Mar 7, 2014
Area history, March 7, 2014
In 1914, the residents of Gravel Siding, a suburb on the Illinois Traction System just west of Champaign, are said to be seeking a more pretentious name for their community.
Pair arrested for vehicle burglary after owner gives chase
Sgt. Jeff Vercler said about 2:10 a.m., a deputy was on Staley Road in west Champaign when he saw a vehicle going 75 mph in a 45 mph zone.
Mack's Twin City Recycling hit by fire
"I got here in minutes. It was already through the roof and two-thirds of it was involved," he said.
Three injured in crash near Bondville
Three people were taken to the hospital Thursday morning with injuries from a two-vehicle accident just north of Bondville.
Man dies in two-vehicle crash in rural Champaign
Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup said a man died in a two-vehicle accident in rural Champaign late Wednesday afternoon.