Vice President of News

Jim Rossow is vice president of news at The News-Gazette. His email is jrossow@news-gazette.com.

TOTM Active Senior GOP

Sherry Steigmann presents at the Active Senior Republicans meeting Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, at the Champaign Public Library.

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Monday’s appearances at the Champaign Public Library — Meet The Editors at night, Active Senior Republicans in the morning — served as a reminder both for News-Gazette Media and our audience.

1. Anyone from our newsroom is available to talk shop if your service club/classroom/church group/etc. would like us to swing by. Call me at 217-351-5231 or email jrossow@news-gazette.com to book someone.

2. Any news you wish to report — from bake sales to Little League scores to meetings at the library — we’ll do our very best to find room either in print or at our website. That’s been our promise since Day 1. Reach out to me for starters.

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Here’s what was trending at our website, which in a seven-day period ending Sunday saw 1,356,503 pageviews:

TOP STORIES

1. Police say woman drove off Bradley Avenue bridge onto I-57 (w/video)

2. Those Who Served | Marine’s ‘heart stayed with the infantry’

3. Charges for UI student over noose don’t end uproar on campus

TOP SPORTS STORIES

1. High school football scoreboard: Sept. 6-7, 2019

2. Good Morning, Illini Nation: Recruits’ stars don’t matter much to Underwood

3. Good Morning, Illini Nation: In-state ‘21 stars make up ‘deepest class in probably 8 years’

TOP PHOTO GALLERIES

1. Faces of Fall 2019: Volleyball

2. Faces of Fall 2019: Football

3. Faces of Fall 2019: Cross Country

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TOP VIDEOS

1. Tuscola at Arcola football highlights

2. Prep Football All-Access: Mahomet’s Jon Adkins makes his debut

3. Smith: Illinois ‘found a way’ for win at UConn