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Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:50:14 GMT
Climatologists: October 7th warmest on record in Illinois  -  Herald & Review
... it the fourth warmest January through October in Illinois on record. The warmest was in 2012 when the average was 59.1 degrees. The Illinois State Water Survey is a Division of the Prairie Research Institute of the University of Illinois at Urbana ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:44:27 GMT

Photo Gallery from CU: Cubs win 2016 World Series against Cleveland Indians  -  Daily Illini
Students celebrate after the Cubs win Game 7 of the 2016 World Series against the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday, November 2 on Green Street at the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign. (Ryan Fang). Students celebrate after the Cubs win Game 7 ...
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 21:42:52 GMT

Urbana brothers, C-U Fresh Start candidates, charged with gun crimes  -  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
Urbana police and Champaign County sheriff's deputies responded to the 200 block of South Grove Street at 12:18 a.m. Tuesday and found a man outside who had been shot in the buttocks and a woman inside an apartment who was hit in the knee by ...
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 20:07:42 GMT
CU Folk & Roots Festival  -  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
The Champaign-Urbana Folk and Roots Festival is an all-volunteer-run, grassroots festival that brings together national, regional and local artists and folk organizations for over 80 high-quality folk performances and participatory activities ...
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 18:56:54 GMT

Eagle Express bus service starts Monday in Rantoul  -  Rantoul Press
The Champaign County Area Rural Transit System (C-CARTS), operated by the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (CUMTD) under an agreement with Champaign County, will begin the fixed-route service. The route has been planned through a ...
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 18:11:56 GMT
Adult store clerk robbed at gunpoint  -  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
URBANAChampaign County sheriff's deputies are looking for the man who held up an adult store on Urbana's north side Tuesday night. Lt. Curt Apperson said about 10:44 p.m., a man entered the Lover's Playground, 3604 N. Cunningham Ave., displayed ...
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 17:23:35 GMT
Prison for wounded man who possessed a gun  -  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
URBANA — A Champaign man who was shot multiple times in the leg and groin last spring has been sentenced to three years in prison because police found a gun in his apartment. Jeremy K. Robinson, 32, who last lived in the 2000 block of Cynthia Drive, ...
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 12:01:05 GMT
Urbana school board hears details of housing authority's attendance plan  -  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
URBANAUrbana families wanting assistance from the Housing Authority of Champaign County may soon have to make sure their kids attend school regularly in order to qualify for services. Ed Bland, executive director of the housing authority, presented ...
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 12:01:05 GMT
Champaign council approves grant for CU Fresh Start  -  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
CHAMPAIGN — The Champaign City Council voted Tuesday to help Champaign-Urbana's new anti-gun-violence program to the tune of a $127,028 grant. The money, from the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, will be spread over two fiscal years.
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 06:58:12 GMT
Maxine Fogerson  -  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
WHITE HEATH – Maxine Fogerson, 81, of White Heath died Sunday (Oct. 30, 2016) at Champaign Urbana Nursing and Rehab, Savoy. She was born the youngest of seven children to Wm. Orville and Minnie Larson Brown in Lodge. She was married to ...