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Cubs in the Series: A rooting interest

"I drove two hours to Pleasant Grove cemetery outside of Oakwood to fly the W at my parents' gravesite."

Cubs in the Series: A rooting interest
Are We There Yet?

Is it Nov. 8 yet?

There’s no debate: This presidential election is impossible to watch, let alone discuss

Prep Sports

Times set for area football playoff games

Dates and times for weekend games involving 17 area high school football teams.


Busing students a huge expense for school districts

Busing students a huge expense for school districts

Drivers bear a lot of responsibility but get seemingly little compensation, even their employers will admit.


EIU: '121 years and we're not going anywhere'


Persistent worries about campus' future cast shadow over homecoming

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Tue, 10/25/2016 - 5:03pm

Gun in SUV: eight years in prison

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Acknowledging that Anthony Fowler had not fired the weapon found near him in Champaign on Dec. 20, Judge Tom Difanis said that Fowler, nonetheless, was not supposed to have a weapon.

Tue, 10/25/2016 - 3:45pm

'She's back from heaven!'


Presumed dead, Hershey the cat back with her happy family

Tue, 10/25/2016 - 12:24pm

12-year-olds charged with robbing gas station at knifepoint

The two runaways, a boy and a girl, are in custody in the Juvenile Detention Center.

Tue, 10/25/2016 - 7:00am

Cubs tales

Cubs tales

Of farmers flying the W, family ties, a St. Joseph man's trip to the clincher and a Cardinals fan's worst nightmare

Tue, 10/25/2016 - 9:57am

Rantoul man being arraigned on molestation charges


Torey M. Dean had been wanted on a warrant charging him with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child and aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

Tue, 10/25/2016 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, Oct. 25, 2016

Top of the Morning, Oct. 25, 2016

I suspect there were few dry eyes in the Virginia Theatre on Saturday night at the end of “The USS Indianapolis: The Legacy.”

Tue, 10/25/2016 - 7:00am

Urbana council trims proposed raises for elected officials

Mayor and city clerk would get $1,000 more a year and aldermen $100 more if proposal passes at Nov. 7 meeting.


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