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Deb Pressey



Debra Pressey is a reporter covering health care at The News-Gazette. Her email is, and you can follow her on Twitter (@DLPressey).

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Four months after former Christie Clinic dermatologist Dr. Jeremy Youse left to help launch a new venture called VitalSkin, he’s being sued by Christie for allegedly departing with confidential information and violating the terms of an employment agreement he signed in 2008.

The Housing Authority of Champaigthn County will be losing CEO David Northern Sr., who said Monday he plans to take a new position he was offered in September as president and CEO of the Housing Authority of the Birmingham (Ala.) District.

Communities share in hundreds of billions of dollars in federal funding and shared state funding for vital services based on their populations. Each person counted or left uncounted in the Illinois census is a gain or loss of $1,400 per year, according to Gabe Lewis, a planner with the Champaign County Regional Planning Commission.

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