Public's input on Mahomet Aquifer requested
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has begun seeking public comment following its preliminary approval of local officials' request to add another layer of protection to the Mahomet Aquifer.
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Rose condemns state EPA's failure to share info with feds
The landfill that spurred government action to protect the Mahomet Aquifer and the way the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency was handling it drew new criticisms from state Sen. Chapin Rose this week.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Top of the Morning, March 13, 2014
Joe Heath, 2, of Mahomet, and his father, Jeremy Heath, greet blood and potential marrow donors at the Urbana City Building last week.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Lake of the Woods bridge work to affect I-74
The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that the bridge carrying Lake of the Woods Road over Interstate 74 will have new steel bridge beams erected beginning Tuesday night.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Toddler, family deal with blood disorder
A bone marrow donor is also on his wish list, but if he can't find a match right away, he and his parents would be thrilled with gifts of blood so others may have the life-saving opportunities Joe has had in the last year.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Q&A: Rodney Davis, U.S. House, 13th District
I have not supported the Affordable Care Act and I have voted to repeal the law on several occasions.
Parties at impasse over Eagle Creek renovation
Shut down since 2009, the 138-room Eagle Creek Resort at Lake Shelbyville will remain closed this summer, and the state of Illinois and resort leaseholders are at a new impasse over how to proceed with the multimillion-dollar rehabilitation.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Early voting begins
In Champaign County, voters can go to the County Clerk's Office at the Brookens Administrative Center in Urbana to cast early ballots.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Top of the Morning, Feb. 27, 2014
A participant from Villa Grove during the Law Enforcement Special Olympics Polar Plunge at Lake of the Woods on Saturday, February 23, 2013.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
20 tickets issued in Champaign County in first weeks of cellphone law
Traffic moves through the intersection of Bloomington Road and Prospect Avenue past a cell phone on Tuesday Feb. 25, 2014.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
LIVE: Weather reports for Feb. 20
A Village of Sidney worker surveys a flooded David Street in the town's business district as he prepares to move barricade signs as melting snow and ice, combined with a heavy rainfall, continue to cause flooding on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Updated: County board candidates square off
District 6 candidates Pattsi Petrie and Tony Fabri during the Champaign County Board debates at the Champaign City Building in downtown Champaign on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Central Illinois Daily Life: February 17-23, 2014.
Aaron Yost, a mover working for Two Men and a Truck, helps carry a caribou head out of Carries Vintage Clothing, Jewelry & Antiques, on Neil St. in Champaign on Monday morning Feb. 17, 2014.