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UPDATE: Man in critical condition from shooting near north Champaign convenience store

Champaign police were called to a report of shots fired at 5:27 p.m. at or near the Red Fox convenience store, 2000 N. Market St.

UPDATE: Man in critical condition from shooting near north Champaign convenience store
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Tim Mitchell's Oscar-nomination predictions 2019

Our staff writer has been predicting nominations and awards since 2007.

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Getting Personal: Dan Kleiss

Getting Personal: Dan Kleiss

Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the 61-year-old Tuscola Mayor and family man with a weakness for peanut-butter pie.

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Krazy Is A Perk | Not your typical day at the spa

There were 18 obstacles in the Muddy Princess Mud Run, which I walked, thank you very much. Everything was going just fine until obstacle 14 ...

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Wired In: Wade Fagen-Ulmschneider

Wired In: Wade Fagen-Ulmschneider

Staff writer Paul Wood the lead instructor of a data-structures class at the University of Illinois and works with students on data visualizations with over 10 million interactions.

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Tue, 01/22/2019 - 7:00am

Mt. Olive pastor sees opportunity in 'devastating' remains of early-morning fire

Mt. Olive pastor sees opportunity in 'devastating' remains of early-morning fire

'Everything happens for a reason,' said the Rev. Keith Thomas. 'The Lord has brought us a long way to reach this point. I firmly believe this will end up being a blessing, with God guiding us to greater things.'


Tue, 01/22/2019 - 9:52am

UPDATE: Crashes bog down I-57 in Champaign County

UPDATE: Crashes bog down I-57 in Champaign County

Freezing rain has started in parts of Champaign County, state police urging motorists to use caution until conditions improve.



Tue, 01/22/2019 - 7:00am

Arcola, Arthur schools opt to keep students in class on MLK Day

The Illinois School Code allows it so long as districts either hold a public hearing prior to approving the  calendar or recognize the relevant person through 'instructional activities conducted on that day' — which is what Arcola Jr./Sr. High did.


Tue, 01/22/2019 - 7:00am

Salt Fork to paint gym pink in honor of aide who lost battle to breast cancer

Salt Fork to paint gym pink in honor of aide who lost battle to breast cancer

Organizers presold pink T-shirts that say 'Hope' on the front and 'Cuba's Crew' on the back, in honor of Cuba Poulson, who passed away Jan. 10.


Tue, 01/22/2019 - 7:00am

UI commission gathering more public input on moving past Chief

UI commission gathering more public input on moving past Chief

The Chancellor's Commission on Native Imagery: Healing and Reconciliation is asking the public to take a short online survey to 'help the campus move forward on the matter of the permanently retired symbol,' the UI announced Monday.


Tue, 01/22/2019 - 7:00am

Eighth annual event's sights set well beyond One Winter Night

Eighth annual event's sights set well beyond One Winter Night

The $250,000 goal set for this year is intended to fund two-thirds of C-U at Home's 2019 budget — part of which will help defray the cost of its plans to take over the men's overnight emergency shelter starting next winter.


Tue, 01/22/2019 - 7:00am

Jim Dey | State's bet on expanded gambling poses risks

Once again, legislators who traditionally look for easy ways out of vexing problems are looking for an easy way out.


Tue, 01/22/2019 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, Jan. 22, 2019

Top of the Morning, Jan. 22, 2019

'High School Confidential' correspondent Sophia Wegeng will mark her 18th birthday by taking us on a tour of Villa Grove High School as part of our 'Snapchat Takeover' series.


 
 

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    Survey of CEOs shows 'a record jump in pessimism' about economy

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