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  1. U of I Interim Provost Could be Named SoonRead the original story

    31 min ago | WJOL-AM Joliet

    The University of Illinois could have an interim provost soon. "The Champaign News-Gazette" reports Acting Chancellor Barbara Wilson says she hopes to name an interim in the coming days.

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  2. Champaign-Urbana residents commute by car less than other big citiesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Illini

    The cars that race down Green Street every day may imply otherwise, but a report from the U.S. Census reported residents in the Champaign-Urbana area make up one of the lowest rates of private vehicle commuting in the country. The report, "Who Drives to Work? Commuting by Automobile in the United States: 2013," was published in August by the American Community Survey Reports division of the U.S. Census Bureau.

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  3. UPDATED: Dick's/Field & Stream aiming for October opening in mallRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... of outdoor activities; including camping, hunting and fishing. She said Field & Stream plans to staff the new Champaign store with about 100 full-time and part-time jobs, including management and associate positions. Calls to Kimco Realty leasing ...

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  4. Landfill agreement approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    After hearing from the public for more than an hour Tuesday, the Champaign City Council approved a consent decree agreeing to the proposed settlement of a lawsuit the city and 13 other governmental entities filed against the Clinton Landfill. The public largely spoke out against the settlement agreement, saying it doesn't go far enough in protecting the Mahomet Aquifer from hazardous waste being stored on top of it.

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  5. Champaign County case against Gale will be continued while Piatt petition case proceedsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    A judge refused to put a Champaign police officer's Champaign County criminal cases on hold indefinitely as his attorneys requested. But Champaign County Judge Tom Difanis said Tuesday he wouldn't hold Tom and Evan Bruno to trial on behalf of Jerad Gale in Champaign County while they are defending him in a sexually dangerous person petition in Piatt County.

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  6. Updated: Black Dog: 'Middle of September is realistic'Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... There's training to be done and inspections to pass. So if you were thinking you'd stop by the new downtown Champaign Black Dog after Friday's Illinois game, plan on getting your order to go. "Unfortunately, we will not be open for the first ...

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  7. Migrant crisis challenging EU identityRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WNED

    ... of soul-searching," says Kostas Kourtikakis , a political science professor at the University of Illinois at Urban-Champaign . He says Europeans have been able to move around Europe to live and to work "with very few restrictions for the last 20 or ...

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  8. John M. MunsonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

    ... graduate of Mendota High School. In 1972, he graduated from the University of Illinois College of Engineering in Champaign–Urbana. Upon graduation, he served in the Navy, and was stationed at Kamiseya Naval Base near Tokyo. After his military ...

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  9. Dark History Convention Coming to ChampaignRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    CHAMPAIGN Residents are invited to learn about the history of organized crime, tragic events and more about darker history in the United States at a local convention. The Champaign-Urbana area will host the Annual Dark History Con at the Fluid Event Center on September 19 20. Organizer Brian Ward explains that the convention is not meant to glorify the crimes and tragedies but to educate spectators about the darker side of history.

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  10. Gary Andersen outlines keys to injury communicationRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    The University of Illinois sent shockwaves through college football Friday when it fired head coach Tim Beckman one week before the start of the 2015 season. Beckman's Illini struggled in his three years in Urbana-Champaign, going 12-25, but the record was not at the root of his firing.

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  11. LENR-Invest, LLC Adds NichEnergy to Portfolio of Firms Driving the...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... technology to power electric vehicles or provide heat and electric power to regular vehicles. LENUCO LLC: This Champaign, Illinois-based company develops and commercializes LENR technologies, especially those focused on cells using NI alloy ...

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  12. Not Everyone Can Handle EMSRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | FireHouse.com

    ... yourself in a unique group. GARY LUDWIG , MS, EMT-P, a FirehouseA contributing editor, is the fire chief of the Champaign, IL, Fire Department. He has a total of 37 years of fire, rescue and EMS experience. He is a well-known author and lecturer who ...

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  13. Adequate intake of choline essential for good health and physical performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Medical News

    Athletes and physically active people of all ages can benefit from choline not only for their overall health, but also because it supports muscle performance during exercise, and can improve stamina. Donald Layman, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus at the University of Illinois, Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition at Urbana-Champaign, says, "Exercise increases energy expenditure, helps maintain body composition, and controls body weight.

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  14. Area history, Sept. 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    In 1915: Members of the Champaign City Council's fire apparatus committee departed last night by way of the Big Four Railroad for Cincinnati, where they will view the many makes of motor fire apparatus to be exhibited there. In 1965: The principal of Thomas Paine School in Urbana assured parents that damage to the school following a May 29 wind storm has been fully repaired.

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  15. Rose, Ammons back accord on Clinton LandfillRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    Two state legislators, including one who has been working to keep hazardous wastes out of the Clinton Landfill for close to a decade, are endorsing a proposed consent decree that settles a lawsuit filed by local governments against the landfill's owners. The consent decree could be voted on tonight by the Champaign City Council, and will go to the Urbana City Council next week as well as a Champaign County Board committee of the whole.

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  16. U. of I. socked with another multimillion-dollar civil rights lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chicago Tribune

    Hye-Young Park alleges that a colleague at a curriculum evaluation center housed on the University of Illinois' Urbana-Champaign campus sexually harassed her and that university officials struck back when she complained. Hye-Young Park alleges that a colleague at a curriculum evaluation center housed on the University of Illinois' Urbana-Champaign campus sexually harassed her and that university officials struck back when she complained.

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  17. Chew on this: The problem with food wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Illini

    ... Monitor. As the 10th spot on the list, the campus's description read, "The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign spends 25 percent of its yearly food budget on locally grown or processed food items. Campus dining services also exclusively serve ...

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  18. Editorial: The need for vaccine speed in a campus communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Illini

    There have been 101 reported cases of mumps in Champaign County as of Aug. 26, making this the largest mumps outbreak in a decade. While number of cases has grown since June 12, when 23 cases were reported, the University and local Champaign health officials are concerned that the infection may spread further.

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  19. Dark History Con event explores crimes, criminals, historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Dark History Con will be held September 19-20, 2015 at the Fluid Event Center in Champaign, Illinois. It promises to be an amazing weekend for those interested in the "darker side of history."

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  20. Social Security 101 Workshop at the TimbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    ... be enough to live off of in retirement? and many more." Lindsey graduated from the University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign with a Business-Finance degree. She holds Series 7 & 66 licenses, as well as her life and health insurance licenses. She is ...

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