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A Champaign man accused of taking part in a violent home invasion last fall has been arraigned on Class X felony charges.
1 hr ago | The News-Gazette
Area police believe the arrest of an Urbana woman Tuesday may help them close several residential burglary cases that have cost victims credit and debit cards and a whole lot of hassle.
5 hrs ago | The News-Gazette
The Urbana school district is considering participating for the first time in the city's enterprise zone program as a way to provide additional incentives for new development.
In 1914: Champaign police Officer Mitchell arrested three bicycle riders yesterday for riding on the sidewalks.
An Urbana man with a history of violent crimes has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for having a loaded gun in Urbana almost two years ago.
The cause of a fire that damaged an Urbana apartment last week will remain undetermined.
A convicted felon who admitted he possessed a loaded gun last winter has been sentenced to three years in prison.
Next Tuesday, Sept. 2, is the deadline to make the second installment of property tax payments in Champaign County, according to County Treasurer Dan Welch.
Critics of the university's decision to not hire Professor Steven Salaita have ramped up their efforts in recent days, seeking support for a no-confidence vote in the chancellor, soliciting donations for Salaita and adding names to the growing academic boycott.
On Friday, a crowd of about 100 joined her at Philo Tavern. On Saturday, another 100 celebrated with her at Clark-Lindsey Village in Urbana.
ILLINOIS 4-H FOUNDATION AWARDS $7,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS Aug. 26, 2014 Source: Univ of Illinois news release Urbana, Ill.
In 1914: The Champaign County Fair will open tomorrow with more entries than ever before.
Betty McClurg still has that wallet, pierced through and through by a piece of shrapnel.
Perkins Restaurant at 1214 W. University Avenue in Urbana failed its July 28 health inspection and was required to post a yellow placard until it passed a re-inspection two days later.
Champaign-Urbana community leader Kristin Williamson announces her candidacy for State Representative in the 103rd District at the Atkins Building in the University of Illinois Research Park in Champaign Tuesday September 24, 2013.
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Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 11:26 am
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