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Champaign County's unemployment rate fell to 6.5 percent in April, while Vermilion County's unemployment dropped to 8.9 percent, according to state figures released Thursday.
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The councils is asking for donations of school and cleaning supplies. Items will be collected in boxes in the Champaign schools.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign researchers have developed a cradle and app for the iPhone that uses the phone's built-in camera and processing power as a biosensor to detect toxins, proteins, bacteria, viruses and other molecules.
Firefighters were called to a minivan on fire at about 3 p.m. Thursday, according to Champaign fire engineer Chris Zaremba.
Earlier this week, Smart Growth America released an important study that illustrates how walkable development results in huge savings and significantly better returns for municipalities compared to car-centric development.
Tornado victims in Moore, OK, are getting help from donors in Central Illinois. Applebee's restaurants in Champaign and Savoy are accepting donations for the cause.
This is a request for information under the Illinois Freedom of Information Act, 5 ILCS 140.
More people will get federal assistance after April's historic flooding. Governor Quinn announced Wednesday that 14 counties will received Federal Disaster Aid.
Area residents will have an opportunity to safely dispose of their unwanted or expired medications 24 hours a day, seven days a week beginning Friday.
On Wednesday, Judge Heidi Ladd sentenced Xavier Hill, 24, who listed an address in Chicago, to four years in prison after he pleaded guilty to felony criminal sexual abuse.
A pair of orphaned bobcat kittens is being cared for at the University of Illinois Wildlife Medical Center and they may have made a long trip to get there.
Dave and Elizabeth talk to Champaign City Council member Karen Foster about the new traffic light engineering project on North Prospect and more.
A Mansfield man who admitted stealing from his employer for years will have to pay more than $1 million in restitution and back taxes.
It did not take long for the University of Illinois Extension to find another building to rent for use as its new Onarga office.
At least one Champaign City Council member shares concerns with his counterparts in Urbana about a prohibition on recently convicted felons driving taxi cabs in either city.