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  1. Area history, April 19, 2014Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... oxygen. In 1999: Jeffrey Barkstall spoke Sunday at the dedication of the Vernon L. Barkstall Elementary School in Champaign, named for the executive director of the Urban League of Champaign County for 28 years, who died in 1995.

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  2. Woman kept positive spirit after being hit by drunk driverRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... two years, recovering from injuries she suffered when a drunk driver hit her car on July 4, 2012, in northwest Champaign. The lower half of her right leg was amputated, her left leg can't bend, she's been through more than a dozen surgeries, and she ...

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  3. UI-Carle med school partnership urgedRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... the Medical Scholars program. Those students work on an M.D. (from UIC) plus a Ph.D., J.D. or MBA from the Urbana-Champaign campus. There currently are 122 medical scholars. The college also has 18 full-time faculty, five part-time basic sciences ...

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  4. 'Insurgent educator' to talk urban farmingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... bike ride through town. Prosperity Gardens Workday*, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Prosperity Gardens, North First Street, Champaign: A workday at Champaign's fast-growing urban farm.

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  5. Top of the Morning, April 19, 2014Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    So what was UI president Bob Easter thinking when he agreed to belt "Take Me Out To the Ballgame" - the seventh-inning anthem of the Cubs - during a high school baseball game today in Champaign? "If I could get out of it, I would," Easter said with a laugh late Friday afternoon.

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  6. Pontiacs Quality over Quantity at SEMARead the original story

    Nov 12, 2013 | High Performance Pontiac

    ... panel cover, Italian leather-wrapped roll cage, and flush mounted glass. Troy Gudgel of BBT Fabrications in Champaign, Illinois is listed as the builder. Trans Am Depot, of course, had a booth at SEMA this year to showcase its awesome concepts ...

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  7. Tom's mailbag April 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The News-Gazette

    ... political punching bag Gordy Hulten and what may be the highest point in a town that was named for its flatness (Champaign: an expanse of level open country). "Tom, The UI is installing artificial turf on the playing fields north of the soccer ...

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  8. WDJT-TV (Channel 58) adds a Madison bureauRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... who will be reporting politics and human interest stories from Madison. Ade previously worked at WICD-TV in Champaign, Ill. as a sports reporter, and does not appear to have any political experience. He is a graduate of Southern Illinois University. ...

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  9. State funds to pay for widening of High Cross RoadRead the original story

    Friday | The News-Gazette

    ... vement, bike lanes, improved crossings and new traffic signals. Also, Interstate 74 will receive some patchwork in Champaign, DeWitt, Piatt and Vermilion Counties, as will Interstate 57 in Champaign County.

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  10. DS Volition seeking city incentives to remodel, expandRead the original story

    Friday | The News-Gazette

    Video game developer DS Volition is seeking about $200,000 in incentives from the city of Champaign so the company can remodel its downtown offices and expand by as many as 100 employees.

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  11. Multitarget TB drug could treat other diseases, evade resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Science Daily

    ... resistance have been reported. The above story is based on materials provided by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign . The original article was written by Liz Ahlberg. Note: Materials may be edited for content and length. Kai Li, Lici A. ...

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  12. Champaign 2014 Firefighters of the Year selectedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Exchange Club of Champaign will honor Champaign Fire Department's 2014 Firefighters of the Year Lieutenant Matt Plutz, Acting Engineer Todd Anderson, and Probationary Fire Fighter Jesse Rivera at a noon luncheon on Monday, April 21 at O'Charley's, 730 W. Town Center Blvd., Champaign.

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  13. SUV crashes into home; no injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The News-Gazette

    Nobody was reported hurt when an SUV crashed into a home at about 6:30 p.m. Thursday near Maynard Lake in Champaign.

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  14. Area history, April 18, 2014Read the original story

    Friday | The News-Gazette

    In 1914: Farmers in Champaign Township are opposed to issuing bonds or levying a special assessment to pave country roads, they said last night at a public meeting in Staley.

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  15. Village gets an earful on video gamingRead the original story

    Friday | The News-Gazette

    ... where liquor is served, as well as veterans' and fraternal halls and truck stops. There are 134 such machines in Champaign alone, and they're doing increasingly bigger business. In 2014, players are on pace to lose $6 million playing games like ...

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  16. CVR Partners Names New CEORead the original story

    Friday | Agri Marketing

    ... automotive industry groups. Pytosh holds a bachelor's degree in chemistry from the University of Illinois, Urbana- Champaign. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the University of Illinois Foundation.

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  17. 3D microvascular network allows for repeated self-healing in composite materialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KurzweilAI.net

    ... Researchers at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have created a 3D vascular system that allows high-performance composite materials such as fiberglass to heal autonomously and ...

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  18. Now, composite materials that can self-heal repeatedlyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Newkerala.com

    ... in the Beckman Institute's Autonomous Materials Systems (AMS) Group at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, led by professors Nancy Sottos, Scott White, and Jeff Moore created 3D vascular networks-patterns of microchannels filled with ...

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  19. West Aurora's Spagnola sets state recordRead the original story

    Thursday | Daily Herald

    ... 2.5 seconds. But Spagnola had a first at a major invite, winning the 100-meter dash by two-tenths of a second over Champaign Centennial speedster Dominique Lewis with a time of 12.46 seconds. When teammate Kyla Walton placed runner-up to Spagnola in ...

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  20. Philo resident renews plea for golf team at Unity HighRead the original story

    Thursday | The News-Gazette

    ... by potential players and their parents and by community members supportive of the idea. The Legends Golf Club in Champaign has offered the use of its facility as a practice location at a cost of $100 per player, which would include a pass that would ...

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