allowed the News-Gazette behind-the-scenes access. 

In Part 2 of the two-part series, check out game highlights and reaction.

 

Broadcast footage and commentary courtesy IHSA

Championship Week Pt. 1: Tuscola football prepares for state championship

Throughout the week leading up to the Class 1A state championship game, Tuscola football coach Andy Romine allowed The News-Gazette access to his team's practices, meals, its weekly Wiffle ball game and the locker room as the Warriors prepared to take on Lena-Winslow in the state championship game.

Check out how the Warriors prepared for the game in Part 1 of the two-part series.