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1 hr ago | American Library Association
The Freedom to Read Foundation will provide two scholarships to interested Library & Information Science students for "Intellectual Freedom and Censorship," a two-credit online course taking place Aug. 26-Oct. 10, 2014.
6 hrs ago | Business Journal
Some drivers stopping for their morning gas fill-up today were surprised to see "Col.
Voters in the Champaign school district will likely be asked to approve $150 million to build a new Central High School and renovate Centennial High School, about $30 million more than early estimates for the projects.
An adorable goat, perhaps after too much roughhousing, got stuck in a hole at his home in Champaign, Illinois.
The first robbery occurred at 10:54 p.m. on the 600 block of East Chalmers Street and the second one happened at 11 p.m. on the 600 Block of South Sixth Street in Champaign.
Despite being wounded by a German land mine months earlier, James C. Karr befriended some of the prisoners he guarded in 1945.
No watches or warnings with these right now, and these are moving in from Champaign, Illinois.
"For me personally - and I got a suspension report every week but didn't collectively keep track of them - it was shocking to see the numbers," Jamal Brown said of the Champaign schools' discipline data for the 2013-14 year, presented to him and other school board members recently.
A recently discovered journal kept by J.O. Cunningham, the author of 1905's "The History of Champaign County," includes passages about his decision to leave a teaching job in Eugene, Ind., about 50 miles southeast of here, to come to Urbana, and his first days in the county in the summer of 1853.
City crews were out clearing fallen tree limbs and dealing with flooded streets after a severe thunderstorm passed through the region early Saturday evening.
Jocelyn Millar, left, a professor of entomology at UC Riverside, with Stefan Schulz, past-president of the International Society of Chemical Ecology, after receiving the ISCE Silver Medal at the society's annual meeting in Urbana-Champaign, Ill., in July 2014.
A University of Illinois economist says farmers who rent land will probably need to renegotiate what they pay after watching corn and soybean prices fall.
Bradley P. Gould, superintendent of Champaign County Veteran's Assistance Commission at the VFW Post 630 Memorial Day ceremonies on Monday, May 26, 2014.
Thank goodness the scene at the end of the 100-mile overnight marathon that is the St. Jude Run is so uplifting.
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Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 03:17 pm
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