Champaign County Newswire (Page 10)

Champaign County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Champaign County, OH. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 1,283 in Champaign County, OH

  1. Several streets seeing attention as Urbana 2016 Asphalt Program begins MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Peak Of Ohio

    ... Tax revenue and city income tax revenue that has been paid into the city's Capital Improvement Fund. The Champaign County Engineer is also providing $55,000in project funding for the resurfacing of the county's portion of East Powell Avenue. No ...

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  2. Man killed after fatal one-vehicle accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Peak Of Ohio

    The Springfield Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a fatal crash. The crash occurred on State Route 4 just south of the Champaign County Line near mile post 24 in Pleasant Township.

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  3. Driver killed in single-vehicle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    The Springfield post of Ohio State Highway Patrol is on the scene of a fatal accident on the Clark County and Champaign County lines. . MOOREFIELD TWP., Ohio - The Springfield post of Ohio State Highway Patrol is on the scene of a fatal car accident on the Clark County and Champaign County lines.

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  4. Fine against landlord may be Urbana's largest everRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    In what Mayor Laurel Prussing called the biggest fine Urbana has ever imposed, landlord Paul Zerrouki and his company Platinum Group Properties must pay the city $473,700 for structural violations in three buildings, a Champaign County Judge ordered this week. The fine far exceeds what the city requested when it filed the lawsuit in June 2014, asking to collect $10,785 in fines on three of Zerrouki's buildings because his company took too long to fix structural defects to walkways, balconies and stairways at 1302, 1304 and 1401 Silver Street in southeast Urbana.

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  5. Boy hit by truck in SidneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    Champaign County sheriff's Lt. Brian Mennenga said the boy was taken to Carle Hospital in Urbana for observation after the accident, which happened just after 4 p.m. Thursday.

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  6. Serious injury accident on rural road; alcohol use suspectedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Peak Of Ohio

    ... crash on Upper Valley Pike near Herr Road (southwest of West Liberty) Thursday night around 8:35. The Champaign County Sheriff's Office reports that Mason McKeever, 20, of Urbana, was driving a 1998 Chevy S-10 southbound on Upper Valley Pike when he ...

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  7. UPDATED: Rietz dismissES charges against TateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    Champaign County's top prosecutor has dismissED domestic battery charges against a University of Illinois basketball player, calling the case against him unwinnable. State's Attorney Julia Rietz said Wednesday that her office will no longer prosecute Jaylon Tate, 21, in connection with a March 12 incident involving an alleged battery to UI softball team player Hailey Pieruccini.

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  8. Urbana man charged with Class X felony in drug caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    An Urbana man who allegedly had crack cocaine intended for sale in his home was charged Wednesday with a Class X felony. Champaign County sheriff's Lt.

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  9. Tom Kacich: Deja vu for Champaign County votersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    Democrat George Danos of Champaign and Republican John Farney of Urbana during a county auditor debate in Champaign City Council chambers on Wednesday, October 24, 2012. Champaign County voters, it appears, will have a repeat this year of the 2012 county auditor race between Republican John Farney and Democrat George Danos.

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  10. Area history, May 18, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    ... nization efforts at the University of Illinois. The newly formed Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice of Champaign County wrote to Urbana campus Chancellor Michael Aiken requesting a meeting about labor relations at the UI.

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  11. Bill could boost farms, tourism in OhioThe state now has just shy of...Read the original story

    May 15, 2016 | Norwalk Reflector

    Lawmakers recently pushed through a bill designed to make it easier for farmers to offer tourism attractions and bring in more revenue as Ohioans flock to attractions like Young's Jersey Dairy in Clark County and Freshwater Farms in Urbana. Senate Bill 75 will provide more clarity to farmers and businesses regarding zoning, liability and how land for agritourism should be taxed, said Brandon Kern, state policy director for the Ohio Farm Bureau.

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  12. One Dead in Champaign ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... shot wounds. A 22 year old male was transported to Carle Hospital where later he died from his injuries. Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup released the identity of the man who died from gun shot wounds. Stateman T. Hoff was pronounced dead at ...

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  13. Property taxes: Devil's in the detailsRead the original story

    May 15, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    "As soon as the bills go out, we get a flood of calls," Champaign County Treasurer Dan Welch said. "Then it lowers as time goes on."

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  14. Class action lawsuit in Chicago based on appellate ruling in local caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    Right on the heels of the ongoing legal disputes between Champaign County taxing authorities and two Urbana hospitals over their real estate taxes, a Chicago property partnership has jumped in with a class action lawsuit contending hospitals throughout the state are benefiting from unconstitutional tax breaks at the expense of other taxpayers and should pay restitution with interest. The suit was filed on behalf of Thornmeadow Partners limited partnership in Cook County against NorthShore University HealthSystem, a four-hospital group in the Chicago area.

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  15. Area history, May 14, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    ... the university. In 2001: A proposal to preserve prime farmland by effectively banning rural subdivisions in Champaign County will be considered by a Champaign County Board committee. The Environment and Land Use Committee is considering the first ...

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  16. Rape crisis center suspending all but hotline at end of monthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    ... and outreach coordinator. The 24-hour crisis line will continue with some help from the United Way of Champaign County, which is providing enough money to hire a part-time volunteer coordinator, a job that may be filled by a current staff member, ...

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  17. Urbana, IMC receive $50,000, only downstate NEA grantRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    ... Politely, WEFT Radio, School for Designing a Society, C-U Citizens for Peace and Justice, 40 North 88 West Champaign County Arts Council, and Neutral Design Studio. More partners will be added, Tannos said.

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  18. Eyes wide openRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    Champaign County Sheriff's Deputy Kevin Franzen performs CPR on St. Joseph-Ogden sophomore Andrew McDermott during a mock accident on April 29 at the high school in St. Joseph. ST. JOSEPH - St. Joseph-Ogden sophomore Andrew McDermott found himself zipped into a body bag on April 29 when he was one of five students to participate in a mock accident at the high school.

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  19. Fatal motorcycle crash near Georgetown under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    Jenifer Jo Bina, 43, was pronounced dead at 10:35 p.m. Friday at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, according to Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup. Wood said the accident occurred around 11:30 p.m. Thursday near the 1400 block of Georgetown-Indianola Road, which is about a mile west of Georgetown.

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  20. A Champaign classicRead the original story

    May 8, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    For many people, the names Kyle and Phyllis Robeson bring to mind the Robeson Crossing commercial village, the Robeson Meadows subdivision and the family-owned department store that was a fixture in downtown Champaign for nearly a century. "They've spent their lives making a difference in Champaign County through their continued support of the arts, youth organizations, health care and many more areas," said Kyle Kietzmann, president of Prairielands Council, Boy Scouts of America.

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