The Latest

All-electric trucks in town, how Orchard Downs helped lure Dick Butkus, dying trees, interstate signs, the highest point in Champaign County, converting old video tapes to digital, Milkman Danny Clark, the county's longest-lived person and much, much more.

SPRINGFIELD — As voters in Illinois prepare to decide on a state constitutional amendment that would guarantee workers the right to organize, a new study shows union membership in the state grew last year for the first time in four years.

Road construction on Lincoln Avenue, a really big tree north of Urbana, plans to improve the fan experience at Memorial Stadium, an unresponsive dental office, Danville Gardens, plasma centers and a tip of the (cowboy) hat to an Illini difference-maker.

Is O'Charley's returning to C-U? Is Mahomet bigger than Savoy? Is it OK to drive a golf cart on my city street? Kathy has those answers and so many more.