Champaign Newswire (Page 8)

Champaign Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Champaign, IL. (Page 8)

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  1. Champaign woman gets probation for Rantoul apartment robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | The News-Gazette

    A Champaign woman who admitted taking part in the holdup of a man at an Rantoul apartment last year has been sentenced to four years of probation. Chelsey McReynolds, 23, who listed an address in the 1600 block of West Healey Street, pleaded guilty Tuesday before Judge Heidi Ladd to a single count of robbery in connection with an Oct. 23 incident that happened at an apartment in the 1100 block of Falcon Drive.

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  2. Ex-boyfriend charged with burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | The News-Gazette

    A Champaign man accused of stealing items from his former girlfriend's home is due back in court next month. Maurice L. Sago, 46, who listed an address in the 500 block of West White Street, was arraigned Thursday on a single count of residential burglary alleging that on Oct. 29, he got in a home in the 2100 block of Melrose Drive and took a computer, cellphone and professional hair dryer.

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  3. CWLP Will Pause Customer Online and Phone Payments This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... a new program designed to alleviate panhandling in downtown Springfield and help local homeless shelters. CHAMPAIGN - 87 counties in Illinois, including Champaign and Vermillion counties, have been declared primary natural disaster areas due to rain ...

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  4. ISP arrest man wanted in connection with January 3 truck stop shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... say a truck matching the description of the one used by the shooter was spotted heading southbound on I-57 near Champaign, and an ISP Trooper, with the assistance of the Champaign County Sheriff's Office and Champaign Police Department, stopped the ...

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  5. Lincoln Land Community College Student Run Restaurant to openRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... a new program designed to alleviate panhandling in downtown Springfield and help local homeless shelters. CHAMPAIGN - 87 counties in Illinois, including Champaign and Vermillion counties, have been declared primary natural disaster areas due to rain ...

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  6. Portillo's Breaks Ground in ChampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Portillo's Hot Dogs is breaking ground. The restaurant, famous for their hot dogs, Italian beef sandwiches, and chocolate cake, will be located at 2306 North Prospect Avenue in Champaign.

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  7. Emergency Winter Shelter for Men Opens in Champaign-UrbanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The emergency men's shelter will be available for those seeking a warm place to stay, beginning tomorrow through the end of March. It's the only emergency shelter of its kind in the Champaign-Urbana area.

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  8. Cat Manufacturing Move Might Net 500 Decatur JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... a new program designed to alleviate panhandling in downtown Springfield and help local homeless shelters. CHAMPAIGN - 87 counties in Illinois, including Champaign and Vermillion counties, have been declared primary natural disaster areas due to rain ...

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  9. Macon County Farm Bureau Scholarship Applications availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... a new program designed to alleviate panhandling in downtown Springfield and help local homeless shelters. CHAMPAIGN - 87 counties in Illinois, including Champaign and Vermillion counties, have been declared primary natural disaster areas due to rain ...

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  10. Illinois Chamber call for 5 Key Areas of Progress in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... a new program designed to alleviate panhandling in downtown Springfield and help local homeless shelters. CHAMPAIGN - 87 counties in Illinois, including Champaign and Vermillion counties, have been declared primary natural disaster areas due to rain ...

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  11. HSHS St. Mary's Hospital, Decatur Family YMCA offering free fitness classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... a new program designed to alleviate panhandling in downtown Springfield and help local homeless shelters. CHAMPAIGN - 87 counties in Illinois, including Champaign and Vermillion counties, have been declared primary natural disaster areas due to rain ...

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  12. Diver Emma Burns signs with University of IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The Pike County Courier

    Delaware Valley senior diver Emma Burns signed with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign–Division I. She is the daughter of Valerie Burns of Milford, Pa. Emma is a captain on the swimming/diving team this season and was a fourth-place finisher in Districts as a freshman.

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  13. Tom's #Mailbag, Dec. 23, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The News-Gazette

    A little bit of local history and a lot more about restaurants in this week's holiday edition of the mailbag. Readers wanted to know when Champaign went "dry," whether the Boneyard Creek was responsible for the community's settlement and early development, and whether there really was a plan to put light rail in Champaign-Urbana.

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  14. Westfield confident in Unit 4 after departure from boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The News-Gazette

    ... a candidate forum, sponsored by Alpha Kappa Alpha and Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church, on March 19, 2015. A Champaign Unit 4 School Board member said he joined the school board to see the facilities referendum pass, and now that the district has ...

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  15. U of I ranks third nationally, 14th globally on website's best-coder-schools listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The Legal Record

    The Thomas M. Siebel Center for Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Though you wouldn't immediately think of the downstate University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign campus as a school for hackers, it is one of the top coder-producing schools in the world.

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  16. Seven Saints to expandRead the original story

    Friday Dec 23 | The News-Gazette

    Mike Murphy, owner of Mike N Molly's at the establishment's front door in downtown Champaign on Monday, March 14, 2016. "What is going on with the old Mike and Molly's? Is Seven Saints expanding? Are they keeping the big Chef Ra mural now that they've cut a doorway into it?" The old Mike N Molly's at 105 N. Market St., Champaign, will become a bar expansion for Seven Saints and office space for Nieto Enterprises, according to a building permit issued last month.

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  17. Champaign employees donate $78,000 in charity driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The News-Gazette

    Whether by payroll deductions or lump-sum amounts, city employees pledged over $78,000 to charities of their choosing this year through United Way's annual Champaign County Combined Charities Campaign for public agencies. Sue Grey, president and CEO of the United Way of Champaign County, said the city beat its donations of around $74,400 in 2015.

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  18. Champaign teen admits robbery of man leaving busRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The News-Gazette

    A Champaign teen prosecuted as an adult for an armed robbery that happened last summer has pleaded guilty to a lesser offense. State's Attorney Julia Rietz agreed to seek no more than 10 years in prison for Trevon Howard, 17, who listed an address in the 3200 block of Sylvan Drive, when he is sentenced Jan. 25. Howard pleaded guilty Wednesday before Judge Tom Difanis to aggravated robbery in connection with an Aug. 18 incident that happened with an Urbana man.

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  19. Clergy Corner, Dec. 23, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The News-Gazette

    ... about the meaning of Christmas. It's 1975 in Colorado Springs, Colo. KEITH HARRIS , now an associate pastor at Champaign's McKinley Presbyterian, is a junior high football star - with a shelf full of trophies to show for it. But a few days before ...

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  20. Area history, Dec. 23, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The News-Gazette

    In 1916, the Champaign High School basketball team was defeated in its first game of the season, falling to Decatur, 24-9. The Maroons' defeat was due largely to the work of Gill, Decatur's giant center, who stood 6 feet, 10 inches tall.

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