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  1. Urbana man indicted on federal child-porn chargesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... with intent to deliver child pornography. Logan was arrested May 30 by Urbana police and has been at the Champaign County Jail since in lieu of $100,000 bond. He had been charged with a Class X felony in state court, but federal prosecutors decided ...

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  2. Sex offender gets 3 years for living in prohibited areaRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... Adams, 57, who last lived in the 1200 block of West Ellis Street in Urbana, pleaded guilty Tuesday before Champaign County Judge Harry Clem to being a sex offender present within a school zone. Adams admitted that in May and June, he resided on ...

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  3. Prison sentence for sex offenderRead the original story

    Tuesday | The News-Gazette

    ... Adams, 57, who last lived in the 1200 block of West Ellis Street in Urbana, pleaded guilty Tuesday before Champaign County Judge Harry Clem to being a sex offender present within a school zone. Adams admitted that in May and June, he resided on ...

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  4. Prosecutor has case in child rape suspect's deathRead the original story

    Tuesday | Morning Journal

    ... child rape suspect who died several days after being hospitalized following a jail assault. A report by the Champaign County Sheriff's Office says inmate David Piersol was the victim of an assault on April 5 at Tri-County Regional Jail in ...

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  5. Prosecutor Has Case In Child Rape Suspecta s DeathRead the original story

    Tuesday | TheCourier.com

    ... child rape suspect who died several days after being hospitalized following a jail assault. A report by the Champaign County Sheriff's Office says inmate David Piersol was the victim of an assault on April 5 at Tri-County Regional Jail in ...

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  6. Cobb: 'We cannot arrest our way out of this problem'Read the original story

    Tuesday | The News-Gazette

    ... gunshot wound to the back, according to preliminary results of an autopsy conducted Monday in Urbana, said Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup. Police don't know if Saturday's shooting is connected to others in the city in recent weeks, ...

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  7. Champaign County Fair Talent ShowRead the original story

    Monday | The News-Gazette

    Ellie Kofoed, 10, sings "Concrete Angel" during the Junior Talent Show at the champaign County Fair in Urbana on Monday, July 21, 2014.

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  8. New Meals-on-Wheels service provider for Logan and Champaign CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Peak Of Ohio

    Logan and Champaign County residents are welcoming a new Meals-on-Wheels service provider to the area.

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  9. Area history, July 20, 2014Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | The News-Gazette

    ... Katherine Winters, who disappeared from Newscastle, Ind. The body was exhumed yesterday morning by Champaign County officials. The body is said to have been buried by cemetery authorities after it had remained in a vault for 13 months and no payment ...

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  10. Disorder in the court: Contempt cases come in all shapes and sizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The News-Gazette

    ... Earlier this month, it earned Willie Craft Jr., 27, of Urbana six months in the county jail when he called Champaign County Judge Richard Klaus a derogatory name - more than once - in a courtroom crowded with unhappy people after Klaus sentenced ...

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  11. Alder scores dip in two areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Madison Press

    ... incipal Chris Piper resigned in June after accepting a position as superintendent at Triad Local Schools in Champaign County.

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  12. Potomac woman dies in crash in Iroquois CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The News-Gazette

    Sarah A. Heffelfinger-Taylor, 29, of Potomac was pronounced dead at 4:05 p.m. Wednesday at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, according to Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup.

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  13. Dozens take part in 'Walk As One'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The News-Gazette

    ... to burglars and more. Organizers said 25 officers from the Champaign, Urbana and UI police departments and Champaign County Sheriff's Office joined an estimated 70 volunteers who took part. "We're basically here to reach out to the community and ...

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  14. If Urbana opts for Tasers, federal grant could pay most of costRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The News-Gazette

    ... agencies around the state and other areas and pull what they believe are the best parts of those. Trained Champaign County sheriff's deputies and University of Illinois police officers already carry Tasers. Connolly said that, when the policy comes ...

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  15. You want fries with that?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The News-Gazette

    Editor's note: Leading up to opening day, Tim Mitchell will introduce you to some of the faces of the Champaign County Fair.

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  16. Fatal overdose brings indictmentsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | This Week Community News

    ... Bittinger, 29, and Breanna May, 27, both of Marysville, and Marcus K. Wallen, 31, of North Lewisburg in Champaign County. Lynette Lowe, Yasko's sister, told WBNS-10TV that the three should be held accountable in his death. "I'm sure they do realize ...

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  17. Rep Jim Jordan wants information on computer crash of federal lawyer who campaigned for Obama at workRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Cleveland.com

    Rep. Jim Jordan, a Republican congressman from Champaign County, is asking the Federal Election Commission to provide records on an attorney who resigned from the agency for violating the Hatch Act by making partisan on-the-job Twitter comments such as: "Dear every single Republican ever, When will U learn that Barack Hussein Obama is simply ... (more)

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  18. Champaign County Sheriff's Office investigating arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WAND-TV Decatur

    An arson that occurred last month at 503 MacArthur Street in Urbana is being investigated the Champaign County Sheriff's Office.

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  19. Serious ATV accident near Kiser LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Peak Of Ohio

    The Champaign County Sheriff's Office reports that Jared Williamson, 28, of Urbana, was driving a Polaris 500 Sportsman quad runner eastbound in a grassy area along the north edge of Smith Road when he struck a utility pole near Kiser Lake Road.

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  20. Ohio School Facilities Commission approves millions for UrbanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Peak Of Ohio

    The Ohio School Facilities Commission has recently approved over $36.9 million in state funding for school construction work in the Urbana City School District of Champaign County.

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