Kind-hearted volunteers will greet you if you're headed to Day 2 of this weekend's Society of Hooved Animals Rescue and Emergency (SHARE) fundraiser outside Dewey.
Listed are permits for all new single-family and multifamily residences as well as commercial and industrial work and residential remodeling costing over $25,000. Permits are listed by applicant, description, site and cost.
Today is Sunday, July 12, 2020. Here are local news reports from 100, 50 and 15 years ago:
Champaign County's only new cases came in Mahomet, Rantoul and Champaign's 61820 ZIP code ... 24-hour positivity rate: 0.2% ... With 1,195 new cases statewide, positivity rates stand at 3.0% (7-day), 3.7% (1-day) ... Douglas Co. adds 1 case, Vermilion 0.
Champaign's 16-year public works director retired Friday, capping off a career in public service.
While the North American ecotype of Reed canary grass functions well with other plants in the natural world, the Eurasian strain has morphed into an ecosystem-dominating monster.
Continuing a conversation we’re privileged to host, The News-Gazette asked African American community members to share their stories and solutions in the wake of George Floyd’s killing.
ST. JOSEPH — Though the three schools in St. Joseph are roughly a mile apart, the two school districts will operate different schedules this school year because of the coronavirus pandemic.
19 new cases in Champaign County. Hospitalization number shrinks from 7 to 4 ... The number of new COVID-19 cases statewide grew by 1,317, the largest single-day jump since June 2, but testing remains high (32,987 in past 24 hours) ... Douglas County adds 6 cases, Vermilion 3, Ford 1.
URBANA — The University of Illinois plans to file a legal brief in support of a lawsuit challenging new visa rules for international students.
URBANA — A drug dealer who was shot in what authorities think was a robbery attempt was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison.
URBANA — Two people are in the county jail after Urbana police found more than an ounce of cocaine Thursday in two locations linked to them.
Contrary to the rhetoric about 'tax relief,' the cuts are minimal, and for a very good reason from Pritzker’s perspective. The governor needs every dollar he can get to support his ambitious spending plans.
MONTICELLO — A 23-year-old Bement man faces up to five years in prison when he is sentenced next month for his role in a fatal traffic crash.
Romeo Andres, 32, pleaded guilty Wednesday to a single count of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child. He will have to serve 85 percent of his sentence and was given credit for 261 days already served.
On Saturday, the Rotary Club of Savoy will team with the Republican Women of Champaign County to spruce up Dunlap Avenue in what has become a twice-a-year service project.
Welcome to “Good Morning, Illini Nation,” your daily dose of college basketball news from Illini beat writer and AP Top 25 voter Scott Richey. He’ll offer up insights every morning on Brad Underwood’s team (or its summer TBT counterpart):
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A low-key start in a fight over raising state income taxes won’t be low-key for long.
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