Friday Jul 11
EPA to remove soil from homes south of Tilton
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has decided to remove contaminated soil around 29 homes south of Tilton that have tested positive for high levels of lead and arsenic that likely drifted by wind and rain from a nearby zinc smelter site.
Dancers charged with aggravated DUI
Two Urbana nightclub dancers who allegedly ran over a Tilton man, one after the other, gravely injuring him, have been charged with aggravated driving under the influence.
Vermilion County Fair
Vermilion County Fair Queen Pageant judges discuss the contestants in thier swimsuits during the pageant at the Vermilion County Fair in Danville on Tuesday, June 24, 2014.
Rail crossing work to mean detours in Danville
Drivers in Danville and Tilton will have to contend with various closings of about 18 streets next week as the CSX Railroad makes improvements to portions of its rail lines from crossing on Catlin Road south of Tilton to the crossing on Section Street in the center of Danville.
Bribery case against state trooper moves forward
Feeling threatened, a Tilton police officer blew the whistle on a state trooper who allegedly bought him a steak dinner in exchange for issuing his ex-girlfriend a traffic ticket, an investigator testified Thursday.