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Friday on the Farm, Aug. 25, 2017

Each Friday, business and agriculture writer Ben Zigterman checks out what farmers have been up to. This week, he heads to the Half Century of Progress show in Rantoul, where farmers and collectors are showing off their vintage farm equipment. 

Getting Personal: Gene Cossey

Hear from Gene Cossey, director of University of Illinois Willard Airport in Savoy.

Smith: 'Lot of life and energy on practice field'

Hear from Illinois coach Lovie Smith, defensive end James Crawford and offensive lineman Christian DiLauro as the Illini wrap up their final day at Campus Rec Fields on Thursday and return to Memorial Stadium to prep for their season opener against Ball State.

Full Ball State prep starting for Illini

Illinois coach Lovie Smith discusses his team's full shift to preparing for its Sept. 2 season opener against Ball State. That prep begins in earnest Thursday.

Parkland College: Rochelle Harden ruling

Judge Tom Difanis rules in favor of Parkland College at the Champaign County Courthouse in Urbana on Wednesday, August 23, 2017.

MJs Minute: Sharla Jolly

She’s been at Cunningham Children’s Homefor three years serving as the director of advancement, and Sharla Jolly says she feels as though she’s found her true love. “I absolutely love using my skills at Cunningham,” Jolly said, who was there as Cunningham broke ground Sunday on the new Education and Recreation Center.

Solar Eclipse Viewing Parties 2017

Both Vermilion and Champaign counties held solar eclipse viewing parties on Monday, August 21, 2017.

Cubbie Conversation, Aug. 21, 2017

A solid week has J.J. Lockwood thinking about the playoffs. 'We're clearly the best team in the division and it's starting to show,' he says.

Getting Personal: James Sinclair

James "Jim" Sinclair talks about his books, which include a memoir and poems using his own illustrations, at his home in Savoy on Monday, August 14, 2017.

Wired in: Matt Yoder

Matt Yoder talks about his BikeMovers Illinois phone app in Urbana on Tuesday, August 15, 2017.