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Urbana, Illinois is located in Champaign County. Zip codes in Urbana, IL include 61801, 61803, and 61802. The median home price in Urbana is $112,900 which is roughly $83/per square foot. More Urbana information.

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Report of smoke causes plane to return to Willard Airport

Smoke detectors sounding on a Dallas-bound American Eagle flight prompted its return to the University of Illinois Willard airport in Savoy without incident Monday morning.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

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Back to school: 12 Adorable lunch boxes

Amy Hatch began her career as a print journalist, and now works as a freelance writer and editor.

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'Life Itself' is Being Shown at the Historic Virginia Theatre

Dwayne Johnson tries, but he's surrounded by poor CGI and a terrible adaptation of yet another comic book.

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The News-Gazette

Rantoul police investigate stabbing

Rantoul Police are investigating a stabbing in the northeast part of the village Monday.

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The News-Gazette

Two hospitalized after weekend shootings in Danville

The men - identified only as a 19-year-old Urbana man and a 28-year-old Danville man - were each listed in good condition at an Urbana hospital, according to Public Safety Director Larry Thomason.

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West Nile threat quiet, but weather could change that

Urbana Public Health District's Whitney Greger removes the net from a mosquito trap in Champaign Friday July 25, 2014.

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Central American Children Coming To Illinois

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn says his state is prepared to help "in whatever way necessary'' to preserve the well-being of unaccompanied children.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The News-Gazette

Tom Kacich: Century-old journals shed new light on C-U pioneer

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.

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Northwest Herald

LITH hires new finance director

LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has a new finance director. The Village Board on Thursday hired Rich Hentschel to replace Robert Miller, who resigned from the job in May for personal reasons.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The News-Gazette

Area history, July 27, 2014

In 1914: Franklin H. Boggs of Urbana , Republican candidate for circuit court in the Sixth Judicial Circuit, appears a universal favorite in tomorrow's election, at which time a successor to the late Judge Solon Philbrick will be chosen.

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Storm damage limited to fallen trees, branches

City crews were out clearing fallen tree limbs and dealing with flooded streets after a severe thunderstorm passed through the region early Saturday evening.

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UI Extension surveys farmers markets prices

Illinois produce farmers can get a better handle on what the market is bearing, with University of Illinois Extension staff collecting data on what's charged at farmers' markets.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The News-Gazette

Woman accused of faking her own kidnapping

A woman who was said to have been kidnapped at Market Place Mall in June was complicit in the scheme and in fact devised the hoax with her alleged kidnappers, a federal prosecutor said on Friday.

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Marijuana-friendly ordinances OK'd

They are looking to change their own rules to allow the businesses made legal under the state's new medical marijuana law to find a place within the city.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The News-Gazette

Correctional facilities study OK'd

The study of sheriff's department operations will be undertaken by a number of local companies, led by Gorski Reifsteck Architects.

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Area history, July 24, 2014

In 1914, for the first time in the history of the local waterworks plant, officials are asking residents of Champaign and Urbana to conserve water use in case of a fire.

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UI trustees OK raise for Groce, increase in State Farm Center budget

University of Illinois trustees lent their support to the Illinois basketball program Friday by approving a budget increase to the State Farm Center renovation and a raise for basketball coach John Groce.

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'Rally for Gaza' scheduled Friday in Urbana

Local Palestinian sympathizers plan to hold a "Rally for Gaza" on Friday afternoon in front of the Urbana City Building.

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Urbana nearing deal with former staffer

A legal dispute between Urbana and a former employee is quickly approaching a resolution in a settlement agreement that favors the city.

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