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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.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
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.
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.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
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.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
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.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
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.
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.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
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.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
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.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
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.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
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.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
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.
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.