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  1. Tolono opts against annexationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The News-Gazette

    ... corner of the parcel is contiguous to the village. Board members decided to waive requirements for Maxwell to follow Tolono's subdivision and zoning ordinances, putting the matter in the hands of the county. If the village would have annexed the ...

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  2. Unity teacher pleads to misdemeanor DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | The News-Gazette

    A Unity High School teacher who pleaded guilty to driving under the influence is set to be sentenced in Champaign County Circuit Court next month. David Bass, 53, of Tolono, pleaded guilty Thursday before Judge Richard Klaus to misdemeanor DUI, admitting that on Jan. 23 he was driving while intoxicated on Philo Road at Amber Lane in Urbana.

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  3. Illinois Foundation Seeds' CEO To Retire, Replacement NamedRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Agri Marketing

    ... of industry-leading sweet corn genetics. Thompson was previously the sweet corn breeder and station manager at IFSI's Tolono, Illinois, location. He will remain there.

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  4. The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, March 30, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The News-Gazette

    Tolono Fire Chief Dale Grimm talks about saving his mentor. He was in the new fire station in Tolono on Tuesday, March 24, 2015.

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  5. Savoy residents want their voices heardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The News-Gazette

    ... of Carrie Busey Elementary. There was talk about packing up and leaving for Unit 7, just a few miles down U.S. 45 in Tolono, which would have welcomed a wave of new students with open arms. But after researching all that goes into an official ...

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  6. New Tolono Fire StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    Sunday, the $1.2 million fire station at 214 N. Bourne St. in Tolono will be open from 3 to 5 p.m. for the public to get an up-close look at the department's new digs.

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  7. Tolono awards bid for sewer extension contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    The village board voted to award the North Calhoun Street storm sewer extension project contract to Schomburg & Schomburg Inc. of Danville in the amount of $1.26 million. Trustees Greg Kingston and Ryan Perry voted in opposition, and Trustee Kent Plackett was absent.

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  8. Tolono Fire Protection District to celebrate opening of new fire stationRead the original story

    May 6, 2010 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Central Illinois residents are being invited by the Tolono Fire Protection District to celebrate their new fire station at a public dedication ceremony and open house on March 29. Officials say the ceremony will begin at 3:00 p.m. at the new fire station, located at 214 North Bourne Street in Tolono. Following the ceremony, an open house will be held until 5:00 p.m. Tolono Fire Protection District members will be on hand to give tours of the station, as well as show off some of the equipment used by the department.

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  9. Illinois man's murder sentence raised to 65 years in retrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... the death of 32-year-old Mark Maggio. Authorities said he shot his brother at a grocery store their family owned in Tolono as part of a long-running feud about money. Maggio pleaded guilty in 2011 and was sentenced to 35 years in prison. But Maggio ...

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  10. Updated: Maggio murder sentence boosted to 65 years in retrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    A former Savoy man convicted of the first-degree murder of his younger brother is headed to prison for 65 years, 30 more than he had received for the crime almost four years ago. The sentence is the second imposed on Brian Maggio, 46, for the July 21, 2010, shooting death of his brother, Mark Maggio, 32. The younger Maggio was gunned down by his brother at the now-closed Tolono IGA that the two of them owned together.

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  11. Nurse who flattened co-worker in Champaign hotel sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    A Tolono woman who admitted to pummeling her friend while intoxicated pleaded guilty Tuesday to misdemeanor battery and was sentenced to conditional discharge. Julie Bliss, 44, admitted to Judge Tom Difanis that on Dec. 5, she threw her friend Kristi Davis of Royal to the ground, causing Davis to break her wrist.

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  12. Bond issue OK'd to pay for Tolono storm sewerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    The village board voted to issue $1.7 million in general obligation bonds that will pay for a storm sewer project in the central and northern parts of town. The village also voted to retain Chicago-based Ice Miller as the bond counsel and Bloomington-based Jacob & Klein for legal services.

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  13. Area history, Feb. 20, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... 6 mph when the men were ordered to jump off. Sheriff Gus Evans was telephoned shortly after the train arrived at Tolono and arrived there about 20 minutes later and arrested the men. They did not offer resistance. In 1965: Three former University of ...

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  14. Unity coach's resignation causes stirRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... technology teacher at Unity but did not resign from that position. "I know a lot of people in life make mistakes," Tolono resident Randy Grace told the board. "I would be more supportive of a suspension of some sort. He touched a lot of people. I ...

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  15. No injuries in grain elevator fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    According to a fire department report, firefighters were called to a blaze at United Prairie at 4:54 p.m. "The building that was on fire contained office supplies and things like that," said Tolono Assistant Fire Chief Chris Humer. "When we arrived, we found some pretty significant fire coming out of the east side of the building.

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  16. Cupid's arrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... he said. That was 10 years ago, when she was working as a dispatcher for Carle Arrow Ambulance and he was a volunteer Tolono firefighter. A couple months later, he also began work at Arrow as an ambulance dispatcher. Today, the Humers are obviously ...

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  17. Stolen car brings prison sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    A Fisher man was sentenced Tuesday to 4 1/2 years in prison for stealing a car in Tolono in December. He was arrested on Dec. 31 for stealing a car that had been left running in The Oaks mobile home park in Tolono about noon that day.

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  18. Two charged in murder of missing U of I student from ChicagoRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... authorities said. Mundo's body had been found Saturday along a rural road outside the central Illinois city of Tolono and publicly identified Monday as the U.of I. junior - among two Hispanic men to go missing in Champaign in the last month. The two ...

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  19. Two Arrests After U of I Studenta s Body Found Near TolonoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    ... latively small amounts of marijuana and cash." Police say the suspects took Mundo's body to a rural area northwest of Tolono and left the body near a tree line.

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  20. 2 arrests after missing U of Illinois student's body foundRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... latively small amounts of marijuana and cash." Police say the suspects took Mundo's body to a rural area northwest of Tolono and left the body near a tree line. Police say they have the handgun used in the crime.

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