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9 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

Danville teen facing murder charges

A Danville teen is facing murder charges in connection with the June 20 shooting of three people on the city's east side now that one of the victims has died.

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Related Topix: Danville, IL, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The News-Gazette

Ex-NBA player's mom won't be getting impounded car

The mother of former basketball star Keon Clark won't be getting behind the wheel of the sports car he was arrested for driving anytime soon, despite her legal efforts to get it returned.

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Related Topix: Danville, IL, State Prisons, Jacksonville Correctional Center, Prison

The News-Gazette

Top of the Morning, July 23, 2014

"If you get 260 bikes, it's going to be an eighth-of-a-mile-long line of motorcycles coming right at you - that's an impressive sight to see," said Chris Hanson, a Champaign firefighter and one of the organizers for Saturday's fundraiser.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Westville, IL

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The News-Gazette

Covenant CEO vows to fight Carle's bid to 'control' market

Presence Covenant Medical Center officials say they're objecting to more than just a bigger Carle Foundation Hospital in its 48-bed expansion plan.

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Related Topix: Danville, IL, Champaign, IL

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The News-Gazette

Domestic violence victims can seek advice from 'Virtual Legal Clinic'

Lt. Gov. Sheila Simon helped introduce the program Friday at Crosspoint Human Services at the Y, a transitional services shelter in downtown Danville, where the "Virtual Legal Clinic" is being introduced.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Danville, IL, Illinois

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The News-Gazette

Frerichs' money tops Cross' fund 2-to-1

Champaign Democrat Mike Frerichs holds a more than 2-to-1 fundraising lead over his opponent for state treasurer, although Republican Tom Cross outraised Frerichs in the recently completed quarter.

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Related Topix: Champaign, IL, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Aaron Schock, Champaign County, IL, Big Ant Studios, AFL, Video Games

The News-Gazette

State issues final orders, but no medical marijuana facilities sited

Now that state lawmakers have set the rules governing medical marijuana, the competition for a limited number of growing and dispensing licenses is heating up.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Champaign County, IL, Danville, IL

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The News-Gazette

Updated: multiple weather advisories issued for East Central Illinois

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has closed the Middle Fork River to recreation due to high water.

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Related Topix: Illinois, Monticello, IL, Weather, Champaign County, IL, Natural Disasters, Flood

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The News-Gazette

Prosecutor: Deputy justified in shooting man

The shooting of a rural Danville man by a Vermilion County sheriff's deputy last November was justified, according to the county's top prosecutor.

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Related Topix: Danville, IL

Fri Jun 27, 2014

The News-Gazette

Jobless rate dips throughout area

Otherwise, most area counties had unemployment rates between 6 and 7 percent, and two area counties - Ford and Moultrie - enjoyed rates under 6 percent.

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Related Topix: Champaign County, IL, Champaign, IL, Danville, IL

Thu Jun 26, 2014

The News-Gazette

Unlikely horse trained for riding competition at Vermilion fair

They crowded around the stout, short-legged stallion Wednesday afternoon after 14-year-old Bailey Theesfeld of Rankin rode Harvey through the pole bending competition.

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Related Topix: Rankin, IL

Tue Jun 24, 2014

The News-Gazette

17-year-old wanted in Danville shooting arrested in Chicago

A 17-year-old Danville man is behind bars in connection with a shooting that injured three people on Friday.

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Related Topix: Danville, IL

The News-Gazette

Vermilion County Fair

Vermilion County Fair Queen Pageant judges discuss the contestants in thier swimsuits during the pageant at the Vermilion County Fair in Danville on Tuesday, June 24, 2014.

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Related Topix: Danville, IL, Henning, IL, Catlin, IL, Tilton, IL

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