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7 hrs ago | The News-Gazette
The capture of Rakim Vineyard's killer alone won't solve the city's ongoing violence problem, Champaign Police Chief Anthony Cobb said.
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11 hrs ago | Science Daily
Scientists attached radio-frequency identification tags to hundreds of individual honey bees and tracked them for several weeks.
15 hrs ago | The News-Gazette
A 25-year-old Bement man was arrested at midday Monday for allegedly trying to rob a woman of her purse on the University of Illinois campus.
20 hrs ago | The News-Gazette
20 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur
Champaign police continue to search for the man who shot and killed a 22-year-old in broad daylight Saturday, while the community wonders how this could happen again, within a month of another man being gunned down.
By injecting mesenchymal stem cells into mouse leg muscles prior to several bouts of eccentric exercise , researchers were able to increase the rate of repair and enhance the growth and strength of those muscles in the exercising mice.
The Champaign Park District has announced that the final steps to completing trail work of the northern end of Kaufman Lake will begin on Monday, July 21. The trail around the lake will be completely paved to better serve residents who use the area for walking, running, birding, fishing, and canoeing.
Image Caption: Some beekeepers tend to feed sucrose or high-fructose corn syrup to their honey bees during times when nectar is lacking in the hive.
According to a police report, an 18-year-old woman told officers that somebody sexually assaulted her in the vicinity of West Side Park sometime between 11 p.m. Friday and 12:49 a.m. Saturday.
In this Thursday, July 17, 2014 photo construction workers build a commercial complex in Springfield, Ill.
Logan and Champaign County residents are welcoming a new Meals-on-Wheels service provider to the area.
Tired of reading about companies slashing office workforce and laying off employees? Well, the coin has flipped and given us a bit of good news on the other foot.
Champaign police are looking for a man who shot another in that city just before 12:30 p.m. Saturday.
Nayeli Benitez, left, and Faith Smith, both 12 from Urbana, enjoy their ride on the Cliff Hanger at the opening day of the 2014 Champaign County Fair in Urbana on Friday, July 18, 2014.
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Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 08:12 pm
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